Qualifying Tournament Registration For The 60th Porter Cup Now Open
LEWISTON, N.Y. (February 15, 2018) – The Porter Cup executive committee today announced the official dates of all three of the Porter Cup tournaments to be held at Niagara Falls Country Club this year.
The sixth annual Women’s Porter Cup will be contested from Wednesday, June 13 through Friday, June 15. One of the fastest growing women’s amateur golf tournaments consists of 54-holes medal play with no cut. Field size is limited for players with a USGA handicap index not to exceed 9.4.
In July, the world’s top male amateur golfers will once again visit picturesque Niagara Falls Country Club in pursuit of the renowned Porter Cup. The 60th edition of the tournament – sponsored by M&T Bank – will tee off with the first round on Wednesday, July 18 and run through the final round on Saturday, July 21. As previously announced, the winner of the 2018 Porter Cup will receive an exemption into the 2019 LECOM Health Challenge, a Web.com Tour event held at Peek’n Peak Resort in Clymer, New York.
In addition, registration for the Porter Cup Qualifier is now open. The 18-hole stroke play qualifier is open to any applicant with a verified USGA handicap of 3.0 or less. The tournament committee offers exemptions to a number of players depending on the field size. For more information on the qualifying tournament, please visit https://portercup.com/mens-division/qualifier-information/.
The Senior Porter Cup will wrap up the tournament slate from Wednesday, September 5 through Friday, September 7. The winner of the Senior Porter Cup will receive an exemption into the 2019 Porter Cup tournament.