Rules & Regulations

20th Annual Faculty and Staff Golf Tournament


Faculty/Staff Golf Tournament Rules and Regulations


Standardized Rules:

  • Tournament is a 4-person, scramble format
  • All foursomes are limited to 1 "A" player
  • Golf foursomes can consist of all men, all women, or any combination thereof
  • At least 3 members of a foursome must be a current faculty or staff member.
  • The fourth player (if not current faculty/staff) may be 1) a SHSU retiree, or 2) a spouse/partner of a current faculty/staff member.
  • Spouse/partners must play in the same foursome as their spouse/partner.
  • All men will hit from the modified blue tee boxes
  • All women will hit from the green tee boxes
  • Single entries will be accepted
  • If teams have 3 players(in advance or on the tournament day) the Rec Sports Dept. will fill the 4th player's spot
  • Bogey is your friend. Report scores no higher than a bogey on your scorecard. If you miss your par put on any given hole, pick-up and move on to the next hole recording a bogey.
  • Players must also adhere to all course rules when participating in the tournament
  • Any decisions on differences of opinion/interpretation on all rules are made by the events coordinator the day of the tournament and are final.
  • Contact the Raven Nest Clubhouse for weather updates the day of the scramble: (936) 438-8588.


Course Rules:

  • Only two riders and two bags allowed per cart
  • Each player must have their own golf bag and equipment
  • No metal spikes or athletic cleats
  • All ball marks, divots, and sand/bunker must be repaired, replaced, or raked.
  • Carts must obey the 90 degree rule unless directed otherwise
  • Golf carts must be kept out of long native grass
  • Golfers are responsible for course and equipment damage
  • All tournament players must keep up with pace of play
  • Proper attire must be worn at all times

If you have any questions, please contact Ed Chatal at (936) 294-1985.


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