News

NHWGA seeks a seasonal part-time tournament assistant to work with board members responsible for NHWGA tournaments. Good communication and organizational skills a must. Experience working in a golf environment required. Familiarity with tournament software desired, but not necessary. Willing to train. Some travel required. Submit resume and summary of experience to Dana Harrity at: President@nhwga.org…


April Fools Day

Although Spring has not yet arrived New Hampshire’s active golf season begins on April 1. This means that players will once again be permitted to post scores from rounds played in New Hampshire. It is possible that your New Hampshire issued handicap account has been inactivated over the winter. If this is the case, you…


2019 Proposed Rule Changes

Some fun reading for those of you interested in the proposed rule changes. These are the proposed changes expected to have the most impact on the game and to be of most interest to golfers and those who follow the game. Rules Modernization, major proposed rule changes


Local Rule: Accidental Movement of the Ball on the Putting Green

The NHWGA board of directors adopted the USGA recommended local rule “Accidental Movement of the Ball on the Putting Green” effective January 1, 2017, for NHWGA competitions. Download this quick reference guide Accidental Movement of a Ball on the Putting Green and or watch this video from the USGA to learn more about this rule:…


2016 Awards and Honors

Congratulations to those honored at the 2016 Annual New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association Fall meeting. NH Player of the Year The Player of the Year Award introduced in 2016 recognizes the achievements of a New Hampshire Player competing at a higher level. Points are awarded not only for performance placement in NHWGA events and competitions,…


Stephanie Thomas Memorial Cup

Despite the dreary weather a good time was had by all at the annual Stephanie Thomas Memorial Cup tournament. This year’s winning team, led by Joan Cyr, scored 14 points over their quota. The team consisted of Joan, Karen Logan, Pam Horne and Ladonna Harris who was a blind draw to complete the team. Congratulations….


Making News at Derryfield CC

NHWGA members Tara Watt, Liz Lafferty, and Lynne Heymans made it a clean sweep at the 2016 Derryfield Country Club (DCC) Championship! Outstanding.  


Junior Members in the News

Congratulations to Shivani Vora and Hannah Drew. Outstanding! Shivani and Hannah are Junior members of the NHWGA and participate in the Adaptive Communications program out of the New Hampshire Golf Association. They will be presented with an award at the NHGA Annual meeting. “Shivani Vora – Shivani once again proved that she is the top…


Nice Job Ladies!

The Senior, Legend, and Classic Championship was held at Owl’s Nest Resort, August 16, 2016. This year we introduced a new division – the Classic. The Classic was open to women 70 years and older. Congratulations to Paula Ainsworth, Classic Champion with a score of 78; Dale Nims, Legend Champion scoring a 78; and Beth…


The third day of the NHWGA Amateur Championship was played under ideal conditions. Congratulations go to Chelsea Sedlar for winning her 1st NHWGA Championship. She played alongside, 16-time-winner Dana Harrity, who finished 5 strokes back. View the leader board at: tournaments/tee-times-and-results/, and read all about the final round at: Seacoast Online, August 3, 2016: “18-year-old…