Washington Golf celebrates its centennial in 2022

In the fall of 1922, more than 80 golfers traveled to Yakima to play in one of two inaugural tournaments, or both – the Washington State Amateur and the Washington State Open – which together formed a newly created golf…

100 Years of Excellence – The Washington Men's Amateur Championship

In 1922, the Washington State Golf Association (now known as Washington Golf) was founded for one specific reason: to conduct an annual state amateur championship. In 1922, Bon Stein won the inaugural Washington Men’s Amateur Championship. He would win four…

Exemptions Finalized for 2020 U.S. Open Championship

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (June 25, 2020) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced the exemption categories for the 120th U.S. Open Championship, which will be contested Sept. 17-20 at Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course), in Mamaroneck, N.Y. As previously…

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…)