Date: May 25, 2023 — May 26, 2023

Course: Inglewood Golf Club, Kenmore, WA

Championship Details

Entry Fee: $400 per team

Entry Includes: One hosted practice round (teams responsible for the cart fee), two rounds of competition, tee gift, range balls, lunch following second round play, crystal awards for top finishers and a merchandise payout.

Entry Deadline: May 10, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.

Eligibility: Entries are open to sides of male amateur golfers who: (1) have an up-to-date USGA Handicap Index issued by a WA Golf member club not exceeding 36.4, and (2) are members in good standing of a WA Golf member club.

Age: No age requirements

Field Limit: Field will be limited to the first 48 qualified sides. Entries will be accepted according to the time of receipt of entry and entry fee in addition to exempt players.

The Men’s Four-Ball will be run concurrently with the Senior and Super Senior Men’s Four-Ball. WA Golf reserves the right to modify either field limit after the entry deadline to achieve a full field of 96 sides.

Schedule: 36-hole four-ball stroke play (gross and net). In the event of a tie, the winner will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole playoff.

Handicaps: Players will receive 85% of their playing handicap for net scoring. The maximum allowable playing handicap per player is 36. Players above this will be reduced to meet this requirement.

Practice Round: All players will be allowed one complimentary practice round prior to the championship (teams responsible for the cart fee).

Caddies: A player may provide his own caddie. Host club caddies will not be available.

Carts: Players may ride in a golf cart. Cart fees are $52 per team/day. Fees will be collected during registration.

Exempt Players: Champions of the 2022 Washington Men’s Four-Ball, Paul Mitzel and Johnny Carey

Lodging: WA Golf has partnered with Book Your Block to negotiate discounted hotel rates for players and guests. Hotels rooms can be booked online after selecting the applicable Championship from the dashboard on the link below:

Exemptions: Champions earn an exemption into the following events:

  • 2024 Washington Champion of Champions
  • 2024 Washington Men’s Four-Ball Championship

Past Champions

Year Location Champion
2022 Palouse Ridge Golf Club Paul Mitzel and Johnny Carey
2021 Desert Canyon Golf Resort Ryan Kelly and Tres Kirkebo
2020 Canceled due to COVID-19
2019 Canterwood Golf & Country Club Ryan Kelly and Tres Kirkebo
2018 Wine Valley Golf Club Austin Beatty and Luke Bakke
2017 Kalispel Golf and Country Club Aaron Whalen and Cameron Whittle
2016 Salish Cliffs Golf Club Ben Garrett and Erik Olson
2015 Inglewood Golf Club Tyler Matthews and Matthew Steele
2014 White Horse Golf Course Tyler Matthews and Matthew Steele
2013 Meridian Valley Country Club Chris Bae and Craig Larson
2012 Palouse Ridge Golf Club Ryan Whitaker and Dan Whitaker
2011 Wine Valley Golf Club Nick Ellis and Rob Matson
2010 Apple Tree Golf Course Terry Crockett and Ken Baumann
2009 White Horse Golf Course Chris DeGrazia and Mike Hickok
2008 The Home Course Matthew Remington and Brian Remington
2007 Bear Creek Country Club Tom Brandes and Alex Stamey
2006 Trophy Lake Golf & Casting Club Tom Brandes and Alex Stamey
2005 Desert Canyon Golf Resort Lew Mullen and Roger Thorn
2004 Eaglemont Golf Club Jeff Strickland and Mike Seek
2003 Inglewood Golf Club Rob Matson and David Fern
2002 Alderbrook Golf & Yacht Club Dirk Curtis and Jack Kelly
2001 The Links at Moses Pointe Matt Johnson and Jack Kelly
2000 Eaglemont Golf Club Mike Jacobsen and Jim Perkins
1999 Oakbrook Golf Club Mike Joyce and Todd Tibke
1998 Willows Run Golf Club Dr. Kirk Smith and Kelly Denessen
1997 Eaglemont Golf Club Dr. Kirk Smith and Kelly Denessen
1996 Inglewood Golf Club Ken Greenway and Jim Hutchinson
1995 Oakbrook Golf Club Mike Moore and John Skusek
1994 Classic Golf Club Roy Hendrickson and Mike Joyce