The Nebraska Golf Association participates annually in the Kansas-Nebraska Junior Cup Matches and the Nebraska Cup Matches, and biennially in the Directors Cup Matches. These are select team events featuring the best amateur golfers in the state. Players are selected using the NGA Point Standings system. Link to the appropriate item below to learn more.
Kansas-Nebraska Junior Cup
The Kansas-Nebraska Junior Cup Matches pit the top eight juniors from Nebraska against the same from Kansas in Ryder Cup-style matches, with history dating back to 1986. The competition begins with Foursomes and Four-Ball matches and concludes with eight singles matches. Each match is worth one point. Kansas retained the Cup in 2021, after the matches ended in an 8-8 tie. Kansas leads the overall series 21-15.
Nebraska Cup Matches
This goodwill competition pits a 12-man squad representing the Nebraska Golf Association against a squad from the Nebraska PGA in Four-Ball and Singles Match Play competition. Each squad includes four (4) senior golfers. The PGA leads the overall series, 28-21.
This goodwill competition is staged every other year and consists of round-robin Four-Ball, Foursomes and Singles matches between teams from Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. The most recent competition was hosted in 2021 by Nebraska, with the next matches scheduled for 2023 in Kansas.
All select team events utilize the NGA's Point Standings to select team members. Visit the Point Standings section to see how the teams are selected.