Cypress Lakes Golf Club BEGINS April 10th
Spring Golf League
Rules & Regulations
¨ Format: Two person 9-hole scramble.
¨ Team handicap: 15% of teams combined handicap for the first two weeks. After that your handicap will be based on the lowest team’s average score. After the fourth week, we will only use the best 3 of your last four scores.
¨ Maximum handicap: The maximum handicap is 25. If your handicap is above 25 you will be lowered to meet the maximum.
¨ Tees: Men (under 60)…White; Men (60+)…Black;
¨ Women (under 60)…Red; Women (60+)…Green
¨ Pairings will be done at random and you will not play with the same team each week.
¨ Must have a current established USGA handicap.
¨ There will be a 5:00 p.m. shotgun start each week
¨ Entry fee: $30 per person (one time fee).
¨ Members may walk (no charge) or ride ($8.00).
¨ Non-members will pay $10.00 to walk or $18.00 to ride.
¨ Money (in certificates to the golf shop) will be pooled and distributed on the last day of the league.
¨ Immediately after play please SIGN and put the OFFICIAL scorecard in the blue box on the front porch. Results will be posted on Friday. No card no points.
¨ Points: Your team will receive points based on how you finish each week. Your team is guaranteed 2-points for just playing, finishing each round, and turning in scorecard.
¨ Pay out: The pay out will be in gift certificates to the golf shop. The teams with the most points (top 30-40% based on full field) receive their share of the prize pool based on the percentage of the total point distribution of these teams.
¨ Substitutions: A player can be substituted throughout the year only if that person has a current established handicap. The replacement player will only receive 90% of their handicap when figuring that days team handicap. For handicap purpose only: If your substitute team shoots higher than your original teams average your team will receive a score equal to your team’s average.
¨ No shows: If you do not play, your team will receive a score equal to the lowest of your last four rounds.
¨ Slow Play: If your group falls two holes behind, the entire group will be penalized two strokes. This will be done without warning. The strokes will be added the next day before posting. No matter who is at fault.
Example of points per team per week
(points are based on the number of groups participating, EXAMPLE BELOW IS BASED ON 18 TEAMS))
1st 20 points 11th 9 points
2nd 18 points 12th 8 points
3rd 17 points 13th 7 points
4th 16 points 14th 6 points
5th 15 points 15th 5 points
6th 14 points 16th 4 points
7th 13 points 17th 3 points
8th 12 points 18th 2 points
9th 11 points
10th 10 points
Sign up in the TV room or call the Pro Shop 850-937-3820