About Us: News - 2012 Archives

The MGA delivers golf news to its member clubs and individual golfers through many communications channels. In 1998, the MGA launched its web site - www.mgalinks.org - and since that time has been posting new stories via the Internet. Here is a collection of stories from the 2012 season.

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12/31/12

Dowling to Receive the MGA's Distinguished Service Award

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12/19/12

Beach Selected As a Golf Range Association of America Top 50

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12/12/12

NEGCOA Offers Golfers a "Golden Passport" to Golf Adventures

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11/28/12

R&A & USGA Announce Proposed Changes to the Rules of Golf

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11/27/12

Brennan, Carey & Frodigh Are 2012 MGA Players of the Year

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11/19/12

MGA Currently Accepting Applications for its 2013 Internship

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11/17/12

Pam Kuong Named the 2012 WGAM Player of the Year

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11/16/12

Malatino Says Goodbye; Kevin Eldridge Joins MGA Staff

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11/15/12

Marshall Clemens Named 2012 NEPGA Junior Player of the Year

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10/22/12

Volunteer for the USGA Championship Proper at The Country Club

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10/16/12

Don Lyons Named the Junior Golf Leader of the Year by NEPGA

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10/15/12

MGA Member Day Season Comes to a Close at Ludlow CC

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10/12/12

Team Massachusetts Wins Its Record 9th Straight Tri-State Title

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10/11/12

Team Massachusetts Holds One-Point Lead at Tri-States

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10/10/12

Full Field of Golfers Take to The Ridge Club For a Fun Day of Golf

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10/9/12

Massachusetts Looks to Capture Record 9th Straight Tri-State Title

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10/8/12

MGA Member Club Granite Links Golf Club Honored Recognized

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10/7/12

Mark Purrington Wins 2012 Southeastern Amateur Championship

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10/1/12

The "Vineyard Swing" Comes to a Close at Edgartown GC

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9/30/12

Kevin Carey Advances to Match Play at USGA Senior Amateur

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9/28/12

Participants Visit Historic Fall River Country Club For Member Day

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9/25/12

MGA Links Members Enjoy 2012 Member-Member Event

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9/25/12

Joe Walker Wins 2012 MGA Senior Amateur Championship

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9/24/12

Junior Golfers From MGA Links and Button Hole Enjoy Event

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9/24/12

Carey, Walker & Keller Show Off Cape Advantage at MGA Senior

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9/17/12

MGA Golfers Enjoy a Fun Day at Acoaxet Club Member Day

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9/17/12

Higgins, Aikens and Clapp to Represent Mass at USGA State Team

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9/6/12

Frank Vana, Jr. Captures Record 8th MGA Mid-Amateur Title

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9/5/12

Tribou, Carey, Kearney & Ahern Qualify for 2012 USGA Senior

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9/5/12

2012 MGA Mid-Amateur Championship Reduced to 36 Holes

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9/4/12

R1 of MGA Mid-Amateur Postponed; Frank Vana, Holds Early Lead

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9/3/12

Framingham CC Opens Its Doors to the 2012 MGA Mid-Amateur

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8/29/12

PGA Tour Star Ken Duke Stars at The First Tee Skills Challenge

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8/28/12

The United States Blind Golf Association Delivers a Special Gift

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8/22/12

Citrano Team Wins the 2012 MGA F&S Junior Division Title

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8/21/12

Duncan & John Gratton Capture 2012 F&S Senior Division Title

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8/16/12

Colin Brennan Wins 2012 North Shore Amateur Golf Tournament

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8/14/12

Team Massachusetts Finishes Second at 2012 NE Junior Amateur

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8/8/12

Patrick Frodigh Wins 2012 MGA Junior Amateur Championship

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8/7/12

Frodigh Holds Two-Stroke Lead Over Shuman at MGA Junior

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8/6/12

Patrick Frodigh Leads at Day One of 2012 MGA Junior Amateur

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8/1/12

Guess Those Birdies as Part of the Birdies for Charity Program

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8/1/12

Andy Drohen Captures the 2012 MGA Amateur Public Links Title

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7/31/12

A Former Member Recalls His Memories of Franklin Park GC

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7/31/12

Andy Drohen Holds Lead at Day 1 of MGA Amateur Public Links

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7/27/12

Students From the Carroll Center For the Blind Travel to MGA Links

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7/25/12

Frank Vana, Jr. Featured in Recent Issue of Global Golf Post

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7/25/12

Mulcahy and Bernier Teams Win at MGA Father & Daughter

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7/24/12

Six Bay State Golfers Punch Tickets to the 2012 U.S. Amateur

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7/23/12

Richy Werenski Wins 56th Porter Cup at Niagara Falls Country Club

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7/21/12

Jake Shuman and Megan Khang Advance at MGA Junior Amateur

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7/17/12

Higgins Leads a Crew of Bay Staters at the New England Amateur

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7/13/12

Mike Calef Prevails Wins the 104th MGA Amateur Championship

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7/12/12

Mike Calef and Mark Souliotis to Meet in the MGA Amateur Finals

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7/11/12

Quarterfinals Now Set at the 104th MGA Amateur Championship

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7/10/12

Match Play Begins at the the 104th MGA Amateur Championship

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7/9/12

Christopher Melvin Leads Following Day One of the MGA Amateur

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7/9/12

Bay State Media Comes to the Fore to Cover the MGA Amateur

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7/6/12

Spectators Invited to the 104th MGA Amateur Championship

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7/5/12

Field for the 2012 MGA Amateur Public Links Championship Set

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7/2/12

2012 MGA Amateur Championship Field Now Set at 144

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6/29/12

More Than 120 Children Participate in TFT of Mass Clinics

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6/28/12

Brothers Spitz Qualify for 2012 MGA Amateur Championship

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6/21/12

Brian Secia and Mark Morse Qualify for the 2012 U.S. Senior Open

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6/21/12

Ricky Stimets Captures Medalist Honors at Marlborough CC

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6/19/12

Aikens Qualifies For Fourth Straight USGA Amateur Championship

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6/18/12

The Spring Season of MGA Member Days Comes to An End

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6/15/12

The First Tee of Massachusetts Participants Receive Honors

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6/14/12

Reflections On a Pioneer; Fran Quinn, Sr. Passed Away in January

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6/11/12

Three Headline Day 1 of 2012 MGA Amateur Qualifying

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6/11/12

Frank Vana, Jr. and Colin Brennan Capture Regional Events Titles

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6/8/12

Professional Purse for 2012 Massachusetts Open Championship

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6/7/12

Michael Welch Wins 103rd Massachusetts Open Championship

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6/6/12

Michael Ballo Maintains His Lead After Day 2 of MGA Open

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6/5/12

Michael Ballo Feels Right at Home at the 2012 MGA Open

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6/1/12

Walpole Country Club Prepare for the Start of the MGA Open

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5/30/12

TFTM To Be Represented at the Nature Valley First Tee Open

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5/29/12

A Full Field Enjoy Third MGA Member Day at Indian Pond CC

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5/24/12

16 Advance to MGA Amateur Following Cohasset GC Qualifier

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5/23/12

Kevin Carey & Ray Richard Come Win MGA Senior Four-Ball

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5/23/12

Ferncroft Country Club Implement a Zero Food Initiative

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5/21/12

Fleischner & Blanchard Enjoy Advantage at MGA Senior Four-Ball

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5/21/12

Liz LaVerghetta Recognized as Valedictorian at Norton High School

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5/21/12

MGA Senior Four-Ball Championship Gets Underway

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5/16/12

42 Advance at Three MGA Open Qualifying Sites

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5/15/12

2012 Massachusetts Senior Games Set for Tuesday, June 19

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5/14/12

A Record Number Take Part in the First MGA Member Day of 2012

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5/10/12

Harris & Welch Advance at 2012 U.S. Open Local Qualifying

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5/10/12

TPC Boston Staff To Take Part in a Golf Marathon on May 21

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5/8/12

Alex Stimpson and James Kroeger Win MGA Four-Ball Title

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5/7/12

Werenski Leads Group at 2012 U.S. Open Local Qualifying

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5/7/12

Buttafuoco & Smith Lead After Day 1 of MGA Four-Ball

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5/6/12

32nd Playing of the MGA Four-Ball Championship Gets Underway

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5/3/12

Walpole CC Opens Doors to 2012 MGA Open Media Day

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4/27/12

21st Cape Cod Open Features a New 54-Hole Stroke-Play Format

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4/5/12

Be The First To Purchase Tickets for the 2012 DB Championship

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4/1/12

Welcome to the 2012 Active Handicap Season!

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3/25/12

Golfers Encouraged to Tee-Up New England

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3/24/12

NEPGA and MGA Host 2012 NEPGA/MGA Rules of Golf Seminar

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3/22/12

Representatives Attend 2012 New England Green Section Seminar

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3/21/12

Francis Kringle Named the 2012 Western Mass Tee Party Honoree

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3/14/12

USGA Pays Tribute to MGA Past President John English

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2/27/12

CC of Greenfield Seeks Your Help In Rebuilding Its Clubhouse

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2/10/12

Geoffrey Cornish, ASGCA Fellow Dies at 97

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2/6/12

Brian Bain Accepts & Karen Ammerman Receive Recognition

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2/2/12

MGA Launches Online Registration for all MGA Championships

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1/20/12

USGA Green Section Experts Explain Weather Patterns

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1/5/12

Players & Officials Come Together for Salute to Champions Dinner

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