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2014 Schedules
Championships --- KGA Senior Series --- KJGA Junior


Chase Hanna Leads 104th Kansas Amateur

Pairings/Results

Player Information Memo


Day One Recap

Parking Information

2013 Kansas Amateur champion Chase Hanna finds himself at the top of the leaderboard at the 104th Kansas Amateur Championship at Mission Hills Country Club.  The KU sophomore fired an opening round 6-under par 64 to take the first round lead in stroke play qualifying.  SMU golfer Alex Higgs is two shots back after an opening round 4-under par 66.  Former KSU golfer Alex Carney is in third after a 2-under par 68 in the first round.  Four additional players posted rounds of 1-under par 69.  Stroke play qualifying will continue on Wednesday with the second round of stroke play qualifying to determine the low 64 players that will advance to the 64-player match play bracket on Thursday.  The 2014 championship will be held July 21-27 at Mission Hills Country Club.  This will be the fourth time Mission Hills CC has hosted the Kansas Amateur.  Previous years were 1979, 1989 and 2001.  Groupings and starting times for the stroke play qualifying are now posted.  Click here for more information on the 104th Kansas Amateur Match Play Championship including pairings, results, course stats!



Beckler, Ihrig Collects Junior Wins in Salina


Jr. Match Play Results

Section Team Results

Topeka native Andrew Beckler, pictured left, shot a second round 2-under par 68 to win the 2014 Junior Section Team Championship. Beckler becomes the third player in the events history to win multiple section titles. First round leader Kale Reynolds, Wichita, finished one stroke off the pace to take overall runner-up while another Wichita native, Caleb Haight, took third place honors. In the Girls Division, Hannah Perkins of Wichita won by 6 strokes over Milford's Madison Roether. Other age division champions include: Parker Krob, Plainville, 11 & Under, Peyton Wilson, Andover, 12 - 13, Nicholas Kagy, Overland Park, and Wells Padgett, Wichita share 14 - 15 honors. The South Central Section was crowned team champions with a two day total of 1641. Following the Section Team Championship at Salina Municipal, 16 of the top juniors in our state competed in a round robin style match play event at Salina Country Club. Gage Ihrig, Goodland, was crowned 2014 Jr. Match Play Champion after besting all others winning four consecutive matches in two days. Both Beckler and Ihrig will be confident going into the 104th Kansas Amateur this week at Mission Hills Country Club. They will be among the 31 juniors competing at this prestigious championship. We'd like to thank both Salina Municipal Golf Course and Salina Country Club for their support of the Kansas Golf Association and junior golf in our state.




Kansas Volunteer Plays Key Annual Role

First volunteering as a marshal chairman when the USGA hosted championships at his home club of Prairie Dunes Country Club, Charlie Pierce has headed up the U.S. Senior Open marshals program since 2008. (USGA/Fred Vuich)Charlie Pierce’s thirst for learning is seldom quenched, and thankfully for the USGA, he is willing to travel the country in his quest.  Pierce, 55, of Hutchinson, Kan., began his affiliation with the USGA when he was appointed marshal chairman for the 2002 U.S. Women’s Open at his home course, Prairie Dunes Country Club. He performed the same role in 2006, when the U.S. Senior Open was played at Prairie Dunes, and Pierce and the USGA have been entwined ever since. Click here to read the full article.



KGA Tournament Pairing/Scoring Website Issues?

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KGA Online Apparel Shop Now Open

The KGA is happy to announce the launching of an online apparel store through Planet Pro Shop, where you can buy KGA logo gear from Nike, Adidas, Puma and other brands. Apparel can be customized with different KGA logos and KGA championships.  Click here to check it out!







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