This notice serves as confirmation for West Penn Mid-Amateur Championship on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Williams Country Club in Weirton, WV.
The competition is 36 holes and the field is 78 players. Please note the starting times and pairings below. Starting tees will be holes #1 & #10. Additional information will be distributed on the starting tees.
Format - 36 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, a hole by hole sudden death playoff will take place on holes to be determined by the Committee.
Practice - Practice rounds are available by contacting the Williams Golf Shop at 304-748-2340 and should be arranged in advance. The golf professional is Dean DiBerardino. Practice round fees are the responsibility of the player. Range balls are complimentary the morning of the 27th.
Transportation/Caddies - Golf carts are permitted and are included in the entry fee. Players may bring their own caddies if they choose to walk.
Evacuation Plan - In the event of a suspension of play for a dangerous situation, all players should return immediately to the Clubhouse.
Footwear - METAL CLEATS ARE PROHIBITED. THE PENALTY IS DISQUALIFICATION.
Food - The WPGA provides coffee and juices in the morning as well as lunch for the players. All other food and beverage charges are the responsibility of the player.
Lodging - Various hotels can be found in Weirton, WV & nearby Steubenville, OH areas.
The entry fee includes cart, practice fee, coffee and juices, lunch, trophies to the winner and runner up and merchandise prizes to the top ten (10) scores and ties for the Championship. The top five (5) scores of the Championship receives an exemption to the 2014 West Penn Amateur Championship.
Directions to the club can be found on the Williams Country Club website.