Miller Repeats as MGA Player of the Year
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (October 31, 2012) - Playing a more rigorous schedule filled with national and international tournaments didn’t stop Mike Miller of Knollwood Country Club from maintaining his stranglehold on Met Area golf. The 20-year-old was recently named the winner of the 2012 Jerry Courville Sr.
Inactive Score Posting Season Now in Effect in Met Area
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (November 1, 2012) - Starting Thursday, November 1 and continuing through Sunday, March 31, 2013, the Met Area officially observes the inactive score posting season. All rounds of golf played in the Met Area between these dates are ineligible to be posted for Handicap Index purposes. The Met Area's active score posting season extends from April 1 through October 31.
Met Area Clubs Hit Hard by Sandy
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (Updated November 1, 2012) - Golf courses around the Met Area felt Hurricane Sandy's force on Monday and early Tuesday morning. Several clubs were severely damaged by major flooding and downed trees.
Below are photos and tweets of the damage (we'll be updating this page throughout the day as more information comes in):
Svoboda, Hoffmann Earn PGA Tour Cards
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (October 28, 2012) - From no status to PGA Tour status. That's the story of Morgan Hoffmann's unbelievable 2012 golf season. The 2005 Carter Cup champion began the year without a consistent place to play professional golf and earn a paycheck.
Missy Crisp to Receive MGA Distinguished Service Award
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (November 14, 2012) – The Metropolitan Golf Association is pleased to announce that Emily R. Crisp (Missy), from Mill Neck, N.Y., will receive the 2012 MGA Distinguished Service Award.
Past MGA Champs Advance to Web.com Tour Finale
Giuliani, Ballo Headline Locals at First Stage of Q-School
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (October 23, 2012) - Thirteen professionals with Met Area ties compete this week in the First Stage of PGA Tour Qualifying School in hopes of advancing to the second stage and ultimately reaching the PGA Tour.
Best of: French-American Challenge
Hall, Two Others Fail to Advance in First Stage of Q-School
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (October 19, 2012) - Three Met Area professionals who began play in the First Stage of PGA Tour Qualifying School with dreams of making the PGA Tour did not advance to the Second Stage.
Tyler Hall of Scottsdale, Ariz., the 2011 Met Open champion, finished T27 at the Classic Club in Palm Desert, Calif. The top 18 players, plus ties, qualified to play in the Second Stage.