Purpose:

The SMGA was organized and exists for the purpose of promoting, among its members, the true spirit of keen, friendly competition in the game of golf.

To that end, the members pledge themselves as follows:

  • To know the “Rules of Golf and the Etiquette of the Game, and to obey them in every particular, thereby assuring fairness in play which makes for the greater enjoyment of all players.
  • To adopt, enforce and interpret the rules of the playing of golf in all SMGA events.
  • To hold each year an annual SMGA Club Championship.
  • To sponsor competitions such as handicap tournaments, mixed foursomes, team matches, medal tournaments during the weekly competitions at Georgetown Country Club, Georgetown TX.

Membership:

  • Membership shall be available to all men members of Georgetown Country Club 50 years of age or older.
  • Memberships in the SMGA are for a fiscal year (March through February), with all memberships expiring at the end of February each year.
  • The election of the President and Treasurer will be held at a breakfast meeting on the first day of play in March.

Tournaments:

The SMGA is sanctioned by the Board of Directors of Georgetown Country Club to hold a weekly tournament each Wednesday morning.  Normal shotgun start time is 8:00am except during the months of November, December, January and February, at which time the shotgun start time is 8:30am.

The weekly tournament format is scheduled for the entire year by the SMGA President and is posted on the weekly sign-up sheet.

Sign-up for the weekly tournament commences on Wednesday through the following Tuesday at 4:30pm.  Late entries are allowed if room is available.  Cancellation must be made by Tuesday at 4:30pm prior to the tournament to avoid a tournament fee charge.