Approaching the end of 2019, preparing for 2020:
BSMGA Board Chairman Harvey Gammon, Jim Andersen and Russ Coddington
attended the final North Atlanta Senior Men’s Golf Association BoardMeeting at
Eagle Watch CC on Monday, December 9. One major focus wasa review of the 2019 season, which went exceedingly well. From Berkeley and the other clubs in the North East Seniors, we expressedour satisfaction with our merger into NASMGA. Current membershipstands at 17 participating country clubs and 758 members. Preliminary
schedules of tournaments in 2020, planning for match play and theintegration of the
new USGA Handicap System was discussed. The firstNASMGA tournament will be at the Rivermont CC in March. At theconclusion of the meeting, elections were held for the 2020 officers. Harvey Gammon was nominated and elected Vice President of NASMGA.
The Senior Board is working with the Golf Committee to schedule 5 senior tournaments in 2020 including a one day member-guest. Also included will be a Senior Stableford, Ringer Tournament, Senior Net Championship and Senior Member-Member.
A list of Berkeley Senior events will be finalized by February 15.
Berkeley Hills will continue its membership with the North Atlanta Senior Men's Golf Associattion (NASMGA) and as a member of the Berkeley Hills Senior Men's Golf Association, you are automatically a member of NASMGA. If you have some ideas to make the future more fun, more competitive, more inclusive, please let the BSMGA Board know. Contact
Other Berkeley Senior News:
Holiday Social at Berkeley on Friday, December 13:
We had a very nice turnout for the Senior Social. Most stayed on for dinner at the club. It’s
a very interesting dynamic when your buddies meet your wife and your wife meets your buddies.
Berkeley Senior Golfer of the Year:
While the “Senior Golfer of the Year” will start in 2020 The BSMGA Board voted to inaugurate the program by selecting Barney Tyler and Ray Meyer this year in appreciation
for the service and dedication to the seniors in Berkeley. Their names will be first on the plaque to be placed in the club house.
North Atlanta Senior Men’s Golf Association – 2020 Schedule of Tournaments
Hosting Club Date Start Time Format
Rivermont 3/24/20 TBD ABCD 2 Low Net
Woodmont 4/22/20 Shamble
St. Ives 5/19/20 Step Aside
Fairways of Canton 6/26/20 ABCD 1 Gr – 1 Net
Indian Hills 7/27/20 ABCD
Crooked Creek 8/20/20 Shamble
Country Club of Roswell 9/24/20 2 Man Best Ball
Windermere 10/20/20 Championship
Come out and participate in the scheduled tournaments, the week day tournaments, the Senior Interclub Tournaments, and Senior Match Play. Questions to