Burningtree Country Club
Street Address:___________________________________CLUB PHONE:___________________________________
PHONE: ( )______________________________________________GHIN #__________________________________
Email: ___________________________________________USGA INDEX:__________________________
COLLEGIATE AFFILIATION (COLLEGIATE PLAYERS ONLY):__________________________________________________
each collegiate must be enrolled in school during 2009 and may be a member of only one team
Any collegiate team member may be provided rooming on a first-come basis in a private home at no charge on Tuesday (if playing in the
scramble), Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
collegiate/amateur scramble: This year we will be holding a scramble for all of our Sponsors. Each team will consist of
4 Amateurs and 1 Collegiate Player. Each player will receive lunch, dinner and a tournament favor.
I wish to participate in the scramble on Tuesday, June 29th Yes No
Junior Division (Ages 16-17): If YES, Birthdate: ________________________________________________
The tournament is limited to the 150 players with the lowest VERIFIABLE USGA handicaps. Entrants will be
notified by mail of tournament acceptance. The Tournament Committee reserves the right to accept or reject
any entry. Rental carts must be reserved and paid for at time of entry.
FEES Mail the official entry form and payment to:
Entry Fee: $225.00 (includes range balls) Jim
Rental Cart $ 40.00 (four day rental)
Total enclosed $____________________ Pro Shop# (256) 355-5982
Fax# (256) 355-8801
Make checks payable to:
List tournaments and other golfing honors that you have won during your golfing career. (Please don't be modest; this information will be used for pre-tournament publicity and first tee announcements.)
(Use additional sheet if needed)
To enter the tournament,
return the official application with a check payable to "Spirit of America
Classic" for $225.00
or $265.00 (includes golf cart).
Entries are limited to male golfers 16 years of age or older by
Tee times for Thursday, July 1st, will be published in the Wednesday, July 1st edition of the Decatur Daily and on the Burningtree Country Club website.
The tournament will be 72 holes of stroke play, with 54-hole cut to Low 50 and Ties. The Tournament Champion will be the player with the lowest 72-hole score. The Junior Champion will be the junior player (age 16-17) having the lowest 54-hole score. The Collegiate Champions will be the two man team with the lowest 54-hole team score. USGA rules will govern all play except where modified by the local rules. The tournament is points-sanctioned by the Alabama Golf Association and the Titleist/Golfweek National Amateur Ranking for men.
Teams of two will be competing for the Collegiate Team Division Championship. Schools are allowed to enter more than one team and designate them as Team #1, #2, etc. Each Collegiate may be a member of only one team. The team score will be the combined total score of the two team members for the 54 holes played.
Entrants and spouses or dates are guests of Burningtree Country Club and are welcome to use all facilities. Spouses or dates are included in the entry fee for parties and dinner at no additional charge.
Practice rounds will be permitted Wednesday, June 30th. Call the Pro Shop at (256) 355-5982 for available times.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
TUESDAY .Collegiate/Amateur Scramble
WEDNESDAY .8:00am - 4:00pm Sign In, Practice Round
THURSDAY .7:00am - 2:00pm Tee Times
FRIDAY .7:00am - 2:00pm Tee Times
Dinner (Casual dress)
SATURDAY . Tee Times
Junior & Collegiate Team Awards immediately following play
SUNDAY Tee Times
Awards Ceremony following play