114th SCGA AMATEUR QUALIFYING AND CHAMPIONSHIP INFORMATION
114TH SCGA AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP:
San Diego Country Club, Chula Vista
72 holes, stroke play.
Friday, July 12: Rounds 1 and 2 (36 holes stroke play). 84 players will play two rounds.
Following the second round, the field will be cut to the low 42 scores (plus ties)
Saturday, July 13:Round 3 (18 holes stroke play)
Sunday, July 14:Round 4 (18 holes stroke play)
ELIGIBILITY: This championship is open to amateurs who are members of a current SCGA member club with a handicap index of 5.4 or less at the time of registration.
May 22, 2013.
ENTRY FEE: $125
REFUND POLICY: Full refund less $10.00 processing fee if requested prior to closing date. 50% refund after the closing date and 48 hours prior to the event. No refunds will be honored within 48 hours of the event.
FORMAT: One 18-hole stroke play qualifying round. 84 players,including exempts will advance to the championship. Players may only attempt toqualify once.
QUALIFYING ROUNDS (18-holes strokeplay):
NOTE: Players may only attempt to qualify once.
Tuesday, June 4: Pala Mesa Resort, Fallbrook
Wednesday, June 5: Western Hills Golf & Country Club, Chino Hills
Thursday, June 6: Brookside Golf Club (#1), Pasadena
Thursday, June 6: Oak Valley Golf Club, Beaumont
Monday, June 10: Morgan Run Resort, Rancho Santa Fe
Tuesday, June 11: Monarch Beach Golf Links, Dana Point
Tuesday, June 11: Rustic Canyon GC, Moorpark
All exempt players must still meet eligibility requirements and register online for the championship prior to the entry closing date.
The past 10 SCGA Amateur Champions (2003-2012)
The past 10 California Amateur Champions (2003-2012)
2012 SCGA Amateur Championship (Top 10 finishers)
2013 SCGA Mid-Amateur Championship (Top 5 finishers)
2013 California Amateur Champion: TBD, June 2013
2012 California Amateur Championship (Match Play Qualifiers)
2012 Winner of SCGA Tournament of Club Champions (Joe Ryon)
2012 SCGA Match Play Champion (Niall Platt)
2012 SCGA Senior Amateur Champion (Dave Delich)
2012 CGA Senior Amateur Champion (Casey Boyns)
2013 CIF-SCGA High School Champion & State High School Champion
2012 U.S. Amateur, USAPL, U.S. Mid-Amateur or British Am (Match Play Qualifiers)
2012 Points List (Top 10 finishers)
SCGA members who qualified for the 2013 U.S. Open Championship
Current Club Champion of San Diego Country Club
SCGA members listed on the top 300 on the SPWAR and WAGR as of May 15
Special Exemptions as selected by the Rulesand Competitions Committee
Withdrawal prior to the start of a competition:
To withdraw for any reason prior to the start of an SCGA competition, a player must notify the SCGA Rules and Competitions Department. During business hours (7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)you may call the Rules and Competitions Department at (818) 980-3630, by email at email@example.com or withdraw online through your player profile account. Failure to notify the SCGA will subject the player to suspension from future SCGA competitions.
Withdrawal during an SCGA competition:
All players are expected to complete the competition which they start. Acceptable reasons for withdrawal during a competition are physical injury,illness, or an emergency. Poor play is not an acceptable reason for withdrawal. A player who withdraws without an acceptable reason or without notifying SCGA personnel will be subject to suspension from future SCGA competitions. If a player is aware of a possibility of withdrawal (e.g.injury) he should notify the SCGA as soon as possible and before pairings are announced for the next day.
All players who start a round must return a scorecard personally to SCGA staff or an SCGA official even if they are officially withdrawing. Players who do not follow this policy will be subject to suspension from future SCGA competitions. Players who withdraw also must sign and attest that the hole by hole scores are correct for the fellow-competitor's scorecard they were keeping and return that card to the fellow-competitor or another marker in the group.
PLAYER CODE OF CONDUCT POLICY
By submitting an entry for any SCGA-administered competition, the contestant understands that his/her participation is at the sole discretion of the SCGA. A contestant may be removed from any competition at the discretion of the SCGA staff or Rules and Competitions Committee at any time before or during the competition. Incidents of unbecoming conduct or actions deemed to be detrimental to the image of the SCGA or the “Spirit of the Game” are grounds for such removal and suspension from future SCGA-administered competitions.These include, but are not limited to the following:
1)Willful damage of the golf course or golf course property
2)Club throwing or unnecessary club tossing
3)Offensive or unbecoming language
4)Public criticism of golf course or verbal abuse of SCGA staff, officials,volunteers, host club staff or other contestants
5)Potential endangerment of others
6)Conduct deemed unbecoming
For additional SCGA Tournament Policies go to www.scga.org