Year Long Match Play Tournament

 
2016 Year Long Match Play Tournament.  
32 players will compete for the championship.  There will be 2 brackets of 16 players each.  Bracket A winner will play Bracket B winner for 2016 Championship.
Brackets are now posted and matches can begin.  Please be aware of time deadlines.  Call PGT for current handicap and with your results.
 
Congratulations to Bernie Bible, 2016 Year Long Match Play Tournament Champion.   
 
 
2015 
 Congratulations to Red Smith 2015 Match Play Champion.  Red was the first half winner and he defeted Dave Zamperini who was the second half winner.
 
2015 First Half payouts:
Red Smith--$400
Joel Sansone--$260
John Johnson--$100
Dave Zamperini--$100
Dennis Beck--$60
David Cromie--$60
Jim Frantti--$60
Keith Graboski--$60 
 
2015 Second Half Payouts:
Dave Zamperini--$290
Bernie Bible--$160
J Nuzzo--$60
Drew Evanoka--$60
 
 
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See below for all details and format.  Also see Trophy Room page for past winners.

 

 
 
Match Play Information and Rules

2015 Match Play deadlines for each round WILL be strictly enforced again.   Matches must be completed within the time frame allowed (see brackets) or you will be eliminated from competition.  This will allow us to have a second half tournament and enough time for each half winner to compete for the championship.  PGT will monitor and check on each competitor to see who cannot make their match.  That player will forfeit if it is found they cannot make the effort to complete their match.  Both competitors may forfeit that round if it cannot be completed.  Second half tournament can begin mid July or as soon as filled.  All first half players can sign up for second half right away (if winner of first half is also winner of second half, he is the Champion)

This is a handicapped event (using 90% of course adjusted handicap), one flight, single elimination match play tournament. There will be two brackets of eight players if only 16 register OR four brackets of seven players (one bye slot in each bracket for last years bracket winner if not a full field).  With 32 players there will be four brackets of 8.  A & B compete for a winner, and C & D compete for a winner.  Winners play for championship.

If there is enough time in the season, a second tournament will take place, and format will depend on number of players entered.

White tees will be played by both players unless both agree on Blue. Both players should play from same tees (ladies play from red). Handicaps will be course and tee adjusted (you may play different tees if handicaps are significantly different.

1. You and your opponent should schedule your match at a time and place convenient to you both.
2. Matches may also be played at PGT tournaments. Let the Director know 48 hours in advance if you plan on doing this.

Deadlines:
Registration begins with a $40 entry fee paid to PGT.
First round matches begin as soon as brackets are posted.
Each round must be completed by posted deadline or you WILL forfeit (both players possibly).
Semi-Final Winners, Final Winner, and Champion are paid from pot.  Champion also to receive personal etched Crystal Trophy.

Call the Tour Office (412-491-6846):
1. 24 hours before your match to get your latest handicaps and advise which course you are playing.
2. ASAP after match to announce the winner and give results.
3. To find out who your next opponent is.
4. If there are scheduling conflicts.
5. With rules questions.

 
 

**************REMINDER*************

YOU MUST HAVE YOUR FEE PAID PRIOR TO YOUR FIRST MATCH

All matches in each round must be completed within 15 days or the posted date

Call PGT prior to your match for course adjusted handicaps, strokes, and match details

Call PGT after your match to give results for posting and next round can start right away

It is YOUR obligation to make arrangements with your opponents to play your match. Keep PGT updated because you will lose your match for failure to play in time, or poor communication.

GOOD LUCK TO ALL

Call PGT at 412-491-6846 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions