Date: September 22, 2020 — September 24, 2020

Course: Walla Walla Country Club, Walla Walla , WA


Championship Details

Lodging: WA Golf has negotiated discounted hotel rates for tournament players and guests.

To book a hotel reservation, please use the following link – HOTEL RESERVATIONS. You will be prompted to login or create an account using your GHIN #. Once logged in, click on “TOURNAMENT HOTELS” which will allow you to search hotels by proximity to the course at a large discount. 

Entry Fee: $205

Entry Includes: One hosted practice round, three rounds of competition, tee gifts, range balls, lunch following final round play, crystal awards for top finishers and a merchandise payout.

Entry Deadline: August 31, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.

Eligibility: Entries are open to male amateur golfers who: (1) meet the below age requirements, (2) have an up-to-date USGA Handicap Index issued by a WA Golf member club not exceeding 12.4, and (3) are members in good standing of a WA Golf member club.

Age: Senior players must have reached their fifty-fifth birthday by September 22, 2020. Super Senior players must have reached their sixty-fifth birthday by September 22, 2020.

Field Limit: Field will be limited to 60 qualified Seniors and 30 qualified Super Seniors. At the close of entry, the field will be filled by the lowest USGA Handicap Indexes in addition to exempt players.

Schedule: 54-hole stroke play (gross only). In the event of a tie, the winner will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole playoff.

Practice Round: All players will be allowed one complimentary practice round prior to the championship.

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

Carts: Players and caddies may ride in a golf cart. Cart fees are $17 per seat/day. Fees will be collected during registration.

Exempt Players (Senior): All past Washington Senior Men’s Amateur Champions in addition to addition to the following players: Tom Brandes, Keith Crimp, Chris Degrazia, Erik Hanson, Tom Hale, Mike Kerns, Ray Schuler, Alex Stamey, Jeff Strickland, John Von Lossow.

Exempt Players (Super Senior): All past Washington Super Senior Men’s Amateur Champions in addition to addition to the following players: Rich Evenson, Tom Kubisa, Roger Pierce, Greg Tatham, Rick Weihe.


WA Golf Performance Points: Awarded to Champion (60), Runner-up (35), Top-5 (20), and Top-10 (5) finishers


Exemptions: Champion earns an exemption into the following events:

  • Lifetime exemption into the Washington Senior Men’s Amateur Championship
  • 2021 Washington Senior Men’s Champion of Champions
  • 2021 Pacific Northwest Senior Men’s Amateur Championship



Past Champions

Year Location Champion
2019 Walla Walla Country Club Tom Brandes
2018 Walla Walla Country Club Tom Brandes
2017 Walla Walla Country Club Jim McNeils
2016 Walla Walla Country Club Brad Karns
2015 Walla Walla Country Club Bob Burton
2014 Walla Walla Country Club Tom Brandes
2013 Walla Walla Country Club Tom Brandes
2012 Walla Walla Country Club Tom Brandes
2011 Walla Walla Country Club Tom Brandes
2010 Walla Walla Country Club Keith Crimp
2009 Walla Walla Country Club Larry Daniels
2008 Walla Walla Country Club Kent Brown
2007 Walla Walla Country Club Dick Bingham
2006 Walla Walla Country Club Dick Bingham
2005 Walla Walla Country Club Roy Niznik
2004 Walla Walla Country Club Fred Urquhart
2003 Walla Walla Country Club Jeff Remington
2002 Walla Walla Country Club Roy Niznik
2001 Walla Walla Country Club Dr. John Harbottle
2000 Walla Walla Country Club Bruce Richards
1999 Walla Walla Country Club Dr. John Harbottle
1998 Walla Walla Country Club Rick Weihe
1997 Walla Walla Country Club Bill Gundersen
1996 Walla Walla Country Club Dr. John Harbottle
1995 Walla Walla Country Club Dr. John Harbottle
1994 Walla Walla Country Club Bill Gundersen
1993 Walla Walla Country Club Bill Gundersen
1992 Walla Walla Country Club John Tuft
1991 Walla Walla Country Club Wayne Samples
1990 Walla Walla Country Club Gerald Fehr
1989 Walla Walla Country Club Dr. Robert Jacobs
1988 Walla Walla Country Club Dr. John Harbottle
1987 Walla Walla Country Club George Holland