Tournament Descriptions

May 22 (Tuesday)

Class B

89th TEAM COMPETITION FOR THE
MYRA D. PATERSON TROPHY
Hamilton Farm Golf Club
Gladstone, New Jersey

Invitation Only

Long Island vs. New Jersey vs. Westchester/Connecticut. Teams of ten selected by the Myra D. Paterson Captains.


May 23 (Wednesday)

Class A

93nd COMPETITION FOR
THE GOLF ILLUSTRATED TROPHY
Metropolis Country Club
White Plains, New York

Invitation Only

Long Island vs. New Jersey vs. Westchester/Connecticut. Teams of ten selected by the Golf Illustrated Captains.


May 31, June 1 (Thursday, Friday)

115th INTERCITY TEAM MATCHES
FOR THE GRISCOM CUP
Rolling Green Golf Club

Springfield, Pennsylvania

Invitation Only

The Golf Association of Massachusetts vs. Women’s Golf Association of Philadelphia vs. Women’s Metropolitan Golf Association. Team of eight and one alternate, selected by the Board of Directors.

2017 WMGA TEAM

Helen Bernstein Sue DeKalb Tara Fleming
Ami Gianchandani Alexis Hios Adrienne MacLean
Denise Martorana Liliana Ruiz Michelle Stelben-Murphy

June 4, 5 (Monday, Tuesday)

Index 9.6 and below

30th WMGA/MET PGA OPEN
The Mill River Club
Oyster Bay, New York

Open to any female AMATEUR golfers who are members of clubs or courses within the boundaries of the Met PGA, NJ PGA, and WMGA or who have a USGA Handicap Index through CSGA, MGA or NJSGA. The player must reside within the Met PGA, NJ PGA or WMGA territory. The USGA Handicap Index must not exceed 9.6. Registration handled by the Met PGA at www.met.pga.com

Entry fee includes food: $125/amateur


June 7 (Thursday)

Class A & B

ONE-DAY STROKE PLAY
The Tuxedo Club

Tuxedo Park, New York

Submit a single entry for pairing by the Committee. You may request to be paired with another player. This is not a team competition.

Entry fee includes food: $75/player

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 5/13


June 11 (Monday)

Index 12.0 and below

17th WMGA/MGA AMATEUR
GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP
Saint Andrew’s Golf Club
Hastings-on-Hudson, New York

Open to female AMATEUR golfers who reside in the WMGA/MGA territory with a USGA Handicap Index maximum of 12.0. Submit single entry for pairing by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $75/player
Entires OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 5/20


June 18 (Monday)

Class A & Class B

BETTER BALL GROSS AND NET TOURNAMENT
Port Jefferson Country Club
Port Jefferson, New York

Submit one entry for a team of two A players or two B players, or a combination of one A player and one B player. This is a GROSS and NET score tournament.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 5/28


June 25-28 (Monday-Thursday)

Class A

115th MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP
Essex Fells Country Club
Essex Fells, New Jersey

Eligibility requirements: USGA Handicap Index maximum of 14.0; automotive transportation may not be used. Submit single entry; pairing for qualifying round will be made by the Committee.

NO PRACTICE ROUND.

Championship Flight: low 16 qualifiers

Sanford Cup Flight: next 16 qualifiers

Field limited to 80 players

Entry fee includes food: $150/player

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 5/3


June 25-28 (Monday-Thursday)

Class B

2nd “B” MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP

Essex Fells Country Club

Essex Fells, New Jersey

Eligibility requirements: USGA Handicap Index minimum of 14.1; Submit single entry; pairing for qualifying round will be made by the Committee.  All matches will be 18 holes. Low 16 qualifiers will make up the Championship.

NO PRACTICE ROUND.

Entry fee includes food: $150/player

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 5/3


June 26, 27 (Tuesday, Wednesday)

78th JUNIOR GIRLS’ INTERCITY

TEAM MATCHES

The Apawamis Club

Rye, New York

Invitation Only

The Golf Association of Massachusetts vs. Women’s Golf Association of Philadelphia vs. Women’s Metropolitan Golf Association. Team of six selected by the Board of Directors. Players & one alternate.
 

2017 WMGA Team

Ami Gianchandani (Captain)
Caroline Hodge Eunice Kim
Malini Rudra Alexis Steffen

July 2, 3 (Monday, Tuesday)

59th MAUREEN ORCUTT TROPHY
TOURNAMENT & 9-HOLE EVENT FOR
JUNIOR GIRLS
White Beeches Golf & Country Club
Haworth, New Jersey

Open to any Junior girl with or without a USGA Handicap Index. Players may choose to participate in either the 36 Hole Trophy Tournament or play in the 9-Hole Event. Submit single entry for pairing by the Committee.

9 Hole Competition will be held on July 3

Entry fee includes food: $70/player - 36 Holes
$25/player - 9 Holes

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 6/10


July 24, 25 (Tuesday, Wednesday)

Class A

41st STROKE PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP
North Shore Country Club
Glen Head, New York

Eligibility requirements: USGA Handicap Index maximum of 14.0; automotive transportation may not be used. Submit single entry for pairing by the Committee. Field Limited to 80 players.

Entry fee includes food: $150/player

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/1


August 1 (Wednesday)

Class A & Class B

ONE-DAY STROKE PLAY
Echo Lake Country Club
Westfield, New Jersey

Submit a single entry for pairing by the Committee.  You may request to be paired with another player.  This is NOT a team competition.

Entry fee includes food: $75/player

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/8


August 2 (Thursday)

Class B

18th STROKE PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP
Scarsdale Golf Club
Hartsdale, New York

USGA Handicap Index of 14.1 through 40.4. Submit single entry for pairing by the committee
Entry fee includes food: $75/player

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/8


August 8 (Wednesday)

Class A & Class B

84th SISTER-BROTHER, 25th SISTER-SISTER,

91st MOTHER-DAUGHTER, 71st FATHER-DAUGHTER CHAMPIONSHIPS
(Pinehurst)
Paramount Country Club
New City, New York

One member of the team must be a WMGA member. If a non-member’s GHIN number is not provided on the Tournament Entry Form, he/she will be required to play from scratch. In-laws not eligible. Submit single team entry; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Please indicate the age of any partner under 19 years of age.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/15


August 9 (Thursday)

Class A & Class B

79th MOTHER-SON CHAMPIONSHIP
(Pinehurst)
Ramsey Golf & Country Club
Ramsey, New Jersey

Mother must be a WMGA member. If the son’s GHIN number is not provided on the Tournament Entry Form, he will be required to play from scratch. In-laws not eligible. Submit single team entry; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Please indicate age of son if under 19 years of age.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/15


August 14 (Tuesday)

Class A & Class B

55th MGA/WMGA MIXED PINEHURST
CHAMPIONSHIP
Glen Ridge Country Club
Glen Ridge, New Jersey

Either the man or woman must be a member of an MGA Member Club and have a current USGA Handicap Index. Partners need not be members of the same club. Men must have a current USGA Handicap Index not exceeding 14.0. Women must have a current USGA Handicap Index not exceeding 18.0. Any applicant who is not a member of a WMGA/MGA Member Club must belong to a club within the MGA territory and have a current USGA Handicap Index. Registration handled by the MGA at mgagolf.org

Entry fee includes food: $180/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/22


August 14 (Tuesday)

Class A & Class B

A/B Best-Ball-of-Four Gross & Net

Tournament

Winged Foot Golf Club

Mamaroneck, New York

Best-Ball-of-Four Stroke Play. Teams register as two players: One Class A player and One Class B player. Foursomes will be paired by the Committee. One player MUST be Class A and one player MUST be Class B as of August 1 revision date. Each player plays her own ball, and the lower score of the four players is the recorded score for the hole. This is a GROSS and NET score tournament.

Players will receive 90% of their course handicap.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/22


August 16 (Thursday)

Class A & Class B

BETTER BALL GROSS & NET TOURNAMENT

Stanton Ridge Golf & Country Club

Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

Submit one entry for a team of two A players or two B players, or a combination of one A player and one B player. This is a GROSS and NET score tournament.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/22


August 22 (Wednesday)              
92nd JUNIOR GIRLS’ OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
AND 9-HOLE EVENT
Rye Golf Club
Rye, New York

Open to any Junior girl with or without a USGA Handiap Index. Players may choose to participate in either the 18 Hole Championship or play in the 9-Hole Event. Submit single  entry for pairing by the  Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $35/player - 18 Holes

$25/player - 9 Holes

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 7/29


August 28 (Tuesday)

Class A & Class B

29th SIS CHOATE PINEHURST TOURNAMENT
New Jersey National Golf Club
Basking Ridge, New Jersey

Combined USGA Handicap Indexes of partners must not exceed 32.4 BASED ON AUGUST 15 HANDICAP REVISION. Submit single entry for one team of two; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 8/5


August 29 (Wednesday)

Class A & Class B

BEST-BALL-OF-FOUR CLUB
STROKE PLAY TOURNAMENT
GlenArbor Golf Club
Bedford Hills, New York

Submit one entry for a team of four players from the same member club. The team may be comprised of any combination of A players and/or B players. 90% of Course Handicap.

Entry fee includes food: $300/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 8/5


October 16 (Tuesday)

Class A

88th HUSBAND-WIFE CHAMPIONSHIP
(Pinehurst)
Meadow Brook Club
Jericho, New York

Wife must be a WMGA member. If the husband’s GHIN number is not provided on the Tournament Entry Form he will be required to play from scratch. Submit single team entry; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team
Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 8/19


September 17 (Monday)

Class B

64th HUSBAND-WIFE CHAMPIONSHIP
(Pinehurst)
Spring Brook Country Club
Morristown, New Jersey

Wife must be a WMGA member. If the husband’s GHIN number is not provided on the Tournament Entry Form he will be required to play from scratch. Submit single team entry; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 8/26


September 26 (Monday)

Class A & Class B

JOHN B. MACKIE MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT
76th LADIES’ SCOTCH FOURSOME
Inwood Country Club
Inwood, New York

Alternate drives - alternate shots, 50% of combined Course Handicaps. Submit single entry for one team of two; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 9/2


TBD

Class A & Class B

ONE-DAY STROKE PLAY
Huntington Country Club
Huntington, New York

Sumbit a single entry for a pairing by the Committee. You may request to be paired with another player. This is NOT a team competition.

Entry fee includes food: $75/player.

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 9/2


October 9 (Tuesday)

Class B

54th BETTER BALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Trump National Golf Club - Hudson Valley
Hopewell Junction, New York

Four-Ball Stroke Play. 95% of Course Handicap. Strokes as they fall on the card. Submit single entry for one team of two; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $150/team
Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 9/16


October 9, 10 (Tuesday, Wednesday)

Class A

58th BETTER BALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Trump National Golf Club - Hudson Valley
Hopewell Junction, New York

Four-Ball Stroke Play. 95% of Course Handicap. Strokes as they fall on the card. Submit single entry for one team of two; your team will be paired by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $300/team

Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE 9/16


October 18 (Thursday)

VOLUNTEER TOURNAMENT
The Village Club at Lake Success
Great Neck, New York
Invitation Only

Open to Met Reps, Committee members, Series Captains, Past Presidents, and active course raters. Each Met Rep is encouraged to bring a representative from her club. Best-Ball-of-Four format. Submit single entry for pairing by the Committee

Entries OPEN 9/1 - CLOSE 9/23


TBD

Class B

52nd SENIORS’ CHAMPIONSHIP

TBD

Open to WMGA members age 50 and over on the day of play. This competition will have a Super Seniors (age 65+) flight. USGA Handicap Index limit 14.1 thru 40.4. Submit single entry for pairing by the Committee

Entry fee includes food: $75/player
Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE


TBD

Class A

68th SENIORS’ CHAMPIONSHIP

TBD

Open to WMGA members age 50 and over on the day of play. This competition will have a Super Seniors (age 65+) flight. USGA Handicap Index maximum of 14.0 Submit single entry for  pairing by the Committee.

Entry fee includes food: $150/player
Entries OPEN 4/2 - CLOSE