U.S. Women's Four-Ball Sectional Qualifying

October 10, 2018

Thorny Lea Golf Club


Player Information Sheet


Thorny Lea Golf Club

159 Torrey St

Brockton, MA 02301


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Practice Rounds: A practice round may be scheduled by calling the golf shop and identifying yourself as a player in the field. Cost of a practice round will a cart fee of $25. Tee time availability will be limited to after 1:00 pm.


Telephone Number:          Golf Shop:  508-584-7060     Head Golf Professional: Tim Watroba, PGA


Starting Times:  Play will begin at 8:00 a.m. off the 1st tee.


WithdrawalsPlease advise the Mass Golf office immediately at (774) 430-9016 if you are unable to compete. Failure to advise the Mass Golf office may disqualify the player from future USGA competition. If there is a need to call the Mass Golf office after the close of business on Tuesday, October 9, please call Laura Nochta at (513) 800-7948 [leave a message] or via email at lnochta@massgolf.org.


Qualifying & Alternate Spots Available: 2 team qualifying spots, 2 team alternates


Distance Devices:  The use of distance measuring devices is permitted.


Automotive Transportation: The use of automotive transportation is NOT permitted. Pull/push carts will be permitted. 


Caddies: Caddies are allowed. Players may provide their own and should be prepared to bring their own if they want to utilize a caddie as Thorny Lea will not have caddies available.


Golf Ball:  The One-Ball Rule will be in effect.  See Appendix I of the Rules of Golf.


Competition Tees/ Yardage: The competition will be played from the approximately the below yardage (note that these are guideline and may be adjusted the day of the qualifier).


Hole Yardage Par
1 366 4
2 435 4
3 150 3
4 357 4
5 342 4
6 389 4
7 336 4
8 472 5
9 145 3
OUT 2996 35
10 386 4
11 482 5
12 371 4
13 152 3
14 403 4
15 365 4
16 324 4
17 180 3
18 375 4
IN 3038 35
Total 6030 70




Golf Shop and Practice Facilities:  Open and available at 7:00 am. Please be aware that the white balls are limited flight and should be used when hitting longer clubs (ie - woods/driver), the yellow balls can be used for all other shots warming up. There is also a "wood hitting" station on the left side of the range that players should utilize.


Food & beverage: The snack bar, located on the 10th tee, will be open for players - CASH ONLY will be accepted at the snack bar. Lunch will be available for purchase in the restaurant starting at 11:00 am, both cash and credit are accepted.


Dress CodePlease observe the USGA dress code as stated in the U.S. Women's Four-Ball Championship application. 



*Please also review the 2018 USGA Hard Card and other policies located under the tab labled "USGA Policies" prior to competion.


*There will be no regsitration on the day of the event - please report to your scheduled starting hole to recieve local rules, scorecard, etc. 10-15 minutes prior to your starting time.


Official-In-Charge: Laura Nochta