Peete Comeback Wins Junior
Boyd Peete fired a three under par 69 to win this year's Junior Championship at Mill Quarter Plantation GC.
Reisenweaver Takes Amateur
Scott Reisenweaver played a bogey-free round with a few clubs from a friend to win the Richmond Golf Association Amateur Championship on Sunday at Lake Chesdin Golf Club.
The reigning champions of the Richmond Golf Association Senior Championship are champions once again.
An even-par 70 Thursday at the Country Club of Virginia’s Westhampton Course propelled Leon Roday to back-to-back titles in the Senior Division. Roday finished with a 36-hole total of 1-over-par 141.
Tournament of Champions News
This year's 2nd RGA Tournament of Champions will be held at the renowned Kinloch GC on August 8th. Here are the qualification procedures:
- Any RGA Champion from this year
- Any RGA Club Champion from this year
- Any champion(s) from 2014 RGA events that are held after the ToC
- Any 2014 RGA Club Champion whose club championship is held after the ToC
- Any champion from the 2014 ToC
- Top 10 current RGA Points leaders from 2015, Regular and Senior
This was a fantastic event at The Foundry last year and we're really looking forward to the opportunity at Kinloch this year. We're proud to do a little extra to give some notoriety to the folks who put in the hard work to qualify for this field and hope that one day this will be a flagship event for the RGA.
2015 Broach Memorial
The team of Steve Serrao and Alex Sleeker fired a 68 in the modified alternate shot format to overcome a four shot deficit and win this year's Nelson Broach Memorial at The Federal Club.
2015 Spring Meeting
The RGA Spring Meeting was held on March 18th at Independence GC. The remodeled clubhouse provided an excellent venue and participation was certainly up from the past few years. The VSGA conducted a rules seminar to kick off the evening's festivities.
This year's schedule is finalized and we're looking forward to a great year of competition and comraderie.
The RGA elected Keswick GC as its newest member club. Located in Charlottesville, Keswick has been recently renovated by Pete Dye. We welcome Keswick into the RGA!
RGA Night at The Diamond
The RGA supports the Flying Squirrels! Join us on June 23rd for a gathering at the ball game, as the newly crowned RGA Amateur champion throws out the first pitch! We have reserved an allotment of 200 tickets, more info to come on how to go about reserving yours.