NYSGA Renews Partnership with OnCore Golf

April 18, 2019

The New York State Golf Association (NYSGA) has extended its partnership with OnCore Golf Technologies, an innovative golf ball designer and manufacturer based in Buffalo, NY. OnCore will remain the...

NYSGA Extends Partnership with Donald Ross Sportswear

April 09, 2019

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. – The New York State Golf Association (NYSGA) announced that Donald Ross Sportswear will continue as the “official apparel partner of the NYSGA”.  The com...

Rochester's Trevor Sluman Earns First PGA Tour Series-China Title

April 09, 2019

SANYA, CHINA -- Rochester native Trevor Sluman earned his first PGA TOUR Series-China title this past weekend at the Sanya Championship. Sunday’s fourth round was cancelled, due the death of Ma...

Four Represent New York at 2019 Drive, Chip & Putt National Finals

April 08, 2019

AUGUSTA, G.A. – Four young players from New York State were among the field of 80 players from 27 U.S. states and Canada, who qualified for this year’s Drive, Chip and Putt National F...

Syracuse's Dan McCarthy Wins First Web.Com Tour Title

April 01, 2019

SAVANNAH, G.A. – Syracuse native Dan McCarthy captured his first Web.Com Tour victory by a stroke at the Savannah Golf Championship in Savannah, Georgia with a 16-under total. It was 33-year-ol...

NYSGA Welcomes Ackley as New Manager of Course Rating

March 29, 2019

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. -- The New York State Golf Association (NYSGA) has hired Mark Ackley as the new Manager of Course Rating. In this role, he will oversee the various regional volunteer teams across th...

Volunteer Applications Now Available for 2020 U.S. Open

March 19, 2019

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. – The USGA and Winged Foot Golf Club today announced that volunteer applications for the 2020 U.S. Open are now available. The 2020 U.S. Open is scheduled for June 15-21 at...

Buffalo and Syracuse District Golf Schedules Announced

March 15, 2019

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. – Championship schedules for the Buffalo District Golf Association (BDGA) and Syracuse District Golf Association (SDGA) have been announced for the 2019 season. The New York St...

WNYPGA, NYSGA & RDGA Announce Collaborative Grant Program

March 13, 2019

EAST AMHERST, NY – The Foundations of the Western NY PGA, New York State Golf Association, and Rochester District Golf Association are pleased to announce a grant program directly aimed in helpi...

NYSGA and MGA Announce Joint Membership

March 04, 2019

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. – The New York State Golf Association (NYSGA) and Metropolitan Golf Association (MGA) are pleased to announce a joint membership for clubs and courses in the areas that the asso...

Joseph Nestor, Past NYSGA General Counsel, Dies at 84

February 25, 2019

Binghamton, NY - The NYSGA lost a long-time supporter with the recent passing of Joseph 'Joe' Nestor. He was 84. Joe was a graduate of Union Endicott High School, Harpur College and Washburn School of...

2019 NYSGA Amateur Series Schedule Released

February 24, 2019

JAMESVILLE, NY – The New York State Golf Association (NYSGA) announced the 2019 Amateur Series schedule which includes 24 individual stroke play events conducted across the state. The series wi...

Past NYSGA President Jack Donovan Dies at 73

February 19, 2019

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. - The NYSGA family suffered the sudden loss of long-time member and past president Jack Donovan. Jack, a retired math teacher who taught in the Rochester City School District for over...

2020 Drive, Chip and Putt Qualifying - New York State

January 25, 2019

The qualifying schedule for 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt has been announced, with 313 local qualifying sites around the country, including 14 in New York State. The USGA, Masters Tournament and the PGA...

2019 Officers, Executive Committee & President's Letter

January 14, 2019

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. – The New York State Golf Association announces a new slate of Officers and Executive Committee members, whose terms became effective on January 1st, 2019 and will extend throug...

2019 NYSGA Championship Schedule Released

January 03, 2019

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. -- The New York State Golf Association (NYSGA) is pleased to announce the official New York State amateur championship schedule for the 2019 golf season. The NYSGA’s 17 annual...