Upper-Midwest Semi-Finals Championship Update
On Saturday, August 25, the LPGA Amateur Golf Association Upper-Midwest Semi-Finals Championship was held on the Highlands Course at Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva. The Upper-Midwest region consists of LPGA Amateur Golf Association Chapters in Wisconsin (3 Chapters), Minnesota (1 Chapter), Iowa (1 Chapter) and Illinois (1 Chapter). A total of 44 individuals competed for 1st and 2nd Place in their respective flights, and 12 teams competed for 1st and 2nd Place in the Scramble division. All 1st and 2nd Place winners advance to the Championship Finals held October 12-13, 2018 at Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor, Florida. Our Chapter was represented by four individuals and two scramble teams at Semi-Finals, and here are the results:
- Scramble division: team of Tami Bloedorn, Kristi Nooyen, Cheryl Paul and Debbie Wolf won 1st PLACE
- 2nd Flight: Chrissy Kaupie won 3rd Place, low net
- 3rd Flight: Patti Purcell won 3rd Place, low net
*Pictures are from the local competition at The Creeks at Ivy Acres
- 4th Flight: Cyndee Sweetland won 3rd Place, low gross
It is a great experience to represent our Chapter at these events. All of us have a passion for golf and love the game, and our Chapter Board encourages more members to participate in our 2019 Chapter Championship.
Congratulations to our Chapter scramble team of Tami, Kristi, Cheryl and Debbie for winning 1st Place at the 2018 Upper Midwest Semi-Final Championship and advancing to the Championship Finals in Florida. When you see any of these women, please congratulate them on winning, advancing to the Championship Finals, and representing our Chapter.