President's Cup Match Play Championship

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Dates: October 2 thru November 6, 2019, sign-up starts September 18

Description: A single-elimination, handicapped Match Play competition played in one combined flight (Green, White and Gold tee players).

Prequalification: Participants must play a minimum of four (4) weekly tournaments with the PHMGA between January 2019 and September 2019 to participate in the President’s Cup competition. 

Entry fee: $5.00.   

Handicaps: The October 1, 2019 USGA handicap update will be used throughout the competition. 

Prizes: Monetary prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place. The President’s Cup Champion will receive a trophy-type award and his name will be engraved on the President’s Cup plaque. 

Competition Schedule: 

October 2: Qualifying Round (Stroke Play Net Competition). A maximum of 32 players from all tees will qualify for match play competition. The player’s net score in the qualifying round will be used to seed players in the match play competition. 

October 9: Round One of Match Play*. 

October 16: Round Two of Match Play*. 

October 23: Round Three of Match Play*. Quarterfinals. 

October 30: Round Four of Match Play*. Semifinals. 

November 6: Round Five of Match Play*. President’s Cup Championship.  

*In case of a scheduling conflict with one or both players, the match may be played prior to the scheduled date if agreed upon by both players and approved by the Tournament Director or President’s Cup Coordinator. The rescheduled match must be played at Palm Harbor Golf Club no later than the originally scheduled date.