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  • Location: Wickenburg Ranch Golf Club
  • Date: December 02 - 03, 2017
  • Ages: All
  • Entry Deadline: November 27, 2017
  • Amateur Entry Fee: $250
  • TPA Entry Fee: $225

2017 AGA Players Cup Championship

The Player's Cup Championship is a Major Championship for all Divisions: Open, Masters, Senior and Legends. It is modeled after the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup and the Schwab Cup.  The event is open first to Performance Points leaders until October 31st, when it will open for all AGA members.

Updated starting shotgun times: Saturday - 11:30 a.m. / Sunday - 10 a.m.

Registration now open to all AGA Members

2017 AGA Players Cup Championship  

HOST SITE: Wickenburg Ranch Golf and Social Club, 3430 Club Terrace Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390

DATES: December 2 – 3, 2017 (Saturday – Sunday)

Lodging:

Best Western Rancho Grande has 15 rooms set aside for us for the night of Saturday, December 2:

  • Room with 1 King is $86 + tax
  • Room with 1 Queen is $81 + tax
  • Room with 2 Doubles is $86 + tax

Call (928) 684-5445 to make a reservation and say you are with the Arizona Golf Association.

GOLF CART USE: Players may walk but are permitted to ride in carts and cart fees are covered in the tournament entry fee. Carts will be staged near the practice facilities each morning of the competition. Maximum of two carts per group and maximum of two riders per cart. Click here for AGA's complete golf cart policy.

CADDIES: Caddies are permitted for the Championship. They must walk at all times unless there is an available seat in one of the players carts. Caddies riding in a cart MUST NOT displace a player.


In addition, the following policies will be enforced:

  1. Spectator carts are not permitted for insurance reasons, NO EXCEPTIONS.
  2. Pull carts are permitted as long as not in conflict with the Host Club rules.

PRACTICE ROUNDS: Practice rounds available beginning November 18

                                                                Sunday to Wednesday at $65

                                                                Thursday to Saturday at $75

FORMAT: Max of 84 players competing in a 36-hole stroke play Championship.                                                                                    

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

                Saturday, December 2

                                9:30 a.m.                            Driving Range Opens / Player Registration

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                11:30 p.m.                            Shotgun start

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                5:00 p.m.                              Tournament Cookout & Short Course Activity

                                                                                Li’l Wick Golf Course – The Watering Hole

                                6:30 p.m.                              Town Hall Meeting

                                                                                Li’l Wick Golf Course – The Watering Hole

                Sunday, December 3

                                8:00 a.m.                               Driving Range Opens / Player Registration

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                10:00 a.m.                               Shotgun Start

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                          2:30 p.m.                                   Awards Ceremony

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                               

DRIVING RANGE: Practice balls will be available on the range prior to play on: Saturday and Sunday at Wickenburg Ranch - Big Wick Golf Course starting at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday and 8 a.m. on Sunday.

PLAYER HOSPITALITY: Tournament participants will receive a FootJoy shoe bag and a sample of Snell MTB golf balls at Player Registration on Saturday. Following the first round be sure to hang around for the tournament barbeque cookout and social activity at Lil Wick Course. Food is complimentary for all players, $20 for guests, cash bar. A fun short course activity will take place during the cookout.

PLAYERS CUP TOWN HALL MEETING: In conjunction with the Tournament Cookout, the Tournament Committee will lead a Town Hall Meeting. This is an opportunity for players to provide input and voice their opinions of ways to improve the AGA Tournament Program.

GOLF CART USE: Players may walk or ride.

In addition, the following policies will be enforced:

  1. Spectator carts are not permitted for insurance reasons, NO EXCEPTIONS.
  2. Carts are assigned only to contestants. A caddie may use a cart only if a contestant is not displaced by such use.
  3. Restrictions on cart use for players are at the discretion of the Host Site, and all players are bound by those requirements, subject to withdrawal for violations of that policy. Any such restrictions will be posted at the tournament site.
  4. Two persons per cart only.
  5. Carts must be kept on paths if available near greens and tees.
  6. Any non-player riding with a player is considered a caddie and subject to any potential rules violations.
  7. Pull carts are permitted as long as not in conflict with the Host Club rules.

Click here for the complete guidelines of AGA’s golf cart policy.

WITHDRAW POLICY: Prior to the Entry Deadline, players may withdraw from a tournament and receive a full refund by completing the withdraw process on the tournament website, calling the AGA office (602) 944-3035 during normal business hours or calling the Withdraw Line at (602) 944-3035 ext. 210 and leaving a message.

After the Entry Deadline has passed, any withdraw will be considered a “late withdraw”. Tournament entry fees will only be returned if the player’s position in the field is filled by an alternate. In any case, a $30 administrative fee will be deducted from any tournament entry fee refund, regardless of the reason for withdrawing.

Click here for the AGA’s complete withdraw policy.


 

PRELIMINARY TOURNAMENT YARDAGES
  PAR OPEN MASTERS SENIOR LEGENDS
Hole 1 4 430 410 400 386
Hole 2 3 203 172 172 155
Hole 3 4 430 402 390 354
Hole 4 3 178 165 160 145
Hole 5 5 595 568 533 518
Hole 6 4 328 310 281 252
Hole 7 5 526 526 513 497
Hole 8 3 186 180 167 146
Hole 9 5 569 556 556 527
OUT 36 3445 3289 3172 2980
         
Hole 10 4 361 355 339 317
Hole 11 3 182 175 175 162
Hole 12 4 424 419 399 366
Hole 13 3 242 220 194 170
Hole 14 5 589 564 509 500
Hole 15 4 408 400 400 382
Hole 16 4 424 404 396 373
Hole 17 3 209 203 197 181
Hole 18 5 588 555 540 522
IN 35 3427 3295 3149 2973
       
TOTALS 71 6872 6584 6321 5953

  **Tournament yardages are subject to change at the discretion of the Tournament Director**