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Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Sub-Regional at Des Moines Golf & Country Club

  Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Sub-RegionalAugust 15, 2016Des Moines Golf & Country Club - West Des Moines, IA  Des Moines Golf & Country Club hosted the sub-regional qualifier for the National Drive, Chip & Putt Championship, sponsored by USGA, the Masters Foundation, and the PGA of America. The is the second step in the National championship - the top players from the sub-regional will advance to the regional event at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, MN. Then, the winners from each division at the regional event will compete for the Championship at Augusta National starting off the Masters weekend in April 2017!114 juniors competed in the [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:57+00:00 August 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier hosted at Warrior Run Golf Course

Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt LocalAugust 7th, 2016Warrior Run Golf Course - Norwalk, IAWarrior Run  Golf Course hosted the fifth local qualifier for the National Drive, Chip & Putt Championship, sponsored by USGA, the Masters Foundation, and the PGA of America. The is the first step in the National championship - winners from the local events will compete in the sub-regional. The top players from the sub-regional will advance to the regional event at Chaska, MN in September. Then, the winners from each division at the regional event will compete for the Championship at Augusta National starting off the Masters weekend in April 2017! Over [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:57+00:00 August 7th, 2016|0 Comments

2016 John Deere Classic Pre-Qualifier Results

The 2016 John Deere Classic Pre-Qualifier was held at Pinnacle Country Club in Milan, Illinois and Tournament Club of Iowa in Polk City, Iowa on Thursday, August 4.  The low forty and ties will advance to the Event Qualifier to be held at the same location on Monday, August 8th.  PGA Tour Members, Champions Tour Members, and Nationwide Tour Members who are not in the tournament field will also be eligible to compete in the Event Qualifier on Monday.  The low four finishers at the Event Qualifier will qualify for the 2016 John Deere Classic to be contested at TPC [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:57+00:00 August 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Congratulations Nicholas Higgins – 2016 Burkart Winner!

Congratulations to Nicholas Higgins!2016 Charlie Burkart Scholarship Recipient! Nick grew up in Fairfield, IA and attended Fairfield High School where he played golf and placing 7th place at state, First Team All-State, Second Team All-State, and 2-time Southeast Conference individual champion. Beginning in the fall of 2016, he will attend Florida Gulf Coast in Fort Myers, Florida where he plans to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in PGA Golf Management. Nick was also an active member of the Iowa PGA Junior Tour. Congratulations again Nick!The Iowa Section of the PGA annually awards a college scholarship in memory of Charlie Burkart, PGA [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:00+00:00 August 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier hosted at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course

Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Local July 28, 2017 Pheasant Ridge Golf Course - Cedar Falls, IA Pheasant Ridge Golf Course hosted the fifth and final local qualifier for the National Drive, Chip & Putt Championship, sponsored by USGA, the Masters Foundation, and the PGA of America. The is the first step in the National championship - winners from the local events will compete in the sub-regional. The top players from the sub-regional will advance to the regional event at  Interlachen CC in Minneapolis, MN in September. Then, the winners from each division at the regional event will compete for the [...]

By | 2017-07-28T11:44:16+00:00 July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Iowa Section to be Featured on Golf Channel’s Morning Drive!

Be sure to tune in! The Iowa Section and GIVE Foundation will be featured on Golf Channel's Morning Drive Sunday, February 14th, 2016!  The PGA of America Centennial celebrates PGA Professionals nationwide for their passion and contributions to grow the game of golf and enrich the lives of others. From Jan. 27 through May 4, Golf Channel’s “Morning Drive” will host 41 Section Spotlights that focus on grassroots efforts of PGA members spanning charitable, social and educational endeavors. Please CLICK HERE for the complete schedule. To view those sections who have already been spotlighted, please follow the link below: https://www.pga.org/section-spotlight

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:09+00:00 February 5th, 2016|0 Comments

2016 PGA of America’s Centennial Tee Off Demo Day

Representing the Iowa Section - John Valliere, PGA The PGA of America officially opened the celebration of its Centennial Tuesday with a ceremonial tee shot featuring representatives from the Association’s 41 nationwide PGA Sections. The PGA members were joined by 41 junior participants in the PGA Junior League Golf program from Greater Orlando. The group tee shot took place at the annual PGA Merchandise Show Demo Day, hosted at the Orange County National Golf Center and Lodge in Winter Garden, Florida. Thousands of attendees reviewed and tested the industry’s latest golf equipment, which will be displayed at the 63rd PGA [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:09+00:00 February 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Sub-Regional at Des Moines Golf & Country Club

  Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Sub-RegionalAugust 10, 2015Des Moines Golf & Country Club - West Des Moines, IA  Des Moines Golf & Country Club hosted the sub-regional qualifier for the National Drive, Chip & Putt Championship, sponsored by USGA, the Masters Foundation, and the PGA of America. The is the second step in the National championship - the top players from the sub-regional will advance to the regional event at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, MN. Then, the winners from each division at the regional event will compete for the Championship at Augusta National starting off the Masters weekend in April 2016!90 juniors competed in the 3 [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:14+00:00 August 11th, 2015|0 Comments

Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Local at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course

  Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt LocalJuly 24, 2015Pheasant Ridge Golf Course - Cedar Falls, IA  Pheasant Ridge Golf Course hosted the fourth local qualifier for the National Drive, Chip & Putt Championship, sponsored by USGA, the Masters Foundation, and the PGA of America. The is the first step in the National championship - winners from the local events will compete in the sub-regional. The top players from the sub-regional will advance to the regional event in Chaska, MN. Then, the winners from each division at the regional event will compete for the Championship at Augusta National starting off the Masters weekend in April 2016!Over 50 juniors competed [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:17+00:00 July 27th, 2015|0 Comments

Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Local at Pleasant Valley Golf Course

  Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt LocalJuly 15, 2015Pleasant Valley Golf Course - Iowa City, IA  Pleasant Valley Golf Course hosted the third local qualifier for the National Drive, Chip & Putt Championship, sponsored by USGA, the Masters Foundation, and the PGA of America. The is the first step in the National championship - winners from the local events will compete in the sub-regional. The top players from the sub-regional will advance to the regional event at Chaska, MN in September. Then, the winners from each division at the regional event will compete for the Championship at Augusta National starting off the Masters weekend in April 2016! Over 50 juniors [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:18+00:00 July 15th, 2015|0 Comments