Texas Golf Association, Since 1906
Texas Golf Association, Since 1906

96th WTGA State Amateur Championship 

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Qualifying Round

Player Information

Entries Open: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 9:00 AM CST
Entries Close: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 5:00 PM CST
Withdraw Date: Friday July 7, 2017 at 5:00 PM CST

Player Field: Lowest handicap indexes in multiples of 8 with a maximum of 88 players. In the event the championship becomes over-subscribed, entries will be accepted in order of handicap index based upon the June 15, 2017 USGA Handicap Revision.

Format: The starting field will consist of 88 total players. The 32 players with the lowest qualifying scores will fill the championship flight and contend for the championship title. The qualifying round is optional for all but the players with the 32 lowest handicap indexes on the date the entries close. The 16 players eliminated in the first round of the championship flight match play may participate in an 18-hole stroke play consolation round. The remaining players will be flighted into seven flights of eight based on handicap indexes. The four players eliminated in the first round of flight matches will proceed to a consolation match play bracket for each flight.

Host Hotel: Affinity Travel Hotels will provide hotel options for the 96th WTGA State Amateur Championship. Please click here to view all the hotels in Bryan/College Station for the best rate in the area.

Practice Rounds: Each player is allowed one (1) practice round at Traditions Club on Monday, July 17, 2017 as the designated practice round day. Players must contact the host club golf shop and identify themselves as 2017 WTGA State Amateur Players to schedule a practice round.

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Schedule of Events

Monday, July 17
Tournament Registration: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Official Practice Round: Tee Times Beginning at 10:30 AM

Tuesday, July 18
Qualifying Round: 8:00 AM Tee Time Begin
Player Reception: TBD

Wednesday, July 19
Championship - Round of 32: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Flights 1-7: 10:08 AM - 1:44 PM
Championship - Round 16: 2:00 PM - 2:56 PM

Thursday, July 20
Championship - Quarterfinals: 8:00 AM - 8:24 AM
Flights 1-7 - Semifinals: 8:32 AM - 10:16 AM
Flights 1-7 Consolation - Semi: 10:24 AM - 12:08 PM
Championship - Semifinals: 12:30 PM - 12:38 PM
Championship Consolation Stroke Play: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Friday, July 21
Flights 1-7 Consolation Finals: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Flights 1-7 Finals: 9:10 AM - 10:10 AM
Championship Finals: 10:20 AM
Awards Luncheon: Following Play


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