The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced the opening of entries for the inaugural U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball Championships at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, in Bandon, Ore. The event takes place in May 9-13, 2015 and is the first new event added to the USGA's competition roster in more than 25 years.
Players may register online for the championship through 5 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug. 6. Qualifying will take place in this fall and early spring of 2015.
"The U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championships represent the USGA's commitment to support and advance amateur competition," said Daniel B. Burton, USGA vice president and Championship Committee chairman. "This format is broadly popular in all 50 states and at golf clubs nationwide and should produce spirited team play, camaraderie and enjoyment for both the players and spectators."
Visit the USGA website for additional information.