39th West Virginia Four-Ball Championship   

Date: July 14-15, 2018
Host Club: The Raven at Snowshoe Mountain
Address: 10 Snowshoe Drive, Snowshoe, WV 26209
Phone: (304) 572-6500
Entries Open: March 1 @ 12:00PM
Entries Close: July 11 @ 11:59PM
Entry Fee: $325 per team
Entry Form: CLICK HERE


Eligibility: Entries are open to male amateur golfers with an active GHIN Handicap index through a WVGA Member Club. Both team members must meet these requirements.  Please Reference WVGA Policies and Procedures for further details.

Format: The championship will be a 36-hole Four-Ball Stoke Play Event.

Field Size: The maximum field size is 180 players

Practice Round: Practice round fees will be $35 payable directly to The Raven at Snowshoe Mountain.

Flights: The field will be divided into two flights following Round 1 scores.

Player Registration: There is no player registration for this year’s event. Players are instructed to be on their starting hole 10 minutes prior to their starting time.

Player Food & Beverage: Players will be responsible for purchasing their own food and beverage for the duration of the championship. The Raven Grille will be open from 7:00AM – 8:00PM to accommodate all players.

Cart Fees: All cart and green fees are included in the tournament entry fee.

Spectator Carts: Spectator carts will not be permitted during this championship with the exception of a spectator who can provide an issued and active Handicap Permit. Final decision will be made by the WVGA Senior Director of Rules & Competitions and also the availability of carts at the host facility.

Caddies: Caddies are permitted during the championship. Players are responsible for supplying their own caddie. Caddies may ride in golf carts if it adheres to the WVGA cart policy and their is an available seat. * WVGA Cart Policy – there will be a maximum of 2 carts per group and 2 individuals per cart. *

Pairings: Pairings for the opening round will be released and updated on the WVGA website by 5:00PM on Thursday, July 12th. Pairings will also be included in the Player Information that will be emailed to each player by July 12th.

Awards / Gift Certificates: The champion and runner-up teams will both receive trophies. Top finishers will also receive gift certificates.

POY Points: State Player of the Year points will  be awarded to the top 10 teams. Points will be awarded immediately following the completion of the championship.

Electronic Measuring Devices: Electronic devices that measure distance only are permitted for this championship.

USGA Groove Condition of Competition (Not in Effect): The USGA groove rules effective January 1, 2010 are NOT in effect for this competition.

Withdrawal Policy: In the event of a tournament withdraw; the player must notify the West Virginia Golf Association Office at 304-391-5000 no later than one week prior to the tournament. If withdraw is made prior to tournament deadline, the player may receive a refund regardless of reason less a $20 administrative fee. For a withdraw made after the entry deadline, the player may receive a refund only if player has experienced a sudden illness or injury, and only if the West Virginia Golf Association is notified prior to the first round of the tournament. All refund request must be submitted in writing to the Senior Director of Rules & Competitions, Carter Page.

Host Hotel: TBD

West Virginia Four-Ball Championship Schedule of Events:

Friday, July 13, 2018
Player Practice Rounds

Saturday, July 24, 2018
8:00am – Tee Times off Hole #1, #10

Sunday, July 25, 2018
8:00am – Tee Times off Hole #1, #10
Award Ceremony to Follow Play