National Golf Coaches Association
The Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) — formerly known as the National Golf Coaches Association — is an organization formed in 1983 to promote women's intercollegiate golf. The vision of WGCA since its inception has been "to encourage the playing of intercollegiate golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition".
WHCA is governed by a 13-member Board of Directors and the headquarters is located in Coral Springs, Florida.
The WGCA gives out many awards, including:
- NGCA National Coach of the Year
- NGCA Assistant Coach of the Year
- Gladys Palmer Meritorious Service Award
- NGCA Founders Award
- PING Player of the Year
- NGCA Freshman of the Year
- Edith Cummings Munson Golf Award
- Dinah Shore Trophy Award
- Golfstat Cup Award
- Kim Moore Spirit Award
Hall of fame
- About WGCA. Women's Golf Coaches Association website. Retrieved on 2016-12-02.
- Women's golf. National Junior College Athletic Association website. Retrieved on 2016-12-02.
- Overview: Honors & Awards. WGCA website. Retrieved 2010-11-10.
- NGCA Hall of Fame webpage. NGCA website. Retrieved 2010-11-09.
- Coaches Hall of Fame Inductees. NGCA website. Retrieved 2010-11-09.
- NGCA Player Hall of Fame members. NGCA website. Retrieved 2010-11-09. See also: World Golf Hall of Fame#Women.