Match Play Championship 2018


Jun 01 - 10, 2018 (Friday - Sunday)


Skylinks Golf Course


Entry Fee

Includes greens fees & welcome package, as well as food, beverage and prize fund for Bracket Play qualifiers

OPTIONAL Tournament Services Package for Qualifier

Entry Deadline

Thursday, May 24, 2018
Late entries will be accepted if the tournament is not full, and will be subject to a $25 Late Registration fee.

DATES:  Qualifying Play:  Friday & Saturday, June 1–2, 2018. Bracket Play:  Sunday, June 3 and Friday – Sunday, June 8–10, 2018

ELIGIBLE:  Men amateur golfers with a one-year established handicap and 12-month LI (Low Index) of 4.9 or better as of May 15th, 2018, OR who have played high school or collegiate golf within the past two years.


    Feb 19:  Registration opens

    May 24:  Registration closes at 11:59 PM

    May 25:  Preliminary Pairings posted on website by 6:00 PM. Late Registration opens online if the event is not full

    May 28:  Late Registration closes at 11:59 PM

    May 29:  Final Pairings posted on website & tournament portal by 6:00 PM

FORMAT:  The lowest 64 aggregate gross scores from the 36-hole Qualifier will proceed to Bracket Play. In case of ties for the 64th spot, a sudden-death playoff will be held immediately following regulation play on Saturday. Bracket Round play will take place as follows:

    Round of 64:  Sunday, June 3 – Beginning at 7:00 AM

    Rounds of 32 and 16:  Friday, June 8 – Beginning at 7:00 AM and 1:00 PM

    Quarterfinals and Semi-Finals:  Saturday, June 9 – Beginning at 6:30 AM and 11:30 AM

    Championship Final (18-hole):  Sunday, June 10 – 8:00 AM

PAIRINGS & TEE TIMES:  Qualifying Play tee times will begin at 7:00 AM on each day. Saturday’s second round pairings will be determined by Friday’s scores. Bracket Play tee times will be determined by position of the match within the master bracket.

TOURNAMENT SERVICES PACKAGESNEW FOR 2018!  Players that plan on renting a golf cart and warming up with a medium bucket of balls before each of the Qualifying Rounds can now save 20% on that expense by optionally pre-paying when registering online. Simply choose Tournament Services Package as an option when registering and the Skylinks golf shop will be waiting for you with cart key and range token on each tournament day. Please note though, that the Package is all-inclusive and “all or none”. It applies to BOTH of the Qualifying Rounds of the tournament, and once a player has begun using the Package, no refund of any kind will be made. Plan ahead and save!

CONTACT INFORMATION: Tournament Office (562) 570-8163; Fax: (562) 570-1274