Women's Golf Association of Western NY

Since 1922

Promoting amateur golf for women in
Buffalo and Rochester





2024 Officers:

Mary Ann Torchio, Oak Hill, President

Ruth McBride, Bridgewater, 1st Vice President

Lisa Webb, Mendon CC, 2nd Vice President

Diane Ashby , Pendleton Creek, Treasurer
Lynn Gotsch, Gowanda, Secretary

RaeLea Jacobson, Golf Chairwoman
Joy Florczak, Mendon CC, Advisor*

Terry DeLuca, Pendleton Creek, Advisor*
  *Former President


2024 Dues:


The WGAWNY will be using Golf Genius in 2024. Collection of dues is February 1-March 15. Please make sure you update your profile in Golf Genius.


There are limited available spots and proposed members are invited on a space available basis starting after March 15th. Returning members who fail to pay dues by March 15th are deemed to have resigned.   More...


Link to Western’s Golf Genius ID EWPXYP :   Golf Genius



2024 Entries


2024 Events will be $TBD player/day. Registration will open on Golf Genius about 6 weeks prior to each event. Notifications will be sent by email with the date and time that the site will accept entries.


Link to event information and enter events on Golf Genius:  Enter Events

2024 Event Entry dates for Golf Genius are posted on the calendar page



2024 New Member Club:


The WGAWNY has admitted the Springville Country Club to Western membership. Welcome SCC!


Please note that we make every effort to schedule around the two local districts, state, and USGA events but we are given very little flexibility by our wonderful host clubs.


Event Notes
All payments are due by card on Golf Genius.

Entry fees are non-refundable if a player does not show up or has to cancel.

Player Code of Conduct


It is the responsibility of each member to check this website and Golf Genius for messages. Reminder emails will be sent to advise of the opening dates and closing dates for entries.



All gift certificates will be issued for the host club  pro shop.


Honorary Members

Honorary Members may play in one event each year.