Tournaments

The spirit of the golf shines through Mendakota’s tournaments and events, ensuring fun competition and life long friendships centered around this great game.

Season Long Tournaments

  • Men’s President’s Cup— Net Singles Match Play. Limit 64 players.
  • Men’s Riverview Doubles— Member/Member Net Doubles Match Play. Limit 32 Teams.
  • Men’s Scratch Match Play— Gross Singles Match Play. 16 best handicaps invited.
  • Couples’ Match Play— Net Doubles Match Play. Limit 32 Teams.
  • Women’s Singles Match Play— Net Singles Match Play.
  • Women’s Doubles Match Play— Member/Member Net Doubles.

Opening Scramble:

All members are invited to this Saturday morning shotgun event the first Saturday of May followed by a lunch and social to get back in the swing of things.

Ladies’ Night Out:

9 Hole evening shotgun in early May to welcome all Women Golf Members back for the season followed by a dinner and social.

Men’s Stag Night:

18 hole afternoon shotgun event to welcome the guys back for the season on a Wednesday in mid May followed by hors d’oeuvres and scotch tasting.

Couples’ Twilights:

A perfect event for beginners offered once a month on Friday evenings featuring 9 holes of non-competitive golf followed by a three course meal.

Men’s Guest Days:

Member/Guest tournaments offered on a Wednesday in May, August and September as an 18 hole afternoon shotgun event with lunch prior and hors d’oeuvres and games to follow.

The Mendakota Invitational:

The men’s three day Member/Guest tournament in mid June, with a practice round and Calcutta Thursday, division matches on Friday and Saturday, and the championship shootout Saturday afternoon followed by a dinner and dance Saturday evening. Limit 60 teams.

Women’s Guest Days:

The 9 Hole League and 18 Hole League invite all Ladies of the Club to their Member/Guest tournaments featuring breakfast, morning shotguns and lunch. The 9 Hole League hosts on a Tuesday in mid June, and the 18 Hole League hosts on a Thursday in late June and early August.

The Couple's’ Divorce Open:

This couples 18 hole shotgun event is held on a Sunday afternoon in mid July with a difficult and fun format that tests even the best of marriages, and is followed by hors d’oeuvres and prizes.

Nine, Wine and Dine:

A fun event for all ladies of the club on a Tuesday evening in late July featuring 9 holes, on course wine tastings and a three course meal to follow. Nine Stein and Dine is also offered in September featuring the same format with beer!

The Mendakota Cup:

Mendakota’s premier Member/Member two day tournament on a Friday and Saturday in late July for men and women featuring the Mendakota BBQ Friday evening.

The Couple’s Invitation:

A fun Member Couple/Guest Couple 18 hole format on a Sunday afternoon in early August followed by hors d’oeuvres and prizes.

The Club Championship:

A two day singles tournament with flights for all golfers held on a Saturday and Sunday in mid August followed by lunch and awards on Sunday.

King of the Hill:

A men’s tournament held on a Sunday in mid September with season long qualifying. 19 players start on hole one and players are knocked off every hole until the King remains. The ladies 18 Hole League and Men’s Senior League host this tournament format as well.

Men’s Cross Country:

A two man scramble on a Monday in late October featuring 6 holes that cover the entire course followed by hors d’oeuvres, Monday Night Football and Texas Hold’em.