Exemptions: 2017 Senior Amateur Championship

The following individuals are exempt for the 2017 Massachusetts Senior Amateur Championship.

Although exempt according to the rules and regulations of the event, these players are only eligible to compete in Championship Proper if they submit the stipulated entry form and fee prior to the entry close date.

Category #1
MGA Senior Amateur Champions of the last five (5) years

  • 2016 - Keith Smith
  • 2015 - Don Reycroft
  • 2014 - Dave Houghton
  • 2013 - Keith Smith
  • 2012 - Joe Walker

Category #2
The top forty (40) scorers and ties in the 2016 MGA Senior Amateur Championship

  • Keith Smith
  • Kevin Carey
  • Jim Dibaise
  • Michael Mertes
  • Ronald Laverdiere
  • Dick King
  • Don Reycroft
  • Jimmy Grant
  • Guy Lansing
  • Robert Currey
  • Jon Fasick
  • Rob Reni
  • John Carroll
  • Dan Reagan
  • Rick Marcos
  • Charles Tryder
  • Gregg Bonheur
  • Cy Kilgore
  • Kevin Carrozza
  • Allen Chase
  • Jeff Page
  • Joseph Grochmal
  • Andy Congdon
  • Bill Tribou
  • Paul Heffernan, Jr.
  • Bob Hamilton
  • Jack Nicolas
  • Robert Bouley
  • Steve Camara
  • Michael Arter
  • Vin Bucci
  • John Crook
  • Dana McMaster
  • Lester Devitt
  • Richard Monaghan
  • Robert Linn
  • Ned Yetten
  • Paul Nunez
  • Paul Lacamera
  • James Staffieri
  • Jay Poirier
  • Jack Kearney
  • Bill Kidik
  • Dave Turgeon
  • Claude Hoopes
  • John McNeill
  • John Curran
  • Bruce Marshall

Category #3
The top thirty (30) MGA (Massachusetts GA competitors) scorers and ties in the 2016 NEGA Senior Amateur Championship.

  • Paul Mitchell
  • Jack Kearney
  • William Hadden
  • Steve Camara
  • Chris O'Neill
  • Charles Tryder
  • Don Foberg
  • Joe Walker
  • Michael Arter
  • Keith Smith
  • Allen Chase
  • Paul Quigley
  • Dave Turgeon
  • Paul Murphy
  • Kevin Carrozza
  • Richard Monaghan
  • Dave Houghton
  • Ray Richard
  • Tom Bagley
  • Cy Kilgore
  • Douglas Parigian
  • Don Reycroft
  • Dean Parziale
  • Robert Linn
  • Tom Bergeron
  • Michael Korpita
  • Don Anderson
  • Vin Bucci
  • Jeff Page
  • Jack Bohman
  • Paul Heffernan, Jr.

Category #4
The top thirty (30) finishers and ties in the 2016 George M. Cohen Senior Player of the Year

  • Kevin Carey
  • Keith Smith
  • Jack Kearney
  • Paul Mitchell
  • Brian Secia
  • Jim Dibase
  • John Hadges
  • Michael Arter
  • Michael Mertes
  • Steve Tasho, Sr.
  • Joe Walker
  • Don Reycroft
  • Bill Vine
  • Marc Forbes
  • William Hadden
  • Andy Congdon
  • Jimmy Grant
  • Dave Houghton
  • Doug Crawford
  • Joe Grochmal
  • Steve Camara
  • Dave Turgeon
  • Dick King
  • Ronald Laverdiere
  • Jack Bohman
  • Richard Monaghan
  • David Pomarico
  • Charles Tryder
  • Don Foberg
  • Chris O'Neill

Category #5
Any Senior Competitor (the year they turn 55, ONLY) who has won an MGA Championship (Amateur, Open, Mid-Amateur or Amateur Public Links) during that year.

  • TBD

Category #6
Any Senior competitor (55+), who is exempt for the 2015 MGA Amateur, Open, Mid-Amateur, or Amateur Public Links Championships.

  • Keith Smith
  • Kevin Carey
  • Frank Vana, Jr.
  • John McNeill

Category #7
Any MGA member golfer who qualified for the 2016 USGA Senior Amateur Championship, if eligible

  • Brian Secia

Category #8
Any MGA member golfer (55+) who qualified for the 2016 USGA Senior Open, if eligible

  • None

Category #9
The top ten (10) scorers and ties in the 2016 MGA Super Senior Amateur Championship

  • Dick King
  • David Pomarico
  • Don Anderson
  • Tom Taylor, Jr.
  • Bruce Barton
  • Tom Bergeron
  • Bill Tribou
  • Jim Ruschioni
  • Paul Murphy
  • Ray Richard
  • John Crook

MGA Noteworthy

  • Registration Alert: Online registration is now live for all 2017 MGA Championships.

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