LPGA Amateurs - Columbus | September 2019
In This Issue
  • Chapter Board Election results

  • Upcoming Events

  • East, West, North Wrap-up
  • Member News

  • In Our Community

  • News From Headquarters
Registration Quick Links
2019 Season Finale
Sunday October 6th
Fall League at Topgolf
Begins October 10th
Champions Celebration
Tuesday October 1st
News, Announcements
2020 LPGA Amateurs Columbus Board Elections

We are pleased to announce the Columbus LPGA Amateurs 2020 Board election results. Amanda Rich, Jana Highwart, Julia Noschang, Libby Villavicencio, Luan Bonner, and Cathy Bissonette were all successfully elected. The new Board of Directors will convene November 1st.

Congratulations to the 2020 Board!
  • Amanda Rich, President
  • Jana Highwart, Events & Activities Director
  • Julia Noschang, Member Recruitment Director
  • Libby Villavicencio, Marketing Director
  • Luan Bonner, Member Services Director
  • Cathy Bissonette, Communications Director
  • Cindy Nye, Finance & Records Director
  • Laura Seed, Golf Programs & Services Director

East / West Team Match and Just4Fun Scramble
It was a wonderful day for golf at the East / West Team Match & North Just4Fun Scramble at Clover Valley Golf Club!

The Team Match was a Stableford format, and the mantra for the day was SCORE HIGH!

Congratulations to the EAST Team and to the North-East Scramble Team for their fine victories!

Many thanks to Jana for putting together a wonderful event - the best winner of the day was FUN FOR ALL!!

Check out pictures from the day on our Facebook page.
Upcoming Events
View and download the current  Calendar of Events , click here .

LAST CALL : 2019 Season Finale
We're holding YOUR spot - don't miss out! Sunday, October 6th at Delaware Golf Club .

Only $25 for this members-only event. Brunch with year-end awards...    say goodbye to your outgoing Board Members and meet the new 2020 Board...       then golf... just for fun.

Pick your own 4-some or we will pair up. Players of ALL LEVELS can join in!

Pre-registration required, the deadline is September 30th.

Only 6 Spots Left: Fall League at Topgolf
This league includes two-person teams, playing weekly on  Thursdays beginning October 10th.  It includes 6 weeks of league play and a 2-week playoff. Each team plays all 8 weeks.  We will be off for Halloween 10/31 and Thanksgiving 11/28.

All that fun for only $125 total per player for this Members-only league.

Pre-registration is required. You may request your playing partner, or we will pair you up. Your partner must sign up before the deadline or before the 24-player limit is met, or she will not be able to join the league.

The deadline to register is extended to Monday, September 30th, click HERE .

Championship and Cup Finals Send-off Celebration
Join us Tuesday, October 1st at the Gallo's Tap Room (5019 Olentangy River Road) for the Champions Send-Off Party! 

We will gather at 6:00 pm to recognize our  20 LPGA Amateurs - Columbus ladies playing in the National Championship and Cup Finals..

Small bites will be provided, so please RSVP by Monday (9/30) so we have a headcount of attendees, click HERE .

If you cannot attend, but would like to help send our champions to nationals in California and Florida, there is an online donation option available, click here .

Way to go everyone!!! Let’s Celebrate Their Great Accomplishments!!!
Membership News
Congratulations Somers Martin
On your 2020 Women WELDing the Way honor!!! Long time Columbus LPGA Amateurs member, and past president, Somers is one of twelve honorees for this award.

Each year Women for Economic and Leadership Development honor women who are high impact leaders, support leadership development of other women, give time, talent and resources to their community, and invest in the growth of women-owned businesses. Read more...

Somers, Director, Small & Diverse Businesses, Columbus Chamber, will be honored in November at a reception at the State House. Congratulations Somers!!
In Our Community
Submitted by member Cathy Bregar:

C&C Wellness: The Heart-Brain Connection - Brunch & Learn. Tuesday, October 1st 10-11:30 am. Dr. Solano of Integro Health will discuss the new Heart-Brain connection research called HeartMath. HeartMath is a science based programming and technology for taking charge of your life. Learn more & register here .

Book Launch - Resilience: Never Give Up, Dreams Do Come True . Sunday Oct 20th, 3:00 pm, Dock 580, $40. Email cenell@ccwellnessinc.com to RSVP. 
News from Headquarters
Nancy Lopez Golf Adventures 2019 Premier Events

Join Nancy Lopez and her team at the 2019 LPGA CME Group Tour Championship for clinics and walk a few holes with Nancy! Check out these amazing opportunities to participate in one of Nancy Lopez Golf Adventures 2019 Premier Events by clicking on this link. 
Nancy Oliver - Act Like A Founder Award Nomination Deadline Sept. 30
In continuance of the spirit of the LPGA Staff Act Like a Founder Award and to honor Nancy Oliver, the LPGA and LPGA Amateur Golf Association announced the  Nancy Oliver - Act Like a Founder Award.  This award recognizes the “Act Like a Founder” qualities of our dedicated LPGA Amateurs’ volunteers and connects our organization with the LPGA family.

Learn more about the award and nominate a volunteer at this  direct link .   The deadline to submit a nomination for the Nancy Oliver - Act Like A Found Award is September 30, 2019. 
Many thanks for the great support of our chapter.
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Contact Us
Have something to share with the Chapter? If so, email it to Chapter Communications
LPGA Amateur Golf Assn.
Columbus, Ohio Chapter
P.O. Box 21806
Columbus Ohio 43221-0806
Board of Directors

President:  Betsy Sherman
President-Elect:  Amanda Rich
Member Services: Luan Bonner
Member Recruitment:  Dianne Thompson
Communications:  Cathy Bissonette
Events & Activities:  Jana Highwart
Marketing:  Lynette Humphrey
Golf Programs & Services:  Laura Seed
Finance & Records:  Cindy Nye
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