Northern California Golf Association

52nd Annual Four-Ball Net Championship Qualifying

Player Information Sheet

Castle Oaks Golf Course

May 11, 2019


Club Information:                                              

Castle Oaks GC

1000 Castle Oaks Drive

Ione, CA 95640

Phone: 209-274-0167




18 holes Four-Ball Net Stroke Play (Two–Person Better Ball).  Men will play from the BLUE tees; Women will play

from the RED tees.  Play will be 90% (men) 95 % (women) of the course handicap using a maximum current

index of 18.4. All players with indexes of 18.5 and higher are eligible but must play a maximum current index of

18.4.  If a partner’s course handicaps differ by more than 8 strokes an additional 10 percent reduction will be

applied to their course handicaps.  The low team scores will advance to the Championship Proper at Poppy Hills GC

& Carmel Valley Ranch GC on June 17-18, 2019. NOTE: THE MAY 1, 2019 INDEX WILL BE USED FOR



Scoring Unfinished Holes:                                

If a player starts but does not complete a hole, his marker shall record an “X” followed by the score he most likely would

have made.  This score is for handicap purposes only and shall not exceed the Equitable Stroke Control limit for his/her

course handicap.


Rules Information:

Golf shoes – Model Local Rule G-7 is in effect.

Maximum Score – The maximum allowable gross score for any player, on any hole, is nine (9). Rule 21.2 applies.

Stroke and Distance Model Local Rule E-5 is in effect.           


Competition Schedule:                                     

8:00 AM off tee 1. Players should be at their assigned tee 10 minutes prior to their tee time.


Practice Round Information:                           

If you wish to play a practice round you must make reservations by calling the golf shop at the number listed above.

Practice rounds are subject to availability.


Cart Fee Information:                                       

Golf carts are optional at the player’s expense.  Spectator carts are prohibited.  A maximum of two carts per group is



Qualifying Results:                                             

All results are unofficial until scorecards have been received and verified by NCGA staff. Please check the website,, approximately 7-10 days after the qualifying date to view official results.


Additional Information:                                   

Prior to the first day of the event, you must make yourself familiar with the Player Handbook, Hard Card, Pace of Play

Policy and Clarification on Smart Phones. You, the player, are responsible for knowing this information.




Any questions concerning this event should be directed to the NCGA Rules and Competitions Office at 831-625-4653.