TRGA Championship Entry Info

  • Thursday, August 3, 2023‎

August 19 @ Forest Hills    August 20 @ La Crosse CC

River Run Junior 8:45am Start

  • Wednesday, July 26, 2023‎

Due to morning thunderstorms, Today's TRGA Junior event will be a shotgun start at 8:45am.

River Run Golf Course Pairings

  • Sunday, July 23, 2023‎

River Run Updated Pairings...8:45am Shotgun Start

Hiawatha Golf Course Pairings

  • Saturday, July 15, 2023‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 am    Spencer Gault, Matt Tillman

Walsh Golf Center Pairings

  • Wednesday, July 12, 2023‎

Boys 12-13...7:30 am    Oliver Allind, Landon Jaszewski, Tyler Ruger

Drugan's Castle Mound Pairings

  • Monday, July 10, 2023‎

Boys 15-17...7:30am   Maddox Herlitzke, Tyler Arenz

Cedar Creek RulesNotice

  • Saturday, June 24, 2023‎

USGA Rules Govern Play...Tees:

Cedar Creek Tee Times

  • Thursday, June 22, 2023‎

Tee times for the TRGA Cedar Creek Open will be posted tonight (June 22) at approximately 11:00 p.m.

TRGA JR Coulee Tee Times

  • Friday, June 16, 2023‎

TRGA Juniors Coulee Golf Bowl pairings are now posted on TRGA Juniors page

Coulee Golf Bowl Pairings

  • Friday, June 16, 2023‎

Coulee Golf Bowl Pairings...Monday, June 19, 2023

2023 TRGA Juniors Entry Form

  • Thursday, June 1, 2023‎


TRGA Juniors Schedule

  • Thursday, May 11, 2023‎

The 2023 TRGA Juniors schedule will feature two 9-hole events for boys and girls ages 8-13 and three tournaments for players 12-18 years old.  9-Hole...


  • Saturday, April 22, 2023‎

Due to today's snow, the TRGA Valley High Open is postponed.  The new event date is July 23.

Valley High Reschedule Details

  • Saturday, April 22, 2023‎

Due to the snowfall,  2023 TRGA Valley High Open date has been moved to Sunday, July 23.

The Final Meltdown

  • Monday, April 17, 2023‎

To the surprise of very few, our area was blasted with one final (we hope) pile of snow on Sunday.   However, The Valley High Open,  the TRGA's first...

TRGA 2023 Season Schedule is Set

  • Sunday, February 19, 2023‎

The 2023 Three Rivers Golf Association season will again feature nine regular-season 18-hole events and the traditional 36-hole Season Championship....It...

TRGA Round 2 Tee Times

  • Saturday, August 20, 2022‎

Tee Times TRGA Championship

TRGA Championship Details

  • Wednesday, August 10, 2022‎

TRGA CHAMPIONSHIP...Entry Fee: $110 (walking)

TRGA JR at Hiawatha Cancelled

  • Wednesday, August 3, 2022‎

Due to severe weather, Wednesday's TRGA event at Hiawatha has been CANCELLED

Hiawatha Pairings

  • Saturday, July 30, 2022‎

Boys 14-15...7:30 am     Ryder Erickson, Gavyn Hansen, Casey Fugina

River Run Pairings

  • Monday, July 25, 2022‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 am     Rylan Tomashek, Spencer Aebly

River Run Pairings

  • Monday, July 25, 2022‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 am     Rylan Tomashek, Spencer Aebly

TRGA Walsh Junior Event Cancelled

  • Friday, July 15, 2022‎

Today's TRGA Junior event at Walsh Golf Center has been CANCELLED due to severe weather

Cedar Creek Pairings

  • Friday, July 8, 2022‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 a.m.     Evan Hawkins, Cole Sobotta

Walsh Golf Center Pairings

  • Friday, July 8, 2022‎

Today's TRGA Juniors event at Walsh Golf Center has been CANCELLED due to severe weather.

Drugan's Castle Mound Pairings

  • Sunday, July 3, 2022‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 a.m.    Caleb Jannson, Cole Sobotta

Coulee Golf Bowl Pairings

  • Saturday, June 11, 2022‎

Boys 10-11...8:00 a.m.    Asher Andel, Casen Hollnagel

2022 TRGA Schedule is set

  • Tuesday, February 1, 2022‎

The Three Rivers Golf Association season is coming soon to a course near you.

TRGA Championship is All Dunn

  • Sunday, August 22, 2021‎

Jake Dunn didn't have his best stuff Sunday in round two of the Three Rivers Golf Championship, but he had enough to hold on to win.   Dunn's first-round...

TRGA Championship Information

  • Thursday, August 12, 2021‎

TRGA Championship:  August 21-22


  • Tuesday, July 27, 2021‎

Girls 16-18...7:30 a.m.  Brin Neumann, Madeline Ewers


  • Sunday, July 25, 2021‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 a.m.    Gavin Rinhart, David Werwinski, Kade Smith


  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021‎

8:00 a.m.   Logan Pinnow, Grayson Andel, Owen Hoehn


  • Wednesday, July 7, 2021‎

Starting Times are DELAYED 1-Hour for the TRGA Juniors Drugan's Open.  (July 7) 


  • Sunday, July 4, 2021‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 a.m.    Sam Dobbins, David Werwinski, Karson Holien

New Date for TRGA Cedar Creek Open

  • Tuesday, June 29, 2021‎

   The TRGA Cedar Creek Open will be played on Sunday, July 25.     The event was rained-out on Sunday when more than 5 inches of rain flooded parts...

Cedar Creek Open CANCELLED

  • Sunday, June 27, 2021‎

 Due to flooding, the TRGA Cedar Creek Open has been cancelled.   Storms dumped more than 5 inches of rain on The Golf Course at Cedar Creek Saturday. ...


  • Sunday, June 20, 2021‎

7:30 a.m.  Kade Smith, David Werwinski, Evan Hawkins


  • Friday, June 18, 2021‎

7:30 a.m.    Ayden Dirks, Spencer Gault

TRGA Juniors Tournament Info

  • Thursday, June 17, 2021‎

Tee Times will be available 3 days prior to event

Tee Times Castle Mound Open

  • Thursday, June 3, 2021‎

Starting times for the TRGA Castle Mound Open will be released tonight at 1030 p.m.

Frost Delay TRGA River Run Open

  • Saturday, May 29, 2021‎

30-Minute FROST DELAY for today's TRGA River Run Open.

2021 TRGA Juniors Schedule

  • Sunday, May 16, 2021‎

9-Hole Events (Ages 8-13)...Monday, June 21        Coulee Golf Bowl

TRGA Juniors Will Play in 2021

  • Monday, May 3, 2021‎

 There will be a TRGA Juniors season this summer!   After a pandemic related pause in 2020, young players will be back playing competitive golf again. ...

2021 TRGA Season Schedule Set

  • Saturday, January 16, 2021‎

v>The 2021 Three Rivers Golf Association schedule will begin Saturday, April 24.  The TRGA will conduct eight 18-hole regular-season events and the...

Sunday Belongs to Church

  • Sunday, August 23, 2020‎

Facing a four-stroke deficit going into the final round of the TRGA Championship, Tyler Church knew he needed to make some birdies Sunday at The La...

TRGA Players of the Year

  • Sunday, August 23, 2020‎

Congratulations to the 2020 TRGA Players of the Year

Dan Breeden is TRGA Sportsmanship Recipient

  • Sunday, August 23, 2020‎

Congratulations to Dan Breeden, who has been named the 2020 Sportsmanship of the Year recipient.

TRGA Championship Pairings Day-2

  • Saturday, August 22, 2020‎

Gold Flight...7:30am    M.Fortin, L.Huegel

TRGA Championship Entry Information

  • Friday, August 7, 2020‎

2020 TRGA Championship...August 22-23

2020 TRGA Juniors Season Cancelled

  • Monday, June 1, 2020‎

 Due to the COVID-19 situation, the 2020 TRGA Juniors season has been cancelled.  The TRGA will be returning all paid entries.  We are looking forward...

TRGA Juniors Update

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2020‎

A final decision on the status of the 2020 TRGA Juniors season will be made on June 1, 2020. If the season is cancelled, all paid entries will be refunded....

TRGA Entry Changes

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2020‎

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the TRGA drop box at Forest Hills is no longer available.

Margaret "Squib" Olsen

  • Monday, May 4, 2020‎

We all lost a great friend last week. Long-time TRGA Executive Director Margaret Olsen passed away, leaving behind hundreds of golfers and non-golfers...

2020 TRGA Tees Off May 30

  • Wednesday, April 29, 2020‎

Barring any setbacks, the 2020 TRGA season will get started Saturday, May 30 at River Run Golf Course in Sparta, WI.

Looking forward to some fun; how things might change

  • Tuesday, April 7, 2020‎

In these difficult times, it’s nice, on occasion, to look forward to something fun, like tournament golf. If/when the 2020 TRGA season starts, it will,...

TRGA COVID-19 Update

  • Friday, April 3, 2020‎

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the TRGA Valley High Open scheduled for April 19, 2020 has been POSTPONED.

TRGA Turns 25

  • Saturday, February 15, 2020‎

In 1996, Macarena was the number-1 song in the country.   In 1996, Americans were in the theater,  scared to death, watching the hit movie Twister. ...

TRGA 2-Person Best Ball Results

  • Sunday, September 22, 2019‎

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TRGA Cedar Creek Best-Ball Pairings/Handicaps

  • Thursday, September 19, 2019‎

TRGA Cedar Creek Best-Ball Pairings

TRGA Cedar Creek 2-Person Best- Ball Entry Info

  • Tuesday, September 10, 2019‎


TRGA Cedar Creek 2-Person Best- Ball Entry Info

  • Tuesday, September 10, 2019‎


Skogen Wins Big at TRGA Championship

  • Sunday, August 25, 2019‎

In the most dominating performance in the 24-year history of the TRGA, Ben Skogen won the TRGA Championship Tournament by 21 strokes. Skogen, took control...


  • Monday, August 19, 2019‎

$100 Entry Fee for 2019 TRGA Championship

Ettrick Tournament Pairings

  • Wednesday, July 24, 2019‎

Boys/Girls 12-13...8:00 a.m.    Tyler Arenz, Elise Tomashek

Hiawatha Tournament Pairings

  • Friday, July 19, 2019‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 a.m.   Kade Gnewikow, Austin Erickson

River Run Tournament Pairings

  • Thursday, July 11, 2019‎

BOYS 16-18...7;30 a.m.    Benjamin Wittenberg, Jacob Jandro

Walsh Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 8, 2019‎

BOYS12-13...7:30 a.m.    Nathan Wintheiser, Tyler Arenz, Hunter Downing

Cedar Creek Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 8, 2019‎

BOYS 16-18...7:15 a.m.   Ryan Schlimgen, Jacob Jandro, Jacob Daily

Playoff Fever at Fox

  • Sunday, July 7, 2019‎

Fox Hollow Golf Club just outside La Crosse was the scene of the most competitive event of the 2019 TRGA season.   The day turned into one fantastic...

Forest Hills Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, July 7, 2019‎

Boys 16-18...7:25 a.m.      Ryan Schlimgen, Jacob Daily

No Snow this time at Valley High

  • Saturday, July 6, 2019‎

The twice postponed TRGA Valley High Open was played Saturday in near-perfect weather in Houston, MN.    No snow this time as the golf heated-up as...

Cedar Valley Open delayed by 1 hour

  • Sunday, June 30, 2019‎

Due to weather, the Cedar Valley Open is DELAYED BY 1 HOUR

Relentless TRGA Players Beat the Weather This Time

  • Sunday, June 30, 2019‎

It's becoming a weekly routine.   TRGA golfers layer-up with rain gear and plan on getting home late.   Mother Nature did her best to disrupt the TRGA...

Thousand Dollar Ace

  • Saturday, June 29, 2019‎

A word of advice for those of you playing in Sunday's TRGA Cedar Valley Open.   Don't play to the safe side of the green on the par-3 11th hole.   Take...

Church and Ziegelbauer beat the rain

  • Friday, June 28, 2019‎

Weather continued to be a factor as the 2019 TRGA season rolled into The Golf Club at Cedar Creek last Sunday.  Sprinkles and moments of sunshine gave...

Cedar Creek 2019 Notes – Points, Replacement and Indexes

  • Friday, June 28, 2019‎

Due to the inability to complete a tournament for Men's Third flight, all Men's Flighted events were deemed to be unofficial, resulting in no points...

Castle Mound Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, June 23, 2019‎

Boys 16-18...7:30 a.m.   Jake Krause,  Jacob Jandro

Coulee Golf Tournament Pairings

  • Saturday, June 15, 2019‎

7:30 a.m.   Luke Taebel, Tyler Arenz

River Run Open Underway. Start times delayed by 25 minutes

  • Saturday, June 1, 2019‎

As of 7:15 a.m the TRGA River Run Open is in a RAIN DELAY.   Play will begin after the storm moves out of the area.

River Run Open to start at 7:55 a.m.

  • Saturday, June 1, 2019‎

The TRGA River Run Open will start at 7:55 a.m.    All tee times are pushed back 25 minutes from original schedule.

New dates for 3 TRGA Events

  • Saturday, May 25, 2019‎


Cedar Valley Open Postponed due to weather

  • Sunday, May 19, 2019‎

Due to heavy overnight rainfall, the 2019 TRGA Cedar Valley Open has been postponed.   The event will be re-scheduled.  The new date has not been determined.

Cedar Valley Open Postponed due to weather

  • Sunday, May 19, 2019‎

The TRGA Cedar Valley Open has been postponed, due to heavy overnight rainfall.    The event will be re-scheduled.  A new date has not yet been determined.

Valley High Open Scheduled for July 6

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019‎

The 2019 TRGA Valley HIgh Open is scheduled for Saturday, July 6.     The event was snowed-out twice in April.   "If it snows again this time, we will...

Cedar Valley Open Features New Look

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019‎

TRGA Cedar Valley Open, scheduled for Sunday, May 19, will present nine new challenges for competitors.    For the first time the event will feature...

Skogen Wins TRGA Opener With Putting Magic

  • Sunday, May 5, 2019‎

For 16 holes, Ben Skogen couldn't quite get a feel for the green speeds at Viroqua Hills Golf Course.    Then he did.   The Onalaska High School graduate...

TRGA Valley High Open Postponed. AGAIN

  • Thursday, April 25, 2019‎

Due to more winter weather headed our way, the 2019 Valley High Open has been postponed. Saturday's forecast is calling for temperatures in the 30's...

TRGA Valley High Open Postponed

  • Wednesday, April 10, 2019‎

Three Rivers Golf Association players will have to wait a couple weeks for their season-opener.    The TRGA Valley High Open scheduled for Saturday,...

Excitement and Change Highlight 2019 TRGA Season

  • Thursday, February 28, 2019‎

It started in 1996. Now, almost a quarter-century later, the Three Rivers Golf Association is one of the top tournament associations in the United States. ...

TRGA 2-Person Best Ball Results

  • Sunday, September 16, 2018‎

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TRGA 2-Person Best Ball Pairings

  • Thursday, September 13, 2018‎

Pairings for the TRGA 2-Person Best Ball at the Golf Club at Cedar Creek will be available on-line Thursday night by 8:00pm.

TRGA Cedar Creek 2-Person Best Ball Pairings

  • Thursday, September 13, 2018‎

Sunday, September 16...1:00 pm Shotgun Start

Championship Registration

  • Sunday, August 19, 2018‎

It's time to register for the 2018 TRGA Championship.  The 36-hole event is scheduled for August 25-26.   The first round will be played at Forest Hills...

TRGA Cedar Creek 2-Person Best-Ball Registration

  • Sunday, August 19, 2018‎

How to Register for TRGA Cedar Creek 2-Person Best-Ball September 16

Ettrick Tournament Pairings

  • Wednesday, July 25, 2018‎

TRGA JUNIORS...Ettrick      Monday, July 30

Hiawatha Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, July 22, 2018‎

TRGA JUNIORS    Hiawatha   Friday, July 27,2018

Cedar Creek Tournament Pairings

  • Thursday, July 12, 2018‎

Boys 16-18...7:30am    Ryan Schlimgen, Austin Erickson, 

River Run Tournament Pairings

  • Thursday, July 12, 2018‎

Boys 16-18...7:30am    Andy Odom, Jacob Jandro, Jake Krause

Walsh Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 9, 2018‎

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Forest Hills Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, July 8, 2018‎

TRGA JUNIORS Forest Hills/Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Castle Mound Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, June 25, 2018‎

TRGA Juniors/Drugan;s Castle Mound

TRGA Juniors Coulee Open

  • Monday, June 18, 2018‎


Coulee Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, June 18, 2018‎

Coulee Golf Bowl     Pairings for Monday, July 23

TRGA Cedar Creek Open Rescheduled for Sunday, August 12

  • Friday, June 8, 2018‎

The 2018 TRGA Cedar Creek Open which was originally scheduled for June 24 has been rescheduled for Sunday, August 12.   Like several other courses in...

Registration Deadline and Pairing Date Change

  • Wednesday, May 2, 2018‎

Effective immediately, the deadline for event registration will now be the Wednesday prior to the event, one day later.  Additionally, pairings will...

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  • Friday, April 20, 2018‎

Hello TRGA Golfers,... 59,59,64,68,67,59,63,65,65,63

New Host for TRGA Championship Highlights 2018 Schedule

  • Friday, February 2, 2018‎

The Three Rivers Golf Association will have a few new looks for 2018. The TRGA adult schedule will start on April 28 at Valley High and finishes with...

TRGA 2-Person Best Ball Results

  • Sunday, September 17, 2017‎

Ryan and Trevor Schultz won a scorecard playoff over Steve Sjolander/Lynn Lenz and Jim Socha/Tom Desjarlais to win the 2017 TRGA 2-Person Best Ball...

TRGA Cedar Creek 2-Person Best-Ball Registration

  • Tuesday, September 5, 2017‎

How to Register for TRGA Cedar Creek 2-Person Best-Ball     September 17


  • Sunday, August 20, 2017‎

It's time to register for the 2017 TRGA Championship.  The 36-hole event is scheduled for August 26-27.   The first round will be played at The Bridges...

River Run Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 24, 2017‎


Hiawatha Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 24, 2017‎


Ettrick Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 24, 2017‎


Trempealeau Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, July 9, 2017‎

TRGA JUNIORS   Trempealeau Mountain Pairings   July 12, 2017

Walsh Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, July 9, 2017‎

TRGA JUNIORS     Walsh Golf Center      July 14, 2017

Castle Mound Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 3, 2017‎

TRGA Junior @ Drugans       Thursday, July 6, 2017 

Coulee Tournament Pairings

  • Friday, June 23, 2017‎

TRGA Juniors...Coulee Golf Bowl Pairings

Cedar Creek Tournament Pairings

  • Friday, June 9, 2017‎

Boys 16-18...7:30am    Ethan Beal, Josh Johnson, Jake Kirchner

TRGA Golfers Battle Elements Again

  • Sunday, May 21, 2017‎

At least there was no snow, or hail or mudslides.   But there was also no sun and little, if any heat.   The TRGA's fourth event of the season was played...

TRGA Releases 2017 Adult Schedule

  • Thursday, January 26, 2017‎

The TRGA has released the 2017 adult schedule, which will again include 10 regular-season 18-hole events and the 36-hole two-day TRGA Championship in...

2016 Two Person Best Ball Results

  • Saturday, September 24, 2016‎

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  • Saturday, August 27, 2016‎

PAIRINGS FOR FINAL ROUND of TRGA CHAMPIONSHIP (Sunday, August 28, 2016 at LaCrosse Country Club)

Championship Pairings

  • Tuesday, August 23, 2016‎

Saturday's Round 1 Pairings will be posted on Thursday.

Time to Enter TRGA Championship

  • Wednesday, August 17, 2016‎

As we head into the last regular-season weekend of the TRGA season, it's time to enter the TRGA Championship, scheduled for next week at The Bridges...

Ettrick Golf Course Pairings

  • Thursday, July 28, 2016‎

Boys 12-13...8:30am   Will Chafoulias, Brett Berget, Owen Davison

Hiawatha Tournament Pairings

  • Wednesday, July 27, 2016‎

Boys 16-18...9:10am   Jordan Wachowiak, Will Sibenaller, Trey Gnewikow

Sparta Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, July 24, 2016‎

Boys 16-18...7:30am   Trey Stendalen, Riley Jorgenson

Trempealeau Mountain Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, July 11, 2016‎

Boys 16-18...7:30am  Bryce Galewski, Will Sibenaller

Castle Mound Tournament Pairings

  • Sunday, July 3, 2016‎

Drugan's Castle Mound Pairings

Walsh Golf Center Pairings

  • Sunday, July 3, 2016‎

Boys 12-13...8:30am  Will Chafoulias, Sam Dobbins, Ben Swift

Cedar Creek Tournament Pairings

  • Monday, June 27, 2016‎

TRGA JUNIOR CEDAR CREEK OPEN--Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Williamson wins at Cedar Creek

  • Sunday, June 26, 2016‎

Paul Williamson knows there are many ways to win a golf tournament.  Sometimes it can be a grind, where one par after another gets the job done.  Other...

TRGA Coulee Junior Event Postponed

  • Monday, June 13, 2016‎

The TRGA Junior event scheduled for Monday, June 13 has been postponed at 6:41 am due to severe weather moving into the area this morning.  


  • Sunday, June 12, 2016‎


Drugan's event DELAYED

  • Sunday, June 12, 2016‎

Today's TRGA event at Drugan's Castle Mound has been delayed 2 1/2 hours.

Dirks wins shootout at Drugan's

  • Sunday, June 12, 2016‎

Onalaska native Josh Dirks pulled out a dramatic win Sunday in the TRGA Drugan's  Castle Mound Open.  

Castle Mound King

  • Thursday, June 9, 2016‎

21 Men's Championship players will battle to become the King of Castle Mound on Sunday.    It's the largest championship flight field of the 2016 season....

Drugan's TRGA Tee Times available Thursday

  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016‎

Tee times for Sunday's TRGA event at Drugan's Castle Mound in Holmen, WI will be posted on the TRGA website Thursday afternoon.

Coulee Golf Bowl Pairings

  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016‎


Bridges Tournament Pairings

  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016‎

Boys 16-18...9:00am    Josh Johnson, Jordan Wachowiak

Golfing weather to return for Cedar Valley

  • Friday, May 20, 2016‎

Please Understand I'm not recommending that you take your winter hat, rain gloves, thermal underwear or any other January-type survival gear out of...

It's Dobbe Again

  • Sunday, May 15, 2016‎

Viroqua native Troy Dobbe should feel right at home at Viroqua Hills Golf Course.  But this comfortable?  Dobbe won the TRGA Viroqua Hills Open for...

Can Dobbe do it again?

  • Friday, May 13, 2016‎

When it comes to the TRGA Viroqua Hills Open, there is clearly one solid favorite to win the men's championship flight.  He is Troy Dobbe.  The Viroqua...

Alternate Shot by Steve Crogan

  • Friday, May 13, 2016‎

In 1996 the Dallas Cowboys won Super Bowl XXX.  The New York Yankees won the World Series.  Steve Jones (who?) won the U.S. Open.  The quote of the...

TRGA Returns to Valley High

  • Saturday, April 30, 2016‎

Conditions for the TRGA's season-opening event were very good and less than ideal.   Valley High Golf Club was in great condition for the 51 players...

TRGA Opening Weekend Arrives

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016‎

The 2016 TRGA season will arrive in just a couple days.  And season number 21 will start like no other.   A double-header awaits many players who are...

Fox Hollow to Host Second Day of TRGA Opening Weekend

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016‎

TRGA Opening Weekend promises to be an outstanding weekend for area golfers.   Those who play well in the Valley High Open on Saturday, April 30, will...

Looking forward to a new season

  • Saturday, February 27, 2016‎

As I'm watching television coverage of Adam Scott hitting back-to-back Titleists into the lake at the Honda Classic, it occurs to me that I could be...

TRGA Set for 2016 Season

  • Saturday, January 16, 2016‎

After a memorable 20th season, the TRGA has a few changes in store for 2016. Season number-21 will include:

  • a new tournament
  • a...

Windy, difficult conditions keep players guessing

  • Sunday, August 23, 2015‎

36 holes just wasn't enough.  The Three Rivers Golf Association went an extra, dramatic 37th hole at the LaCrosse Country Club.   With a par...

It's Championship Weekend for the Three Rivers Golf Association

  • Wednesday, August 19, 2015‎

The TRGA's 20th season will, in all likelihood, come to a dramatic conclusion this weekend.  Player-of-the-Year races are still wide open heading...

Low scoring in regular season final

  • Saturday, August 8, 2015‎

Low scoring was the theme for the TRGA's regular season final on Saturday at River Run Golf Club in Sparta, WI.  As usual Tom McClintock was firing...

Player-of-the-Year still undecided

  • Thursday, August 6, 2015‎

With Player-of-the-Year titles still very much undecided, the Three Rivers Golf Association heads to River Run Golf Club in Sparta for the 9th and final...

TRGA receives State Amateur Exemption

  • Thursday, August 6, 2015‎

The Championship Flight Winner of this year's TRGA Championship will be competing in the 2016 Wisconsin State Amateur.  That's the news coming...

Wild finish in 5th Flight caps day

  • Sunday, July 26, 2015‎

It took Mike Drugan very little time to recover from a rough start Sunday at the TRGA Trempealeau Mountain Open.    Drugan made a bogey on...

Avoid the 'round ruiner'

  • Thursday, July 23, 2015‎

Trempealeau Mountain just might be the TRGA's most unique golf course.  It has a little bit of a links feel but with lots of trees.  On Sunday...

McClintock Aces the Field in Tomah

  • Sunday, July 19, 2015‎

On the strength of the third hole-in-one of his career, Tom McClintock picked up another TRGA win at the Hiawatha Golf Club in Tomah, WI on Sunday....

TRGA Heads Into Home Stretch

  • Thursday, July 16, 2015‎

It might seem like we just got started, but the TRGA season is already heading down the home stretch.  There are only three events to go before the...

Williamson Makes Late Charge to Win

  • Sunday, June 28, 2015‎

Paul Williamson spent most of his day searching for something that would work.  On Sunday, at the TRGA Cedar Creek Open,  he found that something just...

Next Stop: Cedar Creek

  • Thursday, June 25, 2015‎

A very tough test of golf awaits more than 100 players on Sunday, June 28.  The TRGA makes The Golf Club at Cedar Creek its sixth stop of the 2015 season....

TRGA Reaches the Regular Season Midpoint

  • Wednesday, June 17, 2015‎

The TRGA regular season reached its midpoint Sunday at Drugan's Castle Mound in Holmen, WI. More than 100 players were greeted by a beautiful golf course...

Castle Mound has always been an excellent test of golf

  • Thursday, June 11, 2015‎

More than 100 golfers will tee it up Sunday at Drugan's Castle Mound in Holmen, WI in the TRGA's fifth event of the season.  That includes 25 players...

Outstanding Golf Played at Forest Hills Open

  • Sunday, June 7, 2015‎

No train delays, but there was plenty of outstanding golf played at the TRGA Forest Hills Open  on Sunday.  For this summer only, Forest Hills is playing...

TRGA Heads to Forest Hills

  • Thursday, June 4, 2015‎

As the TRGA season heads to Forest Hills in LaCrosse, the only virtual certainty is that there will not be a train delay at the oldest course in the...

Familiar Faces Return to Winner's Circle

  • Sunday, May 31, 2015‎

Some familiar faces returned to the winner's circle at the TRGA Cedar Valley Open Sunday.

TRGA Season Resumes at Cedar Valley

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015‎

After a short break to let the rough thicken, the TRGA season resumes Sunday at Cedar Valley, just outside Winona, MN.

Viroqua Hills tests TRGA Players

  • Saturday, May 16, 2015‎

Once again, Viroqua Hills provided a strong TRGA field with a challenging test of golf.  Players were greeted by nearly perfect conditions for the TRGA's...

Viroqua Hills Flashback

  • Thursday, May 14, 2015‎

As we prepare for the TRGA's second event of the season, allow me to go back in my personal time machine.

TRGA Season Starts at Fox Hollow

  • Monday, May 4, 2015‎

Not every player who participated in the TRGA season opener at Fox Hollow is in mid-season form yet, but it's obvious that players have had more...

TRGA Opener Set for Fox Hollow

  • Wednesday, April 29, 2015‎

The TRGA is set to open its 20th season on Sunday May 3 at Fox Hollow Golf Course.  Unlike last year, mother nature has allowed many TRGA players to...

2015 Season Awaits

  • Thursday, April 16, 2015‎

Hello Golfers,... The TRGA's 20th season is coming soon! As we get ready for our first event of the year, it's time to relay some important information...

"Squib" visits TRGA Juniors in Ettrick

  • Monday, August 4, 2014‎

Former TRGA Executive Director Margaret "Squib" Olsen made a surprise visit to the TRGA Juniors event at Ettrick Golf Club on Monday, August 4.

Cedar Creek Returns to TRGA Schedule in 2015

  • Sunday, June 29, 2014‎

The Golf Club at Cedar Creek will be back on the TRGA regular season schedule in 2015.

Recap - Forest Hills

  • Monday, June 9, 2014‎

91 Players arrived at Forest Hills Golf Club in LaCrosse for the TRGA's fourth event of the season. They were treated to one of the best weather days...

TRGA to visit Forest Hills

  • Wednesday, June 4, 2014‎

What a great morning for an 18-hole round of golf. Viterbo University assistant men's golf coach Shawn Keenan and I enjoyed every step of the way Thursday...

Recap - Cedar Valley

  • Sunday, June 1, 2014‎

Gorgeous scenery and a fun golf course greeted 72 players who teed up in the TRGA Cedar Valley Open just outside Winona, MN on Sunday.  Again, there...

Recap - Viroqua Hills

  • Saturday, May 17, 2014‎

59 TRGA contestants showed up at Viroqua Hills Golf Club and battled conditions unlike anything they had experienced so far this year—sunshine and reasonably...

Next on the TRGA Tee (Viroqua Hills Preview)

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014‎

Welcome to our weekly preview of the next tournament on the TRGA schedule.  The Viroqua Hills Open is set for Saturday, May 17.   The golf course is...

Thank you from 'Squib'

  • Saturday, April 5, 2014‎

TRGA, TRGA Juniors and friends,


  • Friday, March 7, 2014‎

APPRECIATION PARTY for "Squib"! – Please Join Us at Drugan's Castle Mound on Sunday, March 30th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Gather with friends to recognize...

2013 Holiday Celebration!

  • Sunday, December 1, 2013‎

LAWNKEEPERS 2013 Holiday Celebration honoring the TRGA. Hosted by Tom and Cathy McClintock. Hope to see you all there!


  • Saturday, July 20, 2013‎

Let's use Hiawatha as an example.  There are 79 total players this week.  Fifteen are playing in men's championship flight, no women are in the field,...

Viroqua Hills Preview

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2013‎

Some players will be thrilled that the fairway tree on #17 is gone.  There's new sand in the bunker on #3, and the bunker on #9 has been filled in. ...

Message from TRGA Jr. Alum - Andrew Fricke

  • Wednesday, May 1, 2013‎

Hey Squib,...I hope all is well with you. I was cleaning up my emails and came across our conversation from last year. Figured I'd give you the...


  • Wednesday, May 1, 2013‎

Please take a few minutes and read this. 

THANK YOU Tom & Cathy McClintock and LAWNKeepers!

  • Wednesday, December 12, 2012‎

The 1st Annual TRGA Christmas Party, sponsored by LAWNKeepers was a great success. It was nice to see everyone there!

2012 Tournament Schedules are announced!

  • Thursday, March 1, 2012‎

2012 TRGA Schedule 

1st Annual TRGA Christmas Party!

  • Tuesday, November 1, 2011‎

Special Announcement!!...Dear TRGA Member,

To All My Friends of the TRGA

  • Thursday, September 1, 2011‎

To All My Friends of the TRGA,

WSGA Junior Boy's Championship - Aug. 8-10 at La Crosse CC

  • Monday, August 1, 2011‎

"Come out and watch some of our local golfers in the State Jr. Boys Championship at La Crosse Country Club next week, Aug. 8-10th.  Cheer on the local...

2011 Rose Jewelers Sportsmanship Award

  • Friday, July 1, 2011‎

Nominations are now being accepted for the Rose Jewelers Sportsmanship Award!

TRGA opens on Saturday

  • Wednesday, May 11, 2011‎

Written by Bob Lamb –

Those Player Feedback Forms; what happens to them?

  • Sunday, May 1, 2011‎

Let's talk about the player feedback form. You might want to know how the form was created and what happens to the form you fill out at each event....

Jill Preeshl Named NSIC Women's Golfer of the Year

  • Friday, April 15, 2011‎

Jill Preeshl, a senior at Upper Iowa University, from Onalaska, WI, was voted by the NSIC (Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference) Coaches as the 2011...

Bob Lamb on the 2011 Season

  • Sunday, April 10, 2011‎

by Bob Lamb, Bob Lamb Outdoors

Ben Skogen - 2010 WPGA Junior Foundation Player of the Year

  • Thursday, December 30, 2010‎

The WPGA Junior Foundation is pleased to announce Ben Skogen as the Junior Boys Player of the Year for 2010. Ben is a 15 year-old from Onalaska and...

Nick Byom – 2011 Wisconsin PGA Assistant Golf Professional of the Year

  • Thursday, December 30, 2010‎

Nick Byom, formerly of Blair, WI, and former TRGA player, is the 9th recipient of the WPGA Assistant Golf Professional of the Year award. He has been...

A Golfer’s Night Before Christmas

  • Monday, December 20, 2010‎

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the green

2010 TRGA Scholarship Winners

  • Monday, August 30, 2010‎

The Three Rivers Golf Association awards four scholarships annually.  They include $500 general scholarships to one female and one male graduating student,...

TRGA Website Receives Complete Overhaul

  • Monday, August 23, 2010‎

ing the recent off-season the TRGA team enlisted the help of The BLÜ Group – Advertising & Marketing to...


  • Sunday, August 1, 2010‎

Entry forms for the TRGA Championship, and Nomination forms for the TRGA Rose Jewelers Sportsmanship Award are now available for download.

4th Annual TRGA Broken Cup

  • Sunday, August 1, 2010‎

It's Almost Here!!...The long awaited 4th Annual Broken Cup will be held Saturday, August 28th at Drugan's Castle Mound.  The fun match play format...

Golf Emulates Life!

  • Saturday, June 20, 2009‎

I recently received an email from Tom Fischer;

TRGA Title Sponsor Press Release 2008

  • Thursday, May 1, 2008‎

The Three Rivers Golf Association is very pleased to announce a new Title Sponsor for 2008. We have partnered with Big Sky Cattle, LLC and VPP Group,...

How to Become a Better Golfer

  • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

1. Becoming a decent golfer is something most amateurs can only dream about. Here are my tips to improve your game and have fun. The first step is to...

Relax During Your Swing

  • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

Do your scores range from the North to South Pole on a day-to-day or hole-to-hole basis? Do you want to score consistently lower than you have been?...

More Tips on Becoming a Better Golfer

  • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

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  • Hold Your Finish to Improve Your Putts

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

    Early in my career, I had the chance to play several rounds with Jack Nicklaus. On these occasions I studied his putting intently, because he was killing...

    How to Pick a Club to Chip

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

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    No Disturbance or Distraction

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

    Players should always show consideration for other players on the course and should not disturb their play by moving, talking or...

    Safety on the Course

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

    Players should ensure that no one is standing close by or in a position to be hit by the club, the ball or any stones, pebbles,...

    Make a Tee Time, then Make the Tee Time

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

    For most rounds of golf you play, you'll want to reserve a tee time. You can get a tee time by calling the golf course the day before (or several days...

    8 More Tricks for Becoming a Better Player

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

    1. Make the decision – We all talk about getting better, but honestly, most of us just don't mean it.  We think...

    10 Tips to Become a Better Player

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

    When you are first starting to learn how to play golf, or even if you are a seasoned golfer, you will probably always be on the look out for golf tips....

    8 Tricks to Become a Better Player

    • Monday, January 1, 2001‎

    TRICK 1: Align...