The Mountain State of Golf

Issue 2 is here!

The latest issue of WVGA’s newsletter, The Mountain State of Golf, is now available!  Click the graphic below to see the full issue, and feel free to share your feedback on this new publication.

The Mountain State of Golf features the 2021 Player of the Year event, First Tee fundraisers in Beckley and expansion in Logan County, a welcome to new staff, holiday shopping options and VIP card availability. There is also a reflection on 2021, a thank you to our sponsors and partners, and forms for advertising and sponsorship.

Issue 1 is here!

The inaugural issue of WVGA’s newsletter, The Mountain State of Golf, is now available!  Click the graphic below to see the full issue, and feel free to share your feedback on this new publication.

Welcome to the inaugural issue of “The Mountain State of Golf.”

Callaway Junior Tour


Roundup: Indians finish 28th in golf tournament   (Martinsburg Journal)

Local football, basketball teams pick up transfers   (Herald Dispatch)

Callaway Junior Tour High School Series opens at Edgewood Country Club  (WV Press Association)

Local golfers compete in the Callaway Junior Tour Championship tournament in Parkersburg  (WBOY-TV)

Golf: Charles Town’s Argyle Downes makes history as first African American to win WVGA event  (Charleston Gazette Mail)

Players enjoy junior tour life | Sports

Ohio News Time

HUNTINGTON — Compete, travel, make new friends. It’s just part of the Callaway Junior Tour run by the West Virginia Golf Association. The tour …

Grafton’s Miller wins on Callaway Tour;

WV News

Grafton’s Chris Miller (pictured here during the 2020 state high school golf tournament) won on the Callaway Junior Tour on Monday. Staff file photo by …

As-it-happens update ⋅ June 11, 2021
Downes claims Callaway victory

Martinsburg Journal

Lucas Riggleman of Petersburg chips on to the eighth green at Locust Hill during the Callaway Golf Tournament on Thursday as a gaggle of geese look …


Two W.Va. Senior Amateur Championship trophies headed to Huntington – West Virginia

Cook Wins Girls’ Junior Amateur in a Playoff (Beckley Register Herald)

Wong Walks Away With West Virginia Women’s Amateur (WV Gazette Mail)

Successful summer catapults Cook into sophomore season at Westside   (Beckley Register-Herald)

Lisa Younis Wins the 2021 WV Women’s Senior Amateur Championship

Younis wins state Women’s Sr. Amateur on home course

Martinsburg Journal

She’s a member of the executive committee of the West Virginia Golf Association and was delighted the event could be held Cress Creek. In accepting …

Member News

Prep golf: Hurricane’s Hawkins gearing up for girls state championship – Charleston Gazette

Who’s the best high school boys golfer in your state? We’ve got a complete list.

Joyce Spencer: Community news for Friday, July 16

Huntington Herald Dispatch

… winner in the 98th West Virginia Women’s Amateur Championship golf tournament at Berry Hills Golf and Country Club in Charleston on July 13.

West Virginia Golf Association

As-it-happens update ⋅ June 13, 2021

Gale L. Gray

Charleston Gazette-Mail

The family would also like to suggest donating to the West Virginia Golf Association, West Virginia Fellowship of Christian Athletes, the Pilot Club of the

Reale wins Bettinardi Classic in exciting finish

Huntington Herald Dispatch

Archer said the fact that WVGA executive director Brad Ullman counts the tournament toward those within the Player of the Year standings speaks to …

Jackson, Goetz look to continue solid play at Sunnehanna Amateur golf tournament


Jackson recently won the Pennsylvania Golf Association’s R.J. Sigel Match Play, … Goetz recently was named West Virginia’s first All-American golfer, earning … NCAA Regional and is the returning 2020 West Penn Open champion.

West Virginia Amateur Championship

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Daily Photo Gallery – The Register-Herald

West Virginia Amateur notebook: Steve Fox gracefully bows out after his 54th State Am  (Charleston Gazette-Mail)

Ryan Pritt: Family ties make West Virginia Amateur special   (Charleston Gazette-Mail)

Philip Reale runs away with 102nd West Virginia Amateur Championship – Opera News   (Daily Advent)

Hurricane’s Reale wins State Am; defending champion Easthom finishes tied for fourth – NewsBreak   (NewsBreak)

Golf: Will youth be served again at West Virginia Amateur?

West Virginia Amateur: Easthom, Chandler, Zaccheo share first-round lead at 3 under  (Charleston Gazette-Mail)

Easthom, Chandler, Zaccheo tied for lead at W.Va. Amateur   (Herald Dispatch)

West Virginia Amateur notebook: Golfers get a taste of TrackMan technology

Steve Fox Set for His 54th and Last West Virginia Amateur (WV Gazette Mail)

Princeton’s McGraw wins State Am qualifier at Greenhills   (Jackson County News)

Princeton’s McGraw wins State Am qualifier at Greenhills – News Break   (NewsBreak)

First Qualifier for 102nd WV Amateur Championship Tees Off in Parkersburg

West Virginia Open Championship

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West Virginia Open: Bradshaw creeps closer to Sam Snead’s record

West Virginia Open: David Bradshaw wraps up 12th State Open title

2021 West Virginia Open champion crowned at Pete Dye Golf Club

Mason Williams, Nick Fleming share first-round lead at West Virginia Open

Round One finds two amateurs tied for the lead.

88th WV Open showcases Coca-Cola Shootout; Hess wins

Stacked field, tough Pete Dye course await 88th West Virginia Open competitors

Charleston Gazette-Mail

… an amateur to win,” West Virginia Golf Association Executive Director Brad Ullman said. “Chris Williams winning the [Mid-Amateur], he played here, …

Ryan Pritt: Chris Williams thinks it’s time for an amateur to win the West Virginia Open

Charleston Gazette-Mail

Chris Williams has been on a roll entering next week’s West Virginia Open at the Pete Dye Golf Club in Bridgeport. RICK BARBERO | The Register- …