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Tournament Changes – 2020

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PPGA Mid-Amateur Championship   The PPGA Mid-Amateur Championship moves to Spring Ford CC for the 2020 season. There will also be senior divisions added to this event. There will be a senior division for players ages 50-59 and a super-senior division for players 60 years of age and older. The senior divisions are contested from a forward set of tees.

Donald Ross Better-Ball Championship   First round play will begin this year with a 7:30 AM shotgun start (prior years was an afternoon shotgun start). There will be a buffet lunch served at the conclusion of play in the ball room. The field will be flighted and re-paired after round one and second round play will begin (as usual) with tee-times at approximately 7:00 AM

PPGA Am./Senior-Am. Better-Ball Championship This is the second year for this championship. This is a better-ball team event where one player on each team must be a senior (50 years of age or older) and one player must be a non-senior (49 years of age or younger). This championship will be contested at Whitford CC on Monday, August 17.

PPGA Senior Championship The PPGA Senior Championship moves to Philmont CC for the 2020 season.

Senior Divisions   The PPGA will again have senior divisions in all championships this year (including the PPGA Mid-Amateur Championship). The senior divisions are for players 50 years of age or older and will be contested from a forward set of tees. There will also be a super senior division for players 60 and older if there are enough entrants.

Player of the Year   POY points are awarded to ALL participants in PPGA tournaments. The highest player for both the POY and SPOY who has their handicap with the PPGA will be the PPGA representative in the GAP Tournament of Champions. The POY and SPOY races will also be used to determine the qualifiers to represent the PPGA team in the "Atlantic Publinks Challenge" matches against a team from Baltimore. Points accumulated through the Senior Championship to determine the Challenge Match team.

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