CSF News

Caddie Story, News Update

Five Caddies Awarded MGACSF Evans Scholarships

GLENVIEW, IL – Five student caddies from the state of Connecticut have been awarded the Metropolitan Golf Association Caddie Scholarship Fund (MGACSF) Evans Scholarship, a full housing and tuition college scholarship for deserving caddies, following a selection interview held at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York, on Feb. 6. The students will begin […]

Spotlight

Family Ties to MGACSF for Bill Nardiello & Polly Sparling

Nearly 70 years after Willie Turnesa and Udo Reinach worked together to establish the MGA Caddie Scholarship Fund, Turnesa’s daughter Polly Sparling and Reinach’s grandson Bill Nardiello continue to carry on the tradition of giving back and supporting the Fund. In 1956, before Sparling and Nardiello were born, Willie Turnesa, one of the most successful […]

Caddie Story, Spotlight

Scholar Spotlight: Morgan Squires

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (January 23, 2023) – Communication, confidence, direction, and opportunity are just a few benefits Morgan Squires has received as a caddie. The three-year caddie at Rockrimmon Country Club in Stamford, Conn., didn’t know what to expect when she took her first loop, but now recognizes all the positives that caddieing can bring a […]

News Update

MGACSF Surpasses 3,000 Recipients

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (January 10, 2024) – The 2023-24 MGA Caddie Scholarship Fund class pushed the Fund past 3,000 scholars who have received aid since its inception in 1956. The class of 2023-24 featured 190 scholars who are attending 110 colleges, universities, and trade schools across the country. The Fund’s tuition commitment rose to over $1,000,000 […]

Caddie Story, News Update, Spotlight

Catching Up with JMS Scholars Eikoh Hayashi & Sam Masters

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (January 4, 2024) – The MGA Foundation is proud to share that the first two recipients of the Jay Mottola Scholarship, Eikoh Hayashi (2022 recipient) and Sam Masters (2020 recipient), have graduated from college. The young men shared post-college updates with the MGAF. Where did you attend college, and what did you study? […]

News Update

Happy Holidays from the MGACSF

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (December 23, 2023) – The MGACSF wishes all its friends and supporters a safe and happy holiday season and new year. The MGA Caddie Scholarship offices will be closed from December 25 to January 2.  

News Update

2023 Year in Review

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (December 18, 2023) – The 2023 year was another successful and impactful one for the MGA Caddie Scholarship Fund. The MGACSF surpassed 3,000 scholar alums with the class of 2023-24. This year’s class totaled 190 recipients, representing 52 area clubs, that attended 110 colleges, universities, or trade schools. The tuition commitment for this […]