Goddard Cup

This event features a Ryder Cup style match between the top amateur and professional women golfers in the state.

2021 Site: Talons Cove Golf Club

Date: August 26, 2021

What is the Goddard Cup?

This event was named in memory of Jeannie Goddard, to honor a woman who has done so much for women’s golf in Utah.

Six total players will be invited via the WPPR list. The top amateurs will represent the UGA and six professionals will represent the Utah Section PGA. Participants will play Foursomes in the morning and a concurrent singles and four-ball match in the afternoon. 2019 will be the first year of the event being pros vs. amateurs.

UGA Selection Process

Each team member must agree to participate in all functions relating to the Goddard Cup Matches and must be current members of the UGA. The last event that will count in the Player Performance Rankings before teams are selected is the Utah Women’s State Amateur. Players will be chosen in the following order:

  • 1- First eligible on WPPR Rankings
  • 2- Second eligible on WPPR Rankings
  • 3- Third eligible on WPPR Rankings
  • 4- Fourth eligible on WPPR Rankings
  • 5- Fifth eligible on WPPR Rankings
  • 6- Six eligible on WPPR Rankings