The Florida State Golf Association has opened entries for their 2009 Championship Season. The FSGA conducts 25 State Championships, seven of which require qualifying. Volunteers are urged to sign up today to work the tournaments.
The Senior Championship will be played at Black Diamond Ranch in Lecanto April 14-16. Players 55 and older can qualify between March 16 and March 25 at eight different locations.
The 92nd Amateur Championship will be held June 25-28 at TPC Sawgrass and Sawgrass Country Club. We will hold sixteen qualifiers throughout the state between May 27 and June 9.
The Boy's Junior Championship will be at Bear Lakes Country Club in West Palm Beach July 7-9. Qualifiers will be held at six locations between June 9 and June 15.
The Ritz-Carlton Members Club in Bradenton will host the Four-Ball Championship July 11-12. Eight qualifers are available between June 15 and July 1.
The Amateur Match Play Championship will be in Estero at Old Corkscrew Golf Club on August 6-9. Players can qualify at seven locations between July 13 and July 20.
New on the Championship schedule this year is the Florida Open and the Mid-Amateur Championship. The Florida Open will be hosted by Quail Valley CC and John's Island West in Vero Beach from July 17-19. Florida PGA Section Professionals and top amateurs can qualify for the championship tournament at fifteen local qualifiers between June 29 and July 10. Entries for this Championship will open February 15. The Mid-Amateur will be played at Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club in Ocala October 8-11. Nine qualifiers will be held between September 9 and September 21. The 54 hole stroke play championship is for amateurs ages 25 and older.