North Four-Ball

Courses at Watters Creek
February 25-26, 2023

General Information
Date: February 25-26, 2023
Host Club: The Courses at Watters Creek 
TGA Staff Contact: Tournament Director - Amy Worthington

Entry & Eligibility Information
Entries Open: January 4, 2023 at 9:00 AM
Exempt Entry Deadline: January 25, 2023 at 5:00 PM
Entries Close: February 17, 2023 at 5:00 PM 

Entry Fee: $450

Eligibility: Entries are open to male amateur golfers residing in the North Texas region (31’ parallel, Salado, TX and South is the break point) with a certified WHS Handicap Index of 8.4 or less. Please reference TGA Competition Policies for further details, including Policies and Procedures, and Terms of Competition.

Entry Procedure:  The field will be established in the order in which entries are received with a priority for exempt players until the published exemption deadline of January 25, 2023 at 5:00 PM. Once the exemption deadline has passed, and if the field is not full, the TGA will fill the remaining spots in the field with waitlisted entries. These entries will be accepted into the field in the order in which they were received.

Championship Information

Format/Field Size: Play will be contested of 36-holes of four-ball stroke play. The field is limited to 44 teams.

Practice Round Information:  Each player is allowed one (1) practice round at the rate of $40.00, plus applicable taxes Monday through Thursday and after 12:00 PM Friday through Sunday. The respective rate includes a cart. Players must contact the host club directly to schedule a practice round by calling (214) 509-4653

Registration Information: There is no no official registration for TGA Regional Events. Players are asked to arrive to their respective starting tee 8-10 minutes prior to their starting time. 

Starting Times/Pairings Information: Starting times/pairings for the first round will be made no later than February 21, 2023 online at Final Round times/pairings will be available in the evening preceding play (approximately one hour after the completion of play) online at Final round starting times/pairings will be re-drawn based on total score following the previous rounds of play.

For complete championship information, click here.   

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, January 4 
9:00 AM - Registration Opens

Wednesday, January 25 
5:00 PM - Registration Exempt Deadline

Friday, February 17 
5:00 PM - Registration Closes

Tuesday, February 21 
5:00 PM - Player Information & Round 1 Pairings Released

Saturday, February 25 
8:00 AM - Round 1 Begins off #1 & #10

Sunday, February 26 
8:00 AM - Final Round Begins off #1 & #10
Following Play - Awards Presentation

Provided players are otherwise eligible, exemptions are given to the following:

a) Top Ten (10) teams in previous year’s North Four-Ball

  • Bobby Massa + Chris Wheeler
  • Gant Bills + Scott Maurer
  • Ben Davis + Chuck Gardner
  • Kevin Doskocil + Chris Headen
  • Riley Goff + Kyle Kelley
  • Bruce Smith + Mike Tate
  • Eddie Bell + Tim Bowe
  • Mike Flanagan + Jon Yarbrough
  • Sean Hayes + Jon Moore
  • Colby Amparan + Gary Ezmerlian

b) Last Three (3) Regional Four-Ball Champions

  • Bobby Massa + Chris Wheeler
  • Derek Abel + Chris Wheeler
  • Nick Hance + Matthew Griggs

c) Two (2) host club exemptions