Southern Connecticut Women’s Golf Association (SCWGA) is a partnership of women’s clubs from Southwest Connecticut. Courses played in the league include Fairchild Wheeler, Griffith Harris, Longshore, Oak Hills, Ridgefield, Smith Richardson, Sterling Farms and Tashua Knolls.
The format is usually three flights, low net/low gross, but has been a best ball format as well, with prizes for closest to the pin, closest to the line and/or longest drive per flight.
The number of players in each tournament can range from 45 to 90 players, depending on the popularity of the venue and availability of tee times, or up to 144 for the end of the year championship tournament.
SCWGA is open to all women golfers with the following requirements:
- New members must have an index of 34.0 or lower to join and must be a member of an associated golf club.
- Members whose index exceed 34.0 index must play to a 32.0 index in SCWGA tournaments.
- The annual cost of membership is $28 (which includes Hole In One insurance).
- Players will be charged a fee to play in each tournament (fees vary).
To join, send the 2021 SCWGA application and check to our local SCWGA Representative:
81 Pinewood Road
Stamford, CT 06903
2021 SCWGA Schedule
Mon., May 17 Longshore
Mon., June 14 Sterling Farms
Mon., June 28 Fairchild Wheeler
Mon., July 12 Oak Hills
Wed., Aug. 25 Ridgefield
Mon., Sept. 13 Tashua Knolls (Carolyn Federici SCWGA Club Championship)
Mon., Oct. 4 H. Smith Richardson