The US Golf Croquet Classic is a part of the States Shield Championship weekend and offers play for croquet fans that want to support the Shield teams as well as local (or national) GC players looking for ranked games. It also gives alternates and starters for the Shield teams both play and preparation for the Shield event. Sixteen player spots available. Entries above 16 will be put on a wait list as the event could expand. All games will be ranked. .
DATES: August 16-17, 2019
VENUE: LaFortune Park, Tulsa, Oklahoma
ENTRY FEES: $65 standard entry. $40 discounted entry for Shield players and alternates
MEALS: No lunches provided for the Shield or Classic but there are several restaurants near the courts.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
AUGUST 16 - FRIDAY
8:00 AM -- Block play R1
9:10 AM -- Block play R2
10:20 AM -- Block play R3
11:30 AM -- Break and Open Practice for Shield Players
1:00 PM -- Quarterfinals US GC Classic (Top 8 to Championship Knockout, Lower finishers to Plate Knockout)
2:00 PM* -- Open Practice for Shield Players
AUGUST 17 - SATURDAY
8:00 AM -- 1:00 PM STATES SHIELD SEMIFINALS
1:00 PM -- US GC Classic Semifinals
2:10 PM - US GC Classic Finals
6:30 PM -- Optional Teams Dinner/GC Classic Player’s dinner at individual’s own expense (Location/Details TBD)
AUGUST 18 - SUNDAY | STATES SHIELD FINAL
8:00 AM -- 1:00 PM* STATES SHIELD FINAL - R1 DOUBLES
(Potential Zed Games)
*After Classic games conclude
**Ending time for Shield Semifinals and Finals dependent on potential tiebreaker times.
Contact: Dylan Goodwin | firstname.lastname@example.org