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The Monsignor Andrew J. McGowan Memorial Cup

The Monsignor Andrew J. McGowan Memorial Cup2024-05-22T12:25:31-04:00

28th Annual Invitational Golf Tournament of The Luzerne Foundation

Rules of Play

  • “SHAMBLE Format” All members of a team (usually four) tee off and the best ball of the four tee shots is selected. All players move their balls to the spot of the best ball. From this point, the hole is played out at stroke play, with all members of the team playing their own ball into the hole. Max score triple bogey (pick it up and move on).
  • Use 50% of full handicaps up to a 27 maximum handicap, but no strokes on the par 3s
  • The format is best two-ball low net of foursome
  • Men will play the white tees, women from the red, seniors (over 65) may use the silver tees

$20 natural birdie pool (for individual birds, participation optional)

Lunch and beverages on the Patio from 11:00 AM until the 12:30 PM shotgun start;

Additional beverages and snacks are available at the half-way house.

Cocktails will begin at 5:00 p.m. and we will have a wide variety of hors d’oeuvres including a carving station and a raw bar. Tournament results announced about 6:30 p.m.; jackets are suggested and encouraged. Of course, socks are optional!

Questions? Please contact The Luzerne Foundation at 570.714.1570 or info@luzfdn.org

“The reason the golf pro tells you to keep your head down is so you can’t see him laughing.”
– Phyllis Diller

Photos from Our 2023 Invitational Golf Tournament

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