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John Valliere, Head PGA Pro at Glynns Creek Golf Course named 2016 Iowa PGA Golf Professional of the Year

The Iowa PGA Section Announces 2016 Special Award Winners The Iowa PGA Section recently announced the winners of the 2016 Iowa PGA Special Awards. These awards are held each year with nominees submitted by the Iowa PGA membership and selected by the Iowa PGA Awards Committee.  They recognize excellence in twelve areas of the PGA member’s profession. At the conclusion of the year’s tournament schedule, the Iowa PGA Section will also award a Player of the Year for four distinguished divisions, PGA, Senior PGA, Super Senior PGA and Assistant. A special luncheon sponsored by All Star Pro Golf will be [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:57+00:00 September 27th, 2016|0 Comments

2015 Iowa PGA Golf Skills Challenge Winners Honored at John Deere Classic

The Iowa PGA would like to give a special thanks to The John Deere Classic for their sponsorship of the Iowa PGA Golf Skills Challenge from 2010-2015. Winners from the 2015 Golf Skills Challenge were honored at the tournament's Wednesday Pro-Am event and got to meet Zach Johnson! Thank you Zach for meeting and greeting the kids and signing autographs! Each junior's quest to become the 2015 Iowa PGA Golf Skills Challenge Champion began earlier in the summer at one of the 40 local qualifiers throughout the Iowa PGA Section. Over 500 juniors participated in the local qualifiers across 10 different [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:57+00:00 August 11th, 2016|0 Comments

2016 Cobra Puma Junior Cup Matches

Cobra Puma Junior Cup MatchesJune 4-5, 2016Spirit Hollow Golf Course - Burlington, IAThe 2nd Annual Cobra/Puma Junior Cup Matches were contested June 4-5, 2016 at Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, IA. This competition hosted the Gateway PGA Junior Tour vs. the Iowa PGA Junior Tour in a Ryder Cup Style format. CLICK HERE FOR RESULTSThe 2016 Iowa Junior Tour Team will be comprised of players from the 2015 Player of the Year Point List. The top 3 players in the boys 16-18, girls 16-18, boys 14-15 and girls 14-15 as well as 2 players from the boys 12-13 division and [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:05+00:00 June 4th, 2016|0 Comments

May 1, 2016 – Parent Junior at TCI

Parent Junior at TCIMay 1, 2016Tournament Club of IowaPolk City, IAThe first of five Iowa PGA Parent-Junior events was held Sunday, May 1, 2016 at Tournament Club of Iowa in Polk City, Iowa. 18-hole competitors played a scramble format, while the 9-hole divisions played an alternate shot format. The Iowa PGA would like to extend a thank you to Head PGA Professional Jim Webb, PGA General Manager Tony Hoyles, and the entire staff at TCI for their support in hosting this event. Pictured below are the winners from each division.For complete results please click the link provided below.PICS COMING SOON!!Boys 16-18 From left to [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:07+00:00 May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

2015 Iowa PGA Awards Luncheon Presented by All-Star Pro Golf

The 2015 Iowa PGA Awards Luncheon sponsored by All Star Pro Golf was held Tuesday October 20th at Riverside Casino and Golf Resort in Riverside, Iowa. Congratulations to all PGA Professionals who received an award as well as Junior Tour Player of the Year recipients! A special thanks to Dave Brostrom and the entire staff at All Star Pro Golf for their support in sponsoring this wonderful event. To view complete details about the Iowa PGA Awards Luncheon and all winners, please follow the link below: http://iowapga.com/todd-a-fowler-iowa-pga-golf-professional-of-the-year/Congratulations to the following individuals:Golf Professional of the YearTodd Fowler - Arsenal Island Golf [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:11+00:00 October 21st, 2015|0 Comments

2015 Iowa PGA Golf Skills Challenge Championship sponsored by The John Deere Classic

The Iowa PGA Golf Skills Challenge Championship was held on Saturday, August 8th at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois. Almost 100 juniors from across Iowa and western Illinois participated.  The Iowa PGA would like to thank The John Deere Classic for sponsoring this event for the past 5 years!Each junior's quest to become the 2015 Iowa PGA Golf Skills Challenge Champion began earlier in the summer at one of the 40 local qualifiers throughout the Iowa PGA Section. Over 500 juniors participated in the local qualifiers across 10 different age divisions - Boys and Girls 7 & Under, 8-9, [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:14+00:00 August 8th, 2015|0 Comments

July 8, 2015 – State Qualifier for Big “I” Trusted Choice

Iowa Junior TourSponsored by The Principal Charity ClassicBig "I" Trusted Choice State QualifierBlue Top Ridge Golf CourseRiverside, IAJuly 8, 2015The Big "I" Trusted Choice State Championship was held July 8, 2015 at Blue Top Ridge Golf Course in Riverside, IA. This Birdie point event had over 80 participants this year! The Iowa PGA would like to thank The Principal Charity Classic for their sponsorship of the Junior Tour for the sixth consecutive year. We would also like to thank the title sponsors Trusted Choice and Allied Insurance. One boy and one girl in the 16-18 divisions will advance on to the Trusted Choice Big [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:19+00:00 July 8th, 2015|0 Comments

2015 John Deere Classic Pre-Qualifier Results

The 2015 John Deere Classic Pre-Qualifier was held at Pinnacle Country Club in Milan, Illinois on Thursday, July 2nd.  The low forty and ties will advance to the Event Qualifier to be held at the same location on Monday, July 6th.  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 2015 John Deere Classic to be contested at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois, July 9-12, 2015.The Iowa [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:20+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

May 9, 2015 – Parent Junior Championship at Jester Park

Iowa PGA Parent Junior at Jester ParkJester Park Golf CourseMay 9, 2015 The second of five Iowa PGA Parent-Junior events was held Saturday, May 9 at Jester Park Golf and Par 3 Course in Granger, IA. Over 40 teams participated in this year's event, where 18-hole competitors played a scramble format, and 9-hole competitors played an alternate shot format on the Jester Park Par 3 Course. Special thanks to Head PGA Professional Roy Michael and the entire staff at Jester Park for hosting this event. Please see full results for each division by following the links below. Boys 16-18 2nd Place [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:25+00:00 May 9th, 2015|0 Comments

May 3, 2015 – Parent Junior Championship at Airport National

Iowa PGA Parent Junior at Airport NationalMay 3, 2015Airport National Golf Course The first of five Iowa PGA Parent-Junior events was held Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Airport National Golf Complex in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 18-hole competitors played a scramble format on holes 1-18, while the 9-hole divisions played an alternate shot format on holes 19-27. The Iowa PGA would like to extend a thank you to Head PGA Professionals Mark Lemon and Matt Erger, and the entire staff at Airport National for their support in hosting this event. Pictured below are the winners from each division.For complete results please click the link provided [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:25+00:00 May 3rd, 2015|0 Comments