15th Annual Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am

The 15th Annual Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am  was held February 20-22 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Supporting sponsors of the event are Sunice and Taylormade Golf. Three rounds were contested at three different golf courses; Reflection Bay Golf Club, Southern Highlands Golf Club, and Dragon Ridge Country Club. The format for the event is a quota system which adjusts following each round based on each player’s score.  The overall team winner is the team that accumulates the most points above their total quota.  If no team exceeds their quota, then the winners will be the team that is closest to achieving their [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:56+00:00 February 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Congratulations 2016 Iowa PGA Player of the Year Recipients

At the conclusion of the year’s tournament schedule, the Iowa Section will name a Player of the Year in four distinguished divisions. Player of the Year is awarded solely on performance in tournaments designated as point events. Each division will maintain its own eligibility and guideline requirements designed by the Tournament Committee to ensure the integrity of each award. The Tournament Committee determines all point events.  The 4 divisions are, PGA Player of the Year, Assistant Player of the Year, Senior Player of the Year, and Super Senior Player of the Year. There is also an Iowa PGA Professional who earns an [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:56+00:00 October 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Nathan Stamey Wins 2016 Brokers International Iowa Open

Nathan Stamey received a trophy and a $25,000 check for his score of 13-under-par in the 2016 Brokers International Iowa Open at Lake Panorama National. He is shown, left to right, with Zach Hester, Iowa PGA tournament director; Gary Soreide, local tournament director; John Dinnebier, LPN director of operations; Kelly McCarty with Brokers International; Stamey; Troy Christensen, Iowa PGA executive director; and Gary Babcock, LPN head pro. 2016 BROKERS INTERNATIONAL IOWA OPEN IN THE BOOKSBy Susan ThompsonRain hit Lake Panorama National Friday afternoon, which impacted all three days of the 2016 Brokers International Iowa Open. Yet Nathan Stamey of [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:56:57+00:00 August 19th, 2016|0 Comments

14th Annual Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am Presented By Cobra Puma Golf

The 14th Annual Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am Presented By Cobra Puma Golf was held February 15-17 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Three rounds were contested at three different golf courses; SouthShore Golf Club, Southern Highlands Golf Club, and Dragon Ridge Country Club. The format for the event is a quota system which adjusts following each round based on each player’s score.  The overall team winner is the team that accumulates the most points above their total quota.  If no team exceeds their quota, then the winners will be the team that is closest to achieving their overall quota.  Each team is comprised [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:09+00:00 February 11th, 2016|0 Comments

2015 Iowa PGA Professional Championship Presented by Club Car, Mercedes-Benz and OMEGA Press Release

The 2015 Iowa PGA Professional Championship Presented by Club Car, Merces-Benz and OMEGA will be held at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois on July 27th-28th.  Seventy-four Professionals will participate in this 54-hole championship, which is regarded as the premier championship among Iowa PGA members.  The first day of the tournament (Monday) will consist of thirty-six holes and the final eighteen holes will be conducted on Tuesday morning.This tournament serves as a qualifier for the 49th (2016) PGA Professional National Championship, presented by Club Car, Mercedes-Benz and Omega, at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona, New York, scheduled for June [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:17+00:00 July 24th, 2015|0 Comments

13th Annual TaylorMade-adidas / Ashworth Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am

The 13th Annual TaylorMade-adidas / Ashworth Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am will be held February 16-18 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Three rounds will be contested at three different golf courses; SouthShore Golf Club, Dragon Ridge Country Club, and TPC Las Vegas. The format for the event is a quota system which adjusts following each round based on each player’s score.  The overall team winner is the team that accumulates the most points above their total quota.  If no team exceeds their quota, then the winners will be the team that is closest to achieving their overall quota.  Each team is comprised [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:27+00:00 February 11th, 2015|0 Comments

2014 PGA Assistant Championship

38TH NATIONAL CAR RENTAL PGA ASSISTANT CHAMPIONSHIP OCTOBER 30 - NOVEMBER 2, 2014 PGA GOLF CLUB - WANAMAKER COURSE | PORT ST. LUCIE, FLA. Defending Champion: Frank Bensel, Purhcase, N.Y. For the 19th consecutive year, PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida, will host the 2014 National Car Rental PGA Assistant Championship presented by Cobra Puma Golf. The 126-player field will consist of 122 players who advanced through their Section event and the top 4 and ties from the previous year’s Championship. The Method of play will be 72-hole stroke play, 18 holes daily. Following the first 36 holes [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:27+00:00 October 24th, 2014|0 Comments

2014 Iowa PGA Professional Championship Presented by Club Car, Mercedes-Benz and OMEGA Press Release

Aaron Krueger, PGA, Defending Champion The 2014 Iowa PGA Professional Championship Presented by Club Car, Merces-Benz and OMEGA will be held at Wakonda Club in Des Moines, Iowa on July 28th-29th.  Seventy-one Professionals will participate in this 54-hole championship, which is regarded as the premier championship among Iowa PGA members.  The first day of the tournament (Monday) will consist of thirty-six holes and the final eighteen holes will be conducted on Tuesday morning. This tournament serves as a qualifier for the 48th (2015) PGA Professional National Championship, presented by Club Car, Mercedes-Benz and OMEGA, at the Philadelphia Cricket Club [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:34+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|0 Comments

12th Annual TaylorMade-adidas / Ashworth Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am

The 12th Annual TaylorMade-adidas / Ashworth Iowa PGA Las Vegas Pro-Am will be held February 17-19 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Three rounds will be contested at three different golf courses; Arroyo Golf Club, Dragon Ridge Country Club, and Rio Secco Golf Club. The format for the event is a quota system which adjusts following each round based on each player’s score.  The overall team winner is the team that accumulates the most points above their total quota.  If no team exceeds their quota, then the winners will be the team that is closest to achieving their overall quota.  Each team [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:41+00:00 February 12th, 2014|0 Comments

2013 National Car Rental PGA Assistant Championship

For the 18th consecutive year, PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla., is hosting the 2013 National Car Rental PGA Assistant Championship presented by Cobra Puma Golf, a national championship for 126 PGA assistant professionals and apprentices. The 2013 field features three of the top four finishers from last year's Championship, as well as 123 players who advanced through their PGA Section Championships.  Format: 72 holes of stroke play. Following the first 36 holes, the field will be reduced to the lowest 70 scorers and ties. In the event of a tie for first place after 72 holes, there will [...]

By | 2017-04-17T11:57:42+00:00 October 31st, 2013|0 Comments