In 1928 the Women's Alabama Golf Association was born. The first Amateur Championship was held at the Country Club of Birmingham in 1929.
The purpose of the Association is to:
Sadie's work as president of the WAGA, a position she held from its beginning in 1928 to 1956, is a remarkable achievement. She became an expert on the USGA Rules of Golf and tolerated no infractions. As knowledge of her expertise spread, she was called on to make rulings for men's tournaments as well as women's. In 1967 Sadie Roberts was elected to the Birmingham Golf Association Hall of Fame.
(Author- Mary Virginia Pounds Brown)
2009 WAGA State Four-Ball
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