Senior Cup Matches at Topeka Country Club
Ozark Senior Challenge
Association Senior Cup
The annual season ending Ozark Senior Challenge and Association Senior Cup Matches get underway on Tuesday, October 13th at Topeka Country Club. Contested against our counterparts from the Missouri Golf Association, players qualify through each association's Senior Series program. The Ozark Senior Challenge consists of 12 players from each association and the Association Senior Cup includes six players from each association. Four-Ball and Foursome matches will be held on Wednesday, October 14th. Singles matches will conclude the competitions on Thursday, October 15th. Missouri is the defending champion in both competitions. Click here for more information on both competitions including team rosters, match pairings and results.
Mission Hills CC to Host Director's Cup Matches
The biennial Director's Cup Matches will be held at Mission Hills Country Club on October 14-16. A goodwill competition between the golf associations of Kansas, Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska, it is staged every other year opposite the USGA's Men's State Team Championship and consists of round-robin Four-Ball, Foursomes and Singles matches. Each state is represented by six players. Each match has three points available (one point for the front nine, one point for the back nine, one point for the overall match result). Now in its eighth year, the home team has won each year. Click here for more information on the Director's Cup including pairings and results.
Michael Winkler Wins Mid-Amateur at Milburn CC
Overland Park's Michael Winkler claimed the 27th Mid-Amateur Championship on Tuesday at Milburn Country Club in Overland Park. The 35-year Winkler, a recent transplant to Kansas, posted a final round 3-under par 69 to finish at 2-under par 142 total. Lawrence's Bradley Lane finished in solo second after finishing at 1-under par 143 total. Wichita's Spencer Christian took third at 1-over par 145. Lyons' Tim McKinnis and Raytown's Steve Groom tied for low gross in the senior division at 2-over par 146 total. Thank you to the membership and staff at Milburn Country Club for hosting the Mid-Amateur Championship!
The Mid-Amateur Championship is open to KGA golfers age 25 & older. The championship format is 36 holes of individual stroke play with gross and net scoring within three age divisions. Click here for more information including the player memo, pairings and results!
KGA Online Apparel Shop
Looking for a gift for the golfer in your family? The KGA is happy to announce the launching of an online apparel store through our partners at 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!