2016

2016

History of Ridgewood

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (February 4, 2016) - We continue to delve into the past of our MGA Member Clubs, this time looking at the rich history of Ridgewood Country Club, one of New Jersey's premier courses. 

Catching up with Stewart Hagestad

Catching up with Stewart Hagestad

Newport Beach, California native Stewart Hagestad made the move to the Met Area during the summer of 2014. Treating golf as a high priority, Hagestad wasted little time getting involved with the area's golf community. The former USC golfer competed in his first MGA events during the 2015 season, bursting upon the MGA scene with a solo second finish at Friar's Head in the Ike Championship.

Winter Storm Jonas covers Met Area with snow

Winter Storm Jonas covers Met Area with snow

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (January 25, 2016) -- Winter Storm Jonas hit the Met Area hard over the weekend, leaving several locations with record snowfall totals.

The MGA's John DeTemple took advantage of the new scenery, capturing this aerial photo of Sleepy Hollow Country Club on Sunday with one of the MGA's new drones.

Montclair Golf Club Merges with Rock Spring Club

Montclair Golf Club Merges with Rock Spring Club

MONTCLAIR, N.J. (January 20, 2016)Montclair Golf Club and Rock Spring Club, two premier private golf clubs located in West Orange, New Jersey, are pleased to announce the merger of their properties and operations. The club will be known as Montclair Golf Club and will continue to operate both facilities, which are located 3.6 miles apart.

Hoffmann Looking to Start 2016 Strong in Hawaii

Practice Facilities Recognized in Golf Range Association of America's Top 50 Awards

Practice Facilities Recognized in Golf Range Association of America's Top 50 Awards

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (January 4, 2016) - To close out 2015, Golf Range Magazine featured recipients of the Golf Range Association of America's Top 50 Awards in its December issue. The awards program recognizes ranges in Public, Private and Stand Alone categories whose accomplishments have stood out through the year, while instructors are also honored through the Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals Award.