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The 9th hole and clubhouse at Oakmont Country Club

2024

WPGA announces updates to Competition Policies
February 7, 2024
Carnegie Mellon Golf set on defending National Title, growing game locally
February 7, 2024
11 victories highlight Stimmel’s ‘unbelievable’ 2023 season
January 30, 2024
Western Pennsylvania Golf Association unveils Competitions Schedule for 125th Anniversary Year
January 29, 2024

2023

Western Pennsylvania Golf Association unveils Competitions Schedule for 125th Anniversary Year
November 27, 2023
Flisek elected 104th WPGA president
November 13, 2023
Steve Wheatcroft, Class of 2023
November 2, 2023
Phyllis Semple, Class of 2023
November 2, 2023
Harton "Bud" Semple, Class of 2023
November 2, 2023
Jerry McGee, Class of 2023
November 2, 2023
Jane Fassinger, Class of 2023
November 2, 2023
Fred Brand, Sr., Class of 2023
November 2, 2023
Lemieux wins 38th Mid-Amateur Championship
September 27, 2023
Brown and MacWhinnie crowned Senior Amateur Champions
September 21, 2023
Stimmel leads going into final round of Senior Amateur
September 19, 2023
Team WPGA recaptures Palmer Cup
September 18, 2023
Neal Shipley's amazing summer
August 21, 2023
Todd claims 49th C.R. Miller Memorial Match Play Invitational
July 18, 2023
Four advance to the semi-finals of the C.R. Miller Memorial Match Play Invitational
July 17, 2023
Knapp wins record ninth West Penn Amateur
July 11, 2023
Kowalski enters final round with 1-shot lead
July 10, 2023
Edgewood Country Club celebrates its 125th Anniversary
June 28, 2023
Titsworth claims second West Penn Open title
June 21, 2023
Two past champions at the top of the West Penn Open Championship
June 20, 2023
Three atop the leaderboard at West Penn Open Championship
June 19, 2023
Shipley finishes second in the Sunnehanna Amateur
June 17, 2023
Shipley five back in round 3 of Sunnehanna Amateur
June 16, 2023
Shipley, four back, and Ellis, two back, at Sunnehanna Amateur
June 15, 2023
Shipley, Jackson near top of leaderboard
June 14, 2023
Hansberry is the 103rd WPGA Junior Champion
June 13, 2023
Two Pennsylvania Golf Associations Collaborate to Conduct Women's Amateur Championships
June 2, 2023
28 advance to 120th Open Championship from Diamond Run
By WPGA • May 26, 2023
Four advance to U.S. Open Sectionals
By Mike Dudurich • May 16, 2023
Tanner Johnson wins 30th Spring Stroke Play
By Mike Dudurich • May 13, 2023
Jim Ferree (1931-2023)
By WPGA • March 15, 2023
2023 Competition Season Preview
By WPGA • March 15, 2023
2023 Golf season is quickly approaching
By WPGA • March 1, 2023

2022

Janet Anderson, Class of 2022 of Western Pennsylvania Golf Hall of Fame
By Mike Dudurich • October 31, 2022
Dennis Darak, Sr., Class of 2022 of Western Pennsylvania Golf Hall of Fame
By Mike Dudurich • October 31, 2022
S. Davidson Herron, Class of 2022 of Western Pennsylvania Golf Hall of Fame
By Mike Dudurich • October 31, 2022
Paul Schlachter, Class of 2022 of Western Pennsylvania Golf Hall of Fame
By Mike Dudurich • October 31, 2022
Brown and Erickson crowned Senior Champions
By Mike Dudurich • October 11, 2022
Brown leads after one round at Senior Amateur Championship
By Mike Dudurich • October 10, 2022
Two sides advance to U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship
By Mike Dudurich • October 4, 2022
Connoquenessing claims Jamison Cup
By Mike Dudurich • September 29, 2022
Tri-State Section retains Palmer Cup
By Mike Dudurich • September 20, 2022
Bangor wins second Mid-Amateur Championship
By Mike Dudurich • September 7, 2022
Malosh wins first WPGA title
By Mike Dudurich • August 9, 2022
Warden repeats as C.R. Miller Match Play Champion
By Mike Dudurich • August 5, 2022
Four advance to semi-finals in C.R. Miller Match Play Invitational
By Mike Dudurich • August 3, 2022
Sarah White wins Women's Amateur Championship
By Mike Dudurich • July 20, 2022
White leads after Round One, Graham and Urban crowned champions
By Mike Dudurich • July 20, 2022
Pevarnik wins 122nd West Penn Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • July 19, 2022
Kowalski & Pevarnik tied after round 2 of West Penn Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • July 18, 2022
Salvitti wins his second WPGA Junior Championship
By WPGA • July 7, 2022
Shipley crowned 119th WPGA Open Champion
By Mike Dudurich • June 22, 2022
McClellan takes a two-shot lead into final round
By Mike Dudurich • June 21, 2022
Gee leads West Penn Open Championship
By Mike Dudurich • June 20, 2022
Bryce Lewis holds on to win Sunnehanna Amateur
By WPGA • June 18, 2022
Goetz, Jackson, near lead at Sunnehanna
By Mike Dudurich • June 17, 2022
Sekne leads Sunnehanna Amateur after two rounds
By Mike Dudurich • June 16, 2022
Sunnehanna Amateur underway as part of Elite Amateur Series
By Mike Dudurich • June 15, 2022
Joon, Hartman, win WPGA Boys Championships
By Mike Dudurich • June 7, 2022
D’Ambrosio wins 29th Spring Stroke Play Championship
By Mike Dudurich • June 1, 2022
29th Spring Stroke Play Championship to be held at Hannastown
By Mike Dudurich • May 30, 2022
Frank B. Fuhrer, 1925-2022
By Mike Dudurich • May 23, 2022
Roy and Molino grind for the U.S. Senior Open
By WPGA • May 19, 2022
Five advance to sectional qualifying in the U.S. Open
By WPGA • May 16, 2022
Pitcairn and Piatt win Brand, Devita and Wickett win Semple
By WPGA • May 16, 2022
Palmer Jackson makes U.S. Palmer Cup Team
By Mike Dudurich • April 29, 2022
Rachel Rohanna teams with Shaq
By Mike Dudurich • April 28, 2022
2022 WPGA Championship Schedule Preview
By WPGA • March 31, 2022
2022 WPGA Play Day Registration Opens April 6
By WPGA • March 31, 2022
Nathan Smith named to Captain 2025 Walker Cup Team
By Mike Dudurich • March 18, 2022
Mark Goetz wins in Vegas
By Mike Dudurich • March 9, 2022
Palmer Jackson wins the Jones Cup Invitational
By Mike Dudurich • February 8, 2022
Elite Amateur Series to make its debut
By Mike Dudurich • February 8, 2022
Rachel Rohanna plays her way back on the LPGA Tour
By Mike Dudurich • January 4, 2022

2021

Ellis, Knapp, Warden, and Ranaweera crowned WPGA Players of the Year
By Mike Dudurich • December 3, 2021
Sunnehanna Amateur makes upward move
By Mike Dudurich • November 29, 2021
Five to be inducted into Hall of Fame
By Mike Dudurich • October 29, 2021
Cutrell & Paris hold on for victory in Senior Amateur Championships
By Mike Dudurich • October 13, 2021
Cutrell lead Senior, Paris leads Super-Senior after round one
By Mike Dudurich • October 12, 2021
Mark Goetz wins Fuhrer College Player of the Year
By Mike Dudurich • October 8, 2021
Jeff Rivard named 2021 Distinguished Service Award Recipient from IAGA
By Mike Dudurich • October 1, 2021
Team WPGA ties Tri-State Section in Palmer Cup Matches
By Mike Dudurich • September 17, 2021
Adam Scuilli captures 36th Mid-Amateur Championship
By Mike Dudurich • September 8, 2021
Jamison Cup goes back to Bedford Springs
By WPGA • September 1, 2021
Klinchock, Meyers and Minnotte capture Women's Amateur Championships
By Mike Dudurich • August 30, 2021
Smith & Will win 80th Four-Ball Championship
By Mike Dudurich • August 17, 2021
James Piot wins 121st U.S. Amateur Championship at Oakmont Country Club
By Mike Dudurich • August 16, 2021
Goetz loses in U.S. Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • August 12, 2021
Stroke Play qualifying at U.S. Amateur - One advances
By Mike Dudurich • August 11, 2021
Oakmont and Merion Selected for Multiple Future Championships
By Janeen Driscoll, USGA • August 11, 2021
Ten local players competing in U.S. Amateur Championship
By Mike Dudurich • August 8, 2021
Warden and Ranaweera claim junior Match Play Invitationals
By Mike Dudurich • July 27, 2021
Eight advance in Match Play Invitationals
By Mike Dudurich • July 26, 2021
Meyer crowned 2021 West Penn Open Champion
By Mike Dudurich • July 22, 2021
Jackson surges into lead after round two of West Penn Open
By Mike Dudurich • July 21, 2021
Aber takes three-shot lead into round two of West Penn Open
By Mike Dudurich • July 20, 2021
Tanner Johnson wins 121st West Penn Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • July 14, 2021
Olsakovsky leads after round two of West Penn Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • July 13, 2021
Indiana Country Club set to host the 121st WPGA Amateur
By WPGA • July 12, 2021
Five advance to U.S. Amateur Championship at Oakmont
By Mike Dudurich • July 8, 2021
Bertrand leads qualifying for U.S. Amateur after round one at Sunnehanna
By Mike Dudurich • July 7, 2021
Warden wins rain-delayed WPGA Junior Championship
By Mike Dudurich & WPGA • June 24, 2021
Jackson finishes fourth in Sunnehanna Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • June 20, 2021
Jackson's 64 vaults him into contention at Sunnehanna Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • June 19, 2021
Familiar names near the top of the Sunnhenna Amateur leaderboard
By Mike Dudurich • June 18, 2021
Two lead Sunnehanna Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • June 17, 2021
Seven local players competing in Sunnehanna Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • June 16, 2021
Turowski wins WPGA Boys Championship
By Mike Dudurich • June 15, 2021
Jason Li finishes outstanding career at CMU
By Mike Dudurich • June 7, 2021
Shipley wins Spring Stoke Play Championship
By Mike Dudurich • June 3, 2021
Four advance in qualifying for the U.S. Open Championship
By Mike Dudurich • May 9, 2021
Allie White, Jensen Castle advance to U.S. Women's Open
By Mike Dudurich • May 5, 2021
Mark Goetz wins WVU Invitational
By Mike Dudurich • April 19, 2021
Past WPGA President, Richard Thompson, Dies April 5th
By WPGA • April 14, 2021
2021 WPGA Play Day Registration Begins Tomorrow
By WPGA • March 31, 2021
Registration for WPGA Competitions is Now Open
By WPGA • March 2, 2021
Foxburg Country Club, the oldest course in continuous use in the United States
By Mike Dudurich • February 11, 2021
WPGA Hall of Famer, John Birmingham, Passes Away
By WPGA • January 29, 2021

2020

Johnston elected 101st WPGA president
By WPGA • December 17, 2020
Brett Young Wins WPGA Player of the Year, Salvitti Junior POY, Knapp Senior POY
By WPGA • December 14, 2020
Knapp and Courneen capture Senior Amateur Championships
By Mike Dudurich • October 7, 2020
Knapp takes five-shot lead into final round of Senior Amateur
By Mike Dudurich • October 6, 2020
Two sides advance to U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship at Chambers Bay
By Mike Dudurich • September 28, 2020
Team WPGA falls to Tri-State Section in 2020 Palmer Cup Matches
By Mike Dudurich • September 19, 2020
Young claims Mid-Amateur Championship
By Mike Dudurich • September 9, 2020
Schmidt repeats as Amateur Champion
By Mike Dudurich • August 26, 2020
Connor Schmidt takes one-stroke lead into final round
By Mike Dudurich • August 24, 2020
Goetz wins Open Championship with birdie on final hole
By Mike Dudurich • August 5, 2020
Obremski cards 10 birdies in Round 1 of Open Championship
By Mike Dudurich • August 4, 2020
James repeats in Isaly's WPGA Women's Amateur Championship
By Mike Dudurich • July 31, 2020
Salvitti wins 100th WPGA Junior Championship
By Mike Dudurich • July 28, 2020
Two great college golf seasons
By Mike Dudurich • June 30, 2020
Stimmel wins third Spring Stroke Play Championship
By Mike Dudurich • June 29, 2020
Schmidt’s senior college golf campaign cut short
By WPGA • June 16, 2020
Jackson wins Frank Fuhrer, III Award
By Mike Dudurich • June 8, 2020
Tony Locascio - 232 rounds in 227 days
By Mike Dudurich • April 20, 2020
Registration for 2020 WPGA Play Days opens April 1
By WPGA • March 31, 2020
Registration for 2020 WPGA Competitions now open
By WPGA • March 2, 2020
World Handicap System and New GHIN Platform Launch in United States
By WPGA • January 6, 2020