ACGT Tour Playoffs

CONGRATULATIONS!
If you are receiving this email, you HAVE QUALIFIED FOR THE 2019 ACGT Tour PLAYOFFS!
Included in this email is all of the information that you need to begin your march to an ACGT Tour Championship!!!!
ALL GOLFERS WHO QUALIFIED CAN WIN The ACGT TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP & Qualify for The 2019 South Texas Match Play Challenge team!
(Last year a golfer that started with 1 point qualified for The STMPC team and finished TOP 10 in final standings)
ALL GOLFERS RECEIVING THIS EMAIL MUST REPLY WITH THEIR CONFIRMATION TO PLAY, or decline participation.
If a golfer wishes to skip a round of the playoffs (in hopes to have enough points to advance) and then compete in the next round, that golfer will be required to pay the skipped rounds entry fee. 
The golfer will receive a greens fee gift certificate for that course and will receive last place points within the appropriate flight. 
ACGT TOUR PLAYOFF INFORMATION

The Spring and the Summer represent the "regular season". The ACGT Tour Playoffs will be the culmination of the 2019 ACGT Tour regular season. The Top 50 from the Spring, The Top 50 from the Summer and The Top 20 from The Friday Skins points lists will be invited to compete in Playoff Round #1. Your starting Playoff position will be determined by your finishing spot in each of the 3 seasons (Spring+Summer+Skins). There will also be a points bonus for placing in multiple seasons. 

1st Place in Spring or Summer equals 50pts, 2nd is 49pts, 3rd is 48pts and so on. 1st Place in the Skins is 20pts, 2nd is 19 and so on. Golfers Will earn a 25 pts Bonus for finishing in the Top 50 in Both Spring and Summer. And a 50 Point Bonus for placing in the Top 50 in Spring & Summer + The Top 20 in Skins.

This year, there are 69 unique golfers that met the PLAYOFF criteria and 31 golfers invited to round out the playoff 100. In the event that golfer cannot participate in the playoffs, The ACGT Tour will continue to reach out to golfers on the Spring and Summer point list in an effort to fill the starting playoff roster. These participants will begin the playoffs with zero points.

Each Round will earn points based on finishing place. With a cut following each round:
TOP 100 GOLFERS - Round #1 - 1st Place = 100Pts - 4 Flights of 25 Golfers @ WILLOW SPRINGS 10/12
TOP 72 GOLFERS - Round #2 - 1st Place = 150Pts - 3 Flights of 24 Golfers @ MISSION DEL LAGO 10/13
TOP 54 GOLFERS - Round #3 - 1st Place = 225pts - 3 Flights of 18 Golfers @ BRACKENRIDGE PARK 10/19
TOP 32 GOLFERS - TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Round #4 - 1st Place = 350pts - 2 Flights of 18 Golfers @ BRACKENRIDGE PARK 10/20

 

The 2019 South Texas Match Play Challenge is the final event of the Fall Playoff Season.
The South Texas Match Play Challenge is an annual match-play event held between the ACGT Tour and The Houston Am. Golf Assoc.
16 golfers from each organization compete for The Challenge Cup each year. The ACGT Tour holds a 4 to 1 series lead. The 2019 South Texas Match Play Challenge will be held @ WILDCAT GC in HOUSTON, TX, in November 19'.
The Top 3 from Spring and Summer, plus the Top 7 from the final round of playoffs and 3 unique criteria picks, will qualify for The ACGT Tour team. Team.

2019 STMPC SPOTS STILL YET TO QUALIFY:
TOP 7 in final ACGT Tour Playoff POINT STANDINGS(not including golfers that have already qualified)
WILDCARD PICK - The Golfer that has earned the most points following the playoffs, that has not qualified another way (Spring+Summer+Playoffs)
FINAL HORSERACE PICK - The first four golfers not to qualify for the STMPC, after the ACGT Tour Playoffs will proceed to #1 @ Brackenridge Park after play on 10/20. Those four golfers will play a 4-man horserace to determine the final spot!
SCHEDULE w/ CUT LINES
TOP 100 GOLFERS - Round #1 - 1st Place = 100Pts - 4 Flights of 25 Golfers @ WILLOW SPRINGS 10/12
TOP 72 GOLFERS - Round #2 - 1st Place = 150Pts - 3 Flights of 24 Golfers @ MISSION DEL LAGO 10/13
TOP 54 GOLFERS - Round #3 - 1st Place = 225pts - 3 Flights of 18 Golfers @ BRACKENRIDGE PARK 10/19
TOP 32 GOLFERS - TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Round #4 - 1st Place = 350pts - 2 Flights of 18 Golfers @ BRACKENRIDGE PARK 10/20
POINT DISTRIBUTION
ROUND #1 
1st place = 100pts (95 net)
2nd place = 90pts (85 net)
3rd place = 80pts (75 net)
4th place = 70pts (65 net)
5th place = 60pts (55 net
6th place = 50pts (45 net)
7th place = 45pts (40 net)
8th place = 40pts (35 net)
9th place = 35pts (30 net)
10th place = 30pts (25 net)
11th place = 25pts (20 net)
12th place = 20pts (15 net)
13th place = 15pts (10 net)
ROUND #2 = 1.5 multiplier (1st place = 150pts)
ROUND #3 = 2.25 multiplier (1st place = 225pts)
ROUND #4 = 3.5 multiplier (1st place = 350pts)
Starting Playoff Position
SEE ATTACHED STARTING PLAYOFF STANDINGS BASED ON REGULAR SEASON FINISHES
STMPC INFO AND SCHEDULE
1st Team Meeting - 10/20 following Horserace
POD Selections and Team Building Lunch - 10/26 @ 11am
1st San Antonio Practice Round - 10/26 @ 1pm
2nd San Antonio Practice Round - 11/2 @ 1pm
1st Wildcat Practice Round - 11/8 @ 1pm
Tournament Dates - 11/9 & 11/10 ALL DAY
 
HANDICAP INFO & RULES
All handicaps will be set for the first two round on 10/11. There will be no handicap adjustment between rounds #1 & #2.
Following Round #2, both scores will be entered into The ACGT Tour Handicap database. These new numbers will be used for round #3 & #4.
Again, there will be no handicap adjustment between rounds #3 & #4.
Each Playoff round will be considered its own tournament. Golfers may change equipment from round to round.
ENTRY FEE BREAKDOWN
Each ACGT Tour Playoff Round will be $65/golfer. You may use gift cards to pay your entry fees in the ACGT Tour Playoffs only.
All golfers will pay at the golf shop counter for each round. (No online registration link)
ACGT DIE HARD MEMBERS will continue to receive a reduced rate with regard to the green fees.
ENTRY FEE BREAKDOWN:
Greens fees = $30
Cart Fees = $5
Prize Fund = $15
STMPC Fees = $12
ACGT Tour Banquet = $3
ESTIMATED PRIZE PAYOUTS FOR TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP
All PRIZE FUND monies will be paid out at THE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP!
ALL GOLFERS WHO QUALIFIED CAN WIN The ACGT TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP!
(Last year a golfer that started with 1 point qualified for The STMPC team and finished TOP 10 in final standings)
Estimated PRIZE PURSE = $3,705
Estimate Prize Payouts: (Gift Card)
1st Place - TOUR CHAMPION = $741
2nd Place = $574
3rd Place = $444
4th Place = $370
5th Place = $333
6th Place = $296
7th Place = $260
8th Place = $222
9th Place = $185
10th Place = $148
11th Place = $74
12th Place = $37
13th Place = $21

 

CONGRATULATIONS AGAIN!
And I look forward to crowning you, an ACGT TOUR CHAMPION!!!
 
Travis 

 

ACGT Tour Event Results - Mission del Lago - 2 Man Alternate Shot - September 15, 2019

ACGT Tour Even Results - Riverside 2-Man Scramble - September 1, 2019

ACGT Tour Event Results - Willow Springs - August 25, 2019

August 16-17, 2019 - San Pedro Match Play

2019 Summer Skins