DEADLINE - 5 P.M. C.D.T. ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2016.
Entries are open to amateur
golfers who will have reached their fiftieth birthday by
September 25, 2016. Entrant must be a resident of Nebraska
and a member of the Nebraska Golf Association (NGA).
The field will be limited to 96 players (48 gross &
48 net) based on order of entry. Note: Division sizes
may be increased following the close of entries based on
the number and type of entries received.
Amateur Status: All players must conform with the USGA Rules
of Amateur Status as specified in the USGA Rules of Golf.
(Gross and Net)
Gross Division - Comprised of those
golfers with a GHIN Handicap Index of 7.0 or less and those
that declare Gross.
Competition will be in two stages.
A) Stroke Play - 18 holes stroke play to determine flights
and seeds for match play. A tie for the last qualifier's
place in the championship flight will be decided immediately
by a hole-by-hole play-off.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 25, 18-holes.
B) Match Play - General numerical draw will be used. For
purposes of determining places in the draw, ties in qualifying
rounds will be decided by a blind draw, except that places
of those participating in a play-off will be determined
by the order on the public scoreboard summary and by
performance in the play-off.
MONDAY A.M. , SEPT. 26, First Round (all gross flights),
MONDAY P.M., SEPT. 26, Quarterfinal Round (all gross flights),
TUESDAY A.M., SEPT. 27, Semifinal Round (all gross flights),
TUESDAY P.M., SEPT. 27, Finals (all gross flights), 18-holes.
Net Division - Comprised of those golfers with a
GHIN Handicap Index exceeding 7.0.
B) Match Play - The Net Division will be flighted based
on GHIN Handicap Index. For purposes of determining places
and seeds in flights, ties will be decided by a blind draw.
The Net Division Flights only feature consolation brackets.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 25, First Round (all net flights), 18-holes.
MONDAY, SEPT. 26, Quarterfinals (net & consolation flights),
TUESDAY A.M., SEPT. 27, Semifinals (net & consolation
TUESDAY P.M., SEPT. 27, Finals (net & consolation flights),
Entry fee of $130 shall be paid by every player. Fee includes
two tournament rounds, a luncheon buffet, use of the range
prior to tournament play and eligibility for applicable
Entries must be received by NGA no later than 5 p.m. C.D.T.
on Tuesday, September 20, 2016. Late
applications are not acceptable and will be automatically
rejected. (Entries by telephone, e-mail, or FAX not acceptable.)
Time limit for entries means time of receipt at NGA (not
time entry is sent to NGA). Entries should be submitted
early to allow ample time for delay or error in transmission.
The risk of delay or error in transmission lies solely with
the entrant and the NGA shall have no liability with respect
to any such delay or error and the consequences therefrom,
including rejection of the entry.