Qualifying: MGA Public Links Championship
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (June 7, 2017) -- Qualifying rounds have begun for the 70th MGA Public Links Championship, set to take place at Ballyowen Golf Course in Hamburg, N.J., on July 6. The championship, first played in 1936, is the oldest public links championship in the nation.
Competition is open to male amateur golfers who reside in the MGA territory and do not have playing privileges at a course at which the general public is excluded. Competitors must have a Handicap Index of 8.0 or below. Five qualifying rounds throughout the Met Area will complete the field for the 36-hole championship.