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Joe Fowler medals at U.S. Amateur qualifying at Lake Spanaway

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
Joe Fowler medals at U.S. Amateur qualifying at Lake Spanaway

Joe Fowler shot rounds of 67-64 today on the par-70 Lake Spanaway Golf Course in Tacoma, Wash., to earn medalist honors

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Rino Sasaki medals at U.S. Women’s Amateur qualifying at Home Course

Monday, July 8th, 2019
Rino Sasaki medals at U.S. Women's Amateur qualifying

Rino Sasaki of Japan shot 6-under-par 66 to earn medalist honors at U.S. Women’s Amateur Sectional qualifying

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Cassie Kim and Madison Wu co-medal at U.S. Girls’ qualifying at Everett

Monday, July 1st, 2019
Cassie Kim and Madison Wu co-medal at U.S. Girls' qualifying

Cassie Kim of Yakima, Wash. and Madison Wu of Dublin, Calif. both shot 1-over-par 73 to earn co-medalist honors

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Washington State Golf Association donates $26,000 to support GCSAA’s First Green

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
WSGA donates $26,000 to support GCSAA’s First Green

The Washington State Golf Association (WSGA) has donated $26,000 to the Environmental Institute for Golf

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Tommy Kimmel medals at U.S. Junior qualifying at Club at Rock Creek

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
Tommy Kimmel medals at U.S. Junior qualifying

Tommy Kimmel of Spokane, Wash. shot 2-over-par 74 to claim medalist honors and the only available spot

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Tiscareno and Kwak co-medal at U.S. Junior qualifying at Canterwood

Monday, June 17th, 2019
Tiscareno and Kwak co-medal at U.S. Junior qualifying

Daniel Tiscareno of Seattle and Alvin Kwak of Mukilteo, Wash. both shot even-par 72 to earn co-medalist honors

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USGA continues support of GCSAA’s First Green

Friday, June 14th, 2019
USGA continues support of GCSAA's First Green

The United States Golf Association has committed $20,000 in funding support to the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA)

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John Bodenhamer shoulders his first U.S. Open as the man in charge

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
Bodenhamer shoulders first U.S. Open as man in charge

by Bart Potter

You can take a boy out of Washington, and sometimes he moves to New Jersey.

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Dietrich Medals at U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying at Wine Valley; Tibbits of Vancouver also qualifies

Monday, June 3rd, 2019
U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying: Recap

Eric Dietrich of Cheshire, Conn. shot rounds of 67-66 to claim

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U.S. Open Sectional Qualifier: Storylines

Friday, May 31st, 2019

The field of 55 players has been announced for the WSGA-hosted U.S. Open Sectional Qualifier

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WSGA Interns Attend Boatwright Summit at USGA Headquarters

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

As part of its continued investment in the game, the United States Golf Association (USGA) is helping to cultivate the next generation of golf industry talent

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New World Handicap System Prepares for Implementation Beginning in 2020

Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
World Handicap System

Golf’s new World Handicap System, which is designed to bring the game of golf under a single set of Rules for handicapping

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The USGA and The R&A Release Clarification to Rule 4.1b

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

The USGA and The R&A have provided a clarification that introduces a Local Rule

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WATCH: Celebrating 125 Years of Golf in America: Washington

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Celebrating 125 Years of Golf in America: Washington

As part of their 125th anniversary celebration, the USGA is highlighting the game of golf in all 50 states

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USGA Golf Innovation Symposium demonstrates global opportunities for the game

Monday, April 1st, 2019
2019 USGA Golf Innovation Symposium

Following a successful two-day summit in Tokyo that elevated the latest global research

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USGA holds 5th Golf Innovation Symposium

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
USGA holds Golf Innovation Symposium

The 5th United States Golf Association Golf Innovation Symposium was held March 12-13, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan.

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Registration Now Open For Drive, Chip And Putt Qualifiers

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
Registration Opens for 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt

The USGA, PGA of America and the Masters Tournament announced that qualifying registration for Drive, Chip, and Putt is now officially open

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Lee Elder Makes USGA History as Bob Jones Award Recipient

Monday, February 25th, 2019
Lee Elder

The USGA will honor Lee Elder with its highest honor, the Bob Jones Award

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Road To The 2019 Open Championships Begins February 20

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Entry applications for the 119th U.S. Open, 74th U.S. Women's Open, 40th U.S. Senior Open, and 2nd U.S. Senior Women's Open will be available beginning Feb. 20

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USGA Statement Regarding Amateur Status of Highly Ranked Golfer Lucy Li

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

The USGA Amateur Status Committee has ruled that amateur golfer Lucy Li breached Rule 6-2 of the Rules of Amateur Status

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Golf’s New Rules: Relief for an Embedded Ball

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Under the new rules of golf, players may take relief for an embedded ball anywhere in the “general area” (except in sand).

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USGA Announces Local Qualifying Sites for 119th U.S. Open Championship

Monday, February 11th, 2019

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced local qualifying sites for the 119th U.S. Open Championship.

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The USGA And The R&A Release Clarifications to Rule 10.2b(4): Restriction on Caddie Standing Behind Player

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

The USGA and The R&A have provided two clarifications to Rule 10.2b(4) regarding restrictions on caddies standing behind players, which take effect immediately.

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USGA and The R&A Release 2018 Driving Distance Report

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. and ST ANDREWS, Scotland (Jan. 29, 2019) – The USGA and The R&A have released the 2018 Annual Driving Distance Report

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Rules of Golf – Equipment

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

By now you’ve probably heard, the new Rules of Golf are in effect.

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Qualifying schedule announced for 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

The USGA, Masters Tournament and the PGA of America have released the qualifying schedule for the 2019-2020 Drive, Chip and Putt season

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Rules of Golf – Ball at Rest

Friday, January 11th, 2019

New Year, new Rules. Golf’s new Rules are now in effect.

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USGA Honors Michael T. Huck as 2019 Green Section Award Recipient

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Celebrating golf’s leaders who innovate and demonstrate leadership in sustainability and water resource management

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USGA expands Bodenhamer’s role

Monday, January 7th, 2019
USGA expands Bodenhamer's role

John Bodenhamer's responsibilities have expanded to now direct both the fan and player experience at all 14 USGA championships.

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Golf’s New Rules: Ball Moved During Search

Sunday, December 23rd, 2018

Under the new Rules of Golf, if a player accidentally moves his or her ball while searching for it:

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Golf’s New Rules: “Maximum Score” Form of Stroke Play

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Under the new Rules of Golf, an alternative form of stroke play called “Maximum Score” allows for

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USGA Boatwright Internship Prepares Golf’s Future Leaders

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
Boatwright Internship Prepares Golf's Future Leaders

The USGA's P.J. Boatwright Jr. Internship program is a great way to get started in the golf industry.

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Golf’s New Rules: Replacing Ball When Original Spot Not Known

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Under the new Rules of Golf, if your golf ball at rest is lifted or moved from it's original spot

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Global ranking for golfers with disabilities to launch in 2019

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
Global ranking for golfers with disabilities to launch in 2019

The USGA and R&A will administer a global ranking for golfers with disabilities, which will help to grow participation and competition around the world and to promote inclusivity

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Golf’s New Rules: The Flagstick

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Under the new Rules of Golf, there will be no penalty if a ball played from the putting green hits a flagstick left in the hole.

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USGA Names Tom Dudley as 2019 Joe Dey Award Recipient

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

The United States Golf Association has named Tom Dudley, of Jacksonville, Fla., as the recipient of its 2019 Joe Dey Award.

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Golf’s New Rules: Unplayable Ball in Bunker

Monday, October 29th, 2018

Get familiar with the some of the changes in the new Rules of Golf, before they go into effect on January 1, 2019.

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USGA and R&A finalize limits on use of green-reading materials

Monday, October 15th, 2018
USGA and R&A finalize limits on green-reading materials

The USGA and R&A have published the finalized interpretation on the use of green-reading materials in golf, which take effect on Jan. 1, 2019.

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PNGA Player of the Year Lara Tennant captures U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur

Monday, October 15th, 2018
Lara Tennant wins U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

Lara Tennant arrived at Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club having won just one match in a USGA amateur championship in eight starts.

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Northwest players advance at U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur

Monday, October 8th, 2018
Northwest players advance at U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

Five players from the Northwest have advanced through to match play at the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship

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What is Course Rating?

Friday, October 5th, 2018
What is Course Rating?

Get an inside look at the process of rating a golf course and how the numbers for Course Rating and Slope Rating are determined for each course.

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Strong Northwest representation at U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur

Thursday, October 4th, 2018
Northwest competitors head to U.S. Senior Women's Am

The field is set for the 2018 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship, taking place October 6-11 at Orchid Island Golf

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USGA announces U.S. Junior field increase in 2020

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Aligning with ongoing initiatives to expand its support of junior golf, the United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced

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USGA and R&A Invite Global Golf Community to Share Perspectives and Relevant Data on Distance in Golf

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

A global online questionnaire and data-gathering exercise on distance in golf has been launched by the USGA and R&A as part of the Distance Insights project.

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Golf’s modernized Rules and new Player’s Edition published

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
Golf's modernized Rules and Player's Edition published

Golf’s new Rules have been published by the USGA and The R&A ahead of their effective date of January 1, 2019.

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Rohde, Koppenberg, Strickland and Hatley qualify for U.S. Mid-Amateur

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

Jacob Rohde of Everett, Wash. and Jacob Koppenberg of Bellingham, Wash. each shot even-par 71 to earn co-medalist honors in leading the field of 70 players

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Northwest golfers set to compete in U.S. Senior Amateur at Eugene CC

Monday, August 20th, 2018
Northwest golfers set to compete in U.S. Senior Amateur

by Ron Bellamy

Johnny Coppedge admits that he certainly won’t be the best golfer in the field in the 64th U.S. Senior Amateur

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16-year old Ian Siebers leads strong local showing at U.S. Amateur

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
Siebers leads strong local showing at U.S. Amateur

The local flavor runs deep at the 118th U.S. Amateur Championship, being held this week at Pebble Beach Golf Links

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The USGA and The R&A to Engage Global Golf Community in Distance Insights Project

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
World Handicapping System

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. AND ST ANDREWS, SCOTLAND (Aug. 14, 2018) - In an effort to thoroughly inform the Distance Insights project through the lens of the global golf community

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USGA and R&A announce plans to limit use of green-reading materials beginning in 2019

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
World Handicapping System

The USGA and The R&A are proposing regulations regarding the use of green-reading materials, reaffirming the need for a player to read greens based on their own judgment

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USGA Announces Revisions to Selection Process for International Team Competitions

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

The USGA announced today a series of revisions to the association’s selection process for international teams that will now provide for some automatic selections

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Chandler McDowell Medals at U.S. Junior Amateur Qualifier at The Club at Rock Creek

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Chandler McDowell of Springbrook, Alta. shot 1-under par 71 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 40 players

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USGA’s official statement on ruling of Phil Mickelson during third round of U.S. Open

Monday, June 18th, 2018

There appears to be some continued uncertainty about the basis of the ruling with Phil Mickelson during the third round of the 118th U.S. Open

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Philip Jonas Medals in U.S. Senior Open Qualifying at Cedars at Dungeness

Monday, June 11th, 2018

Philip Jonas of Surrey, B.C. shot 3-under 69 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 43 players who competed today in U.S. Senior Open sectional qualifying at the par-72 Cedars at Dungeness Golf Course in Sequim, Wash.

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USGA to Hold 2019 Golf Innovation Symposium in Tokyo

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Furthering the organization’s commitment to invest in innovative research, invite broad discussion about the game and deliver impactful technological advances

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Putnam and Babcock advance to U.S. Open through Sectional Qualifying

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
Putnam and Babcock advance through Sectionals to U.S. Open

Michael Putnam of University Place, Wash. and Christopher Babcock of Shoreline, Wash. have advanced through 36-hole Sectional qualifying

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USGA and R&A Launch Golf’s Global Distance Insights Project

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

The USGA and the R&A have launched a comprehensive project to analyze distance in golf and gather perspectives from the worldwide golf community.

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Becky Morgan Medals in U.S. Women’s Open Qualifying at Rainier G&CC

Monday, May 14th, 2018

Becky Morgan of Wales shot rounds of 72-71 to take medalist honors at U.S. Women’s Open Sectional qualifying held today at Rainier Golf & Country Club in Seattle, Wash.

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Joel Skarbo Medals in U.S. Open Local Qualifying at Wine Valley

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Joel Skarbo of Seattle, Wash. shot 2-under 70 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 75 players who competed today in U.S. Open Local qualifying at the par-72 Wine Valley Golf Club in Walla Walla, Wash.

Joel Skarbo

Along with Skarbo, four other players will also advance from this Local qualifier to the Sectional qualifier.

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USGA Increases Commitment to Growing the Game Through PLAY9 Program

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
USGA Grows the Game through PLAY9 Program

As part of its ongoing efforts to grow the game within local golf communities, the United States Golf Association (USGA) announced plans to celebrate the fifth year

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Woolsey Medals in U.S. Open Local Qualifying at Meridian Valley

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Noah Woolsey of Pleasanton, Calif. shot 6-under 66 to earn medalist honors in leading the field of 96 players who competed today in U.S. Open Local qualifying at the par-72 Meridian Valley Country Club in Kent, Wash.

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New Golf Rules are Player-Friendly

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

by Rob Lundgren

Player-friendly. Modern. Sensible. These are the most common responses one hears

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Video: Course Rating Overview

Monday, March 12th, 2018

WSGA Senior Director of Handicapping & Course Rating John Saegner Jr. and WSGA Director of Handicapping & Course Rating Kevin Jones took the stage

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Golf’s Modernized Rules Released

Monday, March 12th, 2018
Golf's Modernized Rules Released

The United States Golf Association and The Royal & Ancient have unveiled the new Rules of Golf, to be implemented January 1, 2019.

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USGA Announces 2018 U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying Sites

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (March 6, 2018) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced sectional qualifying sites for the 118th U.S. Open Championship

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USGA and R&A Release 2017 Distance Report

Monday, March 5th, 2018

The Royal & Ancient and the United States Golf Association have completed the annual review of driving distance in golf

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USGA Announces Revised Playoff Format Across All Open Championships

Monday, February 26th, 2018
USGA Announces Revised Playoff Format

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced a revised playoff format for all four of its Open Championships

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Golf’s new World Handicap System designed to welcome more golfers; feedback period begins

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
Golf's new World Handicap System (WHS)

The United States Golf Association (USGA) and Royal & Ancient (R&A) have announced key features of the

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U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship Trophy Unveiled

Monday, February 5th, 2018
U.S. Senior Women's Open Championship Trophy Unveiled

The USGA unveiled the U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship Trophy at its Annual Meeting in Miami, Fla., held Feb 2-4, 2018.

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Mark Newell elected as 65th USGA president; past PNGA president Cliff Shahbaz, former IGA board of director Stephen Beebe remain on Executive Comittee

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Mark Newell of McLean, Va. has been elected to serve a one-year term as the 65th

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USGA Announces Winners of 2018 Service Awards

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

In recognition of outstanding contributions to the game of golf, the United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced its annual Service Awards winners.

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WSGA Strengthens Partnership with USGA

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
WSGA Strengthens Partnership with USGA

New USGA regional golf association alliance created to support and stimulate grassroots community golf programs

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Qualifying schedule announced for 2019 Drive, Chip & Putt Championship

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

The United States Golf Association, Masters Tournament and PGA of America have officially launched the sixth year of the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship

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Five questions with Golf Genius President and CEO Mike Zisman

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
Score posting season ends November 14

Mike Zisman has a background in enterprise software and a long career in building and managing successful businesses - Soft‑Switch, Lotus Development Corporation, and IBM among them.

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SentryWorld to Host 2019 U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship

Monday, December 18th, 2017

SentryWorld Golf Course in Stevens Point, Wis., has been selected by the USGA as the host site for the 71st U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship.

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USGA and R&A to adopt new protocol for video review; will eliminate scorecard penalty

Monday, December 11th, 2017
USGA and R&A to adopt new protocol for video review

A working group led by the USGA and R&A has unanimously agreed to adopt a new set of protocols for video review when applying the Rules of Golf.

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USGA’s Mike Davis gives closing address at IAGA conference

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The 51st Annual Conference of the International Association of Golf Administrators (IAGA) was held November 5-8, 2017 at the We-Ko-Pa Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz.

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USGA’s Thomas Pagel gives update of Rules modernization at IAGA conference

Monday, November 20th, 2017

The 51st Annual Conference of the International Association of Golf Administrators (IAGA) was held November 5-8, 2017 at the We-Ko-Pa Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz.

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Former WSGA Player of the Year Jacobs falls in quarterfinals at U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Former Washington State Women’s Mid-Amateur Player of the Year Amanda Jacobs of Portland, Ore. was defeated in 19 holes by Marissa Mar of San Francisco, Calif. in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship

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USGA to Relocate 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur from Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla.

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

FAR HILLS, N.J. (Sept. 19, 2017) – The 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship, originally slated for Oct. 7-12 at Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla., will be relocated to a new venue to be identified at a later date

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Changing from TPP to TM

Friday, September 8th, 2017

As of January 1, 2018 TPP Online and TPP on the club's computer will not be supported by the USGA or WSGA.

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USGA and R&A Receive Extensive Feedback in Global Program to Modernize Golf’s Rules

Thursday, September 7th, 2017
USGA and R&A set to Begin Rules of Golf Review Process

FAR HILLS, N.J., USA and ST ANDREWS, SCOTLAND (September 7, 2017) -The USGA and The R&A have received comments on the proposed new Rules

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Barron Medals at U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying at Tacoma C&GC

Monday, June 5th, 2017
Four move on to the U.S. Open

Derek Barron of Tacoma, Wash. shot rounds of 66-69 to claim medalist honors in Sectional qualifying

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Field Set for U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying at Tacoma C&GC

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

U.S. Open Sectional qualifying is set to commence at Tacoma Country and Golf Club in Lakewood, Wash. on Monday, June 5

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Hanson and Garrett a group to watch at the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Erik Hanson of Kirkland, Wash. and Ben Garrett of Seattle, Wash. have been named as a group to watch at this week’s U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship from Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Village of Pinehurst, N.C.

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Handicap Chair Occupies Important Seat at the Table

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

By Joey Flyntz, USGA

Whether you belong to a small online golf club or are a member of a large green-grass facility, one of your peers is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of everyone’s scoring record and Handicap Index®: the handicap chair.

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USGA deepens commitment to growing golf through 2017 PLAY9 program

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

With a broader focus on golf at the local level, the USGA has rolled out plans in support of the PLAY9 program, with several courses in the WSGA territory holding a series of events on the ninth day of each month

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Lu, Chan and Pereira Co-Medal in U.S. Open Local Qualifying at Canterwood

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Gig Harbor, Wash. – Lorens Chan of Honolulu, HI, Corey Pereira of Cameron Park, Calif. and Jordan Lu of Vancouver, B.C. each shot 2-under par in sharing co-medalist honors to lead the field of 92 players who competed today in U.S.

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New Rules of Golf Decision Limits Use of Video Review, Effective Immediately

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
USGA Limits Use of Video Replay

The USGA and R&A have issued a new Decision on the Rules of Golf to limit the use of video evidence in the game, effective immediately.

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USGA to change Walker Cup Mid-Amateur Requirements

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

The USGA is prepared to move away from its two mid-amateur Walker Cup minimum.

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USGA and R&A Work with Handicap Authorities to Develop a Single World Handicap System

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
Driving Distance Study

The USGA and R&A are working with golf’s handicapping authorities to develop a single World Handicap System for the game.

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USGA opens entries for 2017 U.S. Juniors and Ams

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for four of the USGA’s oldest and most prestigious championships – the U.S. Amateur, U.S. Women’s Amateur, U.S. Junior Amateur and U.S. Girls’ Junior – and will remain open into June.

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USGA Announces Retirement of Men’s and Women’s State Team Championships

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced the retirement of the Men’s State Team Championship and Women’s State Team Championship, following the completion of the 2017 competitions calendar.

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USGA Announces Sectional Qualifying Exemptions for Inaugural U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Monday, March 27th, 2017

The USGA today announced its exemption categories from sectional qualifying for the U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested for the first time July 12-15, 2018 at Chicago Golf Club in Wheaton, Ill.

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USGA announces 2017 U.S. Senior Open Qualifying sites; Bellingham G&CC and Columbia Edgewater CC set

Monday, March 20th, 2017

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced sectional qualifying sites for the 38th U.S. Senior Open Championship, to be held at Salem Country Club, in Peabody, Mass., June 29-July 2. Salem Country Club is hosting its second U.S. Senior Open and its sixth USGA championship.

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USGA boss hopes to change more than golf’s Rules

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Changing More Than Rules

by Brad Ziemer, British Columbia Golf

Variable-distance golf balls, courses that are more brown than green, hard and fast fairways, slower greens and balls with chips embedded in them that you will always be able to find.

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USGA Announces 2017 U.S. Women’s Open Sectional Qualifying Sites

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced sectional qualifying sites for the 72nd U.S. Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested July 13-16 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. It will be the seventh U.S. Women’s Open to be played in New Jersey, and the first in 30 years.

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Former WSGA CEO John Bodenhamer discusses proposed Rules changes

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
Bodenhamer Discusses Rules

At the North American Golf Innovation Symposium, held in Vancouver, B.C. on March 6-7, the USGA’s Senior Managing Director of Championships

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New USGA Technology Helps Golf Facilities Manage Resource Consumption and Increase Productivity

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

The USGA has introduced Resource Management, a new web-based product that will help golf course superintendents, owners and operators be more precise, efficient and productive in maintaining their facilities.

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