Rules

2019 Golf League North Rules

  • USGA , Maple Meadow and League rules will be followed, any conflicts league -course rules take precedent. Rule deviations are necessary to speed play.
  • All Out of Bounds/Hazards/Lost Balls will be played as a Lateral Drop with a 1 stroke penalty to speed up play.  PLEASE limit looking for your BALL TO 2 MINUTES. 
  • Member’s Tee off from the White Tee’s – 6057 yards
  • Member’s who are 70 and older can tee off from the silver tee’s – 5632 yards
  • Female Member’s can tee off from the Red tee’s – 5339 yards
  • Maple Meadow has blocked off tee times between 6:30am and 9:30am.
  • League meets every Tuesday at Maple Meadows Golf Club and plays individual stroke competition.
  • Tee-Times will be set on a weekly basis no later then Thursday Night by contacting League Coordinator Fernando Jacinto by Text or Email (773-216-1512 or fjacin@yahoo.com)
  • Members who do not contact Fernando will not be assigned a Tee time
  • Tee times will be filled in on a first come first serve basis
  • Notify Fernando Jacinto with any cancellations
  • Each member is responsible for checking in to the pro shop and paying the appropriate fee for the round of Golf. $39 for riding – $29 for walking
  • Par 3 participation is optional, see starter to sign in- 5 dollars to participate.
  • The league is split into four “Flights” and is separated by the individual handicap of each golfer. The league web site is the official site for the posting of all scores and handicaps. It can be found at: golfleaguenorth.com
  • All players must check in with starter at the first Tee prior to their assigned Tee-Times.
  • Membership shall be for a period of one year expiring on December 31 of any calendar year.
  • Player handicaps are based on a computerized system and will be adjusted as each league member submits sufficient score cards to be handicapped
  • New Members will establish handicap with first round and will be eligible for prize on Members second submitted round
  • Members must submit their completed score cards, contain date and tee time in the upper right hand corner with each players first and last name printed legibly on the card. Only one scorecard per foursome needed.
  • No handicap higher than 35
  • Pickup allowed no further than 12 inched/one foot, which is the average length of a putter grip
  • Members committing infractions to league rules shall be subject to forfeit of potential prize of said week of infraction. Golf League North Committee will have final verdict of any alleged infraction and/or penalty.
  • Maximum strokes per hole of 10 strokes. Maximum strokes per hole is 10. If a member reaches 10 strokes prior to holing out the member must pickup, record a 10 and proceed to the next hole
  • Guests allowed only on the first day 30 April
  • NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ALLOWED AT MAPLE MEADOWS

 

North League Cup rules -2019

  • Teams will be picked in a blind draw by Board Members.
  • Board Members will use the four handicaps flights from last year to fill teams via a blind draw, plus adding new members
  • North League Cup will be played over the 1st twenty one weeks of the season
  • Each team will earn points each week in accordance to their ranking each week. Example if we have 10 teams the 1st place team will earn 10 points, 2nd place will earn 9 points and so on.
  • Team points will be accumulated each week, with North League Cup competition ending on 24 Sept.
  • Prizes will be paid out to each member of top three teams in points at the end of season.
  • Team member must participate in at least nine of the twenty one qualifying events to be eligible to receive North League Cup Team prize.
  • The number of members who’s scores will count for the team score each week will be determined by the number of golfers golfing that week. Example, if teams 1-6 each have 9 players show up for the week and team 7 only has 6 players show up, only the best 6 scores of each team will count for that week.