Ruth Raymond Jones Memorial Senior Championship
Neshobe Golf Club, Brandon, VT
Tuesday-Wednesday, July 13-14, 2021
2021 Senior Championship
Application deadline: July 3 (postmark) or July 5 (online)
No refunds after 3 p.m. Monday, July 5
Entry Fee: $125 includes entry, practice round, and luncheon. Carts are not included in entry fee.
Field Size: Limited to 100 applicants with the lowest USGA indices up to 36.0. If the field size is exceeded, preference will be given to the 55 and older age group
We are looking forward to welcoming the VSWGA to Neshobe and we are thrilled that we are able to hold this event. Due to Covid Guidelines, there may be modifications made as needed. Please refer to future e-mail from the VSWGA and any posted rules at the Host Site. All information is subject to change. Contact Jen Steck, Major Tournaments Chair at email@example.com or 802-279-9796 with any questions.
Practice Rounds: A Practice Round tee time may be reserved 5 days in advance. Saturday and Sunday tee times are restricted to the afternoon. Available dates and times for practice rounds are at the discretion of Neshobe Golf Course. Cart fees are required for practice rounds. If you would like to bring a friend to play with you for your practice round, Neshobe is offering a special (weekday’s only) “Bring a friend” rate of $42 including cart.
Lodging: Lodging is available at the following:
1. The Brandon Motor Lodge will give 10% discount if you mention you’re with the VSWGA. They have 2 sizes for rooms. The smaller is the economy, 1 queen bed, for $79; the larger, the deluxe, is 2 dbl beds or 1 king plus a pullout for $89. Contact Aaron & Stacey, 802-247-9594, 1-800-675-7614. www.brandonmotorlodge.com. email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. The Brandon Inn is offering a 15% discount if you mention the VSWGA. The rooms are all quite different, so the rates vary – you can access rates on their website: brandoninn.com – a medium rate is $179. and includes a continental breakfast.
Registration/Check-In: Registration/Check-in at all tournaments will be in the morning until 1 hour before the last tee time on the first day. Registration information will be emailed to registered players.
+ Carts are limited. Cart fees will be an additional fee on the day of the event. Depending on the current guidelines, players will be asked to share a cart with another competitor. If you are uncomfortable with that, you may also consider using another person’s cart as a ‘cart caddy’, where you would put your clubs on their cart, and walk.
+ Tee times will be posted approximately 5 days prior to the tournament date. Starting times may vary from 8:00am – 12:00pm each day.
+ On tournament days the driving range will be open and balls will be provided.
+ There will be an awards presentation immediately following play on Wednesday.
2020 Senior Championship
It may have started with a bit of rain on day one, but it finished in the sunshine on day two with Jeanne Morrissey of Williston GC winning her second Senior Championship with a two-day total 160. Cheri Campbell of Burlington CC made a charge from behind and took the Runner Up position with 165. Rounding out the top three was Dede Mahler from Country Club of Vermont with a 166.
The net winner was Regina Laraway of Lakeside Golf Club with a two day net score of 137. Second net was won by Louise LaPoint of Montpelier Elks CC with 138.
The ladies of Burlington Country Club combined to win the Pat Job Cup with 449 over second place Country Club of Vermont at 450.