March 28, 2013

Georgia Am hopefuls: Time to register for qualifiers, tournament

Submitted by the Georgia State Golf Association

— MARIETTA — Registration is open for the 92nd annual Georgia Amateur Championship, which is scheduled for July 11-14 at Pinetree Country Club in Kennesaw.

This Georgia State Golf Association tournament is open to male amateur golfers who are GSGA members and Georgia residents, and the field will consist of 144 players. Non-exempt players must enter through one of 10 statewide 18-hole qualifiers.

The format is 72 holes of stroke play, with the field cut to the low 70 and ties after 36 holes. The criteria for exempt players and a list of qualifying sites are both available at gsga.org, where eligible players must register by May 8.

Registration is also open for the 42nd annual Georgia Four-Ball Championship (through Wednesday), Georgia Senior Match Play Championship (through April 17) and Georgia Senior Women’s Match Play Championship (through May 1).

Any questions regarding GSGA competitions should be directed to the rules and dompetitions department at (770) 955-4272, (800) 949-4742 or info@gsga.org.