Birmingham Chapter
Upcoming Events

June Events:

18-20 AGA – AL Women’s State Stroke Play Tournament – Cider Ridge GC, Oxford, AL

Senioritas and Margaritas!
Exclusive for LPGA Amateurs
Hosted by Hank Johnson School of Golf
Friday, June 21st – 5 pm
Bent Brook Golf Course

• 9-hole “purely-for-fun” scramble
• Prize for winning team AND last place!
• On one hole - Instructor Andrew will hit a drive for your team
• On the par 3’s try your luck at “beating the pros” Mickey Smith PGA & Scott Hassee PGA

$40 includes:
• Golf
• Margaritas – chips & salsa – petite enchiladas
• Prizes
• Fun with the pros!

If you would like to make a request as to who you would like to play with – we will try to accommodate everyone to the best of our ability. If you have no preference then no additional information is required. We are looking forward to a fun Friday evening together!

* Limited to 16 Senioritas
* Must have a minimum of 8 Senioritas

To sign-up please contact Jane McGriff -
Deadline to Sign-up: Wednesday, June 19thby Midnight

Upcoming Travel Events:

October 5-6 - RTJ The Shoals Overnight Event - Join us for an overnight outing at the beautiful RTJ - The Shoals October 5-6. Tee times begin on Saturday, October 5 at 11:00 a.m. on The Schoolmaster course.  On Sunday, tee times begin at 8:00 a.m. on The Fighting Joe course. Lodging will be at the Marriott Shoals Hotel and Spa, 10 Hightower Place in Florence, AL.  (This place is NICE!) 

Registration deadline is September 11, 2019.  If you need to cancel you MUST find a replacement. 

Costs for the event are as follows:  
$235 for golf on Saturday and Sunday and Saturday overnight accommodations double occupancy (you will have a roommate).  
$325 for golf on Saturday and Sunday and Saturday overnight accommodations single occupancy (lonely!) 

Questions? Happy to help! 
Bobbie Markham
205-826-5758 (call or text)

Ready to sign up? Click here


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Chapter News and Announcements
  • Congratulations to the Birmingham Chapter North Florida Southeast Sectional Winners: 

    First Flight: 
    Barbee Bryant - First Place Low Gross

    Second Flight: 
    Anne Yuengert - Second Place Low Gross
    Jennifer Whitaker - Second Place Low Net

    Fourth Flight:
    Bobbie Markham - Second Place Low Gross

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    We would like to extend a warm welcome to our new members.
    We are so pleased to have you in the Birmingham Chapter

    Sarah Sargent 
    (TopGolf Director of Instruction) - Joined 6/4/19
    Erica Nelson - Joined 6/12/19
    Erin Freier - Joined 6/17/19

Association News and Announcements
  • Women's Golf Day 2019 events are being scheduled for June 4, 2019 and we hope you will take advantage of these fun events designed to celebrate women's golf around the world. We encourage you to check out the events happening in your area at and consider using this opportunity to #inviteHER to personally invite someone who isn't an active golfer or has never picked up a club. Even if you're not participating in an event you can support Women's Golf Day by posting on social media with the hashtag #womensgolfday.
  • The registration for the 2019 LPGA Amateurs Cup Regional Qualifiers will open on June 3 at 9:00pm EDT (8:00pm CDT, 7:00pm MDT and 6:00pm PDT). Detailed registration information can be found by logging into the Member Clubhouse, pressing My Events, then pressing the LPGA Amateurs Cup link. Click on this link to begin the registration process.
  • In continuance of the spirit of the LPGA Staff Act Like a Founder Award and to honor Nancy Oliver, the LPGA and LPGA Amateur Golf Association announced the Nancy Oliver - Act Like a Founder Award.  This award recognizes the “Act Like a Founder” qualities of our dedicated LPGA Amateurs’ volunteers and connects our organization with the LPGA family. Learn more about the award and nominate a volunteer at this direct link:
Member Benefits

The LPGA Amateurs offers a welcoming golf community for all women to learn to play, play better, have fun and make friends.  Highlights of LPGA Amateurs member benefits include:

  • Organized golf: leagues, outings, regional & LPGA Amateurs competitive events, golf experiences and trips
  • Golf education, instruction and clinics
  • Social and networking events
  • Free entrance (member plus one guest) to all LPGA, Symetra, and LPGA Legends Tour events in the US and Canada
  • Discounts on apparel, equipment, travel, greens fees and more

View all member benefits

Access the Member Clubhouse to view benefit details (members only)


Without our volunteers, LPGA Amateurs - Birmingham would not exist! Opportunities range from helping out for a few minutes with an event, to planning an event, heading up a golf league, to serving on the board of directors.  

We realize everyone is busy, and finding the time can be difficult, but even a small contribution of your time is valuable to us! The more member engagement we have, the better our experience will be!