Columbus Chapter
Upcoming Events

View and download the current Calendar of Events, click here.

2019 Women$ Open Challenge
Women$ Open
Calling all WOMEN$ amateur Scramble Team tournament players!  Join us Sat. August 17th, 1 pm at Cook's Creek Golf Club. Hosted by the LPGA Amateurs - Columbus OH. The Tournament is open to LPGA Amateurs members AND non-members. Players must have a GHIN or GolfNet/GN21 handicap to playMinimum prize payout of $1,000 to the winning team!  Click here for more information and registration!

Ohio Valley Sectional Championship Qualifier

Congratulations to the Columbus Scramble Team Gibson moving on to the LPGA Amateurs National Championship as the #1 Scramble Team!  Faye Gibson, Jane Fenneman, Teresa Malloy, Lynn Roof.

Kudos to our other members who placed at the Sectional Qualifier! 

Jean Reynolds, 1st flight, 2nd Low Net
Cindy Nye, 2nd flight, 2nd Low Net
Susan Finefrock, 2nd flight, 3rd Low Net
Sally Pedon, 3rd flight, 3rd Low Net
Marilyn Damelio, 4th flight, 2nd Low Net

Judy Czarnecki, Karen Hudson, Shelley Leister, Jeannie Litzinger - Scramble 3rd place

2019 Mid-Season Mixer
Grab your clubs and your golf BFF and spend a pleasant Sunday afternoon at Darby Creek Golf Course on July 28, 2019.

It's a member/guest event. Introduce a friend to the camaraderie of women who love the game. All levels of play. You can bring any guest you want (husband, girlfriend, partner, boyfriend, wife, son, daughter, niece, nephew, aunt, uncle, best friend, etc.) but they MUST know how to golf!!  You do not need to have an official handicap to participate.

The format for the Sunday, 1:30 pm shotgun, event - JUST FUN!!  ONLY $20 per member ($35 for non-members) includes your golf and cart. We encourage everyone to bring a guest, or 2 - 3!! 

Pre-registration is required, the deadline is Wednesday, July 24th.  Click here for more information and registration.

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Chapter News and Announcements

  • Be sure to check out the latest news from our Columbus Chapter!!  
    June Newsletter available here.

  • Welcome New and Returning Members!
    We look forward to meeting you in person at an event or on the course soon!

      Peggy McDaniel Eleanor Diurba Nadine LaRoche Allison Harrison  Marcy Plesha 
      Sharon Culver Lisa Huang Shelby Martinek Virginia Hayes  Joanne McHugh
      Jessica Curtis Dale Pitman  Anne Noschang Sandy Carroll  Kat Bubenchik 
      Carolyn Robinson Joan Bacskay Brenda Strand Mary Daniels  Renee Magill
      Margaret Reis Candace Allen Cathy Gainer  Emily Wilson  Suzan Melton 
      Julie Pappas  Elizabeth Woods  Ashley Salter  Emily Szafran  Sharon Adams 
      Mary Abbott  Carla Woodhouse  Andrea Tipping  Lia Easler  Brittany Stephen 
      Sachiko Adachi  Sally Latimer  Andrea Michael     

    Would you like to find out more about LPGA Amateur Golf Association Columbus, or subscribe to our newsletter?  Click here.

Association News and Announcements
  • 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.
  • Club Champion, the newest partner of the LPGA Amateurs, is generously offering $100 off on full-bag fittings and $25 off all other fittings for all LPGA Amateur Golf Association members. View this direct link for more details of the discount -->
  • 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.
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)

Check out the Birdie Bucks program to earn free or discounted golf.  Go to About Us / Volunteer.

Volunteers are needed...
Volunteers are needed to assist on event day at the Aug 17 WOMEN$ Open Challenge. Event set-up, Registration, Hole Markers, Scoring, and more. Members who are not playing, family members & friends who love golf and are willing to spend the day would be excellent.

Please contact Cindy Nye at if you and/or your family member(s) can help.