Silver Slipper Pro-Am
Diamondhead Country Club - Diamondhead, MS
May 2-4, 2019
Flyer (click to print)
Tuesday April 30
Practice Rounds for professionals at Diamondhead Pines course.
Wednesday May 1
Practice rounds for professionals at Diamondhead Country Club. Wednesday night professional get together at the Silver Slipper. Buffet tickets will be provided for the players
Thursday May 2
This will be the first round of the 54 hole tournament for the professionals at Diamondhead. Tee times will start at begin at 11:50 on the Pine course. Practice rounds for amateurs for the Pro Am.Schedule tee times with the golf shop.
Friday May 3
This will be the second round of the ECGT at Diamondhead Country Club. This will also be the Pro Am day for all amateurs and professionals. Tee time will be a 8:30 shotgun start on the Pine course. Lunch and the awards ceremony will be at the Diamondhead after play.
Saturday May 4
This will be the final round of play for the professionals at Diamondhead Country Club. Tee times will begin at 10:00 Amateur tee times will also be available for anyone wanting to play on Saturday on the other course. The awards presentation will follow in the clubhouse after play.
Pro Am format:
Best Ball format. There will be one Pro and three amateurs on a team. Amateurs will receive 80% of their handicap.
Amateur Entry fee is $100 which includes: Golf at Diamondhead; Lunch drinks and prizes. Professional Entry Fee is $725 Members and $875 Nonmembers. The Guaranteed first place will be $8000 to the winner 40% of the field will be paid. There will be a projected purse of $20,000 (24) Any ECGT professional that brings a amateur for the pro am on Friday will receive $30 per amateur off their entry fee.
Deadline is April 30. Entries will be an additional $40 after that
For amateurs looking for Hotel Reservations call the Silver Slipper Casino at 1-866-754-7737 for a special 59 rate on Thursday night. Rooms for the professionals will be courtesy of the Silver Slipper.
For tournament information contact Geno Celano at 850-217-3412. For golf course information contact Chris Altese or Maury Hodgens at 228-255-3910.