Pfaltzgraff Leads Mid-Amateur at Milburn CC
Kansas City's Brad Pfaltzgraff leads the 27th Mid-Amateur Championship after round one on Monday at historic Milburn Country Club in Overland Park. Pfaltzgraff, a former KGA junior standout, was the only player in the field to break par in the opening round after posting a 1-under par 71. Lawrence's Conrad Roberts, Leawood's Tom Leonard and Spencer Christian & Ryan Kellenbarger, both of Wichita, are one shot off the lead after opening round even par 72's. Round two will begin at 8:00 am from #1 tee on Tuesday.
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!
Chamberlin, Quattlebaum Victorious at Senior Series
Senior Cup Team Qualifiers
Wichita's Tracy Chamberlin repeated as the 2015 KGA Senior Series champion at Falcon Lakes Golf Club in Basehor, KS. Chamberlin defeated John Bailey on the first sudden death hole after both players finished the 36-hole championship at 3-under par 141 total. In the Net Division, Overland Park's Gary Richter and Lyons' Bret Rumler tied for low honors.
In the 65 & Over Division, Wichita's Bill Quattlebaum claimed a KGA title after cruising to a four stroke victory at 5-under par 139 total. Olathe's Richard Landon and Phillipsburg's Doug Kaup tied for second at 1-under par 143 total. Jim Lodes and Richard Markley tied for low super senior net prize honors.
Players qualified for the championship through participation in the 17-event regular season event schedule that began in April and ended in August. The top fifteen point earners, gross and net, within each of the five age divisions were invited to participate in the season ending championship. Following the Senior Series Championship, the teams for the Senior Cup Matches against the Missouri Golf Association were named. Click here for more information including pairings, results and Senior Cup information!
Wichita Country Club Wins the 2015 Kansas Cup
Wichita Country Club claimed their first ever Kansas Cup title on Saturday after a 5 to 4 victory over their counterparts from Firekeeper Golf Course in an exciting back and forth match played under perfect weather conditions at Eagle Bend Golf Course in Lawrence.
Wichita CC advanced to the finals in exciting fashion over Reflection Ridge Golf Club in Friday's semifinal match #1 following a long birdie putt by Wichita CC member Rolf Gunderson on the final hole to win by a 5 to 4 margin. In semifinal #2, Firekeeper Golf Course defeated Colbert Hills Golf Course by a 5.5 to 3.5 margin to advance to Saturday's final match. Matches will begin at 8:00 am at Eagle Bend Golf Course. Both teams will be looking for their first Kansas Cup title.
The Kansas Cup is a team competition modeled after the popular Ryder Cup. Each team is comprised of sixteen players. Click here for more information including semifinal and final match results in the Kansas Cup Playoffs!
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!