WGA Releases 2020 Championship Schedule
Knollwod Country Club
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (January 6, 2020) -- The Westchester Golf Association has posted its 2020 championship calendar, which once again provides a variety of opportunities for the region's competitors to vie for historic WGA titles. Championship registration will open for all events on March 1, 2020.
The season's first champion will be crowned May 18 as the Public Links Championship heads to Sterling Farms Golf Course in Stamford, Conn. The event will also be a qualifier for the MGA's Public Links Championship, which will be hosted by Pound Ridge Golf Club in Pound Ridge, N.Y., on June 10.
The 98th Westchester Open Championship takes place June 15-16 at The Apawamis Club in Rye, N.Y., which last hosted the event in 1961. The qualifying round for the Westchester Open takes place May 12 at Greenwich Country Club.
The Stoddard Trophy matches between the Westchester Golf Association, Long Island Golf Association and New Jersey State Golf Association then takes place on July 2, with the LIGA hosting at Deepdale Golf Club in Manhasset, N.Y.
Conducted concurrently, the Westchester Junior and Boys championships take place at Silvermine in Norwalk, Conn., on July 6.
The WGA's oldest championship, the Westchester Amateur will take center stage July 6-8th at Knollwood Country Club in Elmsford, N.Y., with its 101st playing. Knollwood has hosted the championship on three occasions, last doing so in 2001. The qualifying round, which decides seeds Nos. 2-16 for the championship, will take place June 25 at Mahopac Golf & Beach Club.
The Father & Son Championship will once again take place as a flight within the MGA Father & Son Net Tournament, which is slated for July 20 at Tam O'Shanter Club in Glen Head, N.Y.
The 95th British Victory Cup, the WGA's four-ball championship with sides playing out of the same club, returns to Powelton Club in Newburgh, N.Y., while the 11th Westchester Mid-Am takes place September 9-10 at Burning Tree Country Club in Greenwich, Conn.