Obituary: Mike Turnesa Jr.
The Westchester Caddie Scholarship Fund mourns the loss of Mike Turnesa Jr., the longtime head golf professional at Rockville Links Club, and former assistant at Knollwood Country Club. Turnesa passed away on May 10. Obituary Born into one of the greatest golf family dynasties, Mike got his start as an assistant golf professional when he […]
WGA Caddie Scholarship Fund Kicks Off 2018 Season
On May 2, 2018, Board members, club representatives, and friends of the Fund attended the WGA CSF annual Kick Off Meeting at Scarsdale Golf Club in Hartsdale, NY. The Kick Off Meeting acts as the unofficial start of the season and it serves as the award ceremony for the 2017 Caddie Scholarship Special Recognition Awards. […]
Global Golf Post: Prominent Golf Organizations Partner on Youth Caddying Initiative
The Western Golf Association announced a new initiative focusing on promoting youth caddying and golf called Carry the Game. Read More in Global Golf Post.
$100,000 Bequest from Alumnus George J. Russ, Class of ’69
George J. Russ, CSF Class of ’69, was not closely involved with the WGA Caddie Scholarship Fund. In fact, no one on the CSF staff or Board of Directors had ever met him. However, through his estate, he left the largest contribution the Fund has ever received from an alumnus. What a wonderful surprise and […]