Point Venture vs. Lago Vista Golf Courses
Name: Travis Cup
Nickname: “War on the North Shore”
Captains: Point Venture – Justin Orbin Lago Vista – Mark Cote
Goal: Develop a friendly and competitive rivalry between the 2 clubs
Dates: Friday-Sunday, September 29th-October 1st, 2017
Location: Point Venture Golf Club (Odd Years) Lago Vista (Even Years)
Times: Fri, September 29th – 9:00am – T-Times Practice Round
2:00pm – Optional Team Scramble
5:30pm – Captain’s Dinner at Gnarly Gar
Sat, September 30th- 9:00am T-Times – 9 Hole Matches – 1 low Net (90%)
11:30am T-Times – 9 Hole Matches – Alt Shot (50%)
1:00pm – Lunch
2:00pm – Optional Scramble
Sun, October 1st – 12:30 T-Times – 18 Hole Individual Matches (90%)
6:00pm – Awards Ceremony & Party
Cost: $149 per player
Cost includes: 5 Rounds of golf with cart and range ball & Captain’s dinner
2 Team Shirts and a Team Hat, Saturday Lunch, Sunday night –
Trophy Presentation and Beverages, Permanent Crystal Trophy to winning team
Eligibility: Open to any male over the age of 25
Team Make-Up: Point Venture – Top 12 Men on the yearly points list
Lago Vista – Qualifying tournament and Captain’s Picks
Points: Each match is worth 1 point for a win and ½ point for a tie. A team would need
12.5 points to win the Travis Cup. If there is a tie, Lago will retain the Cup!
Congratulations to the 2016 Lago Vista Team for winning the Travis Cup back this year with a 15 – 9 victory! Next year’s matches are here at Point Venture where we will bring the Cup back home!
2016 Team Members for Point Venture Golf Club were:
Bill Surina, Charlie Knapp, Gene Glass, Gregg Dreyer, Onie Banda, Dave Gross, Ken James, Stan Retrum, Bill Krejci, Jim Barlow, Ken Bingham, and Billy Dubler.
Click on the link below to see the career statistics from the first 6 Travis Cup competitions. The link will open an Excel spreadsheet in a new window for you!