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, participate in a minimum of 1 of the 3 championships and a minimum of 3 Tuesday events.

2020 Events

NHWGA Events
  • NHWGA Championship;
  • Senior/Legend/Classic Championships;
  • Junior Girls Championship; and
  • NHWGA Tuesdays Anna Morrill Competition Credits.
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 Women’s Golf Association (NEWGA) 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.

Points allocated for placing in each of the events can be found here: 2020 Player of the year points allocation table