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Venue:Huntsville Golf Club
Dates:August 29 2018 
Entries Open:4/1/2018 thru 8/8/2018Tee Times:Pairings  
18 holes of stroke play qualifying.
This qualifier is limited to 156 players.
The Pennsylvania Golf Association WILL NOT have a sudden death play-off to determine the final qualifying position for the Championship. The Association will be taking the number of qualifying positions allocated for the qualifying site and ties to the championship Proper.
 Practice Round
Practice rounds will be limited to club availability. Please call the golf shop at 570-674-3673 to make arrangements no more than one week in advance.
Practice round fee: $75 Cart fee: $22 Cart required for practice round.
Payment options are Cash, Visa or Mastercard
 Practice Range
Will be open approximately one hour prior to the first starting time.
Please be at your starting tee at least ten minutes prior to your starting time.
 Caddie & Cart
Carts are MANDATORY at this qualifier at the request of the host club. Cart fee of $25 will be collected during time of entry.
 Food & Beverage
Will be available for purchase in the clubhouse and halfway house.

25th Middle-Amateur Championship Details

The Middle-Amateur Championship will be played over 36-holes of stroke play. First round, 18-holes. Players will be re-paired according to first-round results. Second round, 18-holes.
The Middle-Amateur Championship is open to any male amateur golfer who is a member of a club belonging to the Pennsylvania Golf Association or is an individual member of the Pennsylvania Golf Association and who have reached their 25th birthday by Sept. 16 and who have a handicap index of 7.4 or lower.
 Guaranteed Spots
Close Player Exemptions
Exemtption Classes
1. PA Amateur Champions (2008 - 2017)
2. PA Mid-Amateur Champions (2008 - 2017)
3. PA Open Champions (if amateur) (2008 - 2017)
4. R. Jay Sigel Amateur Match Play Champions (2008 - 2017)
5. Top 25, 2017 W.C. Fownes POY
6. Top 20, 2017 PA Amateur
7. Top 15 Amateurs, 2017 PA Open
8. Top 20, 2017 PA Middle-Amateur
9. Top 10, 2017 Art Wall, Jr. Memorial
10. Top 10, 2017 George Dressler Memorial
11. 2017 PA Senior Amateur Champion
12. 2017 GAP Amateur Champion
13. 2017 WPGA Amateur Champion
14. 2017 GAP Mid-Amateur Champion
15. 2017 WPGA Mid-Amateur Champion
16. Host Site Club Champion
17. Qualify for 2017 USGA Amateur
18. Qualify for 2017 USGA Middle-Amateur
19. Qualify for Match Play in 2017 Sigel Amateur Match Play
20. Committee Exemption
Dave Antill 
Christopher Ault 1,5,6 
Bob Beck 20 
Erik Bertrand 5,8,9,10 
Brendan Borst 5,6,8 
Tim Bowers 9,10 
Dan Brown 2,9,10 
David Brown 4,5,8,19 
Michael Brown, Jr. 7,18 
Benjamin Cooley 17 
Arnie Cutrell 4,5,6,18 
Brian DePaul 
Stephen Destefano 
John Dimler 18 
Jimmy Ellis 
Kevin Fajt 
Ben Feld 14 
Artie Fink, Jr. 
Jeff Frazier 18 
Ryan Gelrod 18 
Doug Gradwell 10 
Kevin Haag 8,9 
Adam Hofmann 5,8 
Brian Johnson 
Scott Kegerreis 
Joe Kerrigan, Jr. 18 
Sean Knapp 2,5,10,18,19 
Darin Kowalski 
Andrew Mason 
Matthew Mattare 20 
Michael McDermott 18 
Scott McNeil 
Connor McNicholas 
Mitch Mercer 8,15 
Oscar Mestre 20 
Patrick Mitchell 19 
Chuck Nettles 8,10 
Gregor Orlando 12,18 
Jeff Osberg 18 
Kenneth Phillips 
Eric Plisko 18 
Ed Podufal 10 
Gregory Podufal 20 
John Rodney 
John Samaha 
John Sawin 1,18 
Paul Schlachter 
Brian Sidone 
Cory Siegfried 1,7 
Grant Skyllas 
Chadd Slutzky 18 
Glenn Smeraglio 11 
Nathan Smith 1,4,5,6,8,17,18,19 
William Smith 
Matthew Smith 5,6,8 
Rick Stimmel 5,8,10,18 
Jarred Texter 7,8 
Brian Ulanowicz, jr 
Alex Urrea 
Conrad Von Borsig 18 
Todd Vonderheid 9,19 
Jack Wallace 2,8 
Eric Williams 2,4,8,19 
Jason Wilson 2,5,6,8 
Brett Young 17 
The Middle-Amateur Championship field is limited to approximately 110 entries. The field will consist of exempt and at-large players. Each entrant, not exempt, shall compete in a sectional qualifying event to determine the field. At closing, it will be determined how many spots are available for qualifying once exempt players have been identified. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. on the entry closing date. Entry fee for the Middle-Amateur is $180 which must accompany entry.
Players who have been accepted as participants in Pennsylvania Golf Association championships will receive event information concerning course assignment, practice rounds, pairings, and starting times approximately 10 days prior to the event. If you have not received your information seven days prior to the event, it is your responsibility to contact the Pennsylvania Golf Association. Information can also be found at
 Starting Times
The PAGA staff, following as closely as practical the preferences indicated on the entry blanks will determine pairings and tee times. Contestants will be notified of starting times by mail. The "Official Time" will be maintained at the starting tee(s) only. Starters will not page players in advance of their starting time. Players should report to the tee one starting interval prior to their tee time. 1st round results will determine 2nd round pairings.
 Caddie & Cart
Carts will be optional in the championship. Players may walk and carry, bring their own caddie, or hire a club caddie, if available. Pull carts are NOT permitted.
Optional Cart fee: $45
Payment options are Visa or Mastercard.
For players who wish to reserve a club caddie, you MUST call Weyhill Caddiemaster Andy Rumble at 610-758-7190. Caddie fee: $70+tip
The player returning the lowest 36-hole score will be awarded the title of Middle-Amateur Champion and his name engraved on the Max Banzhaf Trophy. Prizes will be awarded to top 10 places.

Prizes will also be awarded to the team (team members must be from the same club) that posts the best 2 scores of 3 for the two rounds of the event.
In the event of a tie for the Middle-Amateur Championship there will be a sudden-death playoff immediately following the conclusion of play Tuesday afternoon. All other ties will be broken by matching scorecards in accordance with USGA guidelines.

In the event of a tie for the final qualifying positions in an Middle-Amateur qualifier, the number of qualifying positions plus ties will gain entrance into the Championship Proper.

The Max Banzhaf Trophy.
 Practice Round
Practice rounds will be available after 1pm on Sunday, September 16. Players must call the golf shop at 610-758-7190 to schedule a tee time.
Practice round fee: $60
Optional Cart Fee: $45
Payment methods are Visa or Mastercard.
Optional Caddie fee: $70+tip
Walking is permitted, Pull carts are NOT permitted.
 Practice Range
Will be open approximately one hour prior to registration.
Please be at your starting tee at least ten minutes prior to your starting time.
 Food & Beverage
Lunch is included in entry fee and will be provided for all competitors during both days of competition. Additional food and beverage purchases will be available in the clubhouse. Dining reservations may be made for Sunday evening at the club by calling 610-758-7150 in advance. Please note the club’s dress code policy. (Sport Coat indoors dining)
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