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!

Columbus Championship Qualifier

(formerly Columbus Chapter Championship)

Kudos and Good Luck to our members moving on to the LPGA Amateurs Sectional Qualifier at Beavercreek Golf Club in July!

Championship 18 (2)

Jean Reynolds, 1st flight, Low Gross
Betsy Sherman, 1st flight, Low Net
Susan Finefrock, 2nd flight, Low Gross
Cindy Nye, 2nd flight, Low Net
Cathy Bissonette, 3rd flight, Low Gross
Sally Pedon, 3rd flight, Low Net
Laurie Schunke, 4th flight, Low Gross
Marilyn Damelio, 4th flight, Low Net

Faye Gibson, Jane Fenneman, Teresa Malloy, Lynn Roof - Scramble 1st place

Judy Czarnecki, Karen Hudson, Shelley Leister, Jeannie Litzinger - Scramble 2nd place

And MANY THANKS to all the competitors, volunteers, Ray Miller, Jana Highwart, and Ginger Beavers for a fabulous tournament!!

OH - MI Interchapter Golf & Gamble Weekend
June 22-23rd at Heather Downs Country Club in Toledo Ohio.  Join Columbus/Metro Detroit dual member, and longtime Chapter friend, Deb Ballam for a really fun weekend.  She promises to have her usual six selections of Birdie Juice.  Click here for more details and registration. Don't miss out, register today!

ALL-OHIO LPGA Amateurs A Day at the Beach Golf Outing.  July 6th at Deer Ridge Golf Course.  More details go to Events / Chapter Events.   The registration deadline is fast approaching, make sure you sign-up by June 28th - we don't want to miss this fun event!!

09 All Ohio 2017
Chapter News and Announcements

  • Be sure to check out the latest news from our Columbus Chapter!! 
    May 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       

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

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)

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