Member Day Player Information
Monday, August 28, 2023
Orchards Golf Club
18 Silverwood Terrace • South Hadley, MA 01075
Format: 18 Holes, Individual Stableford Competition
WOMEN’S Division will play from the RED tees (5,338 yards).
MEN’S Division will play from the YELLOW tees (5,592 yards).
MEMBER’S Division will play from the WHITE tees (6,214 yards).
Handicap: Handicap Indexes® will be computed as of the August 21, 2023 Revision. Member Day Stableford handicap allowance 95%.
Rules of Play: The USGA® Rules of Golf are in effect and are supplemented by the Mass Golf rules card. The Committee will provide any additional Local Rules needed at the site. It is the individual player’s responsibility to know the Conditions of the Competition. The use of distance measuring devices is permitted.
Starting Time: Shotgun start at 10:00 AM - please refer to starting times and pairings under "Starting Times" above.
Prizes: Pro Shop credit will be awarded to the top finishers (Gross & Net) in the MEMBER’S Division. Pro Shop credit will be awarded to the top finishers (Net) in the WOMEN’S and MEN’S Division.
Golf Carts: Each foursome will be provided with two carts. Please contact Kyle Sherman if you have any questions or concerns.
Golf Shop: The golf shop will be open. Tees and ball markers will be available for distribution prior to the round but should also be available for sale in the golf shop. It is highly recommended that players have all the necessary items for a round of golf before arriving, as supplies may be limited.
Practice Area: The driving range and practice green will be open.
Dress Code: Shirts with collars are mandatory. No jeans, cargo shorts or jean shorts. Any questions, please refer to the host club policy.
Food and Beverage: Food and beverage will be available for purchase from the clubhouse restaurant after play, and there will be a beverage cart on the course during play.
Care of the Course: Please repair all divots, bunker wear and ball marks, and prevent unnecessary damage.
Scoring: Online/Mobile Scoring via the Golf Genius app.
- One player in the group will be required to serve as the marker for the group and input all scores using Golf Genius.
- A paper scorecard will be provided for a player’s own notes – it does not have any status as an official scorecard.
- Before approaching the scoring area, the official marker and the verifier MUST agree to the group’s hole by hole scores.
Pace of Play: Our target pace of play for Member Days is 15 minutes per hole; a 4 ½ hour round.
Enjoy a Fast, Fun & Friendly Tournament Experience