Opening Day Shamble



Date: Sunday May 3rd Glenross Golf Club

Time: 12:30 pm Registration

1:30 pm Shotgun Start

6:00 pm Awards and Wing Buffet


Format: 4-Person Shamble

Teams will be computer generated by the USGA TPP (ABCD w/ no handicap)


What is a Shamble format?

All members of a team (usually four) tee off and the best drive of the four is selected, similar to a scramble. From that point, all four golfers play their own ball from the location of the best tee shot to the hole.


Handicaps: Handicaps will be distributed as follows: To determine the seeding of the ABCD Teams.


Entry Fee$35 Per Player includes Tournament, Prizes and Wing Buffet. Limited Members are eligible to compete with paid NEGMGA membership dues and greens fee.


Registration Deadline: Sunday, April 26 at 5:00 pm

ew Era Cup Points:

+100 points for 1st

+75points for 2nd

+50points for 3rd

150 points for participation

If you are a member and have already registered for this event, please disregard this announcement.  See you at the event!
Season Long Match Play CC
(Match Play drawing will take place immediately following the scoring of the Opening Day Shamble).


Dates: Matches may begin Monday May 4th

Round Deadlines TBD based on entry


TimesPlayers are responsible to set the date and time of each match. If a match has not been played within the allotted time, a coin toss will determine the match winner.


Format: Match Play. Handicaps will be played off the lower ball in the Match.


Handicaps: Each player's handicap index at the beginning of the round will be the handicap used at the time of their match.


Brackets and Seeding: There will be a Men's and Senior Division. Participants in each Division will play the same set of tee markers. Participants will be seeded according to the results of the Bracket Drawing Extravaganza after the Opening Day Shamble.


*See Member Website for additional Rules and Regulations*


Registration: 2014 Champion Jim Boland automatically registered. 


Registration Deadline: April 26th, 2015


Entry Fee: $25 per Player


New Era Cup Points:

+100 points for 1st

+75 points for 2nd

+50 points for semi-finalists
200 points for participation