NEWGA Championship
Rachel Barlette (Runnerup) & Nancy Kroll (Champion)
Nancy Kroll
2018 NEWGA Champion
2018 Senior Champions
Sandy Weckter (Super Senior Champion) & Anne Van Buren (Senior Champion)
2018 Senior Championship
At Cobleskill Country Club
Kay McMahon
Guest speaker for 2018 Spring Meeting

Welcome to NEWGA

NEWGA is an association for women’s golf in the Capital Region and beyond. If you would like to learn more about us, reach out.

Upcoming Tournaments


Our mission is to further the advancement of the game of golf, to recognize and develop skilled amateur women golfers, to promote good sportsmanship and friendly competition and to foster the best traditions of the game of golf. Since 1929.


Celebrating 90 years

2019 Executive Committee:

Front l-r: Nancy Kroll, Donna Heskett, Jane King, Peg Squazzo;
Back l-r: Kathy McLaughlin, Judy Mysliborski, Mary Assey, Caroline Merritt, Linda Kolnick, Mary Corrigan

Latest News

It was a beautiful day to improve 9 hole scores by playing the yellow tees twice at Van Schaick Island CC.  Heather Morrison of Burden Lake CC shot a 37 for overall gross and Selena Balick of Shaker Ridge CC shot 28 for overall net.  See Tournament tab for complete results. 

Check out News under About us tab for  mention of Individual Ringers in Times Union article by Joyce Bassett.

Our season began with a four person scramble on  May 21st.  Eighty members braved a cold and blustery day at Troy Country Club.  Congrats to the Ballston Spa women who took Overall Gross and Overall Net.  Complete results are posted under the  Tournament tab.

 See About Us – News tab for link to Times Union article by Joyce Bassett regarding NEWGA 90th Anniversary.

Spring Meeting was held April 28th at Shaker Ridge CC with 17 of 23 member clubs in attendance.  We  welcomed new & returning member Clubs:  Fox Run Golf Club and Country Club of Troy.   Troy is hosting our first event on May 21st.  Closing for this event is May 14th.

Our newly revised website was launched by Kim Lloyd of Latham Group Consulting.  We are very pleased with the number of members who have taken advantage of signing onto the website.

Our guest speaker, Wendy Dominick, District Chair of the Rules and Competitions Committee for the Metropolitan Golf Association (MGA) gave a great presentation of the 2019 USGA rules. 

Open Tournament

  • The Gail Purdy Brophy
    • Jul 01, 2019
    • Open date: June 10, 2019
    • Close date: June 24, 2019