Tampa Bay Chapter
Upcoming Events

JUNE 4, 2019

One Day – Women Golfing – Around the World

Women’s Golf Day is a four hour experience happening globally where women and girls can experience golf for the first time or where current players can play and engage with women interested in golf. It is being hosted at golf courses and retail locations all around the world on the same day June 4, 2019.

We are teaming up with Countryside Country Club for an afternoon of fun!  Starting with a golf clinic by one of Countryside's PGA teaching professionals, followed by 9 holes of golf, and finally complimentary hors d'oeuvres and cocktails in the clubhouse!  Feel free to invite non-members, beginner golfers, friends and co-workers!

Please check your email and RSVP by June 2!    Or email Kim Byle for more information.

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Chapter News and Announcements
  • Congratulations to all the players competing in this year's Championship.  Low gross and low net in each flight of the Stroke Play division, and 1st and 2nd place Scramble team now have the opportunity to represent the Tampa Bay Chapter at the Sectional Championship Qualifier on June 15th at Hammock Bay Golf Club, Naples, FL. Play well ladies.

    First Flight:

    Low Gross – Susan MacGill  (78)                 Low Net—Gayle Erickson (67)
    2nd LG – Kim Byle (85)                                 2nd LN – Liann Thompson (71)
    3rd LG – Kathy Fleser (91)                            3rd LN – LeAnne Sparling (81)

    Second Flight:
    Low Gross – Beth Pajak (86)                         Low Net – Rebecc Pehlke (71)
    2nd LG – Terry Papineau (101)                      2nd LN –Cedelle Niles (81)
    3rd LG – Marlene Krupke (101)                     3rd LN –Patti Valero (93)

    Third Flight:
    Low Gross – Bev Hall (90)                              Low Net – Paula Hill (67)
    2nd LG – Julie Buckley (96)                             2nd LN – Teresa Baker (67)
    3rd LG – Elena De Campos (100)                  3rd LN – Susan Mason (73)

    Fourth Flight:
    Low Gross – Susan Schechinger (111)

    Low Gross Senior Award - Susan MacGill
    Low Gross Super Senior Award - Susan Schechinger

    1st Place - Carol Klay, Carol Lanneau, Jen Rushmore, Heidi Rafferty (net 58)
    2nd Place - Chris Daywalt, Cathy Ford, Lynne Morgan, Jean Haldemann (net 58)

    Visit the "LPGA Amateur Golf Association Tampa Bay Group" on Facebook for some great photos and even a rain dance video taken during the hour plus rain delay!

    Chapter Merchandise: Click here to access the LPGA Amateur Golf Association Chapter Merchandise Shop

Association News and Announcements
  • Registration is Open for Biggest Loser Handicap Challenge - How low can you go? The goal of this National challenge is to lower your Handicap Index. Participants are flighted and the winners of each flight will receive a prize. The player who lowers her Handicap Index by the most strokes will win the Grand Prize - a round of golf for the winner and a guest with 2-time LPGA Major Champion, Brittany Lincicome! Click HERE to register by May 15 and learn more.

  • Several LPGA Amateurs systems will be unavailable on Saturday, April 27 due to scheduled maintenance.  Affected systems include Member Clubhouse, handicap system, chapter website editing (websites will still work, but you won't be able to log in).  Maintenance will begin at 6 AM ET and is expected to conclude no later than 12 PM.
  • The Women on Par Scholarship Program has officially launched for 2019! This year we have narrowed our focus in order to have a more direct impact on our members and their family’s lives. We’re excited to announce we have changed the eligibility requirements to only LPGA Amateur members, daughters and granddaughters of members. Read more at this direct link: https://lpgaamateurs.com/memberships/scholarship/

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)

We are always looking for volunteers.  If you would be interested in volunteering to  help at social events/golf outings/fundraising, please contact a board member or email LPGA Amateurs Tampa Bay.