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Governor John A. Burns Challenge Cup
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2005 GOVERNOR JOHN A. BURNS CHALLENGE CUP

(Amateur QUALIFIERS and POINT LEADERS thru ’06 State Amateur

Points for 2006 Season

Current Last Player Name last, First Points
1 T6 Fujikawa, Tadd [A] 475
2 1 Hamamoto, Jarett [A] * 450
3 T10 Kop, Brandan [A] 425
4 2 Kim, Chan [A] 392.5
5 3 Shimomura, Kevin [A] 375
6 T6 Okada Jr., Alvin [A] 260
7 8 Park, Henry [A] 250
8 4 Maekawa, Sean [A] 242.5
9 T12 Asao, Kellen-Floyd [A] 237.5
10 5 Botelho, K C [A] 230
11 T12 Kong, Gary [A] 207.5
12 N/R Watabu, Kellen [A] 200
13 N/R Uchida, Marshall [A] 175
T14 9 Gilliam, Colin [A] 150
T14 N/R Ota, Jonathan [A] 150
16 N/R Rinoski, Ty [A] 135
17 N/R Maddox, David [A] 127.5
T18 T10 Igawa, Chris [A] 125
T18 N/R Uyehara, Craig [A] 125
20 14 Jones, Zachary [A] 105
T21 T15 Ogawa, Sean [A] 100
T21 T15 Kimura, Blaine [A] 100

* Automatic QUALIFIERS

Completed Tournaments 2006 Season

State Amateur Stroke Play Championship
Hilo Invitational
Hawaii Pearl Open
Hawaii State Open (2005) counts towards 2006

Tournaments for 2006 Season
Mid-Pacific Open
Hickam AFB Amateur Invitational
Kona Open
Manoa Cup (State Match Play)
OCC Men’s Invitational
Army Invitational
Barbers Point Invitational
Waikoloa Open
Turtle Bay Amateur

More information on the Governor John A. Burns Challenge Cup

1. THE GOVERNOR’S CUP IS HAWAII’S VERSION OF THE RYDER CUP. IT IS A CONTEST BETWEEN THE TWELVE TOP POINT WINNERS IN DESIGNATED TOURNAMENTS FOR THE PROS AND AMATEURS RESPECTIVELY. THE FORMAT IS TWO 18 HOLE MATCHES ON THE FIRST DAY, BEST BALL AND THEN A SCOTCH MATCH WHERE 2 AMATEURS TAKE ON 2 PROS. THE SECOND DAY IS THE INDIVIDUAL MATCH PLAY CHALLENGE WHERE THE TWELVE MATCHES USUALLY DETERMINE THE WINNER.

2. ANYONE WHO PLAYS IN CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT IN DESIGNATED TOURNAMENTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR AND FINISHES IN THE TOP 15 PLACES ACCRUES POINTS, AND AT THE END OF THE TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE, THE TOP TWELVE AMATEURS AND PROS QUALIFY.

3.FOR THE AMATEUR PLAYERS, IT IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO PLAY IN THE SONY OPEN. THERE IS A QUALIFYING ROUND FOR THE TWELVE AMATEURS AT WAIALAE, AND THE QUALIFIER IS ENTERED IN THE SONY OPEN.

Points Break Down

1) Please note that dates and tournaments are subject to change.

2) 2002 Governor’s Cup will be held in November, 24-26 at Mid-Pacific Country Club.

MEDAL PLAY POINTS MATCH PLAY POINTS
Place 72 Holes 54 Holes 36 Holes 18 Holes
1 300 250 200 No points Winner (1) 300
2 250 200 175 Runner-up (1) 250
3 200 175 150 Semi-finalist (2) 175
4 175 150 125 Qtr-finalist (4) 125
5 150 125 110
6 135 110 100
7 120 100 90
8 105 90 80
9 90 80 70
10 80 70 60
11 70 60 50
12 60 50 40
13 50 40 30
14 40 30 20
15 30 20 10

Note: Tournaments are based on the number of rounds played. If a 54-hole tournament is shortened to 36 holes, points will be allocated based on 36 holes. Points are added and then divided among tied players. Winners of the State Amateur Stroke Play, Manoa Cup Match Play, and Amateur winner of any “Open” tournament automatically qualify for the 12 member Governor’s Cup team. The committee also reserves the right to select one member of the team to reward an outstanding performance in competitive golf during the year, especially in national or international competition. For more details, please call Phil Anamizu at 523-9850 (amateur team coordinator).

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