Professional Tournament Information
July 9-12, 2020
Entry Fee Information.
Entries are limited to the first 100 professionals with priority given to those professionals who are playing in the pro-am.
Entry Fee $325.00 includes the pro am entry as well as the cart for the pro-am only.
Entries will remain open until the field is full and all cancellations are subject to a $25.00 cancellation fee.
Professional Pro-Am Information.
The pro-am will be held on Thursday July 9, 2020 in two shotgun starts, 7.30 AM and 2.00 PM. Each shotgun start will be a separate pro-am.
Professional sweeps money is paid to the low professionals in each pro am and the team format will be one low gross and one low net ball for the team score.
Teams for the pro-am will consist of 2 pros and 4 amateurs and professional may enter their own teams. The cost per amateur player for the pro am portion of the tournament is $100.00.
All professionals are asked to play in the pro-am. Professionals may choose to opt out of the pro- am however, no refund of any portion of the professional entry fee will be made. If the professional does not inform the committee of his/her intention to opt out of the pro-am, the committee will pair the professional in both the pro-am and tournament.
Professionals that do not play in the pro am that fail to inform the committee of their intention to opt out of the pro-am will be disqualified from the stroke play portion of the tournament with no refund issued.
Professional Tournament Information.
54 holes stroke play July 10-12, 2020.
There will be a cut to the top 50 and ties in the regular professional field after play on July 11th.
The top 25 professionals and ties will be paid after 54 holes.
The senior professional division will not be cut.
Senior Professionals, (age 50 and over) will play in the morning wave (7.00 AM to 9.00 AM) on Friday July 10th and in the afternoon wave (12.00 PM to 2.00 PM) on Saturday July 11. The final round Sunday July 12th will be paired by score in both waves. Seniors will be paid the highest prize over the entire field based on their 54 hole total.
Professionals, (under the age of 50) will play in the afternoon wave (12.00 PM to 2.00 PM) on Friday July 10th and the morning wave (7.00 AM to 9.00 AM) on Saturday July 11th. The final round Sunday July 12th will be paired by score in both waves.
Professionals will be required to provide tax identification numbers before any prize checks are issued.
The Airport Golf Club does not have a driving range. Driving range facilities are available at our sister course, Kingham Prairie View located at 3601 Windmill Road. The Cheyenne Country Club practice facility will not be available at any time during the tournament.
A Players dinner will be held on Saturday July 11th at 6.00 PM in the club house at the Airport Golf Club. All players, families and caddies are invited.
The Wyoming State Open Tournament Committee reserves the right to take whatever action and/or modify the format of play in any way necessary to protect players, spectators, and volunteers in cases of inclement weather. In these cases, no refund of any type will be made. Any cancellation of one or both pro-am's will result in the winners being determined by a blind draw.
The Wyoming State Open, Airport Golf Club, and the City of Cheyenne, are not liable for injuries or damages caused by golfer activity or natural forces such as lightning, hail, wind, and the like. When lightning is in the area, the committee staff will make every effort to inform players,spectators, and volunteers through the use of a blow horn. However, players, spectators, and volunteers shall assume responsibility for their own safety.
Professional Prize Breakdown - All Prizes Based on a Full Professional Field.
1st - $10,000.00 2nd - $5,500.00 3rd $3,875.00 4th $3,500.00 5th $3,250.00 6th $2,875.00
7th - $ 2,500.00 8th - 2,250.00 9th - 2,000.00 10th - 1,875.00 11th - 1,750.00 12th - 1,625.00
13th - 1,500.00 14th - 1,250.00 15th - $1,125.00 16th - $1,000.00 17th - $875.00 18th - $750.00
19th - $625.00 20th - $500.00 21st - $375.00 22nd to 25th - $250.00 each
Senior Professional Prize Breakdown - All Prizes Based on a Full Professional Field.
1st - $1,000.00 2nd - $765.00 3rd - $653.00 4th - $540.00 5th - $450.00
6th - $360.00 7th - $315.00 8th - $270.00 9th - $225.00