This notice serves as confirmation for West Penn Amateur Public Links Championship on Monday, June 2, 2014 at Olde Stonewall Golf Club in Ellwood City, PA.
The competition is 36 holes and the field is 50 players. 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 BLACK tee markers, the course will play approximately 6,600 yards depending on conditions
Pace of Play - The maximum allowable time will be four hours and twenty-five minutes (4:25). Play is governed by the USGA Rules of Golf. In the event of a tie, a hole by hole playoff will take place on holes to be determined by the Committee.
Practice - Please contact the Golf Shop at 724-752-4653 for information regarding a practice round. The Golf Professional is Sean Swidzinski. Practice rounds will be at a cost of half the applicable rate and fees are the responsibility of the player. Range balls are complimentary the morning of the competition.
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 a light continental breakfast and lunch for the players. All other food and beverage charges are the responsibility of the player.
Lodging - Lodging can be found in the Beaver Falls area in various price ranges.
The entry fee includes cart, practice fee, continental breakfast, lunch, trophies to the winner and runner-up and merchandise prizes to the top five (5) scores and ties for the Championship. The winner of the Championship receives an exemption to the 2014 West Penn Amateur & West Penn Open Championships.
Directions to the club can be found on the club website.