Wednesday, July 2nd
Brookside Golf Club (Course #1), Pasadena
18 holes, gross stroke play
ABOUT: SCGA Youth on Course is hosting a qualifier for the 115th SCGA Amateur Championship, one of the longest and most well respected amateur events in the nation. The medalist earns a spot in the SCGA Amateur Championship held July 11-13 at Rancho Santa Fe GC. Past SCGA Amateur champions include PGA Tour stars Patrick Cantlay, John Merrick, and Tiger Woods! The defending champion is Beau Hossler.
ELIGIBILITY: This is a coed event. Both boys and girls will be playing from the same tees. This qualifier is open to amateurs who are members of a Youth on Course club who have a current USGA Handicap Index not exceeding 5.4 (men and women). All participants must be an active 2014 Youth on Course Club member.
If you are not an SCGA Youth on Course Club member and would like to become one, visit www.scga.org/yoc for information on how to join and enjoy all the benefits that we offer.
*(Members of Pro Kids Golf Academy, Tiger Woods Learning Center, The First Tee of South Los Angeles, and Grandfathers for Golf are eligible to participate)
ENTRY DEADLINE: June 25, 2014 *Field is limited to 104 players
PLAYER INFORMATION & PAIRINGS: Complete Tournament Information will be emailed once entries close. Pairings will be emailed one week before the qualifier.
FORMAT: The qualifier is an 18-hole individual gross stroke play event. The medalist will earn a spot in the SCGA Amateur Championship July 11-13 at Rancho Santa Fe GC.
ENTRY FEE: $50 (financial assistance available)
REFUND POLICY: No refunds will be honored within 72 hours of the event.
Withdrawal prior to the start of a competition:
To withdraw for any reason, a player must notify Youth on Course. During business hours (7:30 – 4:30) you may call Youth on Course at (818) 980-3630. To withdraw on a weekend or during non-business hours email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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