Each year, 100 two-man teams compete in
Belle Haven Four Ball - 80 in the regular
division, and 20 in the senior division. Each
two-man team plays better ball, stroke play,
scratch. After the second day of play, the
Regular Division is cut to the low 32 teams
ties and the Senior Division is cut to the low 8
teams plus ties.
dates back to 1949. It missed a beat in 2003
when the course was closed for renovation.
1969, a former professional, who had not
his amateur status back, won the
When this was discovered, the Four Ball
Committee decided that there would be “No
Over the years, tournament participants have
included two British Amateur champions and
one US Amateur champion. In addition, a
number of past Four Ball participants have
gone on to play on the PGA Tour including
George Burns, Roger Simpkins, Leonard
Thompson, Webb Heinzelman, Deane Beaman
and Fred Funk.