5.9 Submission of an Exceptional Score

When an exceptional score is posted to a player’s scoring record, the Handicap Index will be reduced in accordance with the following adjustment table:

Number of strokes the Score Differential is lower than a player’s Handicap Index in effect when the round was played

Exceptional score reduction

7.0 – 9.9


10.0 or more


(See Diagram 5.9.)