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When: Saturday, June 10; from 8:15 to 1:00 PM
Where:The Wee Course at Williams Creek
              2351 Dandridge Ave
              Knoxville, TN 37915
Fees: Free Clinic with Louise Ball; $15 Wee Course Greens Fee (includes cart)
Registration Deadline: June 6

Match Play Clinic, Saturday June 10, The Wee Course at Williams Creek (2351 Dandridge Ave, Knoxville, TN 37915). 8:15 AM Match Play Clinic (Indoors) / 9 AM Shotgun On-Course Match Play. Learn or refresh your knowledge of Match Play rules in a brief Clinic with Louise Ball and then head out for nine holes of Match Play!  The Clinic is free, $15 Wee Course Greens Fee (includes cart).

Click this link to REGISTER

The match play clinic will help anyone who plans to play in the Dixie Cup Event later this year, but it will also be fun to play just for the experience.

Thank you for participation in EWGA events

Kathy Hayes - Golf Education Director
EWGA Greater Knoxville Chapter


The 2017 Chapter Championship results are in:

The 2017 EWGA Championship
Greater Knoxville – Winners

It was a great day at Egwani Farms golf course on June 3rd.  Our chapter had 17 stroke players, competing in all 5 flights and 2 scramble teams .

Congratulations to all the winners and to everyone who competed.  (Full results can be seen by clicking on the Chapter Championship link above)

The following qualified to advance to the regional district competition which will be held at the Hot Springs Village Ponce Course in Hot Springs, Arkansas on July 22, 2017.

Championship Flight: 
Lynna Rader - 1st Low Gross
Mary Margaret Chapman - 1st Low Net

First Flight: 

Peggy Adcock - 1st Low Gross (playoff winner)
Karen Maneval - 1st Low Net

Second Flight:
Carol Grouty - 1st Low Gross
Charlotte Bonine - 1st Low Net

Third Flight:
 Nancy Magnon- 1st Low Gross

Fourth Flight
Karen Marsh - 1st Low Gross

Scramble Team: 1st Low Net
Peggy Brennemen (Team Captain)
Bonnie Yexley
SaDonna Prices
Barbara Cook

Scramble Team: 2nd Low Net
Nancy Swaggerty (Team Captain)
Nancy Schmidt
Darlene Bauguss
Teresa Riggs

Thanks to all the many volunteers, who under the leadership of Jane Collins, provided support and encouragement to all the participants.

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

  • 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

06.05.2017 - EWI (Executive Women's International) Golf Classic - Egwani Farms.

A number of local companies participate in our tournament from Pilot, Phillips & Jordan, Bertelkamp Automation, etc. They have media sponsors such as Knox News Sentinel, WBIR, PBS and B97.5. Proceeds from the tournament go to the Knox Youth Sports Challenger League, which provides organized athletic programs for special needs children who might not otherwise have an opportunity to play sports, and the EWI Scholarship program which help three outstanding local adult students in scholastic transition who are attending Pellissippi State Community College. As an FYI, last year they were able to donate $10,000 to the Challenger League and $9,000 to our Scholarship Program.  To sign up: jan.goedeke@uscellular.com or call her 865-777-7861.

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


Welcome to the 2017 EWGA Dixie Cup Challenge!

August 12-13, 2017 We are very excited to welcome you back to The Sevierville Golf Club and the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee for the annual Dixie Cup Challenge. The Greater Knoxville Chapter and H.O.T.S members are proud to host this year's competition at the beautiful Sevierville Golf Club, Sevierville TN. Accommodations are available at a variety of locations and can be independently booked. A few locations have been blocked until July 10, 2017 with overnight accommodations just minutes away at The Sevierville Golf Club. We are excited about the schedule of events and most importantly, we are excited to have our EWGA sisters join us for a weekend of golf, networking, and FUN! This year Dixie Cup will consist of two days of Match Play.
Registration is open! Registration Closes July 15th, 2017

Click here for Dixie Cup Registration

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:

Free Friday Series, Gettysvue GC: 

  • Friday, June 9, 10-11, am. "Hot Irons" registration opens June 2.
  • Friday, July 21, 10-11 am. "Beach Day" registration opens July 14.


Contact: desgolfpro@gmail.com

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: Louise Ball

This month's featured sponsor is:

Louise Ball
LPGA Teaching Professional

Recent LPGA Awards:

  • 2012 & 2014 LPGA MW Junior Golf Leadership Award
  • 2014 LPGA National Junior Golf Leadership Award
  • 2014 LPGA Goldie Bateson Service Award

Contact Louise at:
e-mail: louisentenn@aol.com


Louise Ball focuses on helping her students find their maximum potential. Her philosophy is student centered and based on sound fundamentals.

Louise believes in students finding enjoyment in playing golf, while learning the essentials of the game. A wide variety of clinics and golf schools provide students a chance to learn in a relaxed environment with peers of equal ability.
Make this your year to learn the game of a lifetime, or to reach your greatest golf potential.

Gettysvue's Website: www.GettysvueCC.com
Target Golf's Website: www.TargetGolf.net

Click this link for a current list of Chapter Sponsors




This month's featured sponsor is:

Swaggerty’s Farm
2827 Swaggerty Rd.
Kodak, TN 37764
(865) 933-2625

Since 1930, the Swaggerty family has been making what is quite possibly the best pork sausage you’ll every taste.

Click here for a complete list of the current Chapter Sponsors