Chicago Metro Chapter
Upcoming Events

Solheim with a Twist - 10/6/2019
Stonebridge Country Club 

StonebridgeCC

Join us for the final golf event of the year. You will pair up with a partner to play 6 holes of Best Ball, 6 holes of Alternate Shot, 6 holes of 2 person scramble. 

You will need to have a handicap to play in the competition or you can just play the course if you don't have a handicap.

Join us for dinner after golf.

Cost includes range balls, golf, cart, dinner, and prizes!

 Click Here to Register

Chapter News and Announcements
  • Congratulations to All Our Chicago Cup Teams!

    They battled the rain, temporary water, and some very competitive teams at
    Cog Hill Golf & Country Club, during the two day Mid West Regional Cup Qualifier Match Play Tournament!

    Ninjas

    Chicago Fairway Ninjas take 2nd Place!

    Winners
    Windy City Winners take 5th Place!

    Good luck to both teams as they advance to the Finals at the Reunion Resort in Florida.

  • SUMMER FINALE Wrap Up!

    SUMMER FINALE 2019

    On a day that started gloomy and rainy, the sun eventually came out to shine on 98 players at the Summer Finale on September 8th at beautiful Naperville Country Club.  Our members and guests were very generous to Orphans of the Storm Riverwoods (animal shelter), donating more than $4400 through a raffle, 50/50 and direct contributions, including a $500 contribution from our chapter. 

    Fifteen league foursomes and threesomes competed against each other and the winners were:

    1st place:  Just Golf League:  Mary Beth Zolli, Lori Knaub, Chris Busch and Leslie Ambrose 2nd place:  Metro West League:  Jill Knecht, Katie Engel and Marilyn Hebda 3rd place:  Serious Saturday Golf League:  Julie Clausing, Monica Tynan, Cherise Barron, and Kathy Davies

    Ten Fun Foursomes also competed against each other with the following winners:

    1st place:  Robyn Craine, Gussie Blue, Sheila Soresson and Yori Green 2nd place: Diane Rayfield, Vicki Stearns, Annette Rigali and Tori Sells 3rd place: Michelle Qi, Min Haung, Christina Tu and Lucy Liu

    Prizes were also awarded to six contest hole winners:

    Longest Putts:  Stacey Jakes and Barbara Barrett Closest to the Pin: Emily Li and Kim Brady Longest Drive: Cherise Barron Straightest Drive: Michele Pasquale

    A big thank you to all of the volunteers and Naperville Country Club for making the day run smoothly and to all players for their generosity to Orphans of the Storm.
  • LPGA Amateurs Championship
    - Upper Mid-West Sectional Championship Qualifier
    - Wild Rock Course at the Wilderness Resort, WI

    UMW Sectional Championship Qualifier

    Congratulations to Our Winners!

    Scramble teams:

    - Second Place: Mary Wondolowski, Dena Lamb, June Courtney and Beth Long
    - Eigth Place: Michelle Morin, Jill Knecht, Beth McCulloch and May Ogle 

    Stroke Play by Flight:

    - Fourth Flight:  1st Tamara Marshall (LN)

    - Third Flight: 2nd Jill Dexter (LN),  3rd Eileen Zittnan (LN)

    - Second Flight:  4th Edith Long (LG), 5th Robin Natzke (LN)

    - First Flight: 1st Kelly Storm (LG), 4th Ann O'Connell (LG)

    - Championship Flight:  1st Kathy Davies (LG),  1st  Willa Fuqua (LN)

    - Senior Recognition (Gross): 1st Kelly Storm, 5th Ann OConnell,
                                                    6th Edith Long, 9th Eileen Zittnan

    Best of luck in the Finals at Mission Hills Resort, CA!

     Click here for Results!
Association News and Announcements
  • Drive on for the Future - Join the LPGA $50 for 50% movement! The LPGA Foundation is on a mission to change this trend and reach 50% female participation in the game. The Foundation includes LPGA Amateurs, Girls Golf, LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals and more. You can find out more about The LPGA Foundation and make a donation here: app.mobilecause.com/vf/DRIVE/team/LPGAAMs
  • The LPGA Amateurs Offices will be closed Nov 28 - Dec 1 for Thanksgiving.
  • Due to unanticipated circumstances, the review of the Nancy Oliver- Act Like A Founder Award nominees will begin in December followed by the selection and announcement of the winner after the first of the year. We appreciate your understanding and we look forward to recognizing our dedicated LPGA Amateurs volunteers during this process.
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)

Volunteer
     

Participating as a volunteer can bring a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment in contributing to the success of our Chapter, provide opportunities to enhance your professional and personal skills, allow you to expand and deepen friendships, and—of course—it is a lot of fun! 

Our Chapter would not exist without all of our wonderful members and volunteers. Volunteer positions include: acting as a League Site Captain, helping run Chapter Events (golf, social & educational), and serving on the Chapter Board and/or one of the Board Committees.

Even if you only have time to volunteer at one event or for a couple of hours—we would love for you to get involved!

Sign Up to Volunteer

For more information on our volunteer opportunities, please contact our Director of Member Services, Marilee Viola

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