Better Understand WHS
Unless otherwise specifically posted under each Men's Club Event, you MUST be a paid Men's Club member in the current calendar year to participate. Members who play in any event prior to renewing their membership will be disqualified.
Beginning in 2020: To remain in compliance with WHS, all multi-day tournaments / events will be using the members course handicap which is in effect on day 1 of the event through its conclusion.
(Monthly Tournaments are held Wednesday - Sunday, allowing more participation)
Tournament format details can be reviewed by clicking on the Tournament Name
Allenmore Men's Club
February 19-23, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Winter Scramble 4-man team $80 per team Allowing 1 non-club member per team
FORMAT: November 15 "frozen" handicap revision will be used. If a member does not have a frozen handicap, they will be deemed to have a zero handicap. We will play from the Forward (GOLD) Tees. Each team receives 10% of their combined course handicap. This is the only event (outside of the Modified Member-Guest) where teams are allowed to include one non-club member. Each team member will tee off on every hole. The best shot is selected and the 3 team members who did not hit the shot will play the 2nd shot from that location. Once again, the 3 team members who did not hit the selected 2nd shot will play the 3rd shot. This rotation will continue until the ball is holed. One score per hole. Pays Gross & Net.
March 15, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Annual Match-Play Tournament OPEN Event $30 Entry
FORMAT: The number of divisions and divisional breakdown will be determined by the number of entries. A random drawing will pair opponents. Opponents will schedule their own matches in the time frames specified. Each round will occur bi-monthly and the prevailing course handicap on the first day of each round will be utilized for the entire round. Example: round 1: March 15-31 (March 15 course handicap), round 2: April 1-14 (April 1 course handicap), etc...until the tournament is over. Course conditions will dictate the playing rules, which must be agreed to by both opponents. There will be a 2-round guarantee. Any player losing their 1st OR 2nd round match will advance to the Consolation Bracket. Multiple positions will be paid in each division (including the Consolation Bracket) with Men's Club added money.
BEGINNING IN 2018: Final matches will be scheduled and played at the same time. This year the finals will be played on Saturday, May 16th beginning at 8:00 AM. Please take this into consideration when signing up to play.
POPULAR EVENT. Signup in the Pro Shop NO LATER THAN: Tuesday, March 10th at 3:00 pm to confirm your participation. Drawings will take place at 5:00 pm. Bracket boards will be posted in the Pro Shop by Thursday, March 12th.
March 18-22, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Spring Shamble 4-man team $80 per team
FORMAT: It's a little bit Scramble, it's a little bit Pro Am - IT'S A SHAMBLE! Each player individually receives 70% of their March 18 course handicap. All four team members tee off and select the best drive. Each player plays their own ball from that location through the hole. 2 drives from each player is required. The best gross score and the best net score (2 players) are added together on each hole for the team score.
April 11, 2020 Pro Shop Event Spring Field Day 4-man team $65 per player (includes green fees, competition, & luncheon)
FORMAT: 9:00 AM shotgun start. 2-player best-ball in each foursome. Payouts for Teams as well as individual Gross & Net by division, KP's & Long Drive. Members may sign-up their own foursome or the Pro Shop will build teams. This is a NEW event hosted by the Pro Shop beginning in 2020 (along with the Fall Field Day scheduled in October), and entry forms are included in the link, and more detailed competition format will be posted when available. The Men's Club will be contributing toward food & beverages.
April 15-19, 2020 Men's Club Tournament The 1 - 2 - 3 4-man team $80 per team
FORMAT: Using April 15 Course Handicap (WHS). Pro-Am format for net scores (strokes fall where they may). Each player receives full handicap on the handicap holes. Holes 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 16 ONE lowest gross & ONE lowest net scores. Holes 2, 5, 8, 11, 14, 17 TWO lowest gross & TWO lowest net scores. Holes 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18 THREE lowest gross & THREE lowest net scores. Pays gross & net in low division and pays net only in higher division. Divisions will be determined by total combined team handicap and divided accordingly.
May 13-17, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Fite/Hendry 2-man team $40 per team
FORMAT: Using May 13 Course Handicap (WHS). Team members may only have a 7-stroke handicap difference. Players will receive 50% of their combined handicap and that will be deducted from their total gross score. This is a 2-man Chapman event with one score per hole. Both players will tee off and each will hit their partners ball on their second shot. Players then select which ball will be used for the team. The player who did not hit that ball will take the next shot and then players will alternate shots through the hole. ALL putts must be holed out, NO GIMMIES! Players are not allowed to switch golf balls; the ball in play must be used through the hole. Pays gross & net.
June 17-21, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Vegas Scramble 2-Man team $40 per team
FORMAT: Using June 17 Course Handicap (WHS). Team members may only have a 7-stroke handicap difference. Teams will receive 20% of their combined course handicap, which will be subtracted from their gross score. Each team member will tee off on every hole in no specific order. After their tee shot ONLY, a player (who is not a member of the team) will roll a single die. If the resulting roll is an "odd" number, the team must play their first tee shot. If the resulting roll is an "even" number, the team must play their second tee shot. From that point forward teams will play a standard scramble format, placing the ball within one club length tee to green, and one putter head length on the green, no closer to the hole. Rolling the die will ONLY occur after the tee shot on each hole. Each 2-Man team will pick up a single die in the Pro Shop prior to their round. The Men's Club will provide a container with dice and expect that each team will return the die to the container after their round. One score per hole. Pays Gross and Net.
July 7, 2020 Men's Club Event Horserace Sign-up (Open to entire membership) $0 Cost
FORMAT: This event is open to the entire membership. On Friday, July 3, 2020 the final 24 horses will be determined by a completely random selection process (with the members who did not participate as horses in 2019 being given first priority) and the results will be posted. The horse race itself starts promptly at 5:00 pm on Tuesday and will be played on the front-9 this year. Wagers and gathering begins around 3:00 pm and beverages and hot dogs will be available during the event (while supplies last) to all Men's Club members. It is incredibly fun, don't miss it!! Selected horses MUST confirm with the tournament director immediately after being notified or alternates may be substituted.
July 17-19, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Modified Member-Guest Tournament 2-Man Best-Ball $40 Per Team
FORMAT: Using July 17 Course Handicap (WHS). Team members may only have a 7-stroke handicap difference. 2-Man Best Ball competition and cross-over teams ARE allowed. Pro-Am format for Net scores (strokes fall where they may). Each Player receives full handicap on the handicap holes. Teams may consist of: Member-Member OR Member-Guest. Teams having a guest without an established handicap only need to record and total their individual gross and team's gross best ball scores. Net best ball will be determined after guest's handicap is calculated using "net-75" method. Example: gross score of 88 = 88-75=13 handicap. Tie scores will be broken by scorecard sudden death playoff. Click on the link for tournament details.
August 12-16, 2020 Men's Club Tournament The Memorial 4-man team $80 per team
FORMAT: Using August 12 Course Handicap (WHS). Each player receives full handicap on the handicap holes. This is a 2-best ball tournament using ONLY NET SCORES. Add the two lowest net scores on each hole for the team score. Pays net in two divisions. Divisions will be determined by total combined team handicap.
August 22-23, 2020 Open Member-Only Men's Club Event Men's Club Championship $30 per player
FORMAT: Using August 22 Course Handicap (WHS). 36 holes of medal play (all divisions). Eligibility requires that you be an active Regular Member or Associate Member in good standing, with a minimum of 10 posted rounds at Allenmore Golf Course in 2020.
OVERALL EVENT: The deadline to sign-up is Monday, August 17, 2020 at 3:00 pm. Greens fees for both days MUST be paid in advance with NO refunds.
Congratulations to Kyle Comen, 2019 Men's Club Champion!
September 1-15, 2020 Open Member-Only Men's Club Event Senior Men's Club Championship $30 per player
FORMAT: Using September 1 Course Handicap (WHS). 36 holes of medal play (all divisions). Eligibility requires that you be 50 years of age or older; and be an active Regular Member or Associate Member in good standing with a minimum of 10 posted rounds at Allenmore Golf Course in 2020.
OVERALL EVENT: The competition will take place during the defined 15-day period in which entrants must complete their 36 holes of medal play. Players MUST declare each of their two tournament rounds in the pro shop PRIOR to playing, use the supplied official Tournament Scorecard, and must play with at least one other active Men's Club member for scoring and attesting purposes. Players may ONLY enter the championship tournament once and submit a total of two tournament scorecards.
Congratulations to Dave Hunter, 2019 Senior Men's Club Champion!
September 5-6, 2020 Allenmore Inc. Tournament The Sam Allen Cup President's Cup Format Qualification/Invitation Only - $0 Cost
FORMAT: Using September 5 Course Handicap (WHS). This is a bonus, year-end tournament for our Men's Club sponsored by the Elks as a gesture of appreciation to our club. The top 24 MeadowMore Cup Point earners will be invited to participate in this tournament. The top 2 earners will be Captains and will select 11 members each to their respective team in alternating order. These 2 12-Man teams will compete over 2 days in a President's Cup format, alternating shots on day one, and singles competition on day 2. The Elks will comp all players green fees on both days for this event, and there will be no entry fee. If players on the MeadowMore Points list are unable to participate, we will continue down the list until we have 24 commitments. Winner prizes will be determined at a later time.
September 9-13, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Hot Ball 3-man team $60 per team
FORMAT: Using September 9 Course Handicap (WHS). Teams will receive 20% of their combined course handicap. This event will pay Gross & Net. Players should be listed on the scorecard from low hdcp to high hdcp. If players have the same hdcp, break the tie by handicap index. If index is the same, designate position prior to the start of the round. This "New" Tournament is a similar format to the Poison Ball but with an added scramble element. Each team member is assigned 5 "hot ball" holes, whereby they will play their own ball tee to green, and their gross score counts. Low hdcp players have the "hot ball" on holes #3, #9, #11, #17, & #18. Middle hdcp players have the "hot ball" on holes #1, #7, #8, #10, & #13. High hdcp players have the "hot ball" on holes #2, #4, #12, #14, & #16. On holes where players do not have the "hot ball", they will play a standard 2-man scramble format and the scramble score will count. On holes #5, #6, and #15 ALL players will play a standard 3-man scramble for one score on those holes. The "hot ball" and/or "scramble ball" will be added together for one team score on each hole. Scramble players: one club length tee-green, one putter-head length on the green (no closer to hole).
September 19-20, 2020 Men's Club Annual Event The Meadowmore Cup Qualification/Invitation Only - $0 Cost
FORMAT: Allenmore Golf Course will be hosting the tournament this year. Tee times will begin at 8:00 AM on Saturday and 8:00 AM on Sunday. The Team Captain will be selected at the conclusion of our Men's Club Championship. Our team members will also be determined immediately following the Men's Club Championship Tournament on August 22-23, 2020. 2020 handicap divisions: 0-9, 10-15, 16 & higher. Click HERE to see how our members qualify for the team and details on our Captain selection.
October 3, 2020 Pro Shop Event Fall Field Day 4-man team $65 per player (includes green fees, competition, & luncheon)
FORMAT: 9:00 AM shotgun start. 2-player best-ball in each foursome. Payouts for Teams as well as individual Gross & Net by division, KP's & Long Drive. Members may sign-up their own foursome or the Pro Shop will build teams. This is a NEW event hosted by the Pro Shop beginning in 2020 (along with the Spring Field Day scheduled in April), and entry forms as well as more detailed competition format will be posted when available. The Men's Club will be contributing toward food and beverages.
October 14-18, 2020 Men's Club Tournament Shake Em Up 2-man team $40 per team
FORMAT: Using October 14 Course Handicap (WHS). Team members may only have a 5-stroke handicap difference. Add both players course handicaps together and multiply by .40 (which becomes the team handicap). First 6 holes (1 through 6) will be a 2-man best ball. Second 6 holes (7 through 12) will be a 2-man Chapman. The final 6 holes (13 through 18) will be a 2-man scramble. Pays gross and net.
Click on the Tournament name and print your own copy of the Tournament rules and format sheets
Contact the Pro Shop or any Men's Club Officer for further details or clarification
December 1, 2020 Men's Club Event Christmas / Holiday Banquet
LOCATION: Elks Grand Lodge Room
TIME: Doors open at 6:00 PM
COST: Beverages provided - Dinner (No Charge for Active Members, $15 service charge for guests and non-members)
Please don’t forget to bring cash or food for the ANNUAL FOOD DRIVE.
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