Senior Amateurs win Senior Hudson Cup for ninth time; Hudson Cup finishes in a draw

For just the ninth time in Senior Hudson Cup history, the Senior Amateurs defeated the Senior PGA Professionals this week in the 28th Senior Hudson Cup (more…)

Women in Golf Charter

To date, 153 organizations have given their commitment to the Women in Golf Charter, pledging to build on current initiatives and develop new projects to increase the number of women, girls and families playing golf and becoming members of clubs,…

Washington Senior and Super Senior Men's Amateur: Round Two Recap

Brandes maintains lead at Washington Senior Amateur; Evenson still on top in Super Senior Tom Brandes of Bellevue, Wash. followed up yesterday’s 3-under 69 with a solid even-par 72 to maintain a four-shot lead after two rounds at the 33rd…

2019 Washington Senior and Super Senior Men's Amateur Championship Preview

Washington Senior Amateur and Super Senior Men's Amateur Championships to be held this week at Lake Spanaway Hole No. 10 at Lake Spanaway Golf Course Tacoma, Wash. – The 33rd Washington Senior Men’s Amateur and the 12th Super Senior Men’s…

Sides qualify for U.S. Amateur Four-Ball and Women's Amateur Four-Ball

University Place, Wash. – The sides of Britten Barker (Gig Harbor, Wash.) and Luke Easterly (Sammamish, Wash.) (more…)

Eric Hagen sets early pace at Washington State Men's Amateur

Eric Hagen of Olympia, Wash. shot 5-under 65 today to take the first-round lead at the 93rd Washington State Men’s Amateur (more…)

Turbide wins Senior Women’s Amateur in playoff; Skwarski takes Super Senior; Sasaki on top in Women’s Am; Papatolis has big lead in Mid-Am

Sandra Turbide of Maple Ridge, B.C. won (more…)

Tran leads in Washington State Women’s Amateur; Papatolis leads Mid-Amateur; Johnson leads in Senior; Monroe takes charge in Super Senior

Suzie Tran of Poulsbo, Wash. drained eight birdies (more…)

Washington State Women's Amateur Championships Being Held at Sudden Valley

The 26th Washington State Women’s Amateur Championship is being held concurrently (more…)

News & Notes from the Final Round of the U.S. Open

by Tom Cade It is over. The 2019 U.S. Open is in the books. The greatest golf tournament on the planet delivered on every level. (more…)

News & Notes from Round 3 at the U.S. Open

by Tom Cade It is Saturday of the 2019 U.S. Open. The field was cut. Many players were sent home (some kicking and screaming (more…)

Two teams tied after first round in 63rd Men's Best-Ball; Larson and Crimp lead at 26th Senior Men's Best-Ball

The duos of Tom Brandes of Bellevue and Erik Hanson of Kirkland (more…)

Scott Taylor Medals in U.S. Senior Open Qualifying at Sudden Valley

Scott Taylor of Monroe, Wash. shot 1-under 71 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 65 players who competed today in U.S. Senior Open Sectional qualifying (more…)

Chris Crisologo Medals in U.S. Open Local Qualifying at Gamble Sands

Chris Crisologo of Richmond, B.C. shot 5-under 65 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 80 players who competed today (more…)

Spencer Tibbits Medals in U.S. Open Local Qualifying at Gold Mountain

Spencer Tibbits of Vancouver, Wash. shot 7-under 65 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 102 players (more…)

Northwest's Top Amateurs Selected to Compete in LPGA Legends Cup

Four top senior women amateurs from the Pacific Northwest have received exemptions to compete alongside members of The Legends Tour (more…)

Washington State Golf Association Selects Team for 14th Annual PNGA Cup

The Washington State Golf Association’s (WSGA) Championship Selection Committee has announced its team to represent the Association (more…)

Angela Bowers first female Evans Caddie Scholar from Victoria GC

by Brad Ziemer for British Columbia Golf In caddie parlance, they are called “loops” and Angela Bowers has made more than 140 of them at Victoria (B.C.) Golf Club. (more…)

Player of the Year Brittany Kwon to compete for spot in LPGA's ANA Inspiration

The ANA Junior Inspiration and the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) announced Brittany Kwon of Bremerton, Wash. and Central Kitsap High School (more…)

Registration Now Open For Drive, Chip And Putt Qualifiers

The USGA, PGA of America and the Masters Tournament announced that qualifying registration for Drive, Chip, and Putt is now officially open (more…)

Northwest Influential: The Architects

by Tony Dear Golf in the Pacific Northwest has a rich history, full of characters, frontrunners, visionaries (more…)

Road To The 2019 Open Championships Begins February 20

Entry applications for the 119th U.S. Open, 74th U.S. Women's Open, 40th U.S. Senior Open, and 2nd U.S. Senior Women's Open will be available beginning Feb. 20 (more…)

USGA Announces Local Qualifying Sites for 119th U.S. Open Championship

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced local qualifying sites for the 119th U.S. Open Championship. (more…)

The USGA And The R&A Release Clarifications to Rule 10.2b(4): Restriction on Caddie Standing Behind Player

The USGA and The R&A have provided two clarifications to Rule 10.2b(4) regarding restrictions on caddies standing behind players, which take effect immediately. (more…)

Qualifying schedule announced for 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt

The USGA, Masters Tournament and the PGA of America have released the qualifying schedule for the 2019-2020 Drive, Chip and Putt season (more…)

Northwest Influential: The Teachers

by Tony Dear Golf in the Pacific Northwest has a rich history, full of characters, frontrunners, visionaries, boom-and-bust epics (more…)

Fitzsimons and Hill to Be Inducted into the Pacific Northwest Section PGA Hall of Fame

Pat Fitzsimons of LaQuinta, Calif. and Dan Hill of Broadmoor Golf Club in Seattle, Wash. will be formally inducted into the Pacific Northwest Section PGA Hall of Fame (more…)

Team Washington among those competing in PGA Jr. League Championship

Twelve All-Star Teams of 10 junior golfers have won their respective Regional competitions to advance (more…)

Washington State Golf Association Names 2018 Players of the Year

The Washington State Golf Association (WSGA) has announced the 2018 Player of the Year recipients. (more…)

70th Hudson Cup and 27th Senior Hudson Cup Being Held at Overlake

The 70th edition of the Hudson Cup will be held October 18-19 at Overlake Golf and Country Club in Medina, Wash. (more…)

Northwest players advance at U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

Five players from the Northwest have advanced through to match play at the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship (more…)

Strong Northwest representation at U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

The field is set for the 2018 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship, taking place October 6-11 at Orchid Island Golf (more…)

Brandes takes his fifth title at Washington State Senior Amateur; Lindbjerg wins third title in Super Senior

Tom Brandes of Bellevue, Wash. shot scores of 68-76-73 in going wire-to-wire to win the 32nd (more…)

Local juniors to compete in PGA TOUR Champions event at Pebble Beach

The field of 81 PGA TOUR Champions players and 81 junior golfers is set for the 2018 PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee (more…)

WSGA Senior and Super Senior Men's Amateur Championships to be held this week at Port Ludlow

The 32nd Washington State Senior Men’s and the 11th Super Senior Men’s Amateur Championships (more…)

Sides qualify for U.S. Amateur Four-Ball and Women’s Amateur Four-Ball

The sides of Ben Garrett of Seattle, Wash. and Erik Hanson of Kirkland, Wash. and Craig and Cody Roth of Bellingham, Wash. each teamed (more…)

Five Northwest players qualify for U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

Ginny Burkey of Eugene, Ore. shot 6-over 79 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 20 players who competed today in U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur sectional qualifying (more…)

Washington State Men's Mid-Amateur Championship Held this Week at Suncadia

The 9th Washington State Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship is being held August 28-29 on the Rope Rider course at Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, Wash. (more…)

Rohde, Koppenberg, Strickland and Hatley qualify for U.S. Mid-Amateur

Jacob Rohde of Everett, Wash. and Jacob Koppenberg of Bellingham, Wash. each shot even-par 71 to earn co-medalist honors in leading the field of 70 players (more…)

16-year old Ian Siebers leads strong local showing at U.S. Amateur

The local flavor runs deep at the 118th U.S. Amateur Championship, being held this week at Pebble Beach Golf Links (more…)

92nd Washington State Men's Amateur Championship being held this week at Gamble Sands

The 92nd Washington State Men’s Amateur Championship is set to take place August 7-9 at Gamble Sands (more…)

Pacific Coast Amateur Heads to The Olympic Club

The Olympic Club’s Lake Course, rich in golf history, welcomes the 90-player field of elite amateurs from across the world; This marks the second year-in-a-row that the Dr. Ed Updegraff Trophy will be contested at a US Open Venue with The Olympic Club last hosting the USGA event in 2012. (more…)

Jacob Koppenberg Medals in U.S. Amateur Sectional Qualifying at Lake Spanaway

Jacob Koppenberg of Bellingham, Wash. shot rounds of 66-66 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 71 players who competed today in 36-hole U.S. Amateur Sectional qualifying (more…)

Folsom wins Senior Women's Amateur in playoff; Ursino captures Super Senior; Benzin builds lead in Women's Am; Shek leads Mid-Am

Leslie Folsom of Tukwila, Wash. shot rounds of 78-75 to win (more…)

Benzin leads big in WSGA Women's Amateur; Fallgren, Shek lead Mid-Amateur; Herbert leads Senior Amateur; Madison leads in Super Senior

Olivia Benzin of Tacoma fired a 3-under par 69 to take a big early lead (more…)

Hair and Johnson seize lead in 62nd Men's Best-Ball; Shanks and Blade go low to lead 25th Senior Men's Best-Ball

The duo of Nate Hair of Edwall, Wash. and Scott Johnson of Richland blistered their second nine today to take control (more…)

The USGA Handicap System

Two basic premises underlie the USGA Handicap System, specifically that every player will try to make the best score at every hole in every round, regardless of where the round is played, and the player will post every acceptable score for peer review. (more…)

Score Posting Responsibilities

It is the responsibility of each golfer to post all acceptable scores as soon as practicable. The preferred posting method is through a handicap computer located at the club where the round was played but you may also post the…

WSGA Selects Team for 13th Annual PNGA Cup

The Washington State Golf Association’s (WSGA) Championship Selection Committee has announced its team to represent the Association at the 13th PNGA Cup (more…)

Four local juniors head to Augusta for the 2018 Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals

Eighty junior golfers representing 30 U.S. states and one Canadian province have earned an invitation to Augusta National Golf Club (more…)

Score Posting Season Has Begun

Just a quick reminder that the 2018 score posting season begins on Thursday, March 1st. You may begin recording scores for rounds played within the boundaries of the Washington State Golf Association. In the February 15, 2018 eRevision, we passed…

Status of Membership

Trying to post a score via the Internet or on your mobile device, but you cannot complete the score posting process? Are you not receiving your bi-monthly handicap update? This could be because your club has inactivated your membership. All…

Washington State Golf Association Names 2017 Players of the Year

The Washington State Golf Association (WSGA) has announced the 2017 Player of the Year recipients. (more…)

Senior Amateurs win Senior Hudson Cup for eighth time; PGA Professionals win Hudson Cup

For just the eighth time in Senior Hudson Cup history, the Senior Amateurs defeated the Senior PGA Professionals this week in the 26th Senior Hudson Cup, 11 to 9. (more…)

New CEO appointed to lead The First Tee as it reaches 20-year milestone

Jersey City, New Jersey (September 29, 2017) – Keith Dawkins, an executive for Viacom’s Nickelodeon, will become The First Tee’s next CEO, it was announced today by the World Golf Foundation Board of Directors. (more…)

Karns increases lead at WSGA Senior Men's Amateur; Gallacher vaults to top at Super Senior

Brad Karns of Vancouver, Wash. followed up his opening round of 2-under 70 with a 71 in today’s second round, to build his lead in the 31st Washington State Senior (more…)

91st Washington State Men's Amateur Championship Being Held This Week at Rope Rider and Tumble Creek

The 91st Washington State Men’s Amateur Championship is set to take place August 8-10 on the Rope Rider and Tumble Creek (more…)

Theegala breaks from pack to lead Sahalee Players Championship

After playing 36 holes today in temperatures that reached the mid-80s, Sahith Theegala of Chino Hills, Calif. was the lone player to break the logjam and claim the top spot on the leaderboard after three rounds at the 23rd Sahalee Players Championship (SPC), being held at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, Wash. (more…)

Lee, McCullough Lead International Field at Sahalee Players Championship

Sammamish, Wash. - Min Woo Lee of Australia and Drew McCullough of Richland, Wash. each shot 4-under 68 to sit tied for the lead after the first round of the 23rd Sahalee Players Championship (SPC), being held at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, Wash. (more…)