Date: June 20, 2023 — June 21, 2023

Course: Wing Point Golf & Country Club, Bainbridge Island, WA

Next Year: August 20, 2024 — August 21, 2024

Course: The Cedars at Dungeness, Sequim, WA

Championship Details

Entry Fee: $190

Entry Includes: One hosted practice round, two rounds of competition, tee gift, range balls, lunch following second round play, crystal awards for top finishers and a merchandise payout.

Entry Deadline: June 6, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.

Eligibility: Entries are open to female amateur golfers who: (1) meet the below age requirements, (2) have an up-to-date USGA Handicap Index issued by a WA Golf member club not exceeding 40.4, and (3) are members in good standing of a WA Golf member club.

Age: Players must have reached their fiftieth birthday by June 20, 2023.

Field Limit: Field will be limited to the first 24 qualified Seniors and the first 24 qualified Super Seniors. Entries will be accepted according to the time of receipt of entry and entry fee in addition to exempt players.

This championship runs concurrently with the Women’s Amateur and Mid-Amateur, which has a field limit of 72. WA Golf reserves the right to modify either field limit after the entry deadline to achieve a full field of 120 players.

Schedule: 36-hole stroke play (gross and net). In the event of a tie, the winner will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole playoff.

Practice Round: All players will be allowed one complimentary practice round prior to the championship.

Caddies: A player may provide her own caddie. Host club caddies will not be available.

Carts: Players may ride in a golf cart. Cart fees are $25 per player, per day. Fees will be collected during registration.

Exempt Players: All past Washington Senior Women’s Amateur Champions in addition to the following players: Michelle Hood, Karen Johnson, Gretchen Klein, Kim Shek, Kim Titus

WA Golf Performance Points: Awarded to Champion (35), Runner-up (20), and Top-5 (5) finishers

Lodging: WA Golf has partnered with Book Your Block to negotiate discounted hotel rates for players and guests. Hotels rooms can be booked online after selecting the applicable Championship from the dashboard on the link below:

Exemptions: Champion earns an exemption into the following events:

  • Lifetime exemption into the Washington Senior Women’s Amateur Championship
  • 2024 Washington Senior Women’s Champion of Champions
  • 2024 Pacific Northwest Senior Women’s Amateur Championship

Past Champions

Year Location Champion
2023 Wing Point Golf & Country Club Kim Shek
2022 Moses Lake Golf Club Sandra Turbide
2021 Fairwood Golf & Country Club Susan Craven
2020 Gold Mountain GC - Cascade Course Leslie Folsom
2019 Sudden Valley Golf Club Sandra Turbide
2018 Lake Spanaway Golf Course Leslie Folsom
2017 The Home Course Yasue Alkins
2016 Sunland Golf and Country Club Lisa Smego
2015 The Cedars at Dungeness Ginny Burkey
2014 Port Ludlow Golf Course Alison Murdoch
2013 Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club Lisa Smego
2012 Rainier Golf and Country Club Yasue Alkins
2011 The Home Course Ginny Burkey
2010 The Cedars at Dungeness Alison Murdoch
2009 Oakbrook Golf Club Yasue Alkins
2008 Sunland Golf and Country Club Ann Swanson
2007 Wing Point Golf & Country Club Lisa Smego
2006 Rainier Golf and Country Club Lisa Smego
2005 Whispering Firs Golf Course Sue Ursino
2004 Kitsap Golf & Country Club Sue Ursino
2003 Longview Country Club Sue Ursino
2002 Yakima Country Club Pam Hubbard
2001 Sunland Golf and Country Club Ann Swanson
2000 Alderbrook Golf & Yacht Club Ann Swanson