WGA-9 2022 Game Descriptions
SCRAMBLE - 4-Person. Each team member hits a tee shot. Choose the best shot and each person plays from there until the ball is holed. This is a 4-person scramble so if there are only 3 players, the players will alternate playing the “ghost” for the entire hole. Scores will not be posted and will only be used for game scoring. Two-somes will automatically be disqualified.
CRUSH CANCER. 4-Person Scramble - Select best ball from foursome after tee off. Each player hits ball from that position within a club length, no closer to hole and in like condition. Repeat until ball is holed. Ghost. Two-somes will automatically be disqualified.
FAIRWAYS AND GREENS Individual - Score Gross for each player for all holes above the slash. Gross scores will be posted. Game Points: 1 point for hitting the fairway on par 4’s and 5’s, 2 points for hitting the green on par 3’s and 3 points for a chip in or one putt. Example: Par 4 tee shot lands in the fairway (1 point), chip in (3 points) for a total of 4 points on that hole. Game points are written below the slash.
HANDICAP TOURNAMENT. Handicap Tournament Rules Sheet will be posted.
Bingo Bango Bungo Individual - Score Gross for each player for all holes. Gross scores will be posted. Game points: 1 point for bogey, 2 points for par and 3 points for each birdie. Total all game points for each individual.
LOW GROSS INDIVIDUAL - Total the gross for the game. Individual gross scores will be posted.
LOW NET INDIVIDUAL - Individual Game - Gross score will be posted. Subtract handicap from the gross score for individual score.
LOW PUTTS – Individual Game – Keep gross score for each individual, posting above the slash line. Putts are marked below the slash line. Gross scores will be posted but total putts will only be used for game scoring. MAXIMUM STROKE RULE DOES NOT APPLY. If a player putts a ball off the green after being on the green, the stroke to return the ball to the green does not count as a putt. This applies even if you use your putter to hit the ball back on the green. NO GIMME PUTTS.
MATCH PLAY – One point is given to player that has lowest net score on each hole. If the two players match on the hole, the hole is halved. The match ends when one player has more points than holes remaining. Match Play Rules sheet will be posted.
Odd not Even INDIVIDUAL - Score Gross for each player for all holes. Gross scores will be posted. Add the scores for all the odd holes (1,3,5,7,9) for game scoring.
3’S AND 4’S – Individual - Score Gross/Net for each player for all holes. Gross scores will be posted. Add net scores on par 3’s and 4’s for each individual for game score.
PAR 4’S NET Individual - Score Gross/Net for each player for all holes. Gross scores will be posted and net scores for all par 4’s will be used for game scoring.
7 UP INDIVIDUAL - Keep gross score for each individual, scores will be posted. Choose the seven best holes to total for your game score.
Three Blind Mice Individual- Each player will record their score per hole and gross scores will be posted. Before the round, three holes will be drawn at random by the “check in” hosts and everyone’s scores for these three holes are thrown out.
STEP ASIDE FOURSOME - Each player tees off and the team chooses which ball to use. The person that hit the shot does not hit the next shot. This continues to the hole. If there are 3 players, the players will alternate playing the “ghost” for the entire hole. Scores will not be posted and will only used for game scoring. Two-somes will automatically be disqualified.
Toss Two Individual - Each player tells the captain which 2 holes they do not want to count before starting on the first tee box. All scores will be recorded on the sheet with gross scores above the slash. The two holes that will not be counted will be indicated by entering zero below the slash. Total gross score will be posted and score minus two holes will be used for game scoring.
In the event a team member cancels, the Pairings Chair will do everything possible to complete teams by rearranging tee times of players. 2-Team Games, in particular, may result in a single player, who may play their own game. The player will not be eligible for prizes without a partner. If a 4-person team is missing a player, either a “Ghost” or “Blind Draw” will complete the team.
Blind Draw – Slips of paper with names of all players in the flight of the absent member are placed together, and a name is drawn. That player's score is used in place of the missing member's score.
Ghost – Each member takes a turn for the missing player – Example: Player #1 plays hole #1 for the missing member; Player #2 plays hole #2 for the missing member; Player #3 playes hole #3 for the missing member. Continue to rotate through the 9 holes.
ABCD - Pairings will be drawn 1 each from A, B, C, & D players
AB , CD, etc : a twosome pairing will be drawn from A, B, C, or D players as indicated
FLIGHTED – Pairings are drawn within flights.