Young Guns “Showdown in Chicago”

July 18-19, 2020

Entry Fee: $24

Entry Opens: June 20

Entry Closes: July 12

Conditions of Competition

Tournament Committee:  Ken Brown & Mike Greenwood (Co-Chairman)

The Rules of Golf as issued by the USGA govern play, along with Local Rules as applicable in the Club’s “Hard Card”.  See below for additional Conditions of Competition.  Violations are addressed by the Tournament Committee in cooperation with the Rules Committee.

Format:

Open to all members not participating in the Senior Club Championship. This is a two-day, 36-hole, Flighted Individual Net and Gross tournament using 100% of Home Course Handicap. Home Course Handicap is as of the date of tournament set up. The Tournament Committee uses Golf Genius software to determine Flights and pairings.

Blue or White Tees will be utilized depending on the number of participants and flights.

Scoring:

Each player is given a predetermined Negative Points Total: Plus Handicaps will be adjusted accordingly.

Hcp       Pts

0             -39

1              -38

2             -37

3             -36

4             -35

5             -34

6             -33

7             -32

8             -31

9             -30

10            -29

11             -28

12            -27

13            -26

14            -25

15            -24

16            -23

17            -22

18            -21

19            -20

20           -19

21            -18

22           -17

23           -16

24           -15

25           -14

26           -13

27           -12

28           -11

29           -10

30           -9

31            -8

32           -7

33           -6

34           -5

35           -4

36           -3

All points are based on Gross scores.

Eagle or lower                  +8

Bogey                                +1

Birdie                                 +4

Double bogey or higher    0

Par                                     +2

 

The winner of each flight is the player who has the highest point total for the tournament.

All ties will result in co-winners and the place money will be split evenly.

All scores are posted by the Committee for USGA Handicap purposes, with applicable Adjusted Gross Score applied.

Other Information:

Prior to the first tee at the Registration Table, a voluntary $10.00 is collected from each player wishing to enter a flighted Net Skins game. In addition, a voluntary $10.00 is collected from each player wishing to enter a Gross Over the Entire Field Skins game.  In the event of “No Skins Out” on Saturday the skins money carries over to Sunday. In the event of “No Skins Out” on Sunday the competition reverts to a Best Skin Format on Sunday’s results only.

Hole-in-One Pot – Active            

Eagle Pot – Active             

Ringer Pot – Active

Club Pace of Play and Lightning Policies are in Effect!

Tournament Payouts:

Closest to the Flagstick each day*:  Holes #4, #8, #13 and #17  (Gift Cards are awarded.)

(*combined with the Senior Club Championship Tournament)

Individual Payout:  “Money on the Books”, using Tournament Payout Schedule A.  The number of participants in each flight determines places paid.