The Donald Ross Better-Ball Championship

August 12 to 13, 2017 - Jeffersonville Golf Club

Managed by the Philadelphia Publinks Golf Associations (PPGA)

2017 Results


Entries are open to all amateur golfers, regardless of handicap and club affiliation. Entries are subject to approval or rejection anytime (either before or during the Championship) by the PPGA Championship Committee. The Committee decisions shall be final in all rulings.

Entrance Fees

The entry fee is $240 per team (greens fees, prizes and lunch before Saturday's round, dinner after Saturday's round and breakfast before Sunday's round are included in your entry fee). No refunds will be granted for cancellations received after the closing date.

Pairings & Tee Times

Saturday's play will begin with a 1 shotgun start. Contestants will be notified by email when pairings are available on the PPGA website . Teams will be flighted and repaired for the final round. A contestant who fails to appear for his tee time and has not canceled his entry by written or verbal notification to the association office, may be subject to disqualification for this event and subsequent events of the association.


The tournament is a 36-hole better-ball stroke play event contested over two days. Saturday's round will serve as the qualifying round for flights. Teams will compete for prizes in flights for the final round and play will begin with tee-times off the first tee for the final round. There will be both senior and super-senior divisions (60+) if there are enough entrants. There will also be a complimentary lunch before play on Saturday as well as dinner provided at the conclusion of play on Saturday. There will also be a light breakfast provided before Sunday's round for all teams.

Gift Certificates will be awarded to the top teams in each flight.


For more information, view the Donald Ross Better-Ball Championship Application (PDF).