2014 Annual Meeting
The Annual Meeting was a resounding success, as was the 2014 season. The attendees seemed to enjoy the evening and we enjoyed hosting it at the beautifully renovated Charles River CC clubhouse. This year we had 83 attendees representing 43 member clubs! We can’t wait for winter to pass so we can kick off the 2015 season with Spring Teams!
Congratulations to Tara Joy Connelly for winning the Player of the Year and Amy Dickison for winning the Mid-Amateur Award! Also congratulations to all of our tournament winner this year!
The following attendees walked away with a little something more than laughs and good memories as they won our raffle as well:
Deborah Brooks – Free 2015 Membership
Anne Farrington - Free 2015 Membership
Lil Imparato - Free 2015 Membership
Catherine Morat - Free 2015 Membership
Sandy Potter - Free 2015 Membership
Lou Morell – Free entry into any 2015 WGAM tournament in which she is eligible
For those of you who could not attend, please CLICK HERE for a copy of the Annual Meeting Booklet.
2015 Dues Can Now Be Paid On-Line
Junior Golf Opportunity
Girls International Golf League, MGA Links at Mamantapett, WGAM, and First Tee of Massachusetts are hosting the Next Girls Golf Tournament on November 9th. Click here for more details.
2014 Sheeran Trophy
The 2014 Sheeran Trophy is done as well as the WGAM tournament season! We couldn’t have asked for a nicer couple of days and the staff at The Country Club has been amazing! Please click here for Tuesday results. For those of you interested, please click here for Wednesday only results. Since this is a single event, click here for the full field results & click here for the full Net results. Congratulations to Victoria & Leigh MacKay of Southers Marsh GC with a gross 78** (won through match of cards). This is the fourth win for the MacKays, who previously won in 1977, 2008, & 2010. We also congratulate Leslie Logan & Al Haun for their low net 70.
2014 Fall Cup Championship
The 2014 Fall Cup Championship is complete at Pocasset Golf Club. Congratulations to our gross champions Marshfield CC with a team-total 262 and our net champions TPC Boston with a team-total 210! Gross Results Net Results
2014 Endicott Cup & Tri-State Matches
Congratulations to Susie Cavanagh of Rhode Island the 2014 Endicott Champion and our own Christine Gagner Runner Up
Inaugural World Junior Girls Championship
Massachusetts native Megan Khang helped Team USA secure a victory in the Inaugural World Junior Girls Championship! For more info click here.
2014 Eleanor I. LaBonte
Congratulations to the team of Barb Hecimovich (Long Meadow GC) & Karen Richardson (Far Corner GC) for winning the LaBonte Tournament with a score of 74. The Net winners were Inga Devenis (Nashawtuc CC) & Pat Eastman (Hyannis GC). Congratulations also to Tara O’Donnell who had a Hole-In-One today at the Eleanor LaBonte tournament at Crumpin-Fox Club. Tara’s is the second Hole-In-One at a WGAM event this year! Click here for complete Gross Results & Net Results.
2014 Fall Cup Week 3
Fall Cup matches have been completed! We couldn’t have asked for nicer weather for all 3 weeks. Hopefully, our luck will continue when we hold the Fall Cup Championship on October 9th at Pocasset GC (9:00 AM shotgun)! Speaking of that, we had multiple regions that had a tie at the top and the additional winning teams will also be invited to the Championship. More information will be sent tomorrow to the captains of the winning teams. In the mean time, please click here for final results and click here to see the teams representing each region in the Championship. Many thanks to all who participated in this years’ Fall Cups.
Eleanor I. LaBonte
Cris Eaton Foursomes
Congratulations to Patricia DeCaire & Barb Hecimovich, the AB Flight champions and Marilyn Miller & Vivian Meranda, the CDE Flight champions. Thank you to Green Hill Municipal Golf Course for hosting us! Gross Results Net Results
Congrats to Amy Dickison for winning the 2014 WGAM Mid-Amateur award!
Junior Golfer Opportunity
2014 Stone Cup
Congratulations to the winners of the Stone Cup. We enjoyed two fantastic days on a beautiful golf course for the event. Championship Flight winners Jean Raymond and Barry Jones of The Captains GC. A Flight winners Mother and Son Team of Joanne Squillante and Brad Dean of CC of New Bedford. Championship Flight Results A Flight Results
USGA Mid-Amateur Championship
Two WGAM players remain in the USGA Mid-Amateur Championship in Indiana: Tara Joy Connelly and Shannon Johnson Click Here
2014 Townshend Cup is complete. Congratulations to Pam Kuong & Susan Curtin for winning low gross score and Julie Trask & Wanda Lukehart for winning low net.
2014 USGA Senior Qualifier held 8/19/2014 at Newport CC (RI)
Congratulations to all the WGAM members who qualified for the USGA Senior Women’s Championship. Please click here for complete nationwide qualifying results. 2014 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Sectional Qualifying Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Newport Country Club (Newport, RI) Par 72 (36-36) Qualifiers: 1) Lisa McGill (Philadelphia, PA) – 72 2) Amy Dickison (Rowley MA) – 74 T3) Lisa Anderson (Middleton MA) – 76 T3) Sandra Jackson (New York NY) – 76 T3) Kibbe Reilly (Providence RI) – 76 T6) Nancy Chaffee (Warren RI) – 78 T6) Pamela Kuong (Wellesley MA) – 78 T8) Cheryl Krueger (Granby MA) – 80 T8) Nancy Diemoz (Swansea MA) – 80 10) Carol Dulude (Wayland MA) – 81 Alternates 1st) Susan West (Tuscaloosa AL) – 81 2nd) Debbie Johnson (Stamford CT) – 81
2014 Senior Championships
The 2014 Senior Championship finished today at Wyantenuck Country Club. Complete results are below, but we congratulate each division winner, as well as the winners of the Gerry Baker Trophies for Low Gross & Low Net among our 70+ members. Class A & Overall winner: Kathy Duguay of Taconic GC (76) Class B: Karen French of Hickory Ridge CC (88) Class C: Lian Cutting of Ellinwood CC (93) Class D : Mary Pecoraro of Sagamore Spring GC (90) Class E : Marilyn Miller of William J Devine GC (92) Gerry Baker Low Gross: Linda Petrozzi of Hickory Ridge (82) Low Net: Lian Cutting of Ellinwood (71) Philbrick Trophy for Low Net: Marilyn Miller of William J Devine GC (63) Gross results Net results Link to Photo Albums
2014 Amateur Championship
Congratulations to 2014 Amateur Champion Isabel Southard of The Harmon Club who defeated Jacquelyn Eleey of South Shore CC on the 18th hole.
Comgratulations to 2014 Presidents’ Cup Champion Wendy Masler of Charles River CC who defeated Robyn St. Clair of Woodland GC – 2 up
Thank you to Concord Country Club – Membership and Staff for their incredible hospitality!
2014 Junior Tri-State Matches
While we were busy running the Keyes and Junior Championship, Junior Chairperson Maureen Haynes took a team of six young women to the Junior Tri-State Matches being held at Wallingford CC in Connecticut. Individual Results Team Results
2014 Grace Keyes Cup
Congratulations to Tara Joy Connelly of Cohasset Golf Club for winning her 4th Grace Keyes Cup in a row (6th overall) today at Andover CC (74-72-146). Connie Hayton of Sagamore Spring GC is the Tournament Tees Champion with a 80-89-169. Thanks to everyone who played. We couldn’t have asked for better weather or better hospitality from our hosts at Andover Country Club which proved to be quite a challenge! Gross 2 day results Net 2 day results
2014 Junior Championship
Congratulations to Helen Dailey, the 2014 State Junior Champion, and to all the participants at Black Rock Country Club. We had two glorious days of super golf and great hospitality, players, parents, and volunteers. THANK YOU ALL! What a great way to finish the season. Click Here for Silver and Championship Results Click Here for Jr/Jr and Mites Results