Local Rule Sheet
WMASS High School Invitational
Local Rule Sheet
U.S.G.A. rules govern play except when modified by local rules
1.Tees Boys- Blue, Girls- Hybrid White/Black
2. Preferred lies in your own fairway, one club length . Lift, Smooth, and Place in Bunkers
3. Out of Bounds - defined by inside points, at ground level, of white stakes and fence post. Rule #18
Disregard white line on right side of #12, use the stakes as Out of Bounds on #12
4. Penalty Areas - defined by yellow stakes and red stakes.
Entire Right side of #13 is now penalty area
5. Abnormal Ground Conditions - Defined by white lines. French drains and crushed stone are deemed abnormal .all cart paths and service roads, cart guard rails, staked trees, irrigation box on 17th hole. The obstruction must interfere with swing or stance. ANY AREA DAMAGED BY STANDING WATER IS RELIEF, NEAREST POINT, NO CLOSER TO HOLE.
6. Discontinuance of Play - a suspension for a dangerous situation shall be signaled by one prolonged air horn note. Two short notes shall signal resumption of play.
- All players are responsible for their tee times and starting holes.
Please report to starter 25 minutes before tee time.
7. The tournament committee can alter the format for weather if necessary.
8. ALL PRO SHOP CREDIT MUST BE USED BY OCTOBER 31, 2020 .
Rules Questions can call 413-773-7530 / 413-250-9024/413-768-4369
New For 2020 all PGA Junior League participants will receive a free Junior Golf Membership
at the Country Club of Greenfield
The Country Club of Greenfield is proud to announce that we will be participating in the PGA Junior League again this year.This year team is coached by Assistant Golf Professinal and Greenfield High School Golf Coach Josh Cook.
The past three seasons have been extremely successful.
PGA Jr. League is shifting the perception of youth golf and the way the game is learned and played. The program brings family and friends together around fun, team golf experiences with expert coaching and instruction from PGA Professionals. It’s a game changer, and we’re so excited to offer PGA Jr. League at Country Club of Greenfield!
Greenfield’s PGA Jr. League program is open to boys and girls ages 17 and under (17-14 & 13-Under Divisions) of all skill levels – no golf experience required! Kids will learn the game and enjoy competition in a two-person scramble format that encourages mentorship, builds confidence and teaches sportsmanship. Please watch this PGA Junior League video.
Country Club of Greenfield PGA Junior League sign up is Now OPEN:
Each PGA Jr. League Golfer will receive:
·Two high-quality team jerseys (for home and away games). Jerseys are available in boys and girls sizes and customizable with our team name and player’s chosen jersey number!
·T-shirt, hat, bag tag, stickers and drawstring bag
·4-6 team practices Starts early May ends in Late June
·4-6 regular season matches Starts in early May ends in Late June
- FREE Country Club of Greenfield Membership
·Opportunity to advance to All-Star teams during post-season
Total Cost includes all of above $175.00.(Fee waiver available if needed)
We look forward bringing everyone together for a fun season at Greenfield!
FLAGSTICK CODE OF CONDUCT: THE FLAGSTICK MUST REMAIN IN THE HOLE AT ALL TIMES. A PLAYER IS PROHIBITED FROM MAKING A STROKE WITH THE FLAGSTICK KNOWINGLY REMOVED.
Penalty for Breach of Flagstick Code of Conduct:
- First Offense – 1-stroke penalty
- Second Offense – 2-stroke penalty
- Third Offense – Disqualification