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Men's League

Thanksgiving Point Men’s League 2019
Thanksgiving Point Men’s League is a competitive 9-hole golf league played on Wednesdays during the peak season. The league affords golfers of all abilities an excellent chance to compete on a weekly basis. The League is open to any person 16 years or older.

What is the cost?
- Annual Membership Fee: $30  (covers league expenses, added prize money, etc..)
- Entry Fee each week is $32 (includes $25 green fee and $7 prize pool entry)
- 10 Round 9-Hole Men’s League punch card is available for $200 ($50 savings)
- Entry fee each week for Individual and Twilight Season Pass Holders is $10

When does the league start and end?
The 2019 season will begin on May 1 and will be highlighted by the Thanksgiving Point Men’s Club Championship July 27. There will also be a two-man mem/mem or mem/guest 18 hole tournament to end the season Oct 12. Play as often or as little as you prefer during the season. You need not play every week. There are instances when league play will be interrupted because of a holiday or big tournament, but this is rare. 

Do I need to be a good player to play?
Certainly not! Our members shoot anywhere from 32 to 60 for 9 holes. The league is flighted and handicapped for fair and equitable competition.All payouts will be flighted. Flights will be determined by the golf course based on number of players.

Do you need a UGA Ghin Handicap to participate?
An official handicap is preferred however not mandatory. Only scores posted from league play are used to compute handicaps. The league committee monitors handicaps and adjusts them as necessary through out the season.

What kind of events do you have?
We play a variety of weekly games each week including Low Gross/Net, Chicago, Stableford, Throw Out Your Worst Hole, Scrambles, Best Balls, etc. League members will need to play in a minimum of four weeks to be eligible for the Club Championship and season ending 2Man Tournament

Will I have to play the same 9 holes every week?
We do our best to alternate the 9’s every week. League play will also use the BLUE tee markers for competition. Seniors 65 and older or if your age + handicap=70 or higher will play from WHITE tees.

How do I join?
It is simple. Just go to the golf shop and ask to join our league. There you can fill out an application and pay your annual dues. Once those formalities are out of the way, have a great season and play well! If you have any other questions, please feel free to call the Golf Shop at 801.768.7401.

What is the Ashton Cup?
This Ashton Cup is our season long points race similar to FedEx Cup on the PGA Tour. Each week, players will earn points for participation as well as performance points based on results in each Flight. The Men’s League season will have early season points winners after first 10 weeks, late season winners for last 10 weeks, and year long winners.

 2019 Schedule

 EARLY SEASON EVENTS:

May 1:       Front 9     Low Gross / Net
May 8:       Back 9     Low Gross / Net
May 15:     Front 9     Chicago
May 22:     Course Booked for event No League Play
May 29:     Back 9     1 Man Las Vegas
June 5:      Front 9     Best 7 holes
June 12:    Back 9     Chicago
June 19:    Front 9     5 Club Special
June 26:    Back 9     Red-White-Blue
July 3:       Front 9     Low Gross / Net
July 10:     Back 9     Low Gross / Net


LATE SEASON EVENTS:
July 17:    Front 9     Low Gross / Net
July 24:                    Pioneer Day  No League Play
July 31:    Back 9     Chicago
Aug 7:      Front 9     Best 7
Aug 14:    Back 9     1 Man Las Vegas
Aug 21:    Front 9     Low Gross / Net
Aug 28:    Back 9     5 Club Special
Sept 4:     Front 9     Chicago
Sept 11:   Back 9     Red-White-Blue
Sept 18:   Front 9     Low Gross / Net
Sept 25:   Back 9     Low Gross / Net
Oct 2:       Closing
Club Championship Final Round                    Sat July 13
Men’s League Mem/Mem or Mem/Guest         Sat Oct 12
**Dates and Formats subject to change


Weekly League Rules

  1. Flights:  Each week the field is broken into 3 divisions. 0-5 (9 hole handicap), 6-10, 11-18

  2. Tees: League play will be from BLUE tees. Seniors 65 and older or if your age + handicap=70 or higher will play from the WHITE TEES.

  3. Tee times: Mens League tee times can begin each Wednesday at 2pm. You will need to schedule tee times each week to reserve your times. Tee times are limited. 4-6pm each week will be blocked off for Men’s League only.

  4. To post an eligible score, you will need to play with someone else that is also a League member to attest score.

  5. Local Rule for Mulch areas surrounding trees: These areas around the golf course are deemed to be ground under repair. Relief is mandatory for the lie of the ball only. If a ball comes to rest in these areas, the ball must be lifted. The nearest point shall be determined which avoids interference from the lie of the ball, is not a hazard, and is not nearer the hole. The ball shall be dropped, without penalty, within one club length of this point.

  6. Pace of play: Regardless of skill level, please keep up with the group in front of you. Ideal round time is 2:15

  7. Results: Results will be posted each week in the Men’s Locker Room, Men’s League Facebook page, and emailed out to each League member.

  8. Event winnings: prize money is givenout in golf shop credit. Tournament credit must be redeemed by December 15, 2019. Deadline for special orders is Nov 1, 2019.

  9. Rules questions and concerns can be brought to the Men’s League Committee

Mens League Committee:
President:                     Cory Junck                 cory.junck@gmail.com
Board:                         Tele Wightman            tele@thanksgivingpointgolfclub.com
Board:                         Brett Johnson              brett@thanksgivingpointgolfclub.com
Board:                         Matt Stafford               mattstaf@gmail.com