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Ron Moehler elected Association President

During the Association’s Annual Meeting at Wildwood Golf Club on October, 5, leadership changed hands as Ron Moehler, Chartiers, was elected President during the Delegates Meeting. He replaces the retiring Tim Fitzgerald, Oakmont. The remaining officers are Mark Caliendo, Montour … Continue reading

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Rivard to retire as Executive Director

Jeffrey L. Rivard, who came from Michigan in 1993 to accept the Executive Director’s position with the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association, will retire at the end of this season. He will continue on a part-time basis lending his expertise to … Continue reading

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Bedford Elks joins Association

The Association’s Executive Committee accepted the application of Bedford Elks Country Club, Bedford, as a Member Club. The club is located just south of Bedford on US-220. The club was founded in 1942. This is club #127 in the Association’s … Continue reading

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Tri-State Section takes back Palmer Cup

Each year Arnold Palmer hosts the Palmer Cup between Western Pennsylvania Golf Association Amateurs and Tri-State PGA Professionals. Players make the team based on their season performance in each associations competitions. The morning singles match play ended tightly contested. The … Continue reading

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Knapp wins “new” trophy

When Sean Knapp, Oakmont,  beat Venetia’s Jon Ross, in a playoff on July 11 in the WPGA Public Links Championship at The Club at Shadow Lakes, the win was his seventh different WPGA championship title. Knapp has won 15 Fred … Continue reading

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