Player Information Sheet


U.S. Mid-Amateur Qualifying: The Orchards

Tuesday, August 20, 2019





Practice RoundsA practice round may be scheduled by calling the golf shop and identifying yourself as a competitor in the field. Mandatory cart fee for a practice round is $25 . Golf carts are permitted during practice rounds ONLY; carts are prohibited during the competition. In view of damage caused by play of extra balls during practice rounds, Mass Golf asks players not to abuse the courtesy extended by the club in the use of its course. Mass Golf and the USGA requests that each player play only one ball at each hole during the practice round.


Orchards Golf Shop: (413) 533 - 4653


Starting Times:  Play will begin at 8:00am off the 1st tee & 10th tees.


Withdrawals:  Please 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 the day prior to the qualifier, please e-mail Greg Howell at 


Qualifying & Alternate Spots Available: 4 Qualifying Spots, 2 Alternates


Distance Devices:  Distance Measuring Devices are permitted. See Rule 4.3. 


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


Caddies: Caddies are permitted.  


Golf Ball:  The One-Ball Rule will be in effect. 


Competition Tees/ Yardage: The competition will be played from the CHAMPIONSHIP tee yardage (Approx 6,550 yards; par 71). 


Golf Shop, Locker Room and Practice Facilities: Open and available at 7:00am. 


Dress Code:  Please observe the USGA dress code as stated in the application. 



*Please also review the 2019 USGA Hard Card (link to 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: Cary Jubinville

Staff-In-Charge: Greg Howell