Golf Leagues

Blue Heron Couples League

  • $100.00 League Registration fee, per couple. Cash only. Due by May 3, 2018
    • Late registrants will be accepted as space permits; entry fee will be prorated based on the amount of the season remaining
  • Tee-Time 5:15p, 9 holes
  • Weekly course fee per person, $12.00 walking or $18.00 w/golf cart, only pay when you play
  • Handicap calculation, not just counted at league outings! Provide your Blue Heron Scorecard* to Vinnie Maruggi in person, by email: veema_ruggio@hotmail.com or by text: 443-742-8829
    • *Name, date, # of holes played, par for those holes, & your score
  • If you are NOT playing send a text message to Kathy Hastings or Serelee Hefler by 2:00p on Thursdays.
    • Kathy – 301-219-7435
    • Serelee – 410-570-1051
  • Weekly rounds:
    • Each week you will be paired with another couple
    • Skill Contests & Fun Golf Games
      • Skill prizes such as golf balls, driving range token, or TBD will be rewarded for each non tournament week
    • Bring your own Beverage (BYOB), each week for 15-30 min social after play
  • Monthly Tournaments:
    • May 24; June 28; July 26; August 23; & September 27.
    • Couples will be paired into foursomes to give nearly equal handicap strokes for each foursome
    • 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place cash prizes will be awarded
    • Light fare provided after each tournament, BYOB
  • Play will alternate weekly between the front nine and back nine; course conditions may determine what side is played.
  • Men play from the White tees, Women play from the Red tees.
  • Stroke Play is our League’s “Regular Golf” format, each player counts the total number of strokes taken on each hole during a round. The winner is the player, couple, or foursome who has taken the fewest strokes over the course of the round.
  • Maximum score for each hole is double par: on Par 3s max is 6, on Par 4s max is 8
  • Golfers are permitted to improve their lie under the following limitations:
    • In the fairway, by one foot or less, no closer to the hole
    • In the rough, by one foot or less, no closer to the hole, ball cannot be moved out of the rough into the fairway.
    • In a hazard (water or bunker), no lie improvement is allowed.
  • If there is a condition on the course that appears unplayable, such as standing water in a sand bunker, move your ball out of the water and drop it behind the bunker. The ball cannot be moved any closer to the hole. Playing opponents must agree on the unplayable lie.
  • All golfers will play each hole through, putting out; there will be no gimmees.
  • Water Hazard – Drop areas only on holes 4, 12 & 14: if your ball goes in the water, add 1 stroke and use the marked drop area; a large white circle next to the green, across the water.
  • Lost Ball (can’t be found, out-of-bounds, wooded area, or in the water-with no drop area) add 1 stroke and use one of the following options:
    • Option 1 – place the ball and re-hit from approximately the spot as your last shot
    • Option 2 – place the ball 2 club lengths from where the ball lies or the point of entry, no closer to the hole
  • Tournaments will be moved to the following week if stormy conditions exist.
  • Follow us and send photos to our Facebook Page: “Blue Heron Couples League”
  • Have FUN! Enjoy and LAUGH Often!

LADIES’ LEAGUE
Monday is ladies day at the Blue Heron Golf Course! Sign up to play in this fun 9–hole league with ladies of all abilities.  For information on the ladies league membership please contact: Jean Sadler @ 410-827-9397 or email: jeansadler40@verizon.net.

2017 Blue Heron Ladies Golf League (BHLGL): New Member Information

About BHLGL: Comprised of women from both sides of the bay who play 9 holes of golf on Monday mornings in a friendly, competitive atmosphere. The ladies range in age from young mothers to great-grandmothers, but share a common love of golf and the desire to improve!

BHGL Season: The first day of 2017 will be April 3 with a 9:00 am shotgun following a 8:15 am meeting for all members. The official end of season is in October at the year end banquet but informal play continues on Mondays for the remainder of the year. During the months of June, July and August the shotgun starts are moved to 8:30 am to avoid the midday heat. Fun features of the league include:

  • Greens Fees of $12.00 (plus $6.00 for those who wish to ride)
  • Monthly Challenge tournaments, with prizes awarded by flights
  • A golf outing with the Senior Men’s League, followed by a BBQ
  • Recognition of weekly “putt putt” champions and other skill prizes
  • A league championship played over two Mondays
  • An end-of-season lucheon where prizes for theyear are awarded

Membership Eligibility: BHGLG welcomes applications from female golfers meeting these guidlines:

  • Have a year or more playing experience
  • Are able to score 65 or better on either 9 at the Blue Heron Golf Course
  • Have a basic knowledge of the rules and etiquette of golf

Dues: The 2017 dues are sixty dollars ($60.00), non-refundable. Dues cover the cost of prizes, refreshments for the tournaments and the closing awards luncheon. Members who have paid the $60.00 dues are entitled to attend the awards luncheon, scheduled for October regardless of the number of games played.

Membership Application: BHLGL is limited to 90 participants, with past members having the first opportunity to reserve a slot. First time applicants should contact Jean Sadler @ 410-827-9397 or through email at jeansadler40@verizon.net.

2017 Results

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Junior Golf League

Tuesday mornings, starting at 10:00 am,  junior golfers ages 9-15 with experience take over the front nine of the golf course. The league begins June 20,2017 and ends in August. The league shotguns promptly at 10:00 am and lasts until 12:00 pm. Pizza and drinks follow at the conclusion of each league day along with a rules and etiquette session . A league fee of $5.00 is collected each week. There are some rental clubs available free of charge but kids are encouraged to bring their own.

Tuesday Night Men’s League

Tuesday nights the after work crew plays nine hole on either side of the course. The league runs from April 4th through October. Starting time is 5:00 pm. Contact Dave Grapes at 301-806-7837 for more information.

Thursday Senior Men’s League

The League has plenty of OPENINGS!

Thursday mornings at 8:30 am the Senior Men tee off for nine holes of golf. The league is open to senior men over 50 yrs. old. The league lasts from April 6, 2017 through October.  A League fee of $100 includes Donuts, Coffee and monthly tournaments with lunch and prize money. Call or stop by the Pro Shop (410-643-5721) to get an entry form or Just SHOW UP on a Thursday morning around  8:00 am to sign up for the league.