May 2017

Eight advance from U.S. Open LQR at Green Brook

CALDWELL, N.J. (May 10, 2017) – Green Brook Country Club played host to the third U.S. Open Local Qualifer conducted by the MGA. A starting field of 131 competitors battled for eight qualifying positions (plus two alternates). Related: Results

PLAY9 launches for the 2017 season

Stay tuned to the MGA's social media for additional information on #Play9Golf Days in the Met Area and let us know if your course or club gets involved! FAR HILLS, N.J. (May 9, 2017) - With a broader focus on golf at the local level, the USGA rolled out plans today in support of the PLAY9™ program.

Shih leads qualifiers at Haworth U.S. Open LQR

HAWORTH, N.J. (May 8, 2017) – Harrison Shih, originally from Saddle River, N.J., and now of Bluffton, S.C., earned medalist honors at Haworth Country Club behind a 5-under 67, leading a total of five qualifiers from Monday’s local qualifying round. Related: Results

Miller medals at Rockrimmon U.S. Open LQR

STAMFORD, Conn. (May 8, 2017) – Competitors at Rockrimmon Country Club faced cool, breezy conditions as they attempted to grab one of seven available qualifying positions.

Road to Erin Hills Begins with Local Qualifying

Follow local qualifying results for the 117th U.S. Open.

WMGA Announces New Class of Membership

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (May 2, 2017) - A new Independent Membership classification was overwhelmingly approved by Women's Metropolitan Golf Association Club Representatives at the Association's annual spring meeting. This membership allows women who are not members of a WMGA member club to join the Association and have access to the wide variety of competitions conducted throughout the season.

Small Claims 90th MGA Senior Am

Allan Small defended his home turf at Fairmount CC by winning the 90th MGA Senior Amateur.

Coleman leads 90th MGA Senior Am

A trio of past champions sit just three shots behind first-round leader Marc Coleman.