American Legion Country Club

Monday Night Twilight League

 

League Details

 

  •           Round Robin tournament format

  •           Play nine holes every Monday starting at 5:30 PM. (Alternating the front and back nines)

  •           Handicap Match Play players should have an established handicap - but a handicap will be provided based on 75% of their scores until a handicap is established

 

Team Entry Fee

 

  •           2 person team $60 [$30 per individual].

  •           $5 optional weekly skins game.

 

Prizes Awarded

 

  •           Cash prizes.  Total winnings and number of payouts dependant on final number of teams.

  •           Team with highest team points at conclusion of play wins.


 

Alternate Players

  •           Teams are allowed alternate players if a team-member cannot be present. Alternate player will play with his own current handicap.

  •           Teams are responsible for getting alternates.

  •           Alternates may play for any team during the season.

  •           If a Partner does not show, the remaining teammate will play one ball and count that score against both opponents.  A 2 point penalty will be assessed to the team missing a partner.    This is to encourage teams to find substitutes. 

  •           If a team does not show, and does not arrange for substitutes, they will be awarded equal to the fewest points won by any team that week.

  •           In the case of a no-show, the team that was scheduled to play the absent team will play versus the golf course (par is a halve, bogey loses the point, birdie wins the point) and will be awarded the 2 points normally assessed for absentee players. 

 

League Polices

  •        Nines will be alternated weekly between front and back.

  •           A prompt shotgun starts at 5:30 every Monday.

  •           If play is rained out, no points will be awarded that week.

  •           Scoring on prepared scorecards with weekly matchups on the cards

  •           Scoring will take place at the conclusion of play on score sheets and posted before play the following week.

  •           Ball will be played up everywhere (winter rules)

  •           Seniors may play from senior tees if they choose.

 

Format And How Points Are Awarded

 

  •           Format of play: Old Shenandoah Industrial League format. 

  •           Twosome Handicap Match Play with point system.  Use current handicap each week.

  •           Low handicapper of Team A plays versus low handicapper of team B and vice versa

  •           Total of 27 points will be won per 9 holes. 

         1 point is available for each two golfers on the team per hole. 

         If your low net score is lower than your opponent per hole you are awarded 1 point.  If you and your opponent tie on a hole each player is awarded point.

         An additional team point awarded for the low total team score.  If Team A takes a 5 and a 4 on a hole for a total of 9, and Team B takes a 6 and a 4 for a total of 10; then Team A is    awarded the full team point.  If total teams scores are a tie point awarded to each teach.

         Please do your best to score your matches on the card as you go.  Cards will be verified at completion of the round.

 

Scoring / scorecard example:

Hole

 

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

Hndcp

 

11

1

7

9

13

17

5

15

3

Team A

Player 1

Player hndcp

6

5

5

5

4

3

3

5

5

3

3

4

4

4

3

4

4

6

5

vs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team B

Player 1

Player hndcp

2

3

3

5

4

3

3

5

5

4

4

3

3

5

5

3

3

5

5

 

Team A

Player 2

Player hndcp

10

5

5

6

5

5

4

5

4

4

4

5

5

5

4

4

4

5

4

vs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team B

Player 2

Player hndcp

18

6

5

6

5

3

2

6

5

5

4

3

2

7

6

5

4

4

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team A points

 

.5

1.5

.5

2.5

2.5

-

3

-

.5

Team B points

 

2 .5

1.5

2.5

.5

.5

3

-

3

2.5

 

In the example above each net score highlighted in red won a point in that players match.  Team A earned a total of 11 points for the league standings.  Team B earned a total of 16 points toward their league standing.