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2016 mwga mid am Silo-Ridge


6th Mid-Amateur Championship

July 5-7, 2016
Silo Ridge Country Club
4551 Fairway Dr
Bolivar, MO 65613




Yearly membership fee is $35
Entry Fee $170


Championship Rounds, Cart Fees and Range Balls
Cart fee not included for the practice round

FLIGHTS NEW IN 2016 Super Senior Division


Caddies are allowed during all portions of the Championship.
Each player may walk or ride during any portion of the Championship.

CHAMPIONSHIP 25 and over (5300-5400 yards)
A contestant with a Hdcp/I of 7.9 and below MUST compete in the Championship Division regardless of age. Any player can choose to compete in the Championship Division regardless of age.

Open Division players (Hdcp/I of 8 or more) 25 and over (5000-5100 yards) will be flighted after round one.

Super Senior Division players 65 and Over (5000-5100 yards) One Flight

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (first 156 players)

Tuesday – July 5
Practice Round after 11:30 AM Call Silo Ridge to set up your tee time.
Wednesday – July 6
First Round, 18 holes stroke play
8:00 First tee time
Thursday – July 7
Final Round, 18 holes stroke play
8:00 First tee time
Presentation of Awards will follow

Please familiarize yourself with MWGA Conditions of  Play.


  1. Be an individual member in good standing in the Association.
  2. Must own, rent or lease property in the State of Missouri or Johnson County, Kansas prior to the first day of the tournament.
  3. Must have a current USGA Handicap Index (Hdcp/I) from an authorized USGA club.
  4. A Mid Amateur shall be one who has reached the age of 25 on or before the first day of the tournament
  5. Entries are subject to rejection at any time by the MWGA. The reason for rejection may include unbecoming conduct or improper dress.
  6. All contestants must adhere to The Rules of Amateur Status as specified by the USGA.


  1. ENTRY DEADLINE: June 29, 2016
  2. Each entry application and fee must reach the MWGA office in Jefferson City by the entry deadline.
  3. All entries are subject to approval by the Board of Directors of the Missouri Women’s Golf Association.
  4. Entries shall be returned if not accompanied by an entry fee and a correctly completed entry.
  5. The entry fee will be refunded, less a $20 administrative fee, if withdrawal occurs prior to the entry deadline stated above, or if the field is full on the first day of play.


  1. This is a thirty-six (36) hole, stroke play competition.  Any contestant may compete for the title of MWGA Mid-Amateur Champion and play from the Championship Division course (5300-5400 yards) OR forfeit the right to compete for the title of MWGA Mid-Amateur Champion and play the Open Division course (5000-5100 yards.).  A contestant with a Hdcp/I of 7.9 and below must compete in the Championship Division.  The contestant MUST indicate on her entry whether she will compete in the Championship or Open Division.  A contestant may not change her chosen division once her entry is submitted.  The two day low gross score shall determine the Mid-Amateur Champion.   Ties for the Mid-Amateur Champion shall be determined by a sudden death playoff beginning on a hole to be determined by the Tournament Committee. All other ties shall be decided according to the USGA Rules of Golf, Appendix 1, Part C, Section 10, Stroke Play (c), paragraph 1 (last nine holes shall be 10-18).
  2. The Championship Division will not have flights.
  3. Play is governed by The Rules of Golf as approved by the USGA, and where applicable, by Local Rules consistent with USGA Rules.
By entering this tournament, the player understands that this entry is subject to approval or rejection by the Tournament Committee, including during the Junior Championship. The reason for rejection may include unbecoming conduct.  The player expressly assumes all risk of injury and agrees to hold the MWGA harmless, and indemnify it from any liability in connection therewith. The Player must read the Tournament Regulations, Information and Schedule of Events, and understand that the player will be participating in the Junior Championship unless notification has been received that the player’s entry has not been accepted. Accepted entries will be notified by email and also verified on the website.