This notice serves as confirmation for West Penn Amateur Qualifying on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Hill Crest Country Club in Lower Burrell, PA.
The qualifying round is 18 holes and the field is 30 players. There are 12 qualifying spots. Additional information will be distributed on the starting tee.
Format - 18 Holes of Stroke Play
Tee Markers - All play is from the BLUE tee markers
Pace of Play - The maximum allowable time will be four hours and fifteen minutes (4:15)
Play is governed by the USGA Rules of Golf. In the event of a tie for spots or alternates, a hole by hole sudden death playoff will take place on holes to be determined by the Committee.
Practice - Please contact the Golf Shop at 724-337-6361 for information regarding a practice round. Practice round fees are the responsibility of the player. The Golf Professional is Dave Thomas. Hill Crest does not have a driving range, player wishing to practice prior to the qualifying round will need to make other arrangements.
Transportation/Caddies - Players are required to walk for the qualifier and the championship proper. Players may bring their own caddies if they choose. Caddies must walk in performance of their duties.
Evacuation Plan - In the event of a suspension of play for a dangerous situation, players should return immediately to the Clubhouse.
Footwear - METAL CLEATS ARE PROHIBITED. THE PENALTY IS DISQUALIFICATION.
Food - The WPGA provides a light continental breakfast for players. All other food and beverage charges are the responsibility of the player.
Lodging - Lodging can be found in the Harmarville area off the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
Directions to the club can be found on the Hill Crest Country Club website