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Women's Ohio
State Amateur  

Defending Champion - Ail Green, Norwood

Women's Ohio
State mid-Amateur

2021 Champion - Suzi Spotleson, Canton

June 27 - jUNE 30, 2022

Ashland Golf Club, Ashland, OH

The Women's Ohio State Amateur and Mid-Amateurs' are WAGR ranked events.

Championship Summary

Championship Format:

The Championships are individual match play events with 18 holes of stroke play qualifying; players must enter either the State Amateur or the Mid-Amateur.  

The competition will be in two stages:   


(A) Stroke Play: 18 holes stroke play to determine flights for match play

The 32 low qualifiers comprise the championship flight in the State Amateur and Mid-Amateur.


In the State Amateur, all other flights shall consist of 16 or 8 players. If there is an insufficient number of players to fill a flight, the flight may be played as a stroke play event and/or a combination of stroke and match play, at the discretion of the WOSGA.

The Mid-Amateur only has a consolation bracket that will be comprised of the players who lose their matches on Tuesday. Seeding for matches in the consolation bracket maybe by drawing of the lot if there is an insufficient number of players or for other unforeseen reasons. 


(B) Match Play: General numerical draw is used.

The State Amateur and Mid-Amateur are single-elimination. 


State Amateur

  • No age limit

  • The player must have an individual up-to-date GHIN Handicap Index for women not exceeding 18.0.


  • Players must have reached their 30th birthday by June 27, 2022.

  • Mid-Amateur players must have an individual up-to-date GHIN Handicap Index for women not exceeding 25.0.


Field Size: The entire field is limited to 96 players: 64 in the State Amateur and 32 in the Mid-Amateur.  

Who Can Play:

  • Invitations are extended to amateur female golfers who (1) are members of a 2022 Women's Ohio State Golf Association (WOSGA) member club, or (2) maintain a GHIN Handicap Index® at an Ohio public course or a non-WOSGA member Ohio private club and are legal residents of Ohio, and (3) meet the handicap requirements.

    • A contestant is considered a legal resident of Ohio per WOSGA polices if their primary residence is in Ohio and they file their federal tax return listing their primary residence in Ohio as their home address, or if a minor whose custodial parent files their federal tax return listing their primary residence in Ohio as their home address. 

    • Proof of Ohio resident status may be required. Failure to provide proof of Ohio resident status, if requested, or being a non-resident of Ohio may result in your entry being rejected.  

    • See our Policies page for more information.

  • A player's eligibility is determined by their GHIN Handicap Index® in effect on the date their entry was received. 

Entry Fee:

  • Member - $225 - check the list of member clubs; if your club isn't a member they may be eligible to join WOSGA for $75

  • Non-Member - $250- public links players and members of private clubs that are not WOSGA members

  • The entry fee includes driving range balls, lunch on Monday and Tuesday, and prizes.


Entry Deadline:  Postmarked by June 6, 2022

Mail Entry Form and Fee: WOSGA State AM or Mid Am, 4786 Dressler Rd. NW, Canton, Ohio 44718

Player's Lunches: Lunch is available for players following Monday's and Tuesday's round and is included in the entry fee. Caddies and spectators may purchase food.   

Automotive Transportation and Walking: A player may use automotive transportation, carry their clubs, use their pull cart, or use a caddy.

Questions: For questions about the championship, the status of your entry, to withdraw, contact the Tournament Director.

Conditions of Competition and Local Rules

Tournament Policies

Tournament Director

Kaye Julian

C. 330-608-7202


Practice Rounds

Practice rounds are available on Sunday, June 26, 2022, beginning at 1:00 P.M. On a Sunday, the cost is $ 40.00+tx. to ride or $30.00+tx. to walk. The Club’s Rack Rate will be charged if you play on any other day but Sunday.


Contact the pro shop starting on Sunday, May 29, 2022, at (419) 289-3767 to schedule a practice round tee time. Contestants living within a 60-mile radius of the course are encouraged to arrange a practice round before Sunday, June 26, 2022; local players should contact the pro shop to check on availability and schedule their practice round.


All contestants must arrange their own practice rounds.

State Amateur

Approximate Yardage = 6211

Par - 72

Slope - 124

Rating -72


Approximate Yardage - 5594

Par - 72

Slope - 126

Rating - 71.7

Ali Green of Norwood defeated Katie Halinan of Loveland 1 up in the 18-hole final match of the Women's Ohio State Amateur. Both ladies survived a week of lightning and rain and played outstanding golf the last two days of the tournament.  Please scroll down to see the results of the other matches in this year's tournament.

Suzi Spotleson of Canton defeated Britt Platt 3 &1 to win her 3rd Women's Ohio State Mid-Amateur title.

2021 Results

Tournament Schedule
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