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Kansas Golf Associaition

29th Senior Four-Ball Championship

Falcon Lakes Golf Club, Basehor
July 10-11, 2017


Tournament Links


Schedule of Events


Monday, July 10th -- First round (18 holes) - TBA tee/time

Tuesday, July 11th -- Second round (18 holes) - TBA tee/time

Host Club Information

Falcon Lakes Golf Club

4605 Clubhouse Drive
Basehor, KS  66007
(913) 724-4653
www.falconlakesgolf.com


Head Golf Professional:  Mike Langstraat
Superintendent: TBA

Eligibility


Male amateurs age 50 or older as of July 10, 2017.  Both players on team must be a KGA members.

Entry Fee and Deadline

$350.  Deadline for entry is Monday, July 3rd at 4:00 pm.

Format

36 holes of four-ball stroke play with two divisions.  Champion to be determined in each division.  The event may be shortened to 18 holes if weather cancels either round.  Gift certificates from the host club will be awarded in amounts to be determined based on the number of total entries within each division.

For Net Scoring, each player's handicap will be reduced to 90% of his course handicap based on slope of the tee distance being played, with handicap strokes applied on a hole by hole basis, and team's net score on a hole by hole "best ball" total.


Divisions

Two divisions available:

  • Championship (any age - gross & net scoring)
  • Super Senior (both players on team age 60 & older - gross & net scoring)


Course Set-Up

The golf course will be set-up at approximately:

  • TBA yards (Championship Division)
  • TBA yards (Super Senior Division)


Practice Round

Falcon Lakes Golf Club is a public facility.  Practice rounds are available at the discretion and fee set by the host club.  Please call (913) 724-4653 to inquire about practice rounds.

Clubhouse and Practice Facilities

Clubhouse and practice facilities open one hour prior to the first starting time.  Practice facilities are for tournament contestants use only.

Defending Champion

In 2016 at Sand Creek Station Golf Course, the Wichita duo of Steve Newman & Tracy Chamberlin repeated as Senior Four-Ball champs after besting the team of Gary Lucas & Dave Carson by shot.  Newman & Chamberlin posted back to back rounds of 6-under par 66.  In the Super Senior Division, KGA veterans Bob Bezek of Ottawa and James Seward of Prairie Village teamed up for a five stroke victory over the field of 60 & older players.

Carts, Spectators and Caddies

Carts are provided for both rounds of the championship as part of your entry fee. Only one cart is allowed per team.  Spectators and caddies are always welcome at KGA Championships.  

Championship Policies

Click here for read information on Hard Card, Conditions of Competition, Electronic Devices, Pace of Play, Withdrawal, Conduct, Dress Code, Footwear and other policies.

Registration

There will be no registration at this event.  You are responsibile to be at your assigned starting tee at least five (5) minutes prior to your scheduled starting time.  This will give you adequate time to receive instructions and information from the Starter.

Hotels

Click here to view hotels in the area with preferred rates.

Method of Payments

Falcon Lakes Golf Club accepts cash or credit card for all purchases.

Close of Competition

The competition shall be deemed to have closed when the symbolic prize for the event has been presented, or if no ceremony, when all scores and results have been approved by the Committee.


Good luck to all contestants and thank you for your support of your golf association.  Your expressions of thanks to the staff of the host club and KGA volunteers are always appreciated!