Registration open for 2018 Junior Golf Night
March 28, Oakmont Country Club

Posted March 8, 2018 - By Western Pennsylvania Golf Association •  • 

Oakmont Country Club, host of 2018 WPGA Junior Golf Night.

Part of our Outreach efforts for the game include promoting Junior Golf and educational programs to assist emerging golfers. We are pleased to again host Junior Golf Night at Oakmont Country Club on Wednesday, March 28. Western Pennsylvania junior golfers ages 11-18, parents and high school golf coaches are invited to attend WPGA Junior Golf Night at Oakmont Country Club. The evening is complimentary, space is limited, and registration must be done online. (more)

Registration Opens for 2018 Season

Posted March 1, 2018 - By Western Pennsylvania Golf Association •  • 

Fox Chapel Golf Club, host of the 118th West Penn Amateur Championship.

Registration for WPGA competitions is now open for the 2018 season. Registration for WPGA Play Days will open April 1, 2018, and women’s events conducted by WGAWP will open on April 12. Registration for the WPGA Women's Amateur Championships, and Parent & Child Net Tournament are also open for entry.

Click here to enter a competition or event.

A major change implemented for this year is that we have changed vendors for championship administration to USGA Tournament Management, Powered by Golf Genius. All golfers wishing to register for a competition or event will need to create new user credentials on the new WPGA Online Player Registration Portal. Please see Registration for 2018 Competition Season for more information and instructions.

Please also review the updated Championship Policies for 2018.

As the WPGA prepares for the start of the 2018 season, the Championship Committee and staff have the following information to share with contestants. (more)

Registration for 2018 Competition Season

Posted January 31, 2018 - By Western Pennsylvania Golf Association •  • 

Registration for WPGA competitions will open on March 1 for the 2018 season, and will be followed with WPGA Play Days on April 1, 2018. Registration for women’s events will open on April 12.

Player registration is now open for all players on the Player Registration Portal. Here you will be able to register for any event conducted by the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association (WPGA) and the Women's Golf Association of Western Pennsylvania (WGAWP).

Please note that events are only open to members of the WPGA who have a valid Handicap Index® issued by the WPGA. This includes all members of WPGA, WGAWP, and all members of Keystone's Premier Golf Association (KPGA).

Please note that we are using USGA Tournament Management exclusively in 2018. Users will need to create a new user name and password in order to register. Previous credentials for use with TPP Online are now invalid. (more)

VanSickle, Rohanna, fall short in tour qualifying

Posted December 15, 2017 - By Western Pennsylvania Golf Association •  • 

An opening round 74 was too much for Mike VanSickle, McKees Rocks, to overcome in the Tour Finals at Whirlwind Golf Club in Chandler, Ariz. The qualifying rounds were held on the Cattail and Devil's Claw Courses December 7-10. VanSickle shot 74-65-71--279 to finish 9-under par and T-85.

The top 45 and ties earned cards to the 2018 Tour.

The qualifying score was 14-under par 274. VanSickle finished five shots back. The was his second appearance in the Web.Com Finals after having advanced through the first and second stages. (more)

WPGA partners with Affinity Travel Benefits

Posted October 27, 2017 - By Western Pennsylvania Golf Association •  • 

The Western Pennsylvania Golf Association announced today that it has partnered with Affinity Travel Benefits, a leading edge, online travel aggregation platform providing exclusive discounts up to 70% off retail rates at hotels and resort properties.

The partnership with Affinity Travel is a part of the WPGA Members Program.

The third-party vendor obtains heavily discounted rates that are not available to the public on travel sites like Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline, Trivago, and Orbitz. Affinity also coordinates favorable rates and terms on group lodging management for tournament players, families, fans, and association staff members. Affinity discounts are only available in a private network, such as the WPGA, where members have access to additional benefits. (more)

upcoming competitions

Registration for 2018 competitions & events is now open.