March 7, 2013

Registration open for state senior golf event

Submitted by the Georgia State Golf Association

— Registration is open for the second annual Georgia Senior Match Play Championship, which is scheduled for May 8 to 11 at White Columns Country Club in Alpharetta.

This Georgia State Golf Association event is open to male amateur golfers age 55 or older as of May 8, and eligible players must enter by April 17 at The field will consist of 120 players with the lowest USGA Handicap Indexes. After 36 holes of stroke-play qualifying, the low 16 players will advance to match play.

Registration closes next Wednesday for the sixth annual Georgia Super Senior Championship and on April 3 for the Georgia Four-Ball Championship. To learn more about these and other GSGA events, visit

Any questions regarding competitions may be directed to the rules and competitions department at (770) 955-4272, (800) 949-4742 or