ENTRY DEADLINE - 5 P.M. C.D.T. ON THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2018.
Entries are open to amateur golfers with an active USGA
Handicap Index® issued by a "member club"
of the Nebraska Golf Association and a resident of Nebraska
(see NGA residency below).
Residency: An individual is considered to be a resident
of Nebraska if they: a) maintain either a primary or a secondary
residence in Nebraska, or b) are an active duty member of
the United States Military stationed in Nebraska, or c)
are a student physically attending college in Nebraska within
a time period four-months prior to the event, or d) are
a graduate of a Nebraska high school attending an out-of-state
college. If these criteria are in question, the NGA Tournament
Committee shall render any final decision.
Status: All players must conform to the USGA Rules of
Amateur Status as specified in the USGA Rules of Golf.
Code of Conduct: The NGA may reject an entry application,
revoke an accepted application, expel from the Championship
and/or suspend a player from future championships if the
player engages in conduct detrimental to the integrity and
image of the game of golf and/or public confidence in the
NGA. Such conduct may include, but is not limited to, damage
to the golf course or the player's equipment, verbal or
physical abuse of spectators, officials, volunteers, or
staff, blatant or excessive profanity, disorderly behavior,
failure to abide by club rules, or any other unbecoming
Entry fee of $175 must be paid by every player. Entry fee
will be refunded regardless of reason if the NGA is notified
(402-505-4653) before the close of entries. After the close
of entries, fee will be refunded in the event of injury
or illness, if requested no later than July 25. No refund
for any reason after July 25. A $30 service charge will
be deducted from all refunds.
Entries must be received
by NGA no later than 5 p.m. C.D.T. on Thursday, July 19,
2018. 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 or transmitted
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 will have no liability with respect to any such
delay or error and the consequences therefrom, including
rejection of the entry.
156 players eligible, comprised of both exempt
players (that file an entry) and non-exempt players (based
on order of entry).