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PNGA Men’s Master-40 Amateur Championship

PNGA Men’s Master-40 Amateur Championship

2018 PNGA Men’s Master-40 Amateur Championship

Date: June 26-29, 2018
Venue: The Retreat & Links at Silvies Valley Ranch | Seneca, OR

Lodging: Onsite player lodging is available at The Retreat & Links at Silvies Ranch on a first come/serve basis. Reservations must be made over the phone at 1 (800) SILVIES.

Silvies Retreat Rooms
Double King Room (2 people) $340 or $170 each
Single King Room (1 person) $200 each
Twin Cabin Suite w/ 2 King Beds (2 people) $500 or $250 each

Special offsite group lodging rates are available HERE. Reservations must be made online before June 17, 2018.

Format: The Championship will be conducted in two stages:

  • Stroke Play – All players must complete the 18-hole stroke play qualifying. All flights and seeds will be determined by 18-hole qualifying scores. In the event of a tie for the Qualifying Medalist, duplicate medals will be awarded and seeding will be determined randomly. In the event of a tie for the final spot(s) in the Championship Flight (32 players), a sudden-death playoff will be used to determine the qualifier(s). Ties, other than for final spot(s) in the Championship Flight, will be determined randomly.*All players advance to match play.
  • Match Play – The General Numerical Draw will be in effect. All matches are 18 holes and will be played at scratch (no handicaps). The Championship Fight will play two 18-hole matches (if you continue to win) Wednesday and Thursday, and an 18-hole Championship match on Friday. Remaining flights will play one 18-hole match each day.
    Note: This is a single elimination format.

Course Schedule: The Championship will be conducted on both the Hankins and Craddock courses. The schedule for the week will be as follows:

  • Practice Round Availability – Sunday, June 24: Craddock Course
  • Practice Round Availability – Monday, June 25: Hankins Course
  • Stroke Play Qualifying – Tuesday, June 26: Hankins Course
  • Round of 16 – Wednesday, June 27: Craddock Course
  • Quarterfinal & Semifinal – Thursday, June 28: Craddock Course
  • Final – Friday, June 29: Hankins Course

Practice Round: All contestants will be allowed one complimentary practice round prior to the championship. Practice rounds times will be reserved in the afternoon on Monday, June 25 on the Hankins Course and on Sunday, June 24 on the Craddock Course. Players can play an additional practice round at a reduced rate of $65 for resort guests and $85 for non-resort guests by redeeming the PNGA special offer HERE

Age Limit: Entrants must be 40 years of age or older by June 26, 2018

Handicap Limit: Entrants must have a USGA Handicap Index or Golf Canada Handicap Factor of 16.4 or less at the time of entry.

Field Limit: 72 (Field fill method: Exempt players followed by order of entry receipt)

Entry Fee: $225.00 (U.S. Funds)

Cart Fee: $20.00 per player, per day and can be paid directly to the golf shop prior to each round.

Entry Deadline: June 5, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. (PDT)

Entry Includes: Guaranteed a minimum of two rounds of championship play including both stroke play and match play, one hosted practice round, warm up range balls each day, tee prize, lunch following round one, and Kusak crystal for top finishers and all flight champions and flight runner-ups.

**Entrants must be a member in good standing of a PNGA member club.


  • Champion earns an exemption into the 2019-2023 PNGA Men’s Master-40 Amateur Championship

Performance Points

WAGR event

Performance Points breakdowns are provided by each association. Please use the links below to find the Performance Points for your event.

Washington State Golf Association Performance Points
British Columbia Golf Performance Points
Idaho Golf Association Performance Points
Oregon Golf Association Performance Points


Past Champions:
2017 Salish Sliffs Golf Club Erik Hanson
2016 Bear Mountain Golf Club Dana Christianson
2015 Meadow Springs Country Club Erik Hanson
2014 Prospector Course at Suncadia Nate Hair
2013 Brasada Ranch Bill Winter
2012 Wildhorse Resort and Casino Bob Christensen
2011 Wenatchee Golf and Coutry Club Kevin PomArleau
2010 Creedside Golf Club Erik Hanson
2009 Talking Rock Resort and Quaaout Lodge Bob Burton
2008 The Home Course Chris Maletis
2007 Moses Lake Golf and Country Club Erik Hanson
2006 Wildhorse Resort and Casino Bob Burton
2005 Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club Bill Winter
2004 Wenatchee Golf and Country Club Ken Wade
2003 Oakbrook Golf and Country Club Paul Houvener
2002 Hidden Lakes Golf Resort Greg Ott
2001 Moses Lake Golf and Country Club John Bracken
2000 Mill Creek Country Club Jim Sparkman
1999 Bellingham Golf and Country Club Fred Urquhart
1998 Tualatin Country Club Kirk Smith
1997 Moses Lake Golf and Country Club Scott Masingill
1996 Eugene Country Club Chris DeGrazia
1995 Quilchena Golf and Country Club Fred Urquhart
1994 Sun Willows Golf Club Kent Myers
1993 Shadow Hills Country Club Dr. Jack Lamey
1992 Quilchena Golf and Country Club Dr. John Harbottle
1991 Manito Golf and Country Club Jim Sparkman
1990 Sun Willows Golf Club Rick Weihe
1989 Sudden Valley Golf and Country Club Clint Names
1988 Bend Golf and Country Club Mike Sieverson
1987 Vancouver Golf Club Tom Hunter
1986 Overlake Golf and Country Club Tom Perry
1985 Rogue Valley Country Club Scotty McEachern
1984 Sahalee Country Club Tony Kahmann
1983 Tualatin Country Club George Mack
1982 Spokane Country Club Tom Perry
1981 Glendale Country Club Dick Booth
1980 Royal Colwood Golf and Country Club Dick Booth
1979 Eugene Country Club Tom Flynn
1978 Tacoma Country and Golf Club Tom Flynn
1977 Yakima Country Club Tom Flynn
1976 Portland Golf Club Buzz Edmonds