Hacker's Golf League

Tuesday Nights @ Ute Creek


Team Results Individual Results Handicaps
Weekly Prizes Schedule Golfers Sub List General Info

Equitable Stroke Control

Equitable Stroke Control (ESC) is the downward adjustment of the individual hole scores for handicap purposes in order to make handicaps more representative of a player's potential scoring ability. ESC sets a maximum number that the player can post on any hole depending on the player's Course Handicap. A Handicap Index determined from scores to which ESC has not been applied may not be termed a USGA Handicap Index.

New Equitable Stroke Control Table
18-hole Course
Handicap
9-hole Course
Handicap
Maximum Score Posted
on Any Hole
9 or less 4 or less Double Bogey
10 through 19 5 through 9 7
20 through 29 10 through 14 8
30 through 39 15 through 19 9
40 and above 20 and above 10


Please e-mail Bill Murphy if you have any questions