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As a Golfweek Amateur Tour Member, you will receive membership into a -USGA compliant club through USHandicap.com and issued an official USGA index.

Within 30 days of joining the tour and filling out the registration, each member will receive an email from USHandicap with instructions on how to sign into your account. You will not be able to access your Silver membership until you receive the confirmation email. Nothing will be mailed, everything will be done via email address.

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Updated: Feb. 20, 2014

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Be A Champion on the Golfweek Amateur Tour!

 

Flight leaders from each local tour will be invited to compete against the top tour members across the country at the 54-hole National Championship in Hilton Head, SC.
The 2014 Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship will be held Oct. 17-19 with a flighted skins game and Registration party on October 16.

 

2013 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS

(L to R): Elvis Sheahan, D; Dave Parish, C; Jason Liu, B; Albert Sanguiliano, A; Joe Jaspers, Championship

 

  

   

 

2014 Courses for the Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship

  

  

Championship Flight

Bear Creek

Black

Hampton Hall 

Blue

A Flight

Robert Cupp 

Blue

Oyster Reef

Blue

B Flight

The Ocean Course

Blue

CC of Hilton Head

Blue

C Flight

Robert Trent Jones

Blue

Arthur Hills PD

Blue

D Flight

Hampton Hall

Gold

Bear Creek

White

 

Women

Champ and A Flight will play from 6000 yards

B, C and D Flight will play from 5600 yards

 

 

Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship Week Itinerary

Monday, October 13th thru Wednesday, October 15th

All Day Practice Rounds for all 8 courses (CC of Hilton Head, Bear Creek, Hampton Hall, Oyster Reef, Robert Cupp at Palmetto Hall, Palmetto Dunes "Hills & Jones", Sea Pines Ocean Course) Ask for the Golfweek AGT practice round rate. Morning rate is $10 higher than afternoon at all courses All practice rounds must be booked before Oct 6th to receive the Golfweek AGT rate.

Wednesday, October 15th at Port Royal GC (One Day Only)

8:30 am 1 pm and 3:30 pm Money Back Guarantee putting experience Take part in the MBGPE© and reduce your handicap! Your success is guaranteed. MBGPE© attendees loose an average of 4 strokes in handicap. Small clinic sizes guarantee individual attention. Each participant receives a 12 pager color booklet echoing the clinic, as well as a Putting Doctor Training Aide. The cost is $150 per person. For more information, CLICK HERE

Thursday, October 16th

All Day Practice Rounds continue for all courses.

11:00am - 2:00pm Edwin Watts Demo Day with equipment manufacturers at Port Royal Clubhouse and on the range

9-6:00pm Join Golf Professional Glen Coombe, "The Putting Doctor" for a SAM PuttLab Demo Day at Port Royal Plantation putting green. For more information, CLICK HERE

1:00pm Skins Game at the Barony GC and Robber's Row GC in Port Royal Plantation (For more information, CLICK HERE)

5:00-8:00 pm Registration and Welcome Party at Port Royal Clubhouse.(For more information, CLICK HERE)

 

Friday, October 17st: Round One of the Tour Championship

7:00am-8:00am Tournament check in for all flights and player warm-up at assigned courses.

8:00am All players must be in their assigned carts for announcements.

8:30am Shotgun start for all flights at all courses.

1:30-3:30pm Scoring from Round One and lunch for all players at The Port Royal Plantation Clubhouse. Skins for each flight will be distributed at Port Royal Plantation immediately after play is completed.

 

Port Royal Clubhouse - Lunch for all players 

Menu:

  • House Made Meat Lasagna
  • Classic Caesar Salad with Fresh Croutons, Shave Pecorino
  • Fresh Garlic Bread
  • Choice of Soft Drink or Bottle Water

 Drink Specials:

  • Draft Beer, Soft Drinks or Bottle Water - $2.00
  • House Well Drinks and House Wine - $4.00
  • All you can drink Draft Beer - $10.00 *from 1:00pm to 5:00pm

 Additional Guests:

Bring your spouse or other guest for lunch - $12.00 per person to be paid at the door.

 

1:00 - 5:00pm  Edwin Watts Demo Day with equipment manufacturers at Port Royal Clubhouse and on the range

1:00 - 5:00pm Join Golf Professional Glen Coombe, "The Putting Doctor" for a SAM PuttLab Demo Day at Port Royal Plantation putting green.For more information, CLICK HERE

5:00-6:00pm Pairings for Round Two will be posted at Port Royal Plantation and on the Tour's website, www.amateurgolftour.net. Note: All pairings will be assigned by scores from the first round.

 

Saturday, October 18th: Round Two of the Tour Championship 

7:00am-8:00am Player sign in and warm-up at assigned course.

8:00am All players must be in their assigned carts for announcements.

8:30am Shotgun start for all flights at all courses.  

1:30-3:30pm Scoring from Round Two for all flights posted on main scoreboardatArthur Hills at Palmetto Dunes. Skins for each flight will be distributed at Arthur Hills PD immediately after play is completed and scores are posted.

Lunch at Arthur Hills at Palmetto Dunes for all players at except A Flight (Includes players from Bear Creek, Hampton Hall, Trent Jones, Arthur Hills, CC of Hilton Head and Sea Pines Ocean Course) Players from the A Flight at Oyster Reef and Robert Cupp will eat at the course just played.

1:00-5:00pm Trunk and Demo show of all participating manufacturers at Arthur Hills Golf Club, featuring Golf Professional Glen Coombe, "The Putting Doctor" for a SAM PuttLab For more information, CLICK HERE

Pairings for Round Three will be posted Saturday evening on the Tour's website,www.amateurgolftour.net. Note: All pairings will be assigned by scores from the first round and second rounds combined.

 

Sunday, October 19th: Final Round of the Tour Championship

7:00am-8:00am Player sign in and warm-up at assigned course.

8:00am All players must be in their assigned carts for announcements.

8:30am Shotgun start for all flights at all courses.

1:30-3:30pm Final scoring for all flights at the main scoreboardatArthur Hills at Palmetto Dunes.

Lunch provided for all players at Arthur Hills at Palmetto Dunes .

3:30-4:00pm Closing Ceremony and Awards Presentation for all winners including the Team Trophy, currently held by the Tidewater Tour.

Edwin Watts 2 person challenge will also be awarded. Winning team pictures taken and Edwin Watts gift cards given to the top 3 teams.

Drawings for raffles to benefit Stand Up to Cancer.

Local media will also be present for pictures and interviews with all the winners. 


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MIRIMICHI WINNERS

 

(L - R) Mike Penn (B), Scott Sagarra (D), Greg Cryder (C), Joey Bridges (A), & Ed McDugle (Champ)

 

Millington, TN - Beautiful weather for golf and a great golf course where the perfect combination to end the Memphis Golfweek Tours season at The Mirimichi Golf Course.  We had a really nice time, and hope all the players did as well.  Congrats to Danny McDougal on winning our 3rd putting contest finals!  Thanks to Greg King, Bobby Cochran, David Bartlett and the entire staff at Mirimichi for doing a fine job!


Champ - Ed Mcdugle wins again!  Phillip Roberts grabbed 2nd with Alex Kupiszewski taking 3rd.


A' Flight - Joey Bridges tuned up for the National Championships by shooting 77 & 78 (155) to claim 1st place.  Derek Joslin carded 80 & 80 (160) for 2nd place.  Max Paquette finishes 3rd.


B' Flight - Our guest from Birmingham Golfweek Tour, Mike Penn, comes back on day two for the win.  Congrats Mike!  Chris Prince came in 2nd with Mike Bertoldo taking 3rd.


C' Flight - Tour director Greg Cryder turns in an impressive 80 on day one, and hangs on for the win after posting a 93 on day two.  After putting a lot of pressure on the leader all day, Danny McDougal fall just short and takes 2nd place.  Bill Barker finishes 3rd.


D' Flight - Scott Sagarra grabs his second win in a row after carding an 86 & 91. Congrats Scott!  Jamie Ruth snagged 2nd with our guest from Birmingham tour, Shelieen Penn taking 3rd.



Thank all the players that supported the Memphis Golfweek Amateur for the 2014 season.  Lets get ready for a bigger and better season in 2015!  Everyone needs to spread the word during the offseason as much as possible, and I will do all I can to get our tour memberships over 100 next season.  We will be running a special on memberships later this fall, so pay attention to those tour newsletters.  Thanks again to all of you.  

 

 


2014 Season Flight Champions 

 

(L - R) Mike Bertoldo (B), Bart Watkins (D), Danny McDougal (C), Joey Bridges (A), & Ed McDugle (Champ) 

 

 

Just a few of the Players @ Mirimichi 

 

 

Bart Watkins, Mike Bertoldo, Mike Penn, Scott Sagarra, Shelieen Penn, Fred Bryant, Bill Barker, Greg Cryder, Joey Bridges, Ed McDugle, Andy Darrow, & Danny McDougal.  Not Pictured: Lisa Cryder 

Thanks to all of you for Playing!! 

 

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