Welcome to the York County Amateur Golf Association!
THE 2018 YCAGA SPRING BETTER BALL UPDATE
DUE TO WEATHER DELAYS REGARDING PUNCHING AND AERATION OF THE GREENS AT HONEY RUN, WE HAVE MOVED THE EVENT TO BRIARWOOD EAST (SAME DATE APRIL 14) WITH THE FIRST TEE TIME BEING @ 9:00 AM. FOR THOSE THAT HAVE REGISTERED IF THIS MOVEBACK OF TIME CREATES A CONFLICT, PLEASE CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY (executivedirector@ycaga or tournamentdirector@ycaga) TO RESOLVE.
WE EXTEND OUR THANKS TO HONEY RUN FOR BRINGING THIS TO OUR ATTENTION AND TO BRIARWOOD FOR BEING ABLE TO ACCOMODATE THE CHANGE.
TOURNAMENT SUMMARIES & CHANGES FOR 2018
SPRING BETTER BALL: This event has been opened to all amateur players with a verifiable USGA Handicap. You no longer must live in York County or be a member of a YCAGA Club.
SENIOR & SUPER SENIOR IS NOW "BREWVINO'S YORK COUNTY SENIOR & SUPER SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP" : ELIGIBILITY CHANGES: MEMBER OF A YCAGA MEMBER CLUB, YORK COUNTY RESIDENT, LANCASTER COUNTY RESIDENT, MEMBER OF A HARRISBURG DISTRICT GOLF ASSCIATION MEMBER CLUB ASSOCIATION. FORMAT CHANGES: SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP WILL BE A TWO DAY EVENT WITH. NO CUT IF FIELD IS LESS THAN 75 PLAYERS. OVER 75 PLAYERS CUT WILL BE 50% OF FIELD TO MAXIMUM OF 40 PLUS TIES. SUPER SENIOR IS ONE DAY EVENT HELD ON SATURDAY AT SAME TIME AS SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP.
MID AMATEUR/SUMMER CLASSIC: IS BEING HOSTED AT COUNTRY CLUB OF HARRISBURG HARRISBURG FOR 2018. REGISTRATION INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILABLE MARCH 1, 2018 THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO ANY AMATEUR PLAYER WHO HAS A USGA VERIFIABLE HANDICAP REGARDLESS NOT GEOGRAHICAL OR CLUB MEMBSHERSHIP LIMITATIONS. There will be two separate divisions/playing from the same tees. The SUMMER CLASSIC DIVISION is open to any age golfer. The MID AMATEUR DIVISION is open to golfers 25 and older. The tournament will rotate between each county and will become a two county Championship. War of the Roses points will be awarded by each county respectively for those players who are eligible for such points.
YORK OPEN & YORK OPEN SENIOR CHAMPINSHIP : NOTE CHANGE FOR OPEN & SENIOR DIVISION - THE YORK OPEN IS TWO DAY EVENT (36 HOLES) PLAYING FROM THE CHAMPIONSHIP TEES ON A SUNDAY WITH CUT TO 50% OF THE FIELD WITH MAXIMUM OF 40 PLAYERS PLUS TIES TO PLAY MONDAY. THE PRIOR SENIOR DIVISION HAS BEEN SEPARATED AND WILL BE PLAYED ON SATURDAY (18 HOLE EVENT) OF THE SAME WEEKEND FROM THE MIDDLE TEES. BOTH EVENTS ARE OPEN TO PROS AND AMATEURS FOR THE OPEN DIVISION.
WE WANT TO EXTEND OUR SINCERE THANKS TO OUR CURRENT SPONSORS : ETZWEILER FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICE (BOB ETZWEILER) QUALITY DIGITAL OFFICE TECHNOLOGY (JEFF POET) RASPBERRY GOLF MANAGEMENT & ROYAL MANCHESTER GC (JONATHAN PRICE GM), BREWVINO'S (STEVE CHRONISTER), CAMEO SERVICES OF YORK PA (R SCOTT KNAUB & BRANDON KNAUB) THE SUPPORT OF THESE LOCAL MERCHANTS AND INDIVIDUALS IS A MAJOR FACTOR IN THE SUCCESS OF THE YCAGA TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE AND SUCCESS.
Tournament Sponsors: McClarin Plastics, Quality Digital Office Technologies, Etzweiler Family Funeral Services, Brewvino's, Cameo
Association Sponsors: Don's Kawasaki Yamaha Seadoo, Old Towne Construction, B&W Claims LLC, Traditions Bank and H&H Castings Inc.
PATRON SPONSORS: Don't forget to either renew your Patron Sponsorship or become a new member before the start of the season. See our Patron Sponsor page to pay on line or to print an application and mail.
Thanks to all of our volunteers that work very hard in making our tournaments a success. Whether it's behind the scenes making up score cards, acquiring new sponsors, or being a spotter at one of our tournaments. Thank you. We are always looking for additional volunteers to help our with registration, spotters at the tournaments and many other functions throughout the golfing season. If you are interested please contact the tournament director or the executive director.
The YCAGA is a member of the United States Golf Association (USGA). For more information about the USGA, click here.