nccga match play championship

2017 NCCGA Match Play National Championship



April 27th–28th

Thursday and Friday


Hot Springs Country Club
(Park & Arlington Courses)

101 Country Club Drive
Hot Springs, AR 71901
Map  ·  Website


The first annual NCCGA Match Play National Championship will take place at Hot Springs Country Club in Arkansas. The red and blue teams will battle it out on the #1 and #2 golf courses you can play in the state by

The Match Play National Championship will feature 2-teams of 10 in a 36-hole format. Each individual match victory will result in 1 point and 0.5 for halved matches.  Teams will be able to adjust lineups going into the final round on Friday.



Practice Rounds (Wednesday)

7:00 AM — 6:00 PM

Tournament participants are able to schedule practice rounds on Wednesday at a discounted rate of $55 walking or $75 riding. Practice rounds need to be booked directly with the golf course by calling (501) 623-4981. Practice rounds are first-come, first-serve and are subject to availability. Teams and individuals are recommended to book practice rounds ASAP to ensure availability.

Round 1

1:00 PM — Arlington Course

The first round of the tournament. Teams will compete in head-to-head individual match play matches with a winners earning their team 1 point, 0.5 points for halved matches.

Round 1

7:40 AM — Park Course

Teams will have the opportunity to re-seed before Round 2, and then will continue in match play format. The team at the end of both days with the most total points will be deemed the Match Play National Champion.

Teams and Thursday Matchups

1) Peter Gunawan (1:00pm)
2) Adam Gracik (1:00pm)
3) Christian O'Campo (1:10pm)
4) Grant Johnson (1:10pm)
5) Michael Hanna (1:20pm)
6) Matt Kim (1:20pm)
7) Marcus Lee (1:30pm)
8) Andres Amaya (1:30pm)
9) Flavio Carratu (1:40pm)
10) Aaron Slamowitz (1:40pm)
1) Tian Zhang (1:00pm)
2) Michael Hulle (1:00pm)
3) Michael Fair (1:10pm)
4) Tyler Ward (1:10pm)
5) Nick Vecellio (1:20pm)
6) Jerome Mangubat (1:20pm)
7) Matthew Brisson (1:30pm)
8) Jack Benotti (1:30pm)
9) Leia Schwartz (1:40pm)
10) Grant Manning (1:40pm)

Travel & Lodging

Local Airports
Clinton National Airport (LIT)
Little Rock, AK
Map — 54 miles from course

Memphis International Airport (MEM)
Memphis, TN
Map — 198 miles from course

Dallas International Airport (DFW)
Dallas, TX
Map — 313 miles from course

Transportation Options
Uber at Clinton National Airport

Village Chauffeur - Call for direct quote

Select Charters - Call for direct quote


Arlington Report Hotel and Spa

239 Central Avenue
Hot Springs, AR 71901
(501) 623-7771

Check-in time 3:00 PM. Check-out time 11:00 AM.


Matt Weinberger

Tournament Chair

Travis Richardson

Press & Media

Supporting Partners

NCCGA Spring 2017 National Championship Sponsors