For talented senior Julie Massa, golf has been the family game for life | Golf Week (

Julie Massa of Holt, Michigan, returned recently from her sixth U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship, which was played in Point Clear, Alabama.

She made match play and was disappointed with a first-round loss, but she plans to keep working on her game and return next year.

“I practice with the USGA tournaments in mind,” she said. “They are special for me.”

The USGA national tournament challenge clearly appeals to her as evidenced by her 21 USGA tournament appearances dating…

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