Descripton

The EWGA Championship offers two different competitive formats: Stroke Play Competition and Inter-Chapter Team Scramble Competition. You select the competitive format that best fits your game, personality and skill level.

STAGES OF THE EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP

STROKE PLAY COMPETITION

Stroke play competitors play in one of five flights at the Chapter Championship qualifying event based upon their USGA Handicap Index.

Flight                Handicap Range

Championship          0.0 to 12.0

First                         12.1 to 19.0

Second                    19.1 to 25.0

Third                        25.1 to 32.0

Fourth                      32.1 to 40.4

 TEAM SCRAMBLE

Chapter scramble teams consist of four (4) women who meet the eligibility requirements to play in the EWGA Championship.  The team “handicap factor” is established based on the USGA Handicap Index of all four players.  In 2017 two scramble teams qualify for semi-finals and championship.

TO QUALIFY, EWGA MEMBERS MUST:

• Follow the registration guidelines distributed by your local Chapter

• Be a female, EWGA member in good standing

• Have a verifiable USGA Handicap Index and have an equivalent of two 18-hole scores posted to your handicap record in the current year, prior to the handicap cut-off date for their respective Chapter Championship

• Be an amateur golfer as defined by USGA Rules of Amateur Status