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 $27.
- Players will be charged a fee to play in each tournament (fees vary).
To join, send the SCWGA 2018 Application and check to our local SCWGA Representative:
81 Pinewood Road
Stamford, CT 06903
2018 SCWGA Tournaments
Wed., May 9 Longshore
Wed., May 16 Ridgefield Golf Club
Mon., June 11 Sterling Farms
Mon., July 9 Oak Hills
Mon., Aug. 6 Griffin E. Harris
Mon., Sept. 10 Tashua Knolls
Wed., Sept. 26 Fairchild Wheeler – Federici Cup
Wed., Oct. 3 H. Smith Richardson