Grace Keyes, a charter member of The Women’s Golf Association of Boston and a member of Concord Country Club served as President of the Association from 1902-1907. In 1950, she presented a trophy to the Women’s Golf Association of Massachusetts for an annual competition in a Stroke Play Championship. The first tournament was held in 1950 at Charles River Country Club, as a 54-hole event. In 1958 the competition was shortened to a 36-hole stroke play event.

Multiple Winners:

  • 9 Times: Florence McClusky
  • 7 Times: Tara Joy Connelly
  • 6 Times: Ann Marie Tobin
  • 5 Times: Marion Maney McInerney
  • 3 Times: Noreen Friel Uihlein
  • 2 Times: Pippie Rooney, Gene McAulliffe, Jennifer Brown, Laura Torrisi, Karen Richardson, Claire Sheldon

Past Winners

YearSiteEntriesWinnerHome Club
1950Charles River24Mary GleasonThe Country Club
1951Dedham24Laddie HomerBrae Burn
1952Belmont44Florence McCluskyWorcester
1953Concord36Pippy RooneyCharles River
1954Brae Burn48Pippy RooneyCharles River
1955Winchester20Florence McCluskyWorcester
1956Tedesco19Joanne GoodwinHaverhill
1957OakleyNo tournament
1958BraeBurn30Gene McAuliffeCharles River
1959Pine Brook86Florence McCluskyWorcester
1960Charles River100Claudette LaBonteSegreganset
1961Brae Burn114Florence McCluskyWorcester
1962Pine Brook94Florence McCluskyWorcester
1963Pleasant Valley69Florence McCluskyWorcester
1964Weston109No tournament
1965Wellesley79Florence McCluskyWorcester
1966Weston84Mrs. James ThomasWinchester
1967Salem70Florence McCluskyWorcester
1968Kernwood91Florence McCluskyWorcester
1969Vesper103Paula BrophyUnited Shoe
1970Myopia64Gene McAuliffeWellesley
1971Winchester77Nancy BlackMarshfield
1972Marshfield88Noreen FrielAndover
1973Blue Hills64Mrs. Philip DonovanHeritage
1974Cohasset75Noreen FrielAndover
1975Worcester59Debbie SimourianWoodland
1976Charles River75Jennifer BrownSegreganset
1977Segreganset42Jennifer BrownSegreganset
1978Wollaston64Jeanne-Marie BoylanHatherly
1979New Seabury91Kathy DeBrouxFort Devens
1980Framingham63Noreen UihleinCC of New Bedford
1981Hyannisport95Mary WilkinsonBellevue
1982Mount Pleasant80Anne Marie TobinBellevue
1983Belmont96Anne Marie TobinBellevue
1984Thorney Lea71Marion ManeyCharles River
1985Weston60Marion ManeyCharles River
1986Worcester47Mary Carr GaleTatnuck
1987Pine Brook60Beth O’KellyMarshfield
1988Spring Valley49Anne Marie TobinBellevue
1989Vesper52Tie: Anne Marie TobinBellevue
Marion ManeyBellevue
1990Thorney Lea71Marion McInerneyCharles River
1991Winchester57Shawn ChalmersThe Orchards
1992Wellesley75Justine Richards
1993Stow Acres54Jean EnrightMeadow Brook
1994Tedesco64Kathleen Rourk NataleFerncroft
1995Charles River82Allison JenningsStow Acres
1996Brae Burn80Marion McInerneyCharles River
1997Long Meadow45Tara Joy ConnellyMarshfield
1998Salem107Laura TorrisiSterling
1999Pine Brook64Anne Marie TobinBellevue
2000Charles RiverAnne Marie TobinBellevue
2001Wellesley58Laura TorrisiStow Acres
2002Worcester CC84Dana Harrity (74-71-145)Ferncroft
2003Salem CC96Alison WalsheVesper
2004Pine Brook70Karen RichardsonHaverhill
2005Haverhill CC72Karen RichardsonHaverhill
2006Walpole CC47Tie: Diane CarterWenham Country Club
Victoria KidderOlde Barnstable Fairgrounds GC
2007Long Meadow CC51Wallace HamertonOlde Barnstable Fairgrounds GC
2008Belmont CC67Tara Joy ConnellyCohasset Golf Club
2009Renaissance GC46Claire SheldonThe Country Club
2010Plymouth CC44Claire SheldonThe Country Club
2011Oakley38Tara Joy ConnellyCohasset Golf Club
2012Marshfield CC33Tara Joy ConnellyCohasset Golf Club
2013 Ipswich CC43Tara Joy ConnellyCohasset Golf Club
2014Andover CC36Tara Joy ConnellyCohasset Golf Club
2015Indian Pond CC47Tara Joy ConnellyCohasset Golf Club
2016Presidents GC48Shannon JohnsonFoxborough CC
2017Wollaston GC27Susan CurtinCharles River CC