Welcome to CWGA
The Connecticut Women's Golf Association is a voluntary not-for-profit organization founded in 1919. CWGA provides competitive golfing opportunities for its members, promotes understanding of the rules of golf and encourages female junior golfers statewide.
CWGA now comprises 61 member clubs with a membership of about 500 women. Club membership in this Association is limited to private golf clubs in the State of Connecticut.
Scramble at Wampanoag
The matches began the week of August 21st and will conclude by the end of September. Below are important links for these matches:
Congratulations to Oronoque - winner of Bunting Cup.
If your handicap index is 17.0 or less as of the 9/15 revision date and you've posted at least 10 CT scores this year you are eligible to sign up. If you're planning to play make your hotel reservation soon as guaranteed rates on two hotels in Seekonk are available until 9/3 or 9/5 depending on the hotel. Information on hotels will be provided soon. Click here for more tournament information.
Congratulations to this year's winners!
Junior: Nora Noel Nolan (L)
Legend: Ann Malone (C)
Senior: Lisa Fern-Boros (R)
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Seniors' (7/31-8/1) Juniors' (7/31-8/1) Legends' (8/1)
Winner Lisa Fern-Boros (159) Nora Noel Nolan (165) Ann Malone (90)*
Runner-Up Mim Schreck (166) Anna Montalto (171) Tori Langen (90)
* - won in 2-hole playoff
The CWGA team, consisting of 20 players, was victorious this year, winning 94 to 86. Joyce Curran, Team Captain, is holding the trophy.
Congratulations to Jacquelyn Eleey from Massachusetts, the winner of this year's tournament.
1st - Jacquelyn Eleey (MA) - 225
2nd - Hannah Ghelfi (MA) - 228
3rd - Julia Kemmling (CT) - 229
Seniors: Pam Kuong (MA) - 231
Legends: Suzanne Harris (CT) - 254
Juniors: Erin Holmes (MA) - 237
Fanchon Cartin Cup (Team Trophy) - CONNECTICUT!
Pictured at left - Lida Tingley (L) and Fanchon Cartin (R)
Congratulations Lisa Fern-Boros - 2017 Champion!
The 98th CWGA Championship has been completed. Lynda Foster of Madison CC was the medalist on Monday June 19th with an 81. The first and second rounds of match play were played on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Lisa Fern-Boros defeated Lynda Foster in the first semifinal match, while Jean Sennett prevailed over Mercedese Large in the second semifinal. In the 36-hole final on Thursday, Lisa beat Jean 2 and 1. Pictured at left (L to R) are Lisa Fern-Boros (champion), Lynda Foster (medalist) and Jean Sennett (runner-up).
Nikki Liucci, a CWGA member from Farmington Woods and boardmember (Publicity Chairperson), has created a Facebook page and a Twitter account for us.
Facebook: Enter TheCWGA or Connecticut Women's Golf Association in the search box when you are in Facebook to find it. You can also get there by clicking on the Facebook icon in the upper left corner of any page on this website. Tell your friends and like the CWGA Facebook page.
Twitter: enter #TheCWGA in the search box and Follow Us.
The women at Old Lyme CC recently held their annual Lehr Cup tournament, in memory of Nancy Lehr, a past CWGA president and member of Old Lyme CC. This event raises money annually for CWGA junior golf. Pictured above are many of the participants. Click here for more information about this tournament.
Eighteen members of CWGA competed in the team matches vs. RI at Valley CC on June 1st. Rhode Island was victorious this year, winning by a score of 258 to 228.
This year's recipients are Roxanne Garceau, Gabrielle Martin, and Alexa Brown, pictured above left to right. They received certificates at a reception in their honor at The Farms Country Club on May 21. Those in attendance included family members, PME committee members, and CWGA board members.
An optional 9-Hole golf tournament preceded the 11:30 working lunch meeting. Daniela Lendl (pictured above), Director of Women's Golf & Member Services at CSGA, was the guest speaker. More pictures from the Club Reps Meeting are available here.
Click on the event name below to see event/tournament pictures:
We welcome Great River Golf Club in Milford to our great group of member clubs. Great River is a Tommy Fazio designed golf course built along the banks of the Housatonic River. We have a 2 Best Balls of 4, by Draw tournament scheduled to take place there on July 25th. More details to come.
2017 Membership Handbook (members only)
The 2017 edition of the membership handbook is available online now in the Members Only section (you must login to view it). The hard copy version has been mailed to all members who renewed their membership in a timely manner.
2016 CWGA Yearbook
The 2016 CWGA Yearbook on Shutterfly is available.
See photos from CWGA tournaments and other 2016 events.
Click on image at left to view this and prior year yearbooks.
Nancy Lopez Message to CWGA Members
Click on Nancy's picture to see a message from her to CWGA members.
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Invitationals & Charity Tournaments
Available for Members Only