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 60 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.
2015 Seniors', Legends' and Junior Girls' Championships
Pictured L to R: Kelsey Sullivan, Hannah Steel, Linda Weintraub, Maisie Filler, Pam Zanetto, Jean Sennett
Congratulations to the winners and runners up!
Seniors: 1st - Pam Zanetto (156, won on 1st playoff hole)
2nd - Jean Sennett (156)
Legends: 1st - Hannah Steel (86)
2nd - Linda Weintraub (87)
Juniors: 1st - Maisie Filler (155)
2nd - Kelsey Sullivan (167)
Click on the links above to see full results for each event.
Click on Nancy's picture to see a message from her to CWGA members.
This year, the Connecticut State Women’s Amateur Championship celebrates a very special anniversary—its 50th year hosting talented women with a passion for golf! Indian Hill Country Club is hosting the event scheduled for Tuesday-Thursday, August 11-13, 2015. The tournament has a rich heritage of exciting, competitive play; we are hoping for a great turnout in this 50th anniversary year! Click here for more information on our website or click here to go to the 2015 State Amateur web page.
Nat (75-69-72) birdied the final two holes to win by 1 shot over Jacquelyn Eleey (MA) (75-70-72). Both players were 2 under par for their final round. The championship was held at Ledgemont Country Club in Seekonk, MA, July 7-9.
Mim Schreck was the Legends Champion and Julia Kemmling was the Junior Champion, both CT players.
CT won the Cartin Trophy in the state team competition. Each day the low gross score is added to the two low net scores for each state. The lowest total after three days wins. CT last won the Cartin Trophy in 2013.
MacKenzie Hawkes (at R in left photo) prevailed over Lynda Foster (L) in the Championship final on Friday June 12th. In the Founders Cup, Nikki Liucci (at L in right photo) defeated Siobhan Stephen (R). Mercedese Large from Wampanoag CC was the medalist in the qualifying round at Shuttle Meadow CC. Click here for the final results.
The Rhode Island team recaptured the cup, winning the matches at Alpine Country Club in Cranston RI on June 4th, 251 1/2 to 234 1/2. Click here to see detailed results. Pictured is the CWGA Team (i.e. next year's winning team).
Old Lyme held their Annual Lehr Cup tournament on June 4th. The event takes place annually to raise money for Junior Girls' Golf and is held in memory of Nancy Lehr, a long-time CWGA member and former CWGA President.
We are now sending out automatic reminders to sign up for our one-day tournaments. Members will receive an email reminder two weeks before an event as well as two days prior to the sign up deadline. Please add email@example.com to your contacts so that you receive our emails.
We are also using our new email system to send out chits to the top finishers in our tournaments. Chit award emails will be coming from CWGAawards@cwga.org, so please add this email address to your contacts.
GC of Avon (Women's Open) Silvermine GC
Clinton CC Shuttle Meadow CC
Indian Hill CC (St Am) Tumble Brook CC (CSGA Mixed)
Mill River CC CC of Waterbury
New Haven CC Watertown GC
Pine Orchard Y & CC Wethersfield CC
Invitationals & Charity Tournaments
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