Connecticut Women's Golf Association

providing competitive golfing opportunities for its members since 1919

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.

2016 NEWGA Championship

The First Tee Women's Charity Open at The Country Club of Waterbury

This event, hosted by CWGA and SNEWGA, will be held on Monday, August 8th. The format is Two-Best-Balls of Four Stroke Play and begins with a noon shotgun start. The winning foursome will have their names put on the Roberta Massey trophy.  Registration is now open and closes August 3rd. Click here for more information and the entry form.

NEWGA Championship - June 28 to 30 at CC of Vermont

The NEWGA Championship was won by Katie Barrand from Massachusetts and the Myopia Hunt Club. Mim Schreck (on right in picture at left) from Oronoque CC won the Legends division.

Schedule Change - Event at Suffield CC

The tournament scheduled to be held at Suffield CC on June 27th has been rescheduled to September 26th. The format for this event has also been changed - it will be a better ball of partners. Registration will open July 1st. Refunds have been made to all players registered to play on the original date.

97th CWGA Championship - June 7 to 10 at Redding CC

For the third year in a row, MacKenzie Hawkes of Madison CC is our CWGA Champion. She defeated Nikki Liucci of Farmington Woods 4 and 3 in Friday's final match of the Championship flight. In the Founders Cup Myra Macmillan (Oronoque) was a 3 and 2 winner over Janet Karabin (Silvermine). Thanks to all of the participants, tournament officials, CSGA rules officials, spotters, and Redding CC for contributing to another successful championship tournament. Click here for final results.

Pictured at left: MacKenzie Hawkes (L) and Nikki Liucci (R).

CT vs RI Team Matches - June 2nd at Hartford Golf Club

The team from Rhode Island edged us out, 217.5 to 214.5, in this team match play event. Click here for full results.

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Attendees of the Annual Reps Meeting with Guest Speaker Joe LaCava

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Tournament Chits

Chits have been emailed to the winners of one-day tournaments through the Member/Member at the Farms tournament on 7/12. Please add to your contacts so that the email doesn't go into your spam folder.

CWGA Publications Available

Spring Bulletin
Nutmeg Golfer - Spring Bulletin

Click on image at left to see the Spring Bulletin. We've gone green! The Nutmeg Golfer is only mailed to members who don't have email.

2016 Membership Handbook (members only)

The 2016 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.

2015 CWGA Yearbook

The 2015 CWGA Yearbook on Shutterfly is available.
See photos from CWGA tournaments and other 2015 events.
Click on image at left to view this and prior year yearbooks.

Online Registration Open for 2016 Tournaments

Click here to see the 2016 tournament schedule on TPP.

We have a great selection of venues this year, spread throughout the state.

And a number of tournaments are in the afternoon this year!

Volunteer Opportunities


Want to help out at a CSGA event? The CSGA tournament schedule consists of approximately 75 days of competition, including Championships, One-Day Tournaments, and CSGA and USGA Qualifying Rounds. CSGA tournament volunteers help with the various tasks required in administering these events, and are designated roles based on their experience. Areas of volunteer opportunities include spotters/fore-caddies, starters, rules officials and live scoring. For more information on how to get involved, click here.

Deutsche Bank Championship (August 31 - September 5 at TPC Boston)

The Deutsche Bank Championship has committees for everyone ranging from Premium Access, Cart Services to Hole Marshals. Whether you enjoy working close to the players, behind the scenes or out of the sun, they have a committee for you! Volunteering is a great way to show your support for the community and have a front row view of the action on course! Click here for more information.

Nancy Lopez Message to CWGA Members

Click on Nancy's picture to see a message from her to CWGA members.
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