Some of our LPGA Amateurs Teams from the  MGA Team Club Tournament
News from the
Minnesota Metro Chapter  
October 2020
Presented by Mn Metro preferred courses: Three Rivers Park District
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Voting For the Board
We will be voting soon for new Board members. Watch your email for the ballot.
New Membership Special
As a Member, you already know how fun this organization is. The LPGA Amateur Golf Association is offering a Membership special to new members. 

If they join between Oct 1 and Dec 31 at the regular Membership rates, their membership will extend through December 31, 2021. So spread the word!
Pace of Play
Please leave your clubs on or near the flag stick when you are on the putting green.
Golf Rules!
A link to current USGA rules can be found here. And if you want to brush up on your golf etiquette, we recommend
Golf Etiquette Overview.
COVID Guidelines 
Members who elect to participate in events, leagues and/or clinics, play at their own risk, and should review and adhere to local, state and government advisories. In addition, LPGA Amateurs leagues are expected to follow the on-course rules established by each course we play..
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Brookview Team Wins National Virtual Scramble!
Congratulations to the Brookview Birdie-alicious team of Rhonda Ailts, Rose Gumz, Amy Anderson, Katie Kruchten for winning First Place, Low Net at 20 under, Net 52 in the LPGA Amateur Virtual Scramble. This was a huge accomplishment as 192 LPGA Amateurs teams from Chapters around the country participated. The team played their round at Braemar Golf Course on Labor Day in not the best of weather conditions. They each received a $100 gift card from the PGA TOUR Superstore for the win.

Thank you to these other MnMetro teams who participated:
>>Tap-in Birdies: Anita Nelson, Sue Barkley, Peggy Zetah, Carrie Rosvold
>> MN Birdies: Janette Schull, Angie Christo, Heather Wahl, Kristi Peterson
>> Lady Loons: Sheila Mullen, Trina Cherno, Ruzica Njakara, Susan Speetzen

You all made our Chapter proud!
Applewood golFling Results
The Applewood Sunday Event was held September 20th and 28 members participated! The following were winners of the on-course games:
Closest to the pin.
 Hole 3: Kim Wright
 Hole 12:  Tammy Smith-Foyt

Longest Drive
 Hole 6:  Kymberly Eide
 Hole 14:  Kim Wright

Longest Putt
 Hole 9: Pat Hegenbarth
 Hole 18:  Lori Windschitl
MGA Team Club Tournament
"Heather carried me all day, so why stop now"...
Team Club was held Sept 19 at Brookview.Golf Course. Our LPGA Amateur league has club status with the MGA and so our members with a GHIN handicap may participate in MGA events. We had seven 2-person teams and 5 Members who teamed with non-members to participate.

Congratulations to Heather Wahl and Janette Schull for winning 1st Place in their flight. Their 85 was the lowest score of all the afternoon flights.  Nice playing ladies.  Angie Christo and Karey Jensen tied for 2nd in their flight

Our Chapter was one of 15 Clubs represented in the Team Club competition and we tied for 2nd place!
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