2017 Quill Cup - presented by: Adams, Jenkins and Cheatham



Building on the success of last year’s inaugural tournament, Independence Golf Club + 288 Sports are again hosting the Quill Cup, presented by Adams, Jenkins and Cheatham.

The Quill Cup includes both competitive and recreational players in a five (5) event series that coincides with significant events on the PGA Tour, including 3 of golf’s Majors, the prestigious Players Championship, and year-end Tour Championship.

In 2017, the event schedule is:

May 11-14 – The Players Championship | View Leaderboard 

June 15-18 – US Open, presented by Lexus

July 20-23 – The Open Championship

August 10-13 – PGA Championship

September 21-24 – Tour Championship, presented by Coca-Cola


SCORING UPDATES

Weekly Prizes, compliments of our Tournament Sponsor: Adams, Jenkins and Cheatham, will be awarded to 1st, 2nd & 3rd Places in the form of Independence Gift Certificates

Quill Cup Points will be awarded to players based on their finish position in the same fashion as the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup

1.     All players will also earn Quill Cup points for participating in weekly events – regardless of finish – defined as a ‘playing bonus’

2.     For each additional event in which a player competes, the player will receive the ‘playing bonus’ multiplied by the number of events played. For 2ndevent, player will earn playing bonus x 2, and so on for the increasing number of events played. For playing in all 5 events – a player would receive a playing bonus x 5

3.     ‘Gimmes’- Putts within "the leather" (defined by red paint on the flagstick) will be good

4.     Handicap gouging – Following each round, IGC Director of Golf, will evaluate participants stated handicaps to ensure gouging is kept to a minimum

5.     Formats – to be detailed and shared by IGC Director of Golf, Elliott Wilson

The Player's Championship Format:

Individual Net Stableford

*points will be calculated based on net scores and computed by IGC Staff