Entry Application Begins February 20 for Four USGA Championships - MASSGOLF

usga announces first round of entry applications for 2019 championship propers

For immediate release: February 19, 2019

NORTON, Massachusetts – Entry applications for the 119th U.S. Open, the 74th U.S. Women’s Open, the 40th U.S. Senior Open and the 2nd U.S. Senior Women’s Open will begin on Wednesday, February 20, the United States Golf Association announced today. The applications will be made available online at champs.usga.org beginning at 9:00 a.m. EST.

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This upcoming season, 19 USGA Championship qualifiers will be held at Mass Golf member clubs across the Bay State, including a total of six local qualifiers for these four national championships, the only four championships conducted by the USGA that features both professional and amateur competitors alike. Entry application will be made available for additional USGA Championship Propers in the coming weeks and months.

While competitors can sign up to compete at any location in the United States for respective qualifiers, Mass Golf will be hosting two U.S. Open local qualifiers and one qualifier for the U.S. Women’s Open, U.S. Senior Open and the U.S. Senior Women’s Open. Additionally, the Rhode Island Golf Association will be conducting a U.S. Open qualifier at Ledgemont Country Club – a dual member club for both Mass Golf and the RIGA. Entry applications are filled on a first come, first serve basis for all eligible competitors and entries for all USGA Championships will only be accepted online at champs.usga.org.

The schedule for the list of local qualifiers in the Bay State can be found below:

U.S. Open Championship
June 13-16
Pebble Beach Golf Links (Pebble Beach, CA)

• Local Qualifier – May 6 – Ledgemont Country Club (Seekonk – conducted by RIGA)
• Local Qualifier – May 7 – Berkshire Hills Country Club (Pittsfield)
• Local Qualifier – May 9 – Pinehills Golf Club (Plymouth)

 U.S. Senior Open

June 27 – June 30
Warren Course at Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)

• Qualifier – May 28 – Oyster Harbors Club (Osterville)

U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship
May 16-19
Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club (Southern Pines, NC)

• Qualifier – April 17 – Bay Club at Mattapoisett (Mattapoisett)

U.S. Women’s Open
May 30-June 2
Country Club of Charleston(Charleston, SC)

• Qualifier – May 6 – TPC Boston (Norton)


In addition to the aforementioned entry applications, the USGA has announced that entry application for their remaining Championship Propers will go live on USGA.org during the following weeks.

Week of April 1, 2019:
U.S. Junior Amateur Championship
U.S. Amateur Championship
U.S. Girls’ Junior Amateur Championship
U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship

Week of April 29, 2019:
U.S. Senior Amateur Championship
U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship
U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship
U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship

Week of May 6, 2019:
2020 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball
2020 U.S. Women’s Four-Ball Championship