Mississippi Gulf Coast






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 60 days of joining the tour and filling out the 2019 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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(now through the end of the year)

2020 Schedule with Dates Listed Below


2020 Tournament Schedule with Dates 

February 15: Tourn of Champions (Invitation Only)

February 29: TBD
March 14-15: Regional Major at Old Waverly GC and Mossy Oak GC (West Point, MS) 
April 4: TBD
April 25: TBD
May 16: TBD
May 30-31: Spring Major at Beau Pre GC (Natchez) 
June 13: TBD
June 27: Border Classic I in MS (Co-event with Louisiana South Tour)
July 18-19: Summer Major TBD
August 15: Border Classic II in LA (Co-event with Louisiana South Tour)
August 29: The Preserve GC (Vancleave) 
September 12-14: Final Major TBD 

October 23-25: Golfweek National Championship (Hilton Head)

TBD: Cup Matches (Invitation Only) at TBD

2019 Season's Points Winners:

Champ Flight: Mike Hymel

A Flight: Glenn Partrick
B Flight: Jamie Boykin
C Flight: Jeff Carey
D Flight: Don Henning

All 5 players earned a paid entry fee to the National Championship in Hilton Head, SC

2019 Season Final Major at Diamondhead CC
for full results, go to: 

and select: Mississippi Gulf Coast

Congratulations to the following winners per flight:

Champ Flight:  Mike Hymel (75-75)
A Flight:  Glenn Partrick (82-78)
B Flight:  Barry Boatner (81-83)
C Flight: Jeff Carey (87-91)
D Flight: Mike Benzel (98-97)

Pictures posted soon


2020 Paid Member List
as of 

A FLIGHT      B FLIGHT            C FLIGHT               D FLIGHT             

    Bill Johnston  
 Year  Members  National Rank    
 2017  97      
 2018  89      
 2019  81      

Scoring Challenge

Tournament of Champions

You have to win to get in!!

The Tournament of Champions was created as a special event for any Mississippi Gulf Coast Tour player that captured a victory in a Mississippi Gulf Coast Tour hosted event in the previous year.  Any Mississippi Gulf Coast player that wins a Mississippi Gulf Coast hosted Major will qualify for the Tournament of Champions for the next two years.  The Tournament of Champions includes the players playing a round of golf with opportunity to win gift certificates and after the round, they (and their significant other) will take part in a Champion's Dinner.  The following players are eligible for playing in the 2018 Tournament of Champions to be held in February 2020:

Champ Flight
A Flight
B Flight
C Flight
D Flight
Joe Rush* (18/19)
Ed Veal** (18-22)Kelvin Hall* (18/19)
Kenny Hill* (18/19)Jim Elliott* (18/19)
Mike Hymel* (19/20)Josh Summerhill* (18/19)John Strickland* (18/19)
Tristan Johnson* (18/19)Carlton Sledge* (18/19)
Jimmy Lawrence* (19/20)Jonathan Kelly* (18/19)Shayne VanBenschoten* (18/19)Jeffrey Busco* (18/19)Rick Bell (19)

Rob Burig (19)Tres Gammill (19)Wesley Hearn (19)Wilson Gammill* (19/20)

Josh Gatlin* (19/20)Jamie Boykin* (19/20)Clint McDaniel (19)Don Henning* (19/20)

Box Meyers (19)Michael Massey (19)Bill Johnston (19)Mike Benzel* (19/20)

Glenn Partrick* (19/20)Nieves Villasenor* (19/20)Clark Boatner* (19/20)
  Barry Boatner* (19/20)Steve Walker* (19/20) 
   Bill Moore* (19/20) 
   Jeff Carey* (19/20)) 
*2yr exemption for Major win

 **5yr exemption for Winning Nationals  



Mississippi vs Birmingham (Ryder Cup-Style Event)

National Championship
Hilton Head, SC
October 18-20, 2019

The following 24 players will represent Mississippi Gulf Coast at Nationals in Hilton Head, SC

Largest group ever from the Mississippi Guf Coast Tour!!!

Tony AppersonRonnie AverettMichael BlainRocky FordMike Benzel
Mike HymelDoug CristinaBarry BoatnerBill JohnstonDon Henning
Ed VealJohn FrancisJamie BoykinJack Sawrey

Josh GatlinJason Boykin

Bubba KasierJeff Carey

Dennis LopezScott Moss

Glenn PartickDavid Tanner

Shayne VanBenschotenNieves Villasenor

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