|The Art Wall, Jr. Memorial, formerly The Hemlock Championship, gives amateur golfers ages 40 and over, the opportunity to compete against one-another. |
|The Art Wall, Jr. Memorial will be played over 36 holes of stroke play. Players will be re-paired for the second round according to first-round results. There will be three age divisions in the Art Wall, Jr. Memorial, the Super-Senior age division will compete from a different tee.
AGE DIVISIONS: Age 40-54 - Age 55-64 - Age 65 and older (ages 40-64 Play from same tees).
|The Art Wall, Jr. Memorial is open to any male amateur golfer, age 40 and older as of Oct.3, who is a member of a club belonging to the Pennsylvania Golf Association or an individual member of the Pennsylvania Golf Association.|
| Guaranteed Spots|
|Show Guaranteed Spots Listing|
|The Art Wall, Jr. Memorial is limited to 110 contestants. After guaranteed spots, entries will be accepted based upon first come-first serve basis. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. on the entry closing date. Entry fee for the Art Wall, Jr. Memorial is $170, which must accompany the 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 www.pagolf.org.|
| 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 are MANDATORY for this event at the request of the host club. Cart fee of $30/day will be collected at registration.|
Carts are MANDATORY at the request of the host club. Cart fee of $30/day will be collected at registration.
|The individual with the lowest gross score after 36-holes will be declared the Art Wall, Jr. Memorial Champion. Additional prizes will be awarded to the top 5 from the 40-54 age group, the top 3 from the 55-64 age group, and the Super-Senior Champion.|
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 (Championship & Senior Division Only).
|In the event of a tie for the Art Wall, Jr. Memorial Championship or Super-Senior 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. |
| Practice Round|
|Practice rounds will be available on Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday after 2:00 p.m. Please call the golf shop at 412-921-5360 to reserve a tee time one day in advance. |
Practice round fee: $75 includes cart. Cart is required for practice round. Payment options are Visa/MasterCard or reciprocal club charge.
| Practice Range|
|Will be open approximately one hour prior to first tee time.|
|Please be at your starting tee ten minutes prior to your tee time.|
| Food & Beverage|
|Will be available for purchase. Lunch is included in entry fee for all players on each day of competition.|
|There are several hotels available in various price ranges in the Chartiers/Pittsburgh area.|