OGA-OGCSA Superintendent Spotlight: Craig Hilty of Rogue Valley CC

The OGA-OGCSA Superintendent Spotlight is a new monthly feature which highlights one of the many outstanding superintendents across Oregon and Southwest Washington. The course superintendent does the yeoman’s work – they’re tabbed with keeping our region’s green grass facilites in top notch shape. Make sure to follow this monthly special to learn a little bit more about these unsung heroes. This […]

OGA, USGA Enter New Regional Golf Association Alliance

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. ­­– Fifty-nine regional golf associations, including the Oregon Golf Association, have entered into a new relationship with the United States Golf Association to enhance the golfer experience at the state and local levels in the United States. These Allied Golf Associations (AGAs), supported by the USGA’s five existing regional affairs offices, will administer […]

OGA-OGCSA Superintendent Spotlight – January 2018

The OGA-OGCSA Superintendent Spotlight is a new monthly feature which highlights one of the many outstanding superintendents across Oregon and Southwest Washington. The course superintendent does the yeoman’s work – they’re tabbed with keeping our region’s green grass facilites in top notch shape. Make sure to follow this monthly special to learn a little bit more about these unsung […]

Cole Madey and Lara Tennant Named 2017 OGA Golfers of the Year

WOODBURN, ORE. ­­– Cole Madey (West Linn, Ore.) and Lara Tennant (Portland, Ore.) have been named the 2017 OGA Golfers of the Year, announced Friday by the Oregon Golf Association. This is the first time that the OGA has awarded both a Men’s and Women’s Golfer of the Year. This is the first OGA Golfer of […]

OTF Holding Annual Bandon Dunes Raffle

The Oregon Turfgrass Foundation is holding its 2017 Bandon Dunes Raffle. The winner receives two nights stay at Lily Pond Lodging (for four people) AND eight rounds of golf at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. The total rewards package is valued at $3,800 Prices are $25 for an individual ticket or buy five tickets for $100. No more […]

OGA Announces 2017 Annual Award Recipients

GRESHAM, ORE. ­­– Every year, the OGA gives out its Annual Awards to members, clubs, PGA Professionals and more for their commitment and diligence in working with the OGA, with their community and with other allied golf organizations. These awards were presented at this year’s OGA Annual Meeting, held October 23rd at Persimmon Country Club in […]

Oregon Chapter of the GCSAA Announces Environmental Achievement Award

Christopher Condon, Director of Agronomy at Tetherow wins Environmental Award of Excellence. Portland, Ore. (Oct 4, 2017):  The Oregon Chapter of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (OGCSA) has recognized Christopher Condon, Director of Agronomy at Tetherow as the recipient of the Michael S. Hindahl Environmental Award of Excellence.  This award will be presented On October […]

2017 Evans Cup of Oregon Raises Funds for Evans Scholars Foundation

PORTLAND, ORE. – The 2017 Evans Cup of Oregon was held Monday, August 28th at Portland Golf Club in Portland, Ore., which helped raise funds for the Oregon Chapter of the Evans Scholars Foundation. The event is a premier fundraiser for the Evans Scholars Foundation, specifically the University of Oregon Evans Scholars. The UO chapter recently opened […]

UW Student Russillo Awarded 2017 NWGMA Scholarship

Jack Russillo, a senior-to-be at the University of Washington, has been awarded the 2017 scholarship by the Northwest Golf Media Association. The $2,500 scholarship is to assist recipients in finishing their final year in college or university, and may be applied by the student toward tuition or school related expenses. Russillo, a 2014 graduate of […]

Senseman Inducted Into OGCSA Hall of Fame

The Oregon Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (OGCSA) held their 2017 Annual Meeting on May 23. In addition to the business meeting, elections and a keynote speaker, there were several awards presented. This year a very special award was given to longtime OGCSA member superintendent, Robert (Bob) Senseman, CGCS. Senseman was presented with the OGCSA […]