February 12-13 - Golf Club of Dallas, Dallas, TX
March 19-20 - Waterchase Golf Club. Fort Worth, TX
April 30 - May 1 - The Courses at Watters Creek, Plano, TX
Medalist Hill Country
February 12-13 - The Club at Comanche Trace (Hills/Creeks), Kerville, TX
May 7-8 (Rescheduled from March 19-20) - Vaaler Creek Golf Club, Blanco, TX
April 23-24 - Frio Valley Ranch Golf Club, Concan, TX
Entry & Eligibility Information
Entries Open: January 5, 2022 @ 9:00 AM
Entries Close: Monday Prior to each event @ 5:00 PM
Entry Fee: $150
TGA Staff Contact: Tournament Coordinator - Duffy Suhr
Eligibility: Entries open to male amateur golfers who reside in Texas. Applicants must have a certified WHS Handicap Index of 15.0 or less through a TGA member club. Please reference TGA Policies and Procedures for TGA further details, including Policies and Proceudres, and Terms of Competitons. There are no regional restrictions; members can play in either TGA Medalist North or TGA Medalist Hill Country events.
WHS Handicap: Players needing a WHS Handicap who are not members of a TGA Member Club can join the TGA Medalist program by clicking here.
Entry Procedure: The field will be established in the order in which entries are received. Each event will be allocated 39 Open Division and 12 Senior Division (age of 55 or older at the start of the first round) players for the first two weeks of registration. Once the two week-deadline has passed, and if the field or a division is not full, the TGA will fill the remaining spots in the field with wait listed entries, which may affect the original size of each division. These entries will be accepted into the field in the order in which received, regardless of division. For additional information regarding wait list and when the number of applicant exceeds the division capacity, please refer to the TGA Policies and Procedures.
Format/Field Size: Scheduled for 36 holes of Stroke Play (no cut), gross only. Field limit of 51 players.
Medalist Hill Country #1
The Club at Comanche Trace
|Medalist North #1 |
The Golf Club of Dallas
|Medalist Hill Country #2|
May 7-8 (Rescheduled from March 19-20)
Vaaler Creek Golf Club
|Medalist North #2|
Waterchase Golf Club
|Medalist Hill Country #3|
Frio Valley Ranch
|Medalist North #3|
April 30 - May 1
The Courses at Watters Creek
Starting Times / Pairings Information: Starting times / pairings will be emailed to players, and posted online at www.txga.org the Tuesday prior to each event by 5:00 PM. Tee Times will all start off #1 with the respective starting times for each event are as follows (the Senior Division generally will tee off first):
Medalist North #1 (The Golf Club of Dallas): 10:00 AM both days
Medalist North #2 (Waterchase Golf Club): 12:00 PM both days
Medalist North #3 (The Courses at Watters Creek): 10:30 AM both days
Medalist Hill Country #1 (The Club at Comanche Trace - Hills/Creeks): 10:30 AM both days
Medalist Hill Country #2 (Vaaler Creek Golf Club): 11:00 AM both days
Medalist Hill Country #3 (Frio Valley Ranch): 10:00 AM both days
Each TGA Medalist Series does not have exemptions into the event themselves; However, participants can earn exemptions into future tournament based on their play throughout the series. Below is a list of earned exemptions from playing in the TGA Medalist Series:
For each event players play, they will earn Medalist Player of the Year points based on their overall finish. There will be one (1) Medalist Hill Country POY and one (1) Medalist North POY. Medalist POY points are only available to player participating in the Open Division. Earning POY points will only count for that respective series the points were earned (i.e. playing Medalist North #1 will only count towards the Medalist North POY standings - not Hill Country).
Provided players are otherwise eligible, earned exemptions and their qualifications are given out into the following tournaments:
- Texas Mid-Amateur Championship - The Medalist Player of the Year in both the North and Hill Country Series receive exemptions into the 2022 Texas Mid-Amateur Championship at TBD.
- North Mid-Amateur - Top five (5) players on previous year's Medalist North points list;
- South Mid-Amateur - Top five (5) players on previous year's Medalist Hill Country points list;
- North Amateur - Top five (5) players on current year's Medalist North points list;
- South Amateur - Top five (5) players on current year's Medalist Hill Country points list;
Points Breakdown: points are awarded based on the final finishing position in the respective event. All ties, other than first place, which is determine by a sudden death playoff, will receive that positions full points (i.e. two players tie for second place will both receive the full allotment of second place).