August 15, 2022
2022 Fund Day Takes On The Players Club
A full-field is set to compete at The Players Club on Monday to support the Founders Scholarship and our junior golf initiatives, Each year, NWAGA members gather for this event that is bigger than golf. Fund Day represents a common goal across all NWAGA members, to support and grow the game of girls golf. All proceeds from this event go towards the Founders Scholarship, Nebraska Girls' Four-State team and the Youth Development Committee.
Entry Deadline: 5 pm CDT on August 8, 2022
Entrant must be a member of NWAGA or a female member of Nebraska Junior Golf. Entrant must also be a resident of Nebraska (see below) with an up-to-date USGA Handicap Index® issued by a “member club” of the Nebraska Golf Association. All players must conform to the Rules of Amateur Status as approved by the United States Golf Association and The R&A.
An individual is considered 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 NWAGA Tournament Committee shall render any final decision.
Limited to 30 teams (120 players).
ENTRIES: FORM, FEE, CLOSING DATE
All sides must file an online entry application. Entry fee of $400 must be paid by every side. Entry fee will be refunded regardless of reason if NWAGA is notified (402-505-4653, ext. 103 or via e-mail at email@example.com) before the close of entries. After the close of entries, fee will be refunded in the event of medical condition, if requested before the first day of competition. No refund for any reason after that day. A $60 service charge will be deducted from all refunds. Entry includes 18-holes of competition; cart; use of the practice facility; prizes and player awards luncheon on Monday.
Entries open at 8 a.m. CDT on Friday, July 1, 2022. Entries must be received by NWAGA no later than 5 p.m. CDT on Monday, August 8, 2022. If the competition receives more than the maximum number of entries by 12 p.m. CDT on July 1, a drawing will be used to determine the field and wait list order. If the tournament does not receive more than the maximum number of entries by 12 p.m. CDT on July 1, the field will be determined by order of entry. Entries may be accepted after the deadline, if field is not full, at the discretion of NWAGA. Partner substitutions may be made prior to competition.
Caddies are prohibited.
PERSONAL APPEARANCE, FOOTWEAR
Players must be neat in appearance with respect to clothing and personal grooming. Traditional spikes are prohibited. Model Local Rule G-7.
Each flight will award merchandise prizes to the top three finishers. All ties will be broken by a scorecard playoff.
Fund Day scores are not acceptable for posting purposes.
Shamble. All team members tee off and the best drive is selected. All golfers play their own ball into the hole from the selected drive (must use at least two drives from each player). For scoring purposes, the two best net scores on each hole will be counted. 85% of Course Handicap (Maximum Course Handicap of 40). Five separate flights will be determined based on Team Handicap (August 9 Handicap Revision).
85% of Course Handicap (Maximum Course Handicap of 40). Five separate flights will be determined based on Team Handicap (August 9 Handicap Revision).
Based on August 9 Handicap Revision. 85% of Course Handicap (Maximum Course Handicap of 40). Five Flights will be determined based on Team Handicap (August 9 Handicap Revision).
PAIRINGS & STARTING TIMES
Following the tournament deadline, flights will be determined and pairings and starting holes will be released.
There are no practice rounds available for this event.
Monday, August 15
8:30 A.M. - Check-in & Practice Areas Open
8:30 A.M. - Silent Auction Begins
10:00 A.M. - Fund Day Shotgun Start
Following Golf - Player Awards Luncheon & Silent Auction+Raffle Drawing
Due to the many hotel options in Omaha, there will not be a reserved block of rooms for this event.
Each player is required to check-in before play on Monday.
OTHER FOOD & BEVERAGE SERVICE
The Players Club at Deer Creek will be available for other food and beverage service each day of the tournament.
Players will be required to use the Golf Genius TM application (available on iOS and Android app store) which will serve as their Official Tournament Scorecard. Verification of scorecards will be done verbally following the round. Information on using the Golf Genius TM application will be provided in advance with tutorials posted to the NWAGA web site.
Flight Winners: Bag tag awards; Merchandise: Top three in each flight.
Player Memorandum - 2022 Fund Day
Pace of Play Information
Pace of Play Policy - The Players Club at Deer Creek
NWAGA 2022 Local Rules and Terms of Competition
Notice to Players - The Players Club at Deer Creek
Sam Oehm, NGA Manager of Membership and Women’s Programs
firstname.lastname@example.org; (402) 505-4653, x103
Wilderness Ridge Golf Club
1800 Wilderness Woods Place
Lincoln, NE 68512
Golf Shop Phone - (402) 434-5106
Website - www.wildernessridgegolf.com
Director of Golf - Mike Schuchart, PGA
PGA Professional - Jake Burling, PGA
Superintendent - Tom Athy
White Tees (5,097, Par 71, 67.6/112)
|2020||-||Fremont Golf Club|
|2019||-||The Players Club at Deer Creek|