Championships: Senior Amateur Championship

Honoring the best senior player in the state, this event is open to all amateur players who are 55 years of age or older. A competitive handicap index is established each year as competitors vie for this special title over a two-day period. To date, John Nies, Jr. stands as the only individual who holds both a Junior (1947) and Senior (1994) title.

September 29-30, 2009

  • Salem Country Club
  • Peabody, MA
  • Entry Fee: $175
  • Entries Close July 16, 2009 at 5:00 PM

Registration Notice!!

The qualifying field for Marlborough Country Club has been filled as of July 9. A second qualifying site has been added at Highland Country Club. Please use the Register Online button to reserve your spot at that site.


Entries are open to amateur golfers who hold membership in an MGA member club, who have reached their 55th birthday by September 29, 2009 and have an up-to-date MGA/USGA GHIN Handicap Index not exceeding 5.0 (as determined by the July 8, 2009 Handicap Revision) or have completed their handicap certification as defined on the Entry Form.

Complete conditions and regulations are available here (PDF).

Qualifying Sites

Date Site Times
Info Sheet
August 24 Marlborough CC
August 24 Highland CC

Last Year's Massachusetts Senior Amateur Champion

Tom Bergeron

MGA Noteworthy

  • Note 1: Starting times and the Player Information Sheet for Championship Proper are now available.

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