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April 2019

The New Rules: Resources and Information

As of January 1, 2019, the new Rules of Golf have gone into effect. Explore extensive resources to familiarize yourself with the new Rules.

U.S. Open Local Qualifying Concludes in the Met Area

The MGA will conduct four local qualifying rounds for the 119th U.S. Open Championship at Pebble Beach Golf Links between May 6-9.

Lexus Perfect Drive to the U.S. Open

Enter the Lexus Perfect Drive sweepstakes for a chance to win a trip to Pebble Beach for the 2019 U.S. Open!

The PGA Comes to Bethpage

Experience the PGA Championship right here in the Met Area at Bethpage Black, May 13-19. 

MGWA National Awards Dinner Approaching

The 68th Metropolitan Golf Writers Association National Awards Dinner takes place Monday, May 13 at the Westchester Marriott in Tarrytown, N.Y.

Celebrating 25 Years of GOLFWORKS - Kyle Keckeisen and GlenArbor Golf Club

2019 is a milestone year for the MGA Foundation as we celerbate 25 years of the GOLFWORKS student intern program. What began in 1994 with just 12 students working at six clubs has significantly grown into a successful program - in 2018 we had 304 students working at more than 65 MGA Member Clubs. 

Chen Reflects on ANWA Experience

New Jersey's Alice Chen shares insight from her experience competing in the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur.

Met Golfer Expanded Content: April/May 2019

Extra Content from the April/May 2019 issue of The Met Golfer  

Local Juniors Excel in Drive, Chip & Putt

Long Island's Sophia Li captured the DCP title in the Girls 10-11 division, Sunday at Augusta National Golf Club.

Long Island's Sophia Li Set for Drive, Chip & Putt Finals

Sophia Li, competing in the girls' 10-11 division, is one of eight Met Area natives competing in the DCP National Finals.