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HOOVER, AL (January 13, 2020) - The Alabama Golf Association (AGA) has announced its annual educational series of USGA Rules of Golf & World Handicap System Seminars for 2020. The seminars are free of charge to attendees, who will view a narrated computer presentation on the major changes in the 2019 Rules of Golf along with key changes in the World Handicap System followed by question and answer sessions....

HOOVER, AL (January 9, 2020) -- Four first timers and two previous winners have been named 2019 Alabama Amateur Players of the Year by the Alabama Golf Association (AGA). The Alabama Amateur Player of the Year awards are presented to the number one ranked individual in each of six categories at the end of the calendar year based on the AGA’s state amateur ranking system except for the two junior awards...

HOOVER, Ala. (November 14, 2019) – The World Handicap System is set to debut on January 1, 2020 (score posting will begin on January 6) and will allow golfers to play on an equitable and fair basis around the globe. This new system will include a number of new concepts and terms for golfer around the world to learn. Here are five things to know: 1. Your Handicap Index may change But that’s ok!...

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