17th CDGA Senior Amateur Championship

Itasca Country Club will host the 17th CDGA Senior Amateur Championship July 30-August 2

17th CDGA Senior Amateur Championship
July 30-August 2 Itasca Country Club (Itasca)

17th CDGA Senior Amateur Rescheduled to July

LEMONT, Ill. - Due to heavy rain and unplayable conditions, the 17th CDGA Senior Amateur Championship, initially slated to be contested May 14-17, will be rescheduled to July 30-August 2. Itasca Country Club will remain as host of the event.

Individuals on the tee sheet as of May 14 will receive right of first refusal for claiming their spot in the event in July. Should any open spots remain, registration will be opened to those eligible in June.

The updated schedule for the 17th CDGA Senior Amateur Championship is as follows:

Monday, July 30: 18-hole stroke play qualifying followed directly by the round of 16 match play
Tuesday, July 31: Quarterfinal matches in the morning
Wednesday, August 1: No matches scheduled (to avoid conflict with U.S. Senior Amateur qualifying)
Thursday, August 2: Semifinal matches in the morning, championship match in the afternoon

Please contact the CDGA tournament department at tournaments@cdga.org or (630) 685-2312 with any questions.


Championship Information

Created in 2002, the CDGA Senior Amateur Championship is a match play tournament for golfers age 55 and up. The event begins with an 18-hole qualifier for the entire 90-player field, with the low 16 players advancing to match play. The champion of this tournament is the recipient of the Charles Morgan Auld Cup. Terry Werner won the 2017 event en route to earning CDGA Senior Player of the Year honors. (2017 Recap)