BIRMINGHAM, AL (July 1, 2019) – The Alabama Golf Association announced today that Huntsville Country Club in Huntsville will serve as the new host site for the 25th Alabama State Senior Four-Ball/ 1st Alabama State Super-Senior Four-Ball Championship. Championship is scheduled for October 11-13. Registration for this year’s championship opens on August 5.
Entries are open to sides of male amateur golfers who are a legal resident of Alabama and have an active GHIN® USGA Handicap Index® at an AGA member club. Maximum allowable combined team handicap is 16.8 (20.8 for super-senior) under the USGA Handicap System.
Huntsville Country Club is a John Lafoy re-design (1990) that originally opened in 1925 and has held multiple State Championships.
About the Alabama Golf Association (AGA)
The Alabama Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization founded in 1915 whose mission is to serve and promote amateur golf in Alabama. AGA membership consists of over 130 member clubs represented by nearly 18,500 individuals. The activities and services of the Alabama Golf Association are governed by a Board of Directors consisting of Alabama golfers who wish to serve the game and the association through service.
AGA is the USGA's liaison for golf in Alabama conducting national championship qualifying, administering the USGA Handicap system including the GHIN Handicap service, course & slope rating and education. The AGA annually conducts 19 championships and team match competitions for men, women, juniors, and seniors. The AGA also conducts Alabama high school golf championships and assists with many collegiate events including the SEC Men's Golf Championship. In addition to competitions, the AGA administers the AGA Women's Scholarship Fund that is dedicated to assisting young female golfers in higher education and supports the Alabama Turfgrass Research Foundation.
For more information about the Alabama Golf Association, visit www.alabamagolf.org.