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MYRTLE BEACH WORLD AMATEUR

MYRTLE BEACH WORLD AMATEUR
CONGRATULATION TO OUR MEMBERS

Three of our members finished in the top ten at the Myrtle Beach World Amateur. All finished in 6th place. Karen Maneval in flight 61, Jennifer Holt Lewis in flight 62 and Cassandra Osborne in flight 63.

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kresge Autism Tournament - Volunteers Needed

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Kresge Autism Tournament Call for Volunteers, Sept 16-17 at Holston Hills Golf Course
All proceeds go toward helping folks with autism through Kresges Krew. http://www.kresgeskrew.com/ This link provides complete information about the tournament and autism.
 

Volunteers in the Knoxville area are needed to assist with a variety of tasks. We need drivers to take golfers to/from airport, reception, spotters on the course, someone to deliver lunches/water, people to relieve volunteers needing breaks on the course, general early morning set-up, etc.  
Anyone who wants to volunteer please call or text Jan Compton at 423-534-0730 by September 12th.


UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

SAVE THESE DATES:

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  • October 13 - 14 - LPGA Amateurs Championship Finals - Innsbrook Resort, Palm Harbor, FL
  • October 14 - Maggie Valley Club and Resort - Event in conjunctin with Asheville and Greenville Chapters.
  • October 23 - END OF YEAR CELEBRATION - At the lighthouse - Details to come

MUST DO REMINDER

INTRODUCING THE NEW MEMBER CLUBHOUSE

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The LPGA Amateur Golf Association has launched a brand new Member Clubhouse at http://lpgaamateurs.com/  This new clubhouse will streamline the way in which you join or renew your membership, register for an event and update your handicap. YOU MUST UPDATE YOUR PROFILE.

Go to the http://lpgaamateurs.com/ link and pull down the menu from the three lines  ____ on the upper right.  Then complete the sign in.

CHAPTER CALENDAR

Interactive Calendar:

The Board has adopted using an interactive calendar called Team Up.  Click on the link below to view the upcoming activities:

http://teamup.com/ks72d4f416c54e886c/ 

The different directors on the board are going to enter their information on an on-going basis so that everyone has access to the most current information.

2018 HANDICAP INFORMATION


HANDICAP INFORMATION POSTED  Use the Links of Interest.


If you pay for your GHIN handicap membership through LPGA Amateur Golf Association Knoxville, our 2018 rate is $22. Please make your check payable to LPGA Amateur Golf Association Greater Knoxville Chapter, indicating on the memo line of your check “GHIN handicap and your GHIN#” Send your payments to:

LPGA Amateur Golf Association
PO Box 31633
Knoxville, TN 37930-1633

If you have any questions, contact Mary Keller at: handicap@ewgaknoxville.org

2018 Board of Directors

Chapter President: Robin Banner

Member Services Director: Nancy Swaggerty 

Member Recruitment Director: Carol Hornstra

Events and Activities Director: Bonnie Yexley

Golf Programs Director: Sandy Key

Marketing Director: Della Morrow

Finance and Records Director: Vickie Heatherly

LEAGUES FOR 2018

NOTICE: Full information about the 2018 Greater Knoxville Chapter Leagues is posted on the leagues page. Select the LEAGUES link under Links of Interest above.

The Greater Knoxville Chapter of LPGA Amateur Golf Association offers evening nine-hole golf leagues and an 18-hole league. Leagues play a different golf game each week to keep play fresh and interesting. Handicaps are used to create a fair match between players of different skill levels. For additional information about the Chapter Leagues, contact the league coordinator: leagues@ewgaknoxville.org

NON CHAPTER EVENTS

There are many local golf tournaments and golf related events that might be of interest to our members. Encourage those event sponsors to provide information to your Communication chair for posting in this column. Those that are brought to our attention are posted with either an e-mail or a link where you can find more information.

09.16-17.2018 - Kresge Autism Tournament at Holston Hills Golf Course. Volunteers Needed!  All proceeds go toward helping folks with autism through Kresges Krew. http://www.kresgeskrew.com/ This link provides complete information about the tournament and its benefits for autism.
We need volunteers in the Knoxville area to assist with a variety of tasks. We need drivers to take golfers to/from airport & reception, spotters on the course, someone to deliver lunches/water, people to relieve volunteers needing breaks on the course, general early morning set-up, etc.  Anyone who wants to volunteer please call or text Jan Compton at 423-534-0730 by September 12th.

Tuesday's play at Sevierville Golf Course - contact Nancy Swaggerty at currentmembers@ewgaknoxville.org

10.22.2018 Rarity Bay Ladies Golf Association Fall Festival: Save the date. Entry forms will be available in mid-August.  Rain Date 10/29.  Contact Bobbie Polacsek polacsek@tds.net or Heidi Maxey Email: pmaxey@tds.net. More information is on this flyer: 
Fall_Festival_Ladies_Invitational_save_date_flyer_2018.pdf

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MEMBERSHIP

JOIN LPGA Amateur Golf Association - Greater Knoxville, TN

Are you interested in joining other women for golf. No matter what level of golf you feel you are, we welcome women to the game of Golf. We have leagues, events on weekends, socials, education and a great bunch of women. We have 9 hole evening leagues, 18 hole leagues. Please feel free to take one of our brochures and, or contact us for more information.

 

LPGA Amateur Golf Association - Greater Knoxville Chapter
P. O. Box 31633
Knoxville, Tn. 37930
Phone: (865) 675-1333
email: chaptercommunications@ewgaknoxville.org

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FALL GOLF IN THE MOUNTAINS

MAGGIE VALLEY GOLF


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Date: October 14, 2018
Time:  Tee Times start at 12:30 PM and will be sequential
Location:  Maggie Valley Club and Resort
                 1819 Country Club Dr.
                 Maggie Valley, NC 28751
Cost per person: $58
Format: 4 Person Shamble (Scottish Low Ball)
Registration Deadline: October 10
Course Phone:  (828) 926-1616 


This event will be held in conjunction with Asheville and Greenville Chapters.  We will be playing a four person Shamble.  Teams and tee-times will be determined after registration closes and handicaps will be used.

Click on the link below for more information and to register.


REGISTER NOW

If you would like to drive over early and stay over the night before or the night of play, then you must make your own arrangements.

Please join us and play!

Sincerely,
Bonnie Yexley
golfevents@ewgaknoxville.org

Chapter Hotline: (865) 675-1333

2018-2019 Election

Chapter elections are here!  It is time to vote:

Please click on the link below to vote for the 2018-2019 Board of Directors.

DEADLINE TO PLACE YOUR VOTE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2018

CLICK HERE TO VOTE

Thank you for participating in the election of our 2018-2019 Board of Directors, 

Sincerely,
Deb Baldwin
Chair, Nominating Committee
LPGA Amateur Golf Association Greater Knoxville
debaldwin@utk.edu

Here’s our timetable:

  • Nomination form return deadline: August 27th
  • Ballot/slate of candidates sent to members: September 7th
  • Ballot/slate of candidates return deadline: September 21th
  • New Chapter Board installed: November 1st

 

2018 CHAPTER CHAMPIONSHIP SEMI-FINALS RESULTS

The 2018 Chapter Championship

Congratulations to the winners of the Eastern Midwest District Semi-Finals. These winners will be competing at the Championship Finals on October 13-14 at the Innsbrook Resort, Palm Harbor, FL

Additionally, Brigina Wilkerson had a hole in one on the very first hole of the day.

FLIGHT NAME WINNERS
Championship Robin Banner 1st Low Gross
Sue Miller 2nd Low Gross
First Peggy Adcock 2nd Low Gross
Second Carol Gouty 3rd Low Net
Third Diane Dunn 1st Low Gross
Fourth Deborah Tindell 1st Low Net
Gina Owens 2nd Low Gross
Scramble #1 Swaggerty 1st Gross
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FEATURED SPONSOR - SWAGGERTY FARMS

This month's featured sponsor is:

Swaggerty’s Farm
2827 Swaggerty Rd.
Kodak, TN 37764
(865) 933-2625
www.swaggerty.com


Since 1930, the Swaggerty family has been making what is quite possibly the best pork sausage you’ll every taste.


Click here for a complete list of the current Chapter Sponsors

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