Georgia Women’s Amateur Championship Event History

The Georgia Women's Amateur Championship began in 1930 as a match play competition, which included a Medal Play champion from 1952-1970, and has been a strictly stroke play competition since 1971. Ten Georgia Golf Hall of Famers have captured the trophy. The format is 54 holes of stroke play and is open to all female amateur golfers who are members of the GSGA and residents of Georgia. 

Year
Champion
Hometown
Runner-Up
Result
Site
1930
Mrs. W.D. Doak
Radium Springs Golf Course, Albany
1931
Margaret Maddox
Sea Island Country Club, St. Simons Island
1932
Margaret Maddox
Capital City Country Club, Atlanta
1933
Dorothy Kirby
East Lake Country Club, Atlanta
1934
Mrs. S.B. Lippitt
Radium Springs Golf Course, Albany
1935
Dorothy Kirby
East Lake Country Club, Atlanta
1936
Dorothy Kirby
Columbus Country Club
1937
Martha Daniel
Coosa Country Club, Rome
1938
Margaret Maddox
Druid Hills Country Club, Atlanta
1939
Colleen Butler
Glen Arven Country Club, Thomasville
1940
Louise Suggs
Columbus Country Club
1941
Dorothy Kirby
Capital City Country Club, Atlanta
1942
Louise Suggs
East Lake Country Club, Atlanta
1943
Caroline Dykes Kibler
East Lake Country Club, Atlanta
1944
Martha Daniel
Capital City Country Club, Atlanta
1945
Mary Melnyk
Augusta Country Club
1946
Mary Lena Faulk
Fort Benning Golf Course
1947
Mary Lena Faulk
Glen Arven Country Club, Thomasville
1948
Mary Lena Faulk
Brunswick Country Club
1949
Martha Daniel
General Oglethorpe, Savannah
1950
Eileen Stulb
Druid Hills Country Club, Atlanta
1951
Eileen Stulb
Coosa Country Club, Rome
1952
Ceil MacLaurin (Match Play); Doroth Kirby (Medal Play)
Valdosta Country Club
1953
Mary Crawford (Match Play); Dorothy Kirby (Medal Play)
Fort Benning Golf Course
1954
Frances Rich (Match Play); Mary Lena Faulk (Medal Play)
Griffin Country Club
1955
Mary Crawford (Match Play); M.A. Sauls Reynolds (Medal Play)
Radium Springs Golf Course, Albany
1956
Janice Phelps (Match Play); M.A. Sauls Reynolds (Medal Play)
East Lake Country Club, Atlanta
1957
M.A. Sauls Reynolds (Match Play); Margaret Allen (Medal Play)
Savannah Golf Club
1958
M.A. Sauls Reynolds (Match Play); Janice Phelps (Medal Play)
Radium Springs Golf Course, Albany
1959
Mary Crawford (Match Play); Madge McDonald (Medal Play)
Columbus Country Club
1960
Barbara Greene (Match Play); Dot Clay (Medal Play)
Glen Arven Country Club, Thomasville
1961
Grace Lyons Clay (Match Play); Margaret Allen (Medal Play)
Druid Hills Country Club, Atlanta
1962
Madge McDonald (Match Play); Sally Molloy (Medal Play)
Valdosta Country Club
1963
Madge McDonald (Match Play); Dodie Garlington (Medal Play)
Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain
1964
Ceil MacLaurin (Match Play); Billie Wickliffe (Medal Play)
Athens Country Club
1965
Ceil MacLaurin (Match Play & Medal Play)
Sea Palms Golf Club, St. Simons Island
1966
Billie Wickliffe (Match Play); Grace Clay (Medal Play)
Green Island Country Club, Columbus
1967
Billie Wickliffe (Match Play); B.J. Gabrielson (Medal Play)
Radium Country Club, Albany
1968
Mrs. Tom Molloy (Match Play); Ceil MacLaurin (Medal Play)
Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain
1969
Hollis Stacy (Match Play); Ceil MacLaurin (Medal Play)
Athens Country Club
1970
Ceil MacLaurin (Match Play); Billie Wickliffe (Medal Play)
Sea Palms Golf Club, St. Simons Island
1971-present
Championship changed to stroke play
1971
Billie Wickliffe
Country Club of Columbus
1972
Ceil MacLaurin
Dalton Country Club
1973
Ceil MacLaurin
Sea Palms Golf Club, St. Simons Island
1974
Ceil MacLaurin
Berkeley Hills Country Club, Duluth
1975
Ceil MacLaurin
Brookfield West Country Club, Roswell
1976
Terri Moody
River North Country Club, Macon
1977
Mitzi Edge
Flat Creek Country Club, Peachtree City
1978
Eleanor Walker
Coosa Country Club, Rome
1979
Carol Donald
Radium Springs Golf Course, Albany
1980
Carol Donald
Atlanta Athletic Club, Johns Creek
1981
Janet Olp
Valdosta Country Club
1982
June Holder
Dalton Country Club
1983
Janet Olp
Athens Country Club
1984
Janet Olp
Berkeley Hills Country Club, Duluth
1985
Janet Olp
Flat Creek Country Club, Peachtree City
1986
Martha Kirouac
River North Country Club, Macon
1987
Janet Olp
Coosa Country Club, Rome
1988
Jenny Holder
Griffin Country Club
1989
Ginette Spinucci
Johns Creek Country Club
1990
Bettie Shadday
Cartersville Country Club
1991
Wendi Patterson
Doublegate Country Club, Albany
1992
Wendi Patterson
Valdosta Country Club
1993
Wendi Patterson
The Landings Club, Savannah
1994
Brenda Pictor
Atlanta Country Club, Marietta
1995
Wendi Patterson
Eagles Landing Country Club, Stockbridge
1996
Kim Lisi
The Farm, Dalton
1997
Janet Olp
Cherokee Town & Country Club, Atlanta
1998
Patti Huxford
Athens Country Club
1999
Laura Coble
West Lake Country Club, Augusta
2000
Claudeen Lindberg
Capital City Club, Atlanta
2001
Kathi Eutzler
The Landings Club, Savannah
2002
Patti Huxford
Green Island Country Club, Columbus
2003
Laura Coble
Reynolds Plantation, Greensboro
2004
Laura Coble
Doublegate Country Club, Albany
2005
Laura Coble
Jennifer A. Cassidy
143
Dalton Country Club
2006
Jean Reynolds
Laura Coble
211
Atlanta Athletic Club
2007
Laura Coble
Jean Reynolds
Augusta Country Club
2008
Mariah Stackhouse
Laura Coble
218
Stonebridge Golf and Country Club, Albany
2009
Mariah Stackhouse
Dori Carter
211*
Idle Hour Country Club, Macon
2010
Kendall Wright
Margaret Shirley, Mariah Stackhouse
209
White Columns Country Club, Milton
2011
Sarah Butts
Caitlin Watts
223
Cuscowilla Golf Club, Eatonton
2012
Laura Coble
Kathryn Fowler
216
The Landings Club, Savannah
2013
Ashlan Ramsey
Mariah Stackhouse
210
Glen Arven Country Club, Thomasville
2014
Brenda Pictor
Taylor McGraw
220
Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain
2015
Eunice Yi
Janet Mao
215
Eagles Landing Country Club, Stockbridge
2016
Payton Schanen
Janet Mao
217*
Pinetree Country Club, Kennesaw
2017
Payton Schanen
Sarah Harrison
223
Doublegate Country Club, Albany
2018
Bailey Tardy
Maggie Ashmore
208
Cartersville Country Club
2019
Rinko Mitsunaga
Roswell
Christyn Carr, Atlanta & Ket Vanderpool, Marietta
220
Atlanta Athletic Club (Highlands), Johns Creek
2020
Sara Im
Duluth
Thienna Huynh, Lilburn
219*
The Landings Club (Oakridge), Savannah
2021
Jenny Bae
Lawrenceville
Tess Davenport, Buford
205
Coosa Country Club, Rome

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