GOTHENBURG, Neb. — Ryan Nietfeldt of Omaha and David Clouse of Friend each garnered 8½ points out of a possible nine to lead Nebraska to victory Tuesday in the seventh Directors Cup matches at Wild Horse Golf Club against Iowa and Kansas teams.
Nebraska tallied 29 points, with Iowa at 24½ and Kansas at 18½. The home team has won each of the seven competitions held beginning in 2000.
Four-ball matches (Nebraska 10½, Iowa 4½, Kansas 3): Ryan Nietfeldt, Elkhorn, and Brian Csipkes, Gretna, def. Charlie Stevens-TJ Vilkanskas, Kansas, 3-0; David Clouse, Friend, and Jordan Reinertson, Gibbon, def. Ben Lowman-Aaron Sheaks, Kansas, 3-0; Travis Minzel, Lincoln, and Jayson Brueggemann, Lincoln, def. Brian Verduyn-Josh Black, Iowa, 2-1; Nick Vondrak, Omaha, and Scott Tridle, Lincoln, def. Terry Cook-Sam Zoske, Iowa, 2½-½
Foursomes matches (Iowa 7½, Nebraska 6½, Kansas 4): Minzel-Vondrak def. Sam Stevens-Conrad Roberts, Kansas, 3-0; Jack Courington-Zac Burton, Kansas, def. Brueggemann-Tridle, 2½-½; Nietfeldt-Clouse, Friend, def. JD Anderson-Justin Livingston, Iowa, 2½-½; Jon Brown-Scot Cook, Iowa, def. Csipkes-Reinertson, 2½-½
Singles (Iowa 12½, Nebraska 12, Kansas 11½): Clouse def. C. Stevens, Kansas, 3-0; Vilkanskas, Kansas, def. Reinertson, 2½-½; Verduyn, Iowa, def. Vondrak, 2½-½; Black, Iowa, def. Tridle, 3-0; Nietfeldt def. Lowman, Kansas, 3-0; Csipkes, def. Sheaks, Kansas, 2½-½; Cook, Iowa, def. Minzel, 2½-½; Brueggemann def. Zoske, Iowa, 2-1