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Egwani Stroke Play Event

Egwani Golf Course

When: Saturday May 13, 2017 at 8:30 AM, Shotgun start
Where: Egwani Golf Course
             3920 S Singleton Station Road
             Rockford, TN 37853
Fee: $40 for Members; Guests for $45
Registration Deadline: May 9, 2017

The first weekend event of the season will be a shotgun start with stroke play at Egwani Golf Course on Saturday, May 13th.  The event will start at 8:30 a.m. and will be a great practice event if you will be playing in the Chapter Championship.  This event will have prizes for low net and low gross scores. The cost is only $40 and all members are invited to join us. If you have a friend who may be interested in joining the EWGA, they are welcome to accompany you to this event for $45. All cancellations must be done by 05-10-2017. 


Please let us know if you have any questions and or concerns with the event.  Thank you for registering and supporting our chapter of the EWGA.


Bonnie Yexley
EWGA Greater Knoxville Chapter


The 2017 Chapter Championship registration is open:

The 2017 EWGA Championship
Greater Knoxville – 1st Stage Qualifier

Join us for the 2017 Greater Knoville Chapter Championship where EWGA members of all skill levels have the opportunity to compete against other members who share the same playing ability. Whether you are a seasoned golfer or new to the game, the EWGA Championship provides a venue to experience competitive golf among friends and in the spirit of fun.

When:            Saturday, June 3, 2017 8:00 am tee time start.  Rain Date, Saturday, June 10, 2017.

Where:           Egwani Farms Golf Course

                        3920 S. Singleton Station Rd.

                        Rockford, TN 37853


Cost:               EWGA Championship Entry Fee:             $50.00*

Chapter Tournament Fee:                          $ 70 (local)

Total Player Fee:                                          $ 120

                        Total player fee MUST be paid through the national EWGA website.

Visit EWGA.com, click on MEMBER LOGIN and enter your email address & password.  Click on EVENT REGISTRATION to find the EWGA Championship Entry link. EASTERN MIDWEST DISTRICT ->Greater Knoxville, TN > Follow the directions!!

Includes:        EWGA entry fee covers costs associated with running a National, multi-level Championship event.*  Chapter Tournament fee includes greens fee, cart, range balls, food and awards.

Registration Deadline:       Wednesday, May 17, 2017 @ NOON

If you have further questions, send email to chapterchampionship@ewgaknoxville.org or call 865-250-5927.

Brigina T Wilkerson, CCD


Interactive Calendar:

The Board has adopted using an interactive calendar called Team Up.  Click on the link below to view the upcoming activities:


The different directors on the board are going to enter their information on an on-going basis so that everyone has access to the most current information.


NOTICE: Information about the 2017 Greater Knoxville Chapter Leagues is posted on the leagues page. Select the LEAGUES link under Links of Interest above.

Board of Directors


Elections are over and the 2017 Board of Directors are ready to begin their duties: 

Chapter President: Karen Marsh 

Member Services Director: vacant

Member Recruitment Director: Carol Hornstra

Events and Activities Director: Bonnie Yexley

Golf Programs and Services Director: Kathy Hayes

Marketing Director: Kathy Yeazel

Finance Director: Nancy Magnon


There are many local golf tournaments and golf related events that might be of interest to our members. Encourage those event sponsors to provide information to your Communication chair for posting in this column. Those that are brought to our attention are posted with either an e-mail or a link where you can find more information.

01.01.2017 - Until Further Notice .... Egwani golf course has Meal Madness Mondays from now until further notice. Only $25. This includes 18 holes of golf, cart, range balls, lunch. WOW! This is a great deal to keep your game going for the winter season.

Upcoming Demo Days in the area

  • Wednesday, April 19 from 12-4pm at Toqua
  • Wednesday, April 26 from 3-7pm at Fairways and Greens
  • Saturday May 6 from 10am- 3pm at Fairways & Greens
  • Friday, May 12 from 10 am to 2 pm: Golf Equipment Demo Days by Edwin Watts at the Dead Horse Lake GC

       Three Ridges Golf Course
       Sunday, April 30th, 2017
       12:00pm (Registration Begins & Free Range Balls)
       12-12:45pm (Putting Contest)
       1:00pm (Tournament Begins)
Proceeds support research, teaching, and conference travel opportunities for graduate students in psychology at the University of Tennessee
Dr. Matt Cooper (mcoope10@utk.edu)
Jason Ruggieri (jruggier@vols.utk.edu)

Tennessee Women's Amateur Golf Championship
June 12 - 16,2017
Memphis National Golf Club - Champions Course
Collierville, TN

Tennessee Senior Four-Ball Golf Championship
June 21 - 24, 2017
Toqua Golf Course, Loudon, TN

Fairfield Glades Invitational- The Crag and The Brae @ Heatherhurst
July 8-9, 2017
421 Stonehenge Dr. Fairfield Glade, TN 38558
Entry Fee: $ 135 includes green fees, carts, 2 continental breakfasts, 2 lunches, and the Friday Night Reception. NOTE: entry fee is used for player related costs only.

Tennessee Women's Open Golf Championship
July 27 - 29, 2017
Stonehenge Golf Course, Crossville, TN


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Dixie Cup 2017

Dixie Cup 2017

August 11-13*, 2017, The Sevierville Golf Club

ATTENTION Chapter Leaders ...SAVE THE DATE!!!!

Nestled in the foothills of the magnificent Great Smoky Mountains, The Sevierville Golf Club offers the services, amenities, and presentation of a high-quality private club on a daily fee basis.

The Sevierville Golf Club features two 18-hole championship courses: The Highlands , a par 70 that winds through lush rolling hills and fresh water mountain ponds and The River, a par 72 plays along and across the Little Pigeon River.


Additional amenities include an extensive driving range with grass tees, expansive putting green as well as a chipping area all to help work on and fine tune your game.

After golf, we invite you to unwind in our new clubhouse with your beverage of choice or enjoy a delicious meal. We can also customize food and beverage presentations for your group, regardless of the size.

We are proud to say that our amenities are second to none, however, our people make us the “Best In The Smokies!”. Ashley McGaha, PGA Head Golf Professional heads a people sensitive staff, all of which have the heart to serve.

Click below for Course Maps and Club Score Card:


 Questions to ucme4rx@gmail.com.

*NOTICE: August 11-13 - this is a change from the original date


Additional details about the 2017 golf clinics can be found on the Educational Events page or contact the Chapter Director of Golf Programs and Services at Golfeducation@ewgaknoxville.org


LPGA Teaching Professional Louise Ball has 20 years of teaching experience.
Call or e-mail Louise at the following -
Phone: 865-382-5575
Web Site: http://www.louisegolfball.com/
E-mail: Louisentenn@aol.com).



Please contact Louise Ball to register - 865-382-5575 or Louisentenn@aol.com

EWGA Clinics:

Drills and Skills, Tuesday April 18, 6-7 pm, Gettysvue GC
Bring your chair, come and relax at the range, enjoy a cocktail, and learn some new drills to help your full swing improve this season. Bring your clubs if you'd like to try some of the drills at the conclusion of the session.  $10 per person to cover the cost of beer and wine.

Free Friday Series, Gettysvue GC: 
Limited to the first 8 participants. Registration will open 1 week prior.
  • Friday April 28, 10-11 am. CANCELLED "Chipping and pitching" registration opens April 21.
  • Friday May 5, 10-11 am. "Drivers / woods / hybrids" registration opens April 28.
  • Friday May 19, 10-11 am. "No More 3 Putts!" registration opens May 12.
  • Friday, June 9, 10-11, am. "Hot Irons" registration opens June 2.
  • Friday, July 21, 10-11 am. "Beach Day" registration opens July 14.
First Swings New Golfer Series, April 12-May 24, Wednesdays 6-7 pm, Gettysvue GC - 7 weeks
$225 based on minimum of 3 participants.  Will take a maximum of 6. Lindy McGuire, LPGA, will be teaching this course with Louise.



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Let's Lower your Golf Score in 2017!

Learn how these golfers dropped 5 to 20 shots! Half the sessions on the golf course!

Lance Dunaway went from 102 to 86 in 10 weeks 
Rick Powers went from 110 to 95 in 10 weeks
Andy Maggard went from 84 to 80
Shayne Bradsfield went from 90 to 83 in 10 weeks
Rom Collins went from 115 to 95 in 10 weeks
Eric Abelgard went from 105 to 92 in 10 weeks.
and 9 others

Golf Transformation Program - 20 HOURS OR 12 HOURS 

10 weeks 20 Hours - $695
6 weeks 12 Hours - $480

Improve your Accuracy and Lower your Score with Fun purposeful practice and assessments to benchmark your improvement. Eliminate Blow Up Holes and Learn how to stay out of trouble on the golf course.

10 sessions - 5 sessions at Centennial Golf Academy and 5 sessions on Golf Course
6 Sessions - 3 at Centennial Golf Academy and 3 on Centennial Golf Course

Sessions meet on Wednesdays 9-11 AM or Thursdays 4-6 PM or Fridays 9-11 AM or Saturdays 9-11 AM

Sign Up Call Des at Phone 865-919-2126

Private Lessons also available.


Featured Sponsor-Knoxville Beverage


This month's featured sponsor is:

Knoxville Beverage Company
1335 East Weisgarber Road
Knoxville, TN 37909

Knoxville Beverage Company owes its success to our philosophy of selling and marketing premium brands from innovative producers and suppliers. We have also achieved success by offering popular priced brands that afford consumers great value. Our vision for the future is to continue to seek premium brands while recognizing a need for value in the marketplace.

Knoxville Beverages' portfolio is represented by a sales and management team with well over 100 years experience in the industry. We are now located in our new state of the art facility with the latest in software and logistics systems to better serve our customers today and well into the future.

 For a list of many of these products and other information, visit our KBC product's sponsor link.

Thank you for viewing our website and we remind you to enjoy our products responsibly. 



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