30th Pacific Northwest Men's Mid-Amateur Championship Set to Commence at Running Y Ranch
Running Y Ranch in Klamath Falls, Ore. is set to host the region’s most talented mid-amateur male golfers on September 9-11 for the 30th Pacific Northwest Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship, conducted by the Pacific Northwest Golf Association (PNGA).
The championship will consist of 54 holes of stroke play. The first tee time on Tuesday, September 9 is 7:30 a.m.
Among those to watch for in the strong field are Tim Tucker of Coos Bay, Ore. who played for Team Oregon in the PNGA Cup earlier this year; and Bill Winter of Portland, Ore., the 2013 Pacific Northwest Master-40 champion.
Also in the field are past champions Alex Stamey of Mill Creek, Wash. (2001), and Karl Smith of Gig Harbor, Wash. (1991, ’96). Other players to watch for are Bjorn Bjorke of Port Orchard, Wash., the 2013 Washington State Mid-Amateur champion; and Craig Larson of Tacoma, Wash. who earlier this year was the medalist in qualifying for the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship.
Entrants into this championship must be 25 years of age or older by September 9, 2014.
The PNGA Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship is one of 16 major, regional, amateur championships for men, women, juniors, and seniors conducted annually by the PNGA throughout the Northwest.