2012 MGA Mid-Amateur Championship Invitation Criteria
Meadow Brook Club, Jericho, New York
Tuesday & Wednesday, October 2 & 3, 2012
Eligibility: Invitations will be extended to amateur members of MGA member clubs who have reached their 35th birthday by October 2, 2012 who have a USGA Index not exceeding 5.0 and:
- Have qualified for or are exempt from qualifying for the 2012: Met Amateur; Met Open; Ike or MGA/MetLife Public Links Championships.
- MGA Mid-Amateur champions from the last five years.
- The top 20 (and ties) finishers in the 2011 MGA Mid-Amateur.
- Champions of the: Met Amateur; Met Open; Ike or MGA/MetLife Public Links Championships from the past 15 years.
- Qualifiers and alternates for the 2012 USGA: Open (SQR); Amateur; Mid-Amateur; Senior Amateur; Senior Open or Amateur Public Links.
- Top 3 finishers in 2012 MGA Senior Amateur.
- Top 5 Low Amateurs in 2011 & 2012 MGA Senior Open.
- 2011 Senior Amateur Champions for: NJSGA, WGA, CSGA, LIGA, and NYSGA.
- A representative of the host club – Meadow Brook Club.
Semifinalists, or top 5 (& ties), in the following 2012 events:
|Arcola Cup||Havemeyer Memorial||NJSGA Mid-Amateur|
|Bergen County Amateur||Hochster Memorial||New York CityAmateur|
|Boff Memorial||LIGA Amateur||NYSGA Amateur|
|Brae Burn Invitational||LIGA Amateur Stroke Play||NYSGA Mid-Amateur|
|CSGA Amateur||Metedeconk Invitational||Richardson Memorial|
|CSGA Mid-Amateur||Mittelmark Invitational||Rockland County Amateur|
|CSGA Palmer Cup||Nassau Invitational||Travis Memorial|
|Crump Cup||NJSGA Amateur||WGA Am|
Invitations will also be extended to:
- Top 3 (&ties), in the following 2012 events: NJSGA Public Links, CSGA Public Links, WGA Mid-Amateur, LIGA Mid-Amatuer
- Top 5 Low Amateurs in the following 2012 Open events: WGA Open, LIGA Open, NJSGA Open, NY State Open, CSGA Open.
- Top 3 Low Amateurs in the NJ Senior Open
- Members of the 2012 Compher Cup, Stoddard Trophy and 2010 French/American teams as well as the 2011 Carey Cup team.
- Individuals who represented Connecticut, New York and New Jersey for the 2012 USGA State Team Championship.
- Top 10 on the Polo Golf MGA Jerry Courville Sr.Player of the Year list as of Wednesday, September 19, 2012.
- Special invitees of the MGA Executive Committee.