This correspondence will verify your entry into 5th GAM Net Match Play Championship at St. Clair Golf Club on Wednesday-Friday, June 8 - 10, 2016.
On the Morning of Day 1, there will be an 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start. Players are required to be in their cart 20 minutes prior to the beginning of the Shotgun start to receive announcements.
(Days 2 & 3) TEE TIME: You should arrive at your assigned tee at least ten (10) minutes prior to your scheduled starting time for instructions from the starter.
DIRECTIONS: Take I-94 to Exit 257. Go E to Fred Moore Hwy. Go N to River Rd. The entrance is on the Left side.
CLUB ADDRESS: 1714 N River Rd, St Clair, MI 48079.
LODGING: A block of rooms has been reserved at the Blue Water Inn (1337 North River Rd, St Clair, MI 48079) for June 7-8. The group rate is $99 plus taxes and your reservation must be made by May 8 in order to receive that rate. Please call (810) 329-2261 and state you are with the Golf Association of Michigan or GAM.
PRACTICE ROUND: Please contact St. Clair Golf Club for availability. Call (810) 329-7458 and identify yourself as a GAM Net Match Play competitor.
FOOD: Complimentary lunch will be provided between the stroke play and the first round of match play on Wednesday.
PLAYOFF: In case of a tie for the final spots in match play, a hole-by-hole playoff will be held as soon as the final stroke play scores have been posted. The stipulated round will be extended in the matches until a winner is determined.
GPS AND RANGE FINDERS: In this competition, a player may obtain distance information by using a device that measures distance ONLY. However, if during a stipulated round, a player uses a distance-measuring device that is designed to gauge or measure other conditions that might affect his play (e.g., gradient, wind-speed, temperature, etc.), the player is in breach of Rule 14-3, for which the penalty is two strokes on the first offense and disqualification on any subsequent offense, regardless of whether any such additional functions are actually used.
PRACTICE RANGE: Complimentary for players on the day of the competition, prior to play only. The driving range will be open one hour before the first tee time.
PRIZES: Awards will be given to the Champion, Runner-Up and medalist in stroke play.
WITHDRAWAL: If you must withdraw, contact the GAM office at (248) 478-9242. If you call the GAM office after business hours, please leave a message on voice mail extension #124.