- Golfer Benefits
The following individuals are exempt for the 2023 Mid-Amateur Championship.
Although exempt according to the conditions and regulations of the event, these players are only eligible to compete in Championship Proper if they submit the stipulated entry form and fee prior to the entry close date.
Mid-Amateur Champions of the last ten (10) years, if eligible (NEW in 2023)
2022 – Sean Fitzpatrick
2021 – Matt Parziale
2020 – Arthur Zelmati
2019 – Nick Maccario
2018 – Frank Vana, Jr.
2017 – Colin Brennan
2016 – Matt Parziale
2015 – Matt Parziale
2014 – Herbie Aikens
2013 – Frank Vana, Jr.
Fifteen (15) lowest scorers and ties in the 2022 Mid-Amateur Championship, if eligible
Amateur Champions the last five (5) years, if eligible
2022 – Conner Willett
2021 – Michael Thorbjornsen
2020 – Matthew Organisak
2019 – Steven DiLisio
2018 – Patrick Frodigh
2021 & 2022 Mass Golf Champions (NEW in 2023)
2021 Senior Amateur, Super Senior, Ouimet (Champ Division Only), and Amateur Public Links Champions, if eligible.
Senior – Keith Smith
Super Senior – Don Reycroft
Ouimet – Championship Division – Chris Francoeur
APL – James Imai
2022 Senior Amateur, Super Senior Amateur, Ouimet (Champ Division Only), and Amateur Public Links Champions, if eligible.
Senior – Frank Vana
Super Senior – Don Foberg
Ouimet – Championship Division – Ryan Downes
APL – Zachary Miller
Top fifteen (15) finishers and ties in the 2022 Richard D. Haskell Player of the Year standings, if eligible
Top four (4) finishers and ties in the 2022 George M. Cohen Senior Player of the Year standings, if eligible
Top (3) finishers and ties in the 2022 Super Senior Player of the Year standings, if eligible (NEW in 2023)
2022 Player of the Year, Junior Player of the Year, Senior Player of the Year, and Super Senior Player of the Year, if eligible
POY – Matt Parziale
Junior POY – Ryan Downes
Senior POY – Frank Vana
Super Senior POY- Don Foberg (NEW in 2023)
2022 Amateur Round of 32, if eligible
2022 NEGA Amateur and Senior Amateur Champions, if eligible
Amateur – Jared Nelson (VT)
Senior – Doug Clapp
Any Mass Golf member who qualified for the 2022 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, if eligible
(must have had an active Mass Golf membership in 2022)