State Four-Ball and Bill Cass Senior Four-Ball

2017 Four-Ball/Bill Cass Senior Four-Ball Championship

 Hattiesburg Country Club

April 28-30,2017


Registration Deadline: Friday, April 21 at 12:00 PM, noon

Entry Fee: $450 ($466 for credit or debit)


Format & Eligibility

Entry Procedure

Host Hotel

The tournament is scheduled for 54 holes of four-ball stroke play. Three divisions will compete in the championship. The field is limited to the first 40 Regular Division, 28 Senior Division and 28 Super Senior Teams.


Senior and Super Senior divisions will be flighted following 36 holes of play. The Regular Division may be flighted, if necessary to complete three tournament rounds. All participants must conform with the USGA Rules of Amateur Status. All participants are required to have an active GHIN Handicap through a USGA Licensed Mississippi Club. Participants must be bona fide residents of the state of Mississippi for at least 60 days prior to the first round of the tournament.

Senior Division: Male amateurs who have reached their 50th birthday prior to the first round of the championship.

Super Senior Division: Male amateurs who have reached their 60th birthday prior to the first round of the championship.

All players must register through Online Registration or submit an entry form. Late, incomplete or inaccurate entry forms will not be accepted. Each MGA tournament has a designated field limit and may reach that limit. Entries are accepted on a first in basis until the entry deadline or until the tournament is full. The MGA Tournament Committee reserves the right to reject a tournament entry at any time. Entries must be received by 12:00 pm Central Time on the published entry deadline date.

Entry Fee: The entry fee of $450 ($466 for payment by credit or debit card) includes cart and range fee for all three rounds. 

Deadline: Friday, April 21, at 12:00PM, noon

Pairings: First and Second Round Pairings will be posted on the website by 4:00pm Monday, April 24. There will be two waves each day. Wave one is Friday morning/Saturday afternoon; wave two is Friday afternoon/Saturday morning. Sunday Pairings will be determined by your flight and score.



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Practice Round

Refund Policy


One Complimentary practice round is available at Hattiesburg Country Club. Please call the club to reserve your tee time at 601-264-5076.

If a player withdraws prior to the entry deadline he will receive a full refund, minus a $20.00 administration fee. If a player withdraws after the entry deadline has passed, the player will not receive a refund.

Regular Division - 6,800 yards

Senior Division - 6,400 yards

Super Senior Division - 6,000 yards

Rules and Regulations

All entrants agree to abide by all MGA Rules and Regulations concerning dress codes, gentlemanly conduct on the Club premises and course beverage policies. Individuals may not bring beverages on the club premises. Contestants (and their caddies) are to observe proper golf etiquette at all times. Any abuse or disrespect of fellow competitors, officials, spectators, employees of the host facility, or other persons conducting or attending a MGA sponsored event can be grounds for disqualification from the event and possible rejection of entry for future MGA events. Such abuse may be verbal or physical or threat thereof and includes, but is not limited to: the use of obscene language, physical damage to property or equipment of the MGA or host facility. Appropriate golf attire is required at all MGA events. This includes collared shirts with sleeves that must be properly tucked in at all times, walking shorts, or slacks. The dress code of the host facility will prevail if there is any question. All MGA Tournaments are soft spike only events.