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MGA Presidents Council Brings Club Leaders Together For Informative Session

First Tee Gala a Huge Success

First Tee Gala a Huge Success

Former President Bill Clinton (right) was the keynote speaker at The First Tee of Metropolitan New York’s 10th Anniversary Gala, featuring auction items in support of junior golf.

Learning Golf Through GOLFWORKS

Siblings Find Success in GOLFWORKS

GOLFWORKS Intern Don Cervantes Pursues Superintendent Career

GOLFWORKS Intern Don Cervantes Pursues Superintendent Career

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (August 31, 2011) – Don Cervantes of Levittown, N.Y., is an MGA GOLFWORKS intern currently working at Garden City Country Club on Long Island. Last year was his first year in the program, and as a result of his experience, Cervantes discovered he had an interest in golf course maintenance and is pursuing a career as a golf course superintendent.

Sleepy Hollow Hosts Successful MGA/MetLife Youth Clinic

Humphrey Wins MGA/MetLife Boys Championship at Rumson

Humphrey Wins MGA/MetLife Boys Championship at Rumson

Rumson Country Club Set to Host MGA/MetLife Boys for the Tenth Time

Rumson Country Club Set to Host MGA/MetLife Boys for the Tenth Time

Round of 16 Matches

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (August 9, 2011) - The Met Area’s top junior golfers under the age of 16 take their talents to the shores of New Jersey for the 43rd MGA/MetLife Boys Championship, set to be played August 11 & 12 at Rumson Country Club in Rumson, N.J. The two-day, match play event features a field of 16 of the Met Area’s rising stars on a Rumson track that has hosted this event on nine previous occasions.

Waugh Leads MGA to Williamson Cup Team Title

Metropolis Embraces GOLFWORKS Intern Ellen Gyapong

Metropolis Embraces GOLFWORKS Intern Ellen Gyapong

By Jeff Day

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (August 8, 2011) -- Five years ago, Ellen Gyapong couldn’t have told you the meaning of the word “golf,” because five years ago, Ellen Gyapong wasn’t even in this country. Originally from the west African nation of Ghana, Gyapong now resides in White Plains, N.Y., is an avid golfer, and has been a participant in the MGA’s GOLFWORKS student intern program at Metropolis Country Club in White Plains since 2009.