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Par Tee Down Dayton Captures EWGA Cup at Troon North Golf Club

(Palm Beach Gardens, FL, December 15, 2014)— On December 7th and 8th, Troon North Golf Club hosted the Annual EWGA Cup Finals, one of the largest women’s amateur golf competitions to take place in the state of Arizona. Hailing from the Midwest, Par Tee Down Dayton from Dayton, OH defeated a field of 33 teams to capture their first victory as the overall champions of the 2014 EWGA Cup Finals.

On the final day of competition, it was a white-knuckle finish with three teams in a sudden death final playoff. Par Tee Down Dayton claimed 1st place, followed by Tampa Bay on Par and OK Thunderstix.

The 36-hole EWGA Cup Finals consisted of 264 women amateur golfers who advanced beyond local chapter qualifiers to the Finals. The final field represented 33 EWGA chapters across the U.S and Canada.

Competitors played in Four Ball and Singles Match Play. The cup’s format encourages women of all skill levels to compete, underscoring the EWGA’s mantra to enhance the careers and lives of working women through golf.  More than 700 participants nationwide entered the Cup Finals qualifiers this year, which began in September.

EWGA Cup Finals winners are:

  1. Par Tee Down Dayton (Dayton, OH Chapter)
  2. Tampa Bay On Par (Tampa, FL Chapter)
  3. OK Thunder Stix (Metro Oklahoma City, OK Chapter)
  4. Rochachas (Rochester Region, NY Chapter)
  5. Chicago Match-Stix (Chicago Metro, IL Chapter)
  6. No Pueblemos (Tucson/Old Pueblo, AZ Chapter)
  7. Yinz Gals (Pittsburgh, PA Chapter)
  8. River City Positrons (Boston, MA)
  9. 1-Up (Chicago Metro, IL Chapter)
  10. Magic City Swingers (Birmingham, AL Chapter)

Scorecard playoffs were used to settle ties for second and third place.

Complete results can be found at: http://www.ewgacup.com/results

About the EWGA

The EWGA is THE Golf Community for Women. As the largest women-focused national amateur golf association in the United States with chapters in nearly every U.S. major market and corporate center, the EWGA has connected more than 100,000 women who share a passion for cultivating relationships and enjoying the game. Offering a wide range of affordable organized golf activities and educational programs, this award-winning association has been bringing women together through golf since 1991. EWGA Chapters are located in more than 120 cities throughout the United States as well as international locations including Bermuda, Canada, Italy and South Africa, enabling EWGA members to become active participants in hundreds of communities.   

For more information about the EWGA and membership, visit www.ewga.com

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