nationally recognized and open to all qualified young women amateur golfers—Under the age of 24
2023 Joanne Winter Arizona Silver Belle Championship December 28-30 — Briarwood Country Club
A special gem in NW Phoenix, Briarwood CC is a traditional parkland course designed by Greg Nash. The fairways are wide but a winding creek and small elevated greens will hold the players attention. Briarwood has hosted the U.S. Senior Women’s Open Qualifier, AZ Senior Women’s Championship as well as several other state tournaments. They host a First Tee of Phoenix program as well as offer their facilities to Ottawa University AZ men’s and women’s golf teams. Briarwood Country Club was selected as AWGA Host Club of the Year in both 2014 and 2016 by the players, volunteers and staff.
This tournament consists of 54 holes of stroke play. USGA Rules of Golf apply. Field limited to 90 players. A strict pace-of-play policy will be utilized for practice and tournament rounds.
Player's status — Accepted or Waitlisted — to be sent via email
Sign-up for Practice Round Tee Times (see below)
Registration (required prior to Practice Round)…9 AM to 1 PM
Practice Round…10 AM (tee times)
First Round…9 AM --Double Tees
Second Round…9 AM --Double Tees
Third Round…9 AM --Double Tees
official championship Practice Round — December 27
Only December 27 is included in your entry fee. Players in the field will be notified of the process for scheduling practice rounds after the field is finalized.
ADDITIONAL PRACTICE ROUNDS — DECEMBER 1 - 23 Players can coordinate additional Practice Rounds by contacting Chris Olseth, PGA Head Golf Professional at Briarwood CC via email only. Email requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. These practice rounds may be booked for play between the dates of December 1st to December 23rd. Due to the holiday season, practice rounds between December 24-25th, 2022 will not be allowed.
The additional Practice Rounds will be booked around BCC membership play, where the BCC member is given priority on the Tee Sheet.
Practice Round Rates (December 1st to December 23rd) Green Fee $65.00 + Tax Cart Fee $20.00 + Tax
Carts: Contestants requesting use of a cart for their Practice Round, must have a current Driver’s License in hand at the time of check-in in Golf Shop. Due to scarcity of carts with the supply chain, parents, siblings, coaches, or other spectators may not rent carts unless they can present valid ADA credentials. Carts are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
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