Connecticut Women's Golf Association

July 2016 Newsletter

The months of July and August are very busy months in our golf season, therefore two newsletters will be sent to our members this month to keep everyone informed with tournament results and upcoming events.

July Tournament Results:

NEWGA  Championship at Country Club of Vermont  (New England Women’s Golf Association-CT/RI/NH/VT/Maine)  June 28-30, 2016.


some of the NEWGA participants from CT...

  •        Mim Schreck  won the Legends division
  •        Robin Bickerstaff: day 1,  2nd Low Net
  •        Priscilla Wargo:    day 3,  2nd Low Net
  •        CT Skins Winners- Nikki Liucci (2) and Diann Winke (eagle)

Connecticut will be hosting this event next year at Hop Meadow CC on July 10-12, 2017. 

CWGA Member/Member or Member/Guest – The Farms Country Club, July 12

Upcoming Tournaments

 July 26   Two-Person Scramble at Oronoque Country Club – 1:00 Shotgun
  • ·  Format:  Two Person Scramble in flights by team handicap
  •    Entries close July 18

July 28   CWGA/SNEWGA Matches  - Blue Fox Run Golf Club

  • · Format – 1 Day match play event
  •   Entries open July 1, close on July 20



Wampanoag CC - Host of 2016 Seniors', Juniors' and Legends' Championships
(do you know which hole this is?)

August 1 & 2   CWGA Seniors’ Championship – Wampanoag Country Club

  • Participants must have reached 55 years of age on the start date of the   tournament
  • Handicap limit is 28.4
  •  Format – Two days of Stroke Play. First day are tee times starting at 8:00 AM, second day is an 8:30 shotgun start.
  • Entries close July 24

August 1 & 2    CWGA Juniors' Championship – Wampanoag Country Club

  • Open to all girls 18 years of age or younger by August 1 who have not yet started college.
  •  Players must have handicap index of 28.4 or less or be able to shoot under 100 on regular basis.
  •  Format – Two days of stroke play.  Tee times on day one, 8:30 AM shotgun start on day 2.
  • Entries close July 24

August 2   CWGA Legends’ Championship – Wampanoag Country Club

  •  Participants must have reached 70 years of age on the start date of the tournament
  •  Handicap limit is 30.4
  •  Format – One day of stroke play.  8:30 AM shotgun start.
  •  Entries close July 24

August 8    The First Tee Charity Event – Waterbury CC    12:00 PM Shogun

  •  Event is hosted by CWGA and SNEWGA
  •  Format – Two Best Balls of Foursome
  •   Registration closes August 3

August 10     CSGA Mixed Team Event – Oronoque Country Club   1:00 PM Shotgun

  • One team member must hold an active USGA Handicap Index from a CSGA Member Club
  • Male partner's handicap cannot exceed 20.0 and female partner's handicap cannot exceed 30.0
  • Connecticut Residents must be a bona fide member of a CSGA member club
  • Non-residents of Connecticut must be a bona fide member of a Type 1 CSGA member club

August 11  Tournament of Champions – Silvermine Country Club    1:00 PM Shotgun

  • This event requires a downloadable application; online registration is not available. Entries must be received by July 31st.
  • Eligibility:  All Womens' Club Champions (in CT) Past and Present

August 15-17  Connecticut Women’s Amateur – Heritage Village Country Club

  •  Eligibility: -  Any female amateur golfer who is a bona fide member of a CSGA Member Club at the time of entry, has a certified USGA Handicap Index of 15.4 or less, and meets the specific eligibility criteria for the tournament.
  •  Format:  Stroke play
  •  Registration:  Registration on CSGA website, link available on our CWGA website. Entries must be received by July 26.

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Connecticut Women's Golf Association

Email: info@cwga.org

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