Host Club: New Haven Country Club
Address: 160 Hartford Tpke., Hamden, CT 06517
Phone: (203) 248-4488
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Par & Yardage: New Haven Country Club will be set up to play at a total of approximately 6,500 yards and a par of 70.
The 2018 Connecticut Open will mark the eight time, a tournament record, that New Haven Country Club has played host to this prestigious event. The club has previously hosted the Connecticut Open in 1934, 1939, 1949, 1956, 1969, 1985 and most recently in 2002. Founded in 1898, New Haven Country Club will be celebrating its 120th anniversary in 2018. The club has been home to many notable members including Eli Whitney III (grandson to the inventor), Henry Sargent, Winthrop Bushnell, Frank Bigelow, Henry Hotchkiss, Walter Camp and even the 27th President of the United States, William Howard Taft.
Entries Close: Wednesday, June 6 at 5:00 p.m.
Handicap Limit: Amateurs must hold an active USGA handicap at a CSGA club not exceeding 6.4
Field Size: Championship field limited to 150 players
About the Tournament: 54-Hole Stroke Play Championship. Monday, July 30th- First Round, 18 Holes Tuesday, July 31st- Second Round, 18 Holes *The low 40 players including ties will advance to the final round on Wednesday, August 1st Wednesday, August 1st- Final Round, 18 Holes