2017 Player of the Year Point Distribution

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CDGA Mid-Amateur Championship
May 16-18, Lake Shore Country Club (Glencoe)
CDGA
Senior
Champion250225
Runner-Up175150
Semifinalist150125
Quarterfinalist12575
Match Play Qualifier10050

CDGA Senior Amateur Four-Ball Championship
May 23-26, Crystal Tree Golf & Country Club (Orland Park)
*CDGA
Senior
ChampionN/A150
Runner-UpN/A125
SemifinalistN/A100
QuarterfinalistN/A75
Match Play QualifierN/A50

97th CDGA Amateur Championship
June 27-30, Calumet Country Club (Homewood)
CDGA
Senior
Champion350300
Runner-Up250200
Semifinalist200150
Quarterfinalist150100
Match Play Qualifier10075

86th Illinois State Amateur Championship
July 19-21, St. Charles Country Club (St. Charles)
CDGA
Senior
Champion400325
Runner-Up300250
3rd Place250200
4th Place210150
5th Place200125
6th Place190100
7th Place180100
8th Place170100
9th Place160100
10th Place150100
11th Place14050
12th Place13050
13th Place12050
14th Place11050
15th Place10050
16th-20th Place9040
All Others Making the Cut8030

CDGA Amateur Four-Ball Championship
Aug. 1-4, Eagle Brook Country Club (Geneva)
CDGA
Senior
Champion150125
Runner-Up125100
Semifinalist10075
Quarterfinalist7550
Match Play Qualifier5025

#Both players must be 55 or older to receive senior points in the CDGA Amateur Four-Ball Championship.

15th CDGA Senior Amateur Championship
August 8-11, Wynstone Golf Club (North Barrington)
*CDGA
Senior
Champion100225
Runner-Up75150
Semifinalist60125
Quarterfinalist4575
Match Play Qualifier3550

24th Illinois State Mid-Amateur Championship
August 30-31, Flossmoor CC (Flossmoor)
CDGA
Senior
Champion300250
Runner-Up225175
3rd Place200150
4th Place175125
5th Place150100
6th Place125100
7th Place110100
8th Place100100
9th Place90100
10th Place80100
11th-20th Place7050
All Others Making the Cut40N/A

30th Illinois State Senior Amateur Championship
Sept. 12-14, Bloomington Country Club (Bloomington)
*CDGA
Senior
Champion125250
Runner-Up100175
3rd Place85165
4th Place75155
5th Place65145
6th PlaceN/A135
7th PlaceN/A125
8th PlaceN/A115
9th PlaceN/A105
10th PlaceN/A95
11th PlaceN/A85
12th PlaceN/A75
13th PlaceN/A65
14th PlaceN/A55
15th PlaceN/A45
All Others Making the CutN/A30

67th Illinois Open Championship
July 25-27, Royal Fox CC and Royal Hawk CC (St. Charles)
CDGA
Senior
Champion200150
Runner-Up150100
3rd Place10075
4th Place7550
5th Place5025
6th-10th Place4015
11th-15th Place3010
#Low Amateur5025

Illinois Senior Open Championship
Sept. 19-20, McHenry Country Club (McHenry)
*CDGA
Senior
Champion125150
Runner-Up100125
3rd Place75100
4th Place5075
5th Place4050
6th-10th Place3040
11th-15th Place2030
#Low Amateur5050

#Player will receive the greater of low amateur points or the points earned by finishing position.

U.S. Amateur Qualifying
CDGA
Senior
Qualifier or Exempt7575
Make the Cut at Championship10075
First Round Match Win5050
Second Round Match Win7575
Third to Championship Round Match Win (per win)100100

U.S. Four-Ball Qualifying
CDGA
Senior
Qualifying Champion5050
Make Cut at Championship5050
First Round Match Win2525
Second Round Match Win5050
Third to Championship Round Match Win (per win)7575

U.S. Junior Amateur Qualifying
*CDGA
Senior
Qualifier or Exempt50N/A
Make the Cut at Championship50N/A
First Round Match Win25N/A
Second Round Match Win50N/A
Third to Championship Round Match Win (per win)75N/A

U.S. Mid-Amateur Qualifying
CDGA
Senior
Qualifier or Exempt7550
Make the Cut at Championship10050
First Round Match Win5050
Second Round Match Win7550
Third to Championship Round Match Win (per win)10075

U.S. Open Local Qualifying
CDGA
Senior
Qualifier or Exempt7575

U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying
CDGA
Senior
Medalist or Exempt200150
Qualifier150100
Make Cut at Championship300250
Low Amateur10075
Win Championship500350

U.S. Senior Amateur Qualifying
*CDGA
Senior
Qualifier or Exempt5075
Make the Cut at Championship75100
First Round Match Win2550
Second Round Match Win5075
Third to Championship Round Match Win (per win)75100

U.S. Senior Open Qualifying
*CDGA
Senior
Qualifier or Exempt100150
Make Cut at Championship100200
Low Amateur50200
Win Championship100100
2nd-15th Place7550


*The maximum number of points a player can earn from SENIOR events toward the CDGA Player of the Year is 300.