MGA Score Posting Information

  1. Tournament Director:  The Tournament Director is responsible for posting scores at the end of play for all members in their group. This includes all tournaments where everyone plays their own ball i.e., Individual and group Stableford or Best Ball formats.


  1. Preferred Lies:  All scores must be posted even if the ball was played up.

  1. Tournament Scores:  Some MGA events are designated as either *H or *T. *H event scores must be entered into GHIN as HOME. *T scores must be entered as TOURNAMENT HOME.

  1. Auditing Handicaps: The MGA handicap chairman will periodically audit input of scores from MGA play.

  1. Adjusted Scores:  Posted scores must be adjusted for handicap purposes as per the following:

USGA GHIN System Equitable Stroke Control (ESC)

Course Handicap

0 – 9

10 – 19

20 – 29

30 – 39


Max Score per Hole

Dbl Bogey





Rev 01-2019