August ERMGC Newsletter

Encinitas Ranch Men's Golf Club Newsletter

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Club Membership

Membership Renewals will begin October 1. More information will be coming about this.


Anyone signing up for Encinitas Ranch Men’s Golf Club membership on July 1 or
later, please be advised of the following items of interest.

  • * Member dues for those joining ERMGC on July 1 or later are $78. That
    membership is effective through December, but would need to be renewed
    for the following calendar year.
  • * To play in the Club Championship tournament in September, a member must
    earn two points. Points are awarded as follows: one point for participation in
    a Sunday Men’s club tournament; one point for every four rounds of
    Wednesday Sweep play; 1 point for representing ERMGC in Saturday Team
    Play or San Diego County Senior League.
  • * Anyone joining ERMGC on October 1 or later may play the rest of the current
    year and all of the next year for a single dues payment of $100.

If you are still interested in joining the club at this time, please click here and fill out the form and submit.

Thank you,
Ron Peterson
Membership Chairman ERMGC

Tournament News

Tournament: 2016 Combo Tournament, August 7.

Registration ends Tuesday 8/2.

Sponsored by:

FORMAT: 2-Man teams, 18-holes total team score.
Holes 1-6 played Better Ball
Holes 7-12 played Scramble
Holes 13-18 played as Alternate Shot

To register for this tournament go to: Registration

2015 Defending Champions

  • A Flight: Baumann, G. / Gothard, J.
  • B Flight: Bloom, J. / Silverstein, D.
  • C Flight: Hama, M. / Murphy, K.

Tournament: 2016 Member Guest, Sunday, August 21

Registration ends Tuesday 8/16.

Sponsored by:

Following an 8:00 AM shotgun start, participants will be treated to appetizers & beer, buffet lunch, awards, and generous prize drawings.

FORMAT: 18 holes of stroke play with the club member and his guest playing as a team. The better net score counts as the team score on each hole. A ‘Peoria Flight’ is available for teams when the guest does not have a current handicap index. Teams in the Peoria Flight must record the better GROSS score of partners as the team score and the committee will calculate the handicap and net score for each team at the conclusion of the round using the Modified Peoria System.

SIGNUP: If available, please provide the GHIN # for your partner when you sign up.

To register for this tournament go to: Registration

2015 Defending Champions

  • A Flight: Standish, J. / Palmer, D.
  • B Flight: Bloom, J. / Colarusso, J.
  • C Flight: Cuccaro, C. / Conger, D.
  • Peoria Flight: Hostetter, T. / Delinde, T.

Wednesday Sweeps

Wednesday Play for ERMGC Members

If you want friendly golf competition and have a chance to earn gift certificates to purchase items from the Golf Shop, sign up for a tee time between 7:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. on Wednesdays. You may sign up as a single, with a friend, or a group of four. All sign-ups must be members of the Men’s Club. All participants pay an entry fee of $5. Each participant signs up for his appropriate flight and tee.

Every golfer can win a gift certificate redeemable at the pro shop for placing in their flight.
In addition, every player has an opportunity to win a $10 gift certificate for being closest to the hole, or having the long drive in their flight.

The following are flight parameters for tee assignments:

Flight Tees Index Score
Championship Blue Open to All Gross
A Net Blue 10.0 and lower Net
B Net Green 10.1 to 15.0 Net
C Net White 15.1 and higher Net

Visit our website for additional information on ERMGC Wednesday Play.

Hope to see you on Wednesdays. Support your Men's Club and hone your golf skills through friendly competition.

Rich Busby – Wednesday Play Chairman