Western Amateur Championship

PGA West - Nicklaus Tournament Course
PGA West - Stadium Course

36-hole Major Championship
March 28 - 29, 2020



EVENT SOLD-OUT....WAIT LIST FORMING

 

EVENT OVERVIEW

The 12th annual WESTERN AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP will once again be held at the "Western Home of Golf in America", PGA West, the site of the 2011, 2013 and 2015 National Championships. All participants will have one (1) scheduled round on the Nicklaus Tournament Course and one (1) scheduled round on the Stadium Course. Tour Players from all over the country will converge on PGA West competing for double Order of Merit Points, qualifying spots into the 2020 National Championship, and the coveted title of Western Amateur Champion. 

 

Entry fee of $495 includes a scheduled tournament round on Nicklaus Tournament Course & Stadium Course, tee prize, generous prize fund, crystal trophy for event champion.  All entries must be paid online with a credit card.  The field size will be limited to the first 350 players.  


CONTACT INFORMATION

Joe Wagner
Regional Director
Jwagner@golfchannel.com

 

FORMAT

 

36-hole stroke play championship.  All entries are on a first come, first served basis

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS / PAIRINGS

March 26 & 27 - Optional player practice rounds
March 27 - Registration & Check-In from 3PM - 6PM 
March 28 - Registration & Check-In from 6AM to 8:30 AM & 11AM - 1PM
March 28 - 1st Round of Stroke Play
March 29 - Final Round of Stroke Play
March 29 - Awards Ceremony

 

ENTRY FEE & PAYMENT OPTION

 

Entry fee of $495 includes a scheduled tournament round on Nicklaus Tournament Course & Stadium Course, player gift, generous prize fund, crystal trophy for event champion.  All entries must be paid online with a credit card.  

 

ENTRY DEADLINE

 

Entry deadline is March 9, 2019 at 6PM or when the field becomes full, whichever occurs first.  

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

 

Players can cancel up until the registration deadline and incur a $75 cancellation fee.  Any withdraws or no-shows afer the cancellation deadline will not be refunded for any reason.  

PAST / DEFENDING CHAMPIONS

 

2019 Western Amateur Champions

70-73--143 Ryan Wilkins (Championship)
76-72--148 Troy Myers (Senior Championship)
76-80--156 Sean Coy (Palmer Flight)
74-80--154 MIchael Healey (Senior Palmer)
83-76--159 Earl Totty (Hogan Flight)
79-87--166 Alan Collier (Senior Hogan)
87-86--173 Tim Van Der Valk (Sarazen Flight)
86-85--171 Jon Wendt (Senior Sarazen)
91-84--175 Nazir Meghani (Jones Flight)
94-93--187 Ted Collins (Senior Jones)
99-99--198 James Jones (Snead Flight)
97-99--196 Jim Tindaro (Senior Snead)

2018 Western Amateur Champions

71-68--139 Phil Walker (Championship) *Tournament Record
80-73--153 Tony Ham (Senior Championship)
80-80--160 Michael Rizarri (Palmer Flight)
82-76--158 Dean Petterson (Senior Palmer)
87-81--168 Tommy Stokes (Hogan Flight)
84-82--166 Mick  Yanoschak (Senior Hogan)
86-87--173 Michael Baker (Sarazen Flight)
90-86--176 Steve Brink (Senior Sarazen)
88-88--176 Dustin Bauman (Jones Flight)
91-91--182 Tim Kolsrud (Senior Jones)
99-94--193 Clay Powell (Snead Flight)
99-99--198 John Wilson (Senior Snead)


 

2016 WESTERN AMATEUR CHAMPIONS


72-73--145 Shigetoshi Hasegawa (Championship)
73-79--152 Rich Evenson (Senior Championship)
79-86--165 Graham Everett (Palmer Flight)
75-78--153 Tony Ham (Senior Palmer)
80-80--160 Justin Alonzo (Hogan Flight)
77-86--163 Randy Noble (Senior Hogan)
87-82--169 Scott Dixon (Sarazen Flight)
87-80--167 Ozzie Ross (Senior Sarazen)
82-97--179 Randy Pollack (Jones Flight)
94-88--182 Andrew Foutz (Senior Jones)
98-99--197 Eric Nulman (Snead Flight)
91-95--186 Mike Aronoey (Senior Snead)


2015 WESTERN AMATEUR CHAMPIONS 


69-71--140 Phil Walker (Championship) 
75-76--151 Daniel Sivadge (Senior Championship) 
77-82--159 Jeff Gallagher (Palmer Flight) 
79-74--153 David Dunville (Senior Palmer) 
79-84--163 Brandon Spalding (Hogan Flight) 
75-84--159 Mike Elias (Senior Hogan) 
82-89--171 Richard McDaniel (Sarazen Flight) 
88-84--172 Rod Brewster (Senior Sarazen) 
90-90--180 Evan Tsuchiyama (Jones Flight) 
82-93--175 Jerry McGuire (Senior Jones) 
92-111--203 Frank Mayfield (Snead Flight) 
96-96--192 Glenn Gendron (Senior Snead) 


2014 WESTERN AMATEUR CHAMPIONS 


73-72--145 Hardeep Dhani (Championship) 
74-69--143 Kevin Trent (Senior Championship) 
81-75--156 Andrew Schmidt (Palmer Flight) 
73-80--153 Richard Hunt (Senior Palmer) 
82-81--163 Carl Lekavich (Hogan Flight) 
84-83--167 Mike Hafner (Senior Hogan) 
91-85--176 David Ziebarth (Sarazen Flight) 
87-79--166 Mark Millard (Senior Sarazen) 
97-87--184 Jennifer Forsythe (Jones Flight) 
90-95--185 Jung Modrich (Senior Jones) 
100-101--201 Steve Turner (Snead Flight) 
97-93--190 Alan Wettig (Senior Snead)


2013 WESTERN AMATEUR CHAMPIONS

72-68--140 Mark Mulder (Championship)
82-79--161 Mike De Jonge (Palmer Flight)
81-76--157 Justin Caddow (Hogan Flight)
85-78--163 Christopher Go (Sarazen Flight)
88-82--170 Sanjay Prasanna (Jones Flight)
102-88-190 Jose Carlos Linares (Snead Flight)
77-74--151 Jeff True (Senior Championship)
75-80--155 Mick Yanoschak (Senior Palmer)
78-75--153 Dr Michael Fair (Senior Hogan)
84-83--167 James Wofford (Senior Sarazen)
97-86--183 Gary Roberts (Senior Jones)
93-96--189 Joe Strong (Senior Snead)