Amateur Golf

2019 Championships

Gus Wortham Park Golf Course 

Greater Houston City Amateur Championship Presented by Houston Methodist 
September 27 – 29, 2019

Greater Houston Senior City Amateur Championship Presented by Houston Methodist
October 4 – 6, 2019

 

About

Each year, the Houston Golf Association conducts two Amateur Championships at Memorial Park Golf Course, the Greater Houston Men’s City Amateur and the Greater Houston Men’s Senior City Amateur. Prior to the championships, qualifiers are held to determine which amateurs will move on and play in each event. For the Greater Houston Men’s City Amateur, 144 players move on and will play 36 holes before a cut is made. The top 40 plus ties will move on to the third and fourth round (played on the same day). Click here for full the Greater Houston Men’s City Amateur information.

In the Senior division (ages 55+), 96 players move on to the tournament, including some in the Super Senior Division (ages 65+). Super Seniors will play a total of two rounds (36 holes), while the Senior division will be cut to the top 40 plus ties for the third and final round. Click here for the Greater Houston Men’s Senior City Amateur.

2019 Qualifier Dates

Greater Houston City Amateur Championship Qualifiers 

Riverbend Country Club – August 19, 2019

Cypresswood Golf Club – Traditions – August 22, 2019

Sugar Creek Country Club – August 26, 2019

Eagle Pointe Golf Club – September 6, 2019

Hearthstone Country Club – September 9, 2019

Pine Forest Country Club – September 16, 2019

Last Chance: Cypress Lakes Golf Club – September 19, 2019

 

Greater Houston Senior City Amateur Championship Qualifiers

Deerwood Country Club – August 12, 2019

Pine Forest Country Club – September 16, 2019

Bay Oaks Country Club – September 17, 2019

Last Chance: Cypress Lakes Golf Club – September 19, 2019

 

*Players may only play in one qualifier excluding the Last Chance qualifier. 

 

News

October 6th, 2018
Marshall Piper leads the 2018 Greater Houston Sr. City Amateur after Round 1

Marshall Piper of Cypress leads the 2018 Greater Houston Senior City Amateur Championship with a 1-under, 71, after round one. Right on his heels, Ron Byrd sits in second with an even par 72. 2015 Champion Mike Booker is tied for third with a 1-over 73 alongside Bill Tanner and Craig Hulbert. Defending champion Buzz […]

October 1st, 2018
Grant Schroeder Takes The 2018 Greater Houston City Amateur Championship

By Richard Dean Make it six for the Schroeder family. Even though Grant Schroeder has a ways to go to match his father Ron’s affinity to winning Houston’s most prestigious amateur golf tournament. Ron Schroeder is a five-time winner of the Greater Houston City Amateur Championship, conducted by the Houston Golf Association. On Sunday at […]

September 29th, 2018
Greater Houston City Amateur Championship Round 2 & 3 Notes

Due to weather, the competition will be shortened to 54-Holes, making round 3 the championship round. Please see below for the procedures on the completion of rounds 2 and 3. Round 2 Completion  Round 2 was suspended at 6:50 p.m. today. We ask everyone that needs to complete round 2 to be in position ready […]