1. A sub must have an established handicap
  2. A handicap is established by having an existing index with the USGA, NCGA or BNFGC
  3. A BNFGC index is set by having three 9 hole rounds scored and attested by the league commissioner
  4. A new sub, whom is asked to be added once the season has started, must be cleared by the commissioner at least 1 day prior to the week’s match
  5. If a sub is used in a match and it wasn’t cleared by the commissioner, the team using that sub will be penalized by having the absent members score be scored as a ‘ghost’ (See Rule 6).