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2017 Oliver Cup

Las Vegas National Golf Club

Event Date:

Sun-Tue, June 4-6

Deadline:

May 15th

Entry Fee:

$150.00   Includes green fees, range, cart opening dinner & lunch daily.

Entry:

By invitation only.

Eligibility:

The Lou Oliver Cup Matches shall be a standalone event, not held in conjunction with any other State Championship event. The Lou Oliver Cup shall consist of 12 senior players from the NNGA and 12 senior players from the SNGA.

Team make-up Scratch Senior Division

Top five from the scratch senior point list.
Top scratch over age 60 player, chosen by association discretion.
Net Senior Division

Top five Net senior points list.
Top net, over age 60 player, chosen by association discretion.
The association has the option of choosing a cut-off point that will allow sufficient time to schedule travel, purchase uniforms, etc. Expenses for the event would be borne by the players with possible help from the state association. Players’ expenses may be subsidized at the discretion of the individual association.

Format:

Round 1 -  4 Ball Team Match
Points - 1 for win - ½ for tie - 0 for loss
Senior players scratch and net will play from the Blue Tees
Silver or super seniors will play from White Tees
3-5 will be used for the net players

Round 2 - Modified Scotch Team Match
Points - 1 for win - ½ for tie - 0 for loss
Senior players scratch and net will play from the Black Tees
Silver / super seniors will play from Blue Tees
3-5 will be used for the net players
40% of combined team handicap, dotting off of low team for net
Both players will tee off. The players choose the best shot and alternate shots from there.  A player should not hit 2 shots in a row with their own ball.  Penalties do not affect the order of play.    

Round 3 – Individual Matches
Points - 1 for win - ½ for tie - 0 for loss
Senior players scratch and net will play from the Black Tees
Silver / super seniors will play from Blue Tees
3-5 will be used for the net players
Net players will play off low player’s hdcp
Play will be in groups of two and opponents must ride together (subject to change)

Divisions:

Senior Scratch/Senior Net/Silver Scratch/Silver Net             

Tee Times:

6/4 Practice rounds 11:30AM-12:30PM.  Book through the pro shop.

6/5 6:30AM Round 1 -- 12:30PM Round 2

6/6 8:30AM Final Round

Misc.:

We will expect you to play in an efficient manner. The NSGA has a policy for match play that will be enforced if your group is warned more that twice in 9 holes.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Refund Policy:

State Policy for Refunds.  No refund after the deadline.  Refunds that are given will be subject to a $5.00 charge.