Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Senior Challenge

2021

Cedar Rapids retains the Senior Challenge Cup in 12-12 tie.

Senior Challenge Results 2021

Eligibility to participate on the Senior Challenge Team


  1. Must be a resident of Johnson County, or have a membership/play package, or play regularly in a golf league in Johnson County. (This requirement may be waived by committee approval).

  2. Must be 18 years old and not a high school student.

  3. Senior Amateur participants must be 50 years old by the tournament date.


Iowa City Senior Challenge Team is selected in the following manner


  1. The Iowa City Men’s Senior Amateur champion and the next 4 finishers are automatic qualifiers.

  2. The remaining 7 players are Captains picks from golfers that have participated in an ICGA event

from the previous 2 calendar years.


Selection of the Iowa City Home Course when Hosting the Events


  1. The Captain, in consultation with the full ICGA Board of Directors, will select the competition course

for each year it is Iowa City’s turn to host.




The 2020 Senior Challenge took place September 26/27 at Pleasant Valley in Iowa City

The Cedar Rapids / Iowa City Senior Challenge is played annually and pits Senior players from Iowa City against player from Cedar Rapids in a Ryder Cup format.

This year Cedar Rapid prevailed 12.5 to 11.5.

Here are the details.


Foursomes Matches (Alternate Shot)


Rob Dickerman -George Gartelos (CR) 1UP over Brad Frantz-Rick Leyendecker (IC)

Mark Greve-Scott Carnes (CR) AS with Tracy McArtor- Dave Brown (IC)

Dan Dalziel-Todd Hingtgen (CR) 6&4 over Randy Larson-Shawn Hedlund (IC)

Pat Erb-Tim Ingwersen (CR) 2&1 over Allen Moore-Andrew Hollingsworth(IC)

Brad Fox-Mike Thomsen (CR) 2&1 over Matt Benge-Mike Young (IC)

Jon Huinker-Doug Fredericks(IC) 4&2 over Tom Lehmkuhl-Jerry Johnson (CR)

Cedar Rapids 4 1/2 Iowa City 1 1/2


Four-Ball Matches (Better Ball)


Dickerman-Gartelos (CR) 3&2 over Hedlund-Larson (IC)

Frantz-Leyendecker (IC) 2&1 over Greve-Fox (CR)

Dalziel-Hingtgen (CR) 1UP over Benge-Young (IC)

Ingwersen-Erb (CR) 3&2 over McArtor-Brown (IC)

Huinker-Fredericks (IC) 4&3 over Carnes-Thomsen (CR)

Moore-Hollingsworth (IC) 1UP over Lehmkuhl-Johnson (CR)

Cedar Rapids 3 Iowa City 3


September 27, 2020


Singles Matches


Frantz (IC) 3&2 over Ingwersen (CR)

Erb (CR) 5&4 over Leyendecker (IC)

Hedlund (IC) 5&4 over Dalziel (CR)

Hingtgen (CR) 6&4 over Larson (IC)

Huinker (IC) 1UP over Greve (CR)

Fox (CR) 6 &5 over Fredericks (IC)

Dickerman (CR) 2&1 over Benge (IC)

Young (IC) 2&1 over Gartelos (CR)

McArtor (IC) 3&2 over Morrison (CR)

Brown (IC) 3&2 over Carnes (CR)

Johnson (CR) 4&3 over Hollingsworth (IC)

Moore 4&2 over Lehmkuhl (CR)

Iowa City 7 Cedar Rapids 5