The Challenge Cup

WHAT

The annual event features 16 SCAGA members facing off in a team event versus the 16-person team of the Sun Country PGA. Teams from both associations are made up of 12 regular/junior members and four senior (50+).

SCAGA will make good faith effort to include the following on the team: At least two mid-amateurs, at least two juniors, at least one woman, & one captain’s pick made by TCC and SCAGA Staff.

Format of Play

36 holes over the course of one day including team matches in the morning and singles matches in the afternoon

Team Play

  • Front Nine — Modified Alternate Shot, match play. Both players hit drive, then alternate remainder of shots, for one team score.
  • Back Nine — Four-ball match play
  • Scoring — Three points available for match: One point for front nine, one point for back nine, one point for overall

Individual Match Play

  • Scoring — Three points available for match: One point for front nine, one point for back nine, one point for overall
  • Shorter tees are in effect for seniors and women

WHO

Open to all SCAGA members in good standing

WHEN

August 7, 2017

WHERE

Twin Warriors Golf Club

WHY

To nurture the relationship between the Sun Country Amateur Golf Association and the Sun Country PGA with a friendly, Ryder Cup style competition.

HOW

Top four of the Senior in the Challenge Cup Points formula are targeted along with the Top 11 Regular Players, and Top Woman, those up to date point tally’s can be found below. The points are based off of the SCAGA Player of the Year System.

POINT TALLIES