Manhattan CC to Host Senior Series Championship
Pairings & Results
Manhattan Country Club will play host to the 2016 KGA Senior Series Championship on September 26-27. The 36-hole season ending championship is open to qualifying players that finished in the top 15 players (gross or net) in total points accumulated in their respective age division. Following the completion of the KGA Senior Series Championship, the Ozark Senior Challenge and Association Senior Cup teams will be announced for the annual Ryder Cup style competition against our friends from the Missouri Golf Association.
Groupings and starting times for round one will begin at 10:00 am from #1 & #10 tees and are now posted. Click here for more information on the 2016 KGA Senior Series Championship!
KGA Announces Team Kansas for USGA State Team
Pairings & Results
A trio of accomplished Kansas amateur golfers has been named to represent the State of Kansas at the upcoming USGA Men’s State Team Championship to be held at the Country Club of Birmingham in Alabama, September 28-30. Lyons’ Tim McKinnis, Lawrence’s Bradley Lane and Wichita’s Spencer Christian will comprise the Kansas team for the 2016 USGA championship. This national team event is held in even numbered years with all 50 states plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico represented. Kansas won this event in 2010 and was runner-up in 2009. Click here for more information on Team Kansas as well as past results.
Firekeeper Golf Course Wins 2016 Kansas Cup
Firekeeper Golf Course defeated Terradyne Country Club by a 5.5 point to 3.5 point margin to win the 2016 Kansas Cup title on Saturday at Wamego Country Club. This is the first Kansas Cup title for Firekeeper who finished runner-ups in 2015 to Wichita Country Club.
Firekeeper advanced following a 5.5 to 3.5 victory over Eagle Bend Golf Course. Terradyne advanced to the final after besting Wellington Golf Club by a 6.5 to 2.5 margin in Friday's semifinal action at Wamego Country Club. The championship matches will begin at 9:00 am.
The Kansas Cup is a Ryder Cup style team competition open to KGA member clubs with teams playing round robin regular season divisional matches to determine playoff qualifiers. Click here for more information on the 2016 Kansas Cup playoffs!