MEN'S CLUB NEWS
MEN'S WINTER LEAGUE 2017-2018
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The winter league qualifying rounds will be played between November 1st 2017 and January 28th 2018.
All of the qualifying rounds will be played on the course in play on the particular day (White Markers).
(It is permitted to play qualifying rounds on Winter Greens).
Each team will consist of six players and may be from the same or varied handicap categories. Teams will be created from individual entries where players cannot form their own teams.
In all rounds players must sign in on computer in Mens Locker Room prior to playing round and enter score after each round.
A separate card (blue) must be marked for each winter league round with the round number and team number being recorded on the scorecard.
The qualifying stages will be singles Stableford played over 14 holes.
The cumulative totals of the 5 best scorecards from 6 scorecards submitted from each team in each round of the four rounds determining the qualifying scores. The top 9 teams with the best cumulative scores at the end of the qualifying period will go forward to the play-off stages.
Tied Scores (Countback):
In the event of a tie the final counting scorecards (best five cards) will be used, if still tied the final best four counting cards and so on until to the best card if necessary to which the normal count back rules will apply i.e. last 9, 6,etc.
The Final (Play-off Stage) will be held on Saturday February 3rd 2018.
Format for the day:
The top 9 teams will qualify.
There will be a Shotgun start with 3 players on each tee-box.
The Final will be Stableford over 18 holes with the winning team being decided on the cumulative totals of the 5 best scorecards from 6 scorecards submitted on the day.
In the event of a tie, the best four cards will be used, if still tied the best three cards and so on until to the best card if necessary to which the normal count back rules will apply i.e. last 9, 6,etc.
It is the intention of the committee to play the Final on Full Greens.
Substitutes will not be permitted if a player to be substituted has completed a round of the qualifying stage of the competition.
Prizes will be awarded to the winning, runners up and third place team members. Prizes will be presented on the evening of the Final.
· Teams may enter the competition at any time throughout the period of the qualifying rounds.
· Caddies will not be permitted at any stage of this competition.
· Qualifying rounds must be played in the proper sequence.
· Before commencing play on the 1st tee players must have signed in to the PC and declare their intention to submit a winter league scorecard.
· A separate card must be marked for each winter league round with the round number and team number being recorded on the scorecard.
· Player will be disqualified should they submit a scorecard which does not comply with the competition rules.
Enter in the Mens Office. Entry fee is €5.00 per player or €30 per team. Teams should be one entry in one envelope with team name, player names and handicaps.
PLEASE USE WINTER LEAGUE SCORECARDS (BLUE IN COLOUR)