The 2016 Women's Kentucky State Amateur hosted by Elizabethtown Country Club in Elizabethtown, KY
Welcome to the 2016 Women's Kentucky State
Golf Amateur Championship
Please be sure to read ALL the below information regarding the Amateur. Registering for the Amateur automatically indicates you agree to abide by all stated rules and regulations for the tounament.
Tournament Invitation & Entry
The 2016 Tournament Invitation and Entry Form are now available for download. The entry process is via mail only. To register more than one person, please complete one entry form PER Participant; however, a single check will be sufficient. Please feel free to download the Invitation and Entry by clicking on the links below.
The entry form, copy of handicap card and entry fee of $125 plus applicable cart and social fees must be in the hands of the Executive Secretary, by Saturday, June 4, 2016. Entries will close at such time as the field is filled or June 4 whichever comes first.
Make checks payable to Women's Kentucky Golf Association and mail to:
Mrs. Marsha Bordas, Executive Secretary
3516 Cheddington Ln
Lexington, KY 40502
One practice round is included in the tournament entry fee. Players must call to schedule a tee time for the practice round, even if that round is to be played on Sunday, June 19.
Additional practice rounds may be taken for the cost of $45 which includes the green fee and cart. These rounds may be scheduled only after the entry form has been received.
You MUST call for a tee time. (Pro Shop – 270-737-7707)
A current U.S.G.A. GHIN handicap card must accompany each entry. No attested handicaps will be accepted.
The tournament will be conducted under U.S.G.A. rules with such exceptions as the Tournament Committee may announce via bulletins.
Pairing and starting times will be mailed to all contestants approximately 1 week prior to the tournament. Additionally, the pairings will be placed on this web site. It is each player's responsibility, when checking in at the Registration Table on Sunday, June 19 to ask if there have been any changes to the pairings. Players who are late for their starting times shall be penalized according to U.S.G.A. rules.
The Championship Division will consist of the defending Champion and the 31 lowest handicapped entrants, or the 32 lowest handicapped entrants if the defending Champion is not entered. The Championship Division will play a yardage of approximately 6,000 yards.
The remaining divisions will be broken by handicap into groups of 16. The committee reserves the right to maintain full divisions. The yardage for these divisions will be approximately 5,400 yards
Each division will have a consolation division formed after the first day of matches
Once a contestant has been paired for match play, she is required to play all matches until eliminated unless the Board of Directors approves withdrawal. Non-compliance with this rule will result in a one-year ban from State Tournament participation.
Range Finders are ALLOWED.
Non-Member Carts are NOT Allowed
The Executive Board and Tournament Committee request that proper golf attire be worn. No tank tops or denim.
Tournament Schedule of Events
Sunday, June 19, 2016
Noon - Until Dark
Noon - 4:00 PM
Board of Director's Meeting
Monday, June 20
Qualifying - 18 Holes Stroke Play
Annual Meeting/Banquet and Awards/Prizes/Pairings
Elizabethtown Country Club
Tuesday, June 21
First Round Match Play
Wednesday, June 22
Second Round Match Play
First Round Consolation Match Play
Thursday, June 23
Third Round Match Play
Second Round Consolation Match Play
Semi-Finals for Championship Division
Friday, June 24
Finals - All Divisions
Women's Kentucky State Amateur Championship Match
Presentation of prizes for ALL FLIGHTS immediately following
State Amateur Championship Final
June 20th, 2016 8:00 AM
June 24th, 2016 2:00 PM
2606 Hodgenville Road Elizabethtown, KY42701 United States