In 1971 the inaugural Ernest Fuller Matches were held. Over the course of the past 30 plus years The Golf Association of Michigan and Michigan Professional Golfer's Association has had some memorable matches. The format for the past few years has featured six four-ball matches in the morning and twelve singles matches in the afternoon, with each match being worth 1 point. The GAM team is selected through use of the GAM Honor Roll, as well as through special invitation. The Michigan PGA uses there Money List as selection criteria. The Fuller Cup has promoted sportsmanship, friendship and great golf between the professionals and amateurs of the State of Michigan for years.