2023 Men’s League
At Cold Spring Country Club
DEADLINE FOR SIGN-UPS – 05/01/23
5/02/23- Two practice weeks
5/16/23 First week of matches
GHIN Number: The league requires that you have an active GHIN number here or at another club. We need to know your GHIN number if it is tracked at another course. If you do not have a GHIN number, you will need to get one and have it tracked here. The fee for this is $55.00 through www.massgolf.org
Format/Divisions/Schedule: . Shotgun start at 5:00pm Match play league; 9 points possible per match. Each hole is worth one point and the format is team best ball net. There will be two divisions based on the total handicap for each team. Based on a field with 24 teams, there will be 12 teams in each division. There will be one cycle for the season where each team will play one another within their division. This will result in 11 weeks of matches.
Tees:Men will play the White Tees; Seniors 65+ will play the Gold Tees
Substitutes: It is the responsibility of each player to line up a sub if he cannot make it to league that week. The sub must have an active GHIN handicap. Each person may use substitutes for 4 weeks for the duration of the league season. Beyond that, your partner will need to play alone. Please be sure that you can make the commitment to the league. If there are more than 2 weeks where a team no shows, they will forfeit all matches for the season, including previously played matches.
Playoffs: This league is made up of four divisions. The top 4 teams in each division will qualify for playoffs. There will be 2 weeks of playoff matches. The teams will be seeded for playoff matches within each division based on their standings in regular season play. The winner of each match will continue on into the winner’s bracket where they will be competing for the 1st and 2th place for their division. The losers of each match will go into the consolation bracket where they will be competing for 3rd and 4th place in their division.
Banquet and Quota Event:Following the completion of our playoffs we will have a quota event and an end of the season banquet. All players in the league will be welcome to play in this event and to join us for dinner and awards after play.
Cost:To join the league the cost is $100. There is a breakdown of the league fee below. Non-members will be required to pay $27 for greens fee and cart each week.
Big Al Tuesdays– Following the completion of our league, we will be hosting Tuesday night events with rotating formats. Everyone who played in the league is welcome to join us, and can also bring guests with active GHIN handicaps. This is a great way to introduce new potential players to our league. Players will be required to notify the pro shop on that Tuesday of the event no later than an hour before that week’s tee time. As we get later in the season, the tee time will move up to allow for more daylight.
Breakdown of the league fee:
League Dinner(2): $40.00 + Prizes: $40.00 + Gift: $20.00 = $100
In addition we will be having an optional $5 skins pool each week and a $2 closest to the pin pool
PRIZES ARE BASED ON A 24 TEAM FIELD AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. ALL PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED IN THE FORM OF PRO SHOP CREDITS