This award was first presented in 1994, and is named in honor of Anne Marie Tobin, President of the WGAM in 1994-1995, and seven time winner of the Association Championship in 1988, 1991-1995 and 2000. Points are awarded for performance in WGAM events, USGA events and other regional and national competitions. The award is given to the WGAM member who earns the most Player of the Year points, and the player will be honored at the WGAM Annual Meeting. Her name will be added to a plaque which is on display at the WGAM Office.

2017 Player of the Year Standings

Rank Player Point Total
1Hannah Ghelfi835
2Pam Kuong602.5
3Jacquelyn Eleey575
4Shannon Johnson405
5Angela Garvin385
6Julia Ford302.5
7Claire Sheldon300
8Jennifer Keim265
T9Katie Barrand230
T9Tracy Martin230
11Megan Buck222.5
12Chelsea Curtis190
13Susan Curtin162.5
14Cheryl Krueger140
15Camden Morrison105
16Nicole Demakis100
T17Mary Gale90
T17Anne Walsh90
19Tracy Welch87.5
20Abby Hood85
21Cynthia Friend70
22Mary Chamberlain65
T23Jenny Ceppi50
T23Cindy Fentross50
25Christine Gagner30
26Natalie Galligan 20
27Chris Coughlin15
28Diane Carter12.5
T29Sophie DiPetrillo10
T29Jacqueline Gonzalez10
T31Emily Nash7.5
T31Maxine Harney7.5
T31Abby Jaye7.5
T34Joanne Catlin5
T34Mary Jane Wagner5
T34Lauren Fantaroni5
T34Lynne O’Neill5
T34Gail Regan5

Anne Marie Tobin Player of the Year Winners

Year Player
1994 Anne Marie Tobin
1995 Anne Marie Tobin
1996 Tara Joy
1997 Donna Glazer
1998 Laura Torrisi
1999 Melanie Curtin
2000 Anne Marie Tobin
2001 Laura Torrisi
2002 Tracy Welch
2003 Dana Harrity
2004 Karen Richardson
2005 Tara Joy Connelly
2006 Tara Joy Connelly
2007 Tara Joy Connelly
2008 Tara Joy Connelly
2009 Tara Joy Connelly
2010 Tara Joy Connelly
2011 Mary Chamberlain
2012 Pamela Kuong
2013 Tara Joy Connelly
2014 Tara Joy Connelly
2015Megan Khang
2016Shannon Johnson