Wilderness Ridge Country Club, Lincoln

August 1-3, 2022



There are two divisions (Championship and Tournament).


Championship Division
For individuals interested in competing for the Women's Amateur Championship title. The Championship Division will play 54-holes of stroke play competition August 1-3. Course set-up for the Championship Division will be between 5,900-6,100 yards. 


Tournament Division

The Tournament Division will play 36-holes of stoke play competition August 2-3. Tournament Division Flights will be created for prize purposes based on round one scores. Course set-up for the Tournament Division will be from a forward set of tees. 



Entrant must be a female amateur golfer with an up-to-date Handicap Index® issued by a "member club" of the Nebraska Golf Association and a resident of Nebraska (see NGA residency below). All players must conform to the Rules of Amateur Status as approved by the United States Golf Association and The R&A.


ResidencyAn 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 NGA Tournament Committee shall render any final decision.


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 conduct.



84 players eligible based on order of entry (48 Championship, 36 Tournament).  All players must file an on-line entry application through the NGA web site (www.nebgolf.org). In addition to golf, entry fee includes use of the practice facility, on-course amenities, and a player lunch following Tuesday's round.


Entry fee of $150 (Championship)/$120 (Tournament) must be paid by every player. Players who withdraw (402-505-4653, x104) prior to the close of entries will receive a refund minus less a $30 service charge. Players who withdraw (402-505-4653, x104) after the close of entries but prior to the competition will not be issued a refund unless the reason for withdrawing is medically related. No refund for any reason after July 31, 2022.




(Entries by telephone, telegraph, mail or FAX are not acceptable.) Time limit for entries means time of receipt at NGA (not time entry is 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.


Entries may be accepted after the deadline, if field is not full, at the discretion of the NGA. 



Championship Division – 54 holes, stroke play.

Tournament Division – 36 holes, stroke play.


MONDAY, AUGUST 1, Championship Division Only, First Round, 18-holes.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, Championship Division, Second Round, 18-holes; Tournament Division, First Round, 18-holes.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, Championship Division, Third Round, 18-holes; Tournament Division, Second Round, 18-holes.

Championship Division - Lowest score for 54-holes will be champion. Tournament Division – Lowest score for 36-holes within flights will be winner. In the event of a tie for first place in the Championship Division or for any Tournament Division flights, a hole by hole play-off will be held immediately following play until a winner is determined.



Championship Division: Champion – custody of the traveling trophy, trophy and gold medal; Runner-Up – trophy and silver medal; Low Junior – trophy; Merchandise Prizes – To be announced.


Tournament Division: Flight Winners – trophy; Merchandise Prizes – To be announced.



Play will be governed by the Rules of Golf as approved by the United States Golf Association and The R&A Rules Limited. Questions shall be settled by the on-site Rules Committee, whose decision shall be final. The competition is final when the trophy has been presented to the winner or, in the absence of a prize ceremony, when all scores have been approved by the Committee.



Only brands of golf balls on the most current List of Conforming Golf Balls and driver heads on the most current List of Conforming Driver Heads may be used. Updated lists may be found on the USGA website at www.usga.org or by contacting the USGA Equipment Standards Department at (908) 234-2300. See Model Local Rules G-1 and G-3.



The Local Rule as prescribed in Section 8 of the Committee Procedures is in effect. Model Local Rule G-7.



A player may provide her own caddie. If she wishes the host club to furnish a caddie, she should ask the NGA because sufficient caddies may not be available at the host club.



Automotive transportation is permitted.



I understand that NGA or its designees, may record, film, photograph, or otherwise capture my likeness, image, voice, biography, references to me, my quoted statements, and my play in the Championship (the foregoing, together with my name, my “Appearance”). In consideration of the opportunity to participate in the Championship, by submitting this Application, I grant (and/or have the authority to grant to NGA in the case of a parent/guardian of a minor or other authorized representative submitting the Application on my behalf) to NGA, and its licensees, successors and assigns, the perpetual, transferable, assignable, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable right to use my Appearance, in whole or in part, in all manner (including exhibition, distribution, reproduction, publication, display, broadcast, transmission or otherwise), and media now known or hereafter invented or discovered, and for any purpose whatsoever. The rights granted herein include, without limitation, the right to use the Appearance, or portions thereof, in promotion of the Championship and future championships through any of the foregoing means of distribution, as well as in the design, manufacture and distribution of merchandise related to the Championship or other championships, that include elements of my Appearance. NGA is not obligated to use my Appearance in any matter, and materials embodying any aspect of my Appearance do not need be submitted to me for approval. I release and discharge NGA, its licensees, successors and assigns from any claims arising from use of my Appearance, including claims for misrepresentation of me, my character, or my person by any means. As between NGA and me, NGA shall own all right, title and interest, including the copyright(s), in and to any works created by NGA, its licensees, successors and assigns, that include all or a portion of my Appearance. This grant shall be binding on my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, and the successors and assigns of NGA. I hereby waive all privacy, publicity, defamation, libel, and proprietary rights relating to the Appearance as used by NGA in conjunction with these terms. Players are required to cooperate with representatives of the media; however, no pre-Championship activities outside of those activities which are part of the Championship will be required. Authorized representatives of the media will not interfere with the player’s Championship play in an unreasonable manner.



A player or caddie in each group will be required to enter scores into an electronic device hole-by-hole.



Scores will be posted for handicap purposes. Players should not post these scores individually.



Complete details on practice rounds will be available on the championship web site and player memorandum.



Players must be neat in appearance with respect to personal grooming and clothing.


NGA or the on-site Rules Committee reserves the right to alter any of the Local Rules, Terms of the Competition, provisions and/or schedules herein. The decision of NGA or the on-site Rules Committee in any matter will be final.



Information on the Championship will be e-mailed after the close of entries. If you have not received information within three days of the Championship, it is your responsibility to contact NGA (402 505-4653). Tournament information will also be available on the championship site accessible through the NGA website, www.nebgolf.org.