Clay Dotson Open

Clay Dotson Open
Monday, May 22

Held at the beautiful Brasstown Valley Resort, the Clay Dotson Open golf tournament benefits student scholarships at Young Harris College. Nearly 100 percent of YHC students receive some form of financial assistance, and all proceeds from the tournament are used toward student scholarships. Your generous support of this event allows YHC students the opportunity to achieve their academic pursuits and become part of the YHC legacy.

REGISTRATION is now closed.

Registration includes breakfast, lunch, refreshments, a goody bag valued at $75, and every dollar we raise pours directly into student scholarships!

Tournament Highlights

  • Morning and afternoon flights (limited to 112 players each)
    (Morning flight activities will begin at 6:45 a.m. Afternoon flight activities will begin at 1:30 p.m.)
  • Awards ceremony with prizes for low net score in each flight
  • Putting contest with prizes
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Complimentary lunch/refreshments 
  • Complimentary team photograph
  • Mulligans available for purchase

The Tom Forkner, Sr. Alumni Challenge

  • Gather at least three YHC alumni on a team and compete for a special award.
  • Discounted rate for alumni on team ($150 per alumnus/alumna player)
  • Award for the team (with three or more alumni) that has the lowest score in the tournament

Goody Bag

  • Calloway Polo with the YHC/Clay Dotson Open Logo
  • Golf Towel with YHC Logo
  • Golf Tees with ball marker and divot repair tool with YHC Logo
  • A sleeve of Wilson Golf Balls with YHC Logo
2023 Clay Dotson Open Winners

Flight A

1st - First Place

Daryl Allison
Isiah McPherson
Brandon Arrowwood                                                 
Curtis Phillips

2nd - First Place

Mark Stancil
Paul Butler
Brett Butler
Kurt Momand

Longest Drive

Dallas Snyder 

Closest to the Pin

Otey Crisman  

Flight A

1st - First Place

Stacy Poteet
Colton Payne
Brian Helzog
Michael Willard                                                    

2nd - First Place

Dustin Birch
Michael Davis
Brad Smith
Cooper Patton

Longest Drive

Copper Patton

Closest to the Pin

Chaiz Davenport 

Tom Forkner, Sr. Alumni Challenge Winners

Cody Beck
Josh Rudnick
Oliver Pratt
James Mills