Player of the Year

The New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association established the Player of the Year award in 2016. The award is given to the woman amateur who earns the most points by competing in NHWGA, regional and United States Golf Association (USGA) events.

To compete for this award the player must be a member of the NHWGA, and must compete in a minimum of 3 qualifying events, one of which must be a NHWGA Championship Event.

2021 Events

NHWGA Events
  • NHWGA Championship;
  • Senior/Legend/Classic Championships; and
  • Junior Girls Championship
Regional Events
  • New Hampshire Golf Association (NHGA) Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship;
  • New Hampshire Golf Association (NHGA) Women’s Match Play Championship; and
  • New England Golf Association (NEGA) Women’s Amateur Championship
USGA Events
  • U.S. Women’s Amateur;
  • U.S. Women’s MID-AM;
  • U.S. Girls’ Junior; and
  • U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur.

Players are responsible for informing the NHWGA POY chairperson of their participation in regional or USGA events. Year-to-date standings can be found in the members only section of the website.

2021 Player of the Year Points Allocation

Points allocated for placing in each of the events can be found here: 2021 Player of the year points and event listing.

Schedule of Events