Men’s Golf League
Length of Golf Season
The Willingers Golf Club Thursday Night Men’s Golf League is a 2-person team 9-hole league. The season is 14 weeks long, running each Thursday from mid May to the end of August. There will be 2 divisions of 16 teams. After divisional play the champion from each division will play for the overall championship. Shotgun start at 6:00 PM every Thursday. Once your match is complete each team has the option to keep on playing till dusk. Tee Time assignments will be determined by the league administrator prior to the season. The league is limited to 64 players.
Registration for Thursday League
$499 includes cart The registration period begins on (March 1st). All registrations will be handled at the golf course. Registration requires pre-payment of the $499 fee. Registration may be made in person with payment by check, credit card, or cash. Players may also register by phone using a credit card. Only registrations including the appropriate registration fees will be accepted. Registration forms are located in the golf shop and online, forms may be mailed out on request. Registrations include greens fees for the fourteen weeks as well as a USGA handicap and an MGA Golf Magazine subscription. Please check with golf staff for current fees. All availability is on a first come, first serve basis and limited to the 64 players maximum – REGISTER EARLY!
2-Person Match Play League Format and Rules
The format for the 2018 league will be in a match play format. Teams will be paired with another team which will be their opponent for the week. The 9 holes will be broken into nine one hole matches with a total of 1 point available each hole. If a hole is halved then each team will receive half a point. There will be a total of 9 points awarded in the match each night. Teams will play a different team each week, and the team with highest point total at the end of the year will be the Champion of their respected division and will be awarded the first seed in the end of year tournament.
The low player in each match will be reduced to zero and all other players in that match will be reduced by that amount. No player may receive more than 2 strokes per hole. All players must play from the blue set of tees, and therefore will receive their handicap from the blue tees.
One team member will have the responsibility for maintaining the official scorecard for the round. That individual is responsible for accurately and clearly recording the scores of each player. Scorers will turn in the official scorecard at the conclusion of the round and post all scores. It is each player’s responsibility to verify the accuracy of his score at the conclusion of the round. Should there be a dispute relative to the interpretation of the rules, method of play, or incorrect handicap, such disputes shall be directed to the League Supervisor for a final ruling.
The Thursday Night League will also have field events out each week with prizes for each. Also Willingers will be offering drink and dinner specials throughout the season for league players. Please feel free to ask the golf staff about our membership or new value coupons.