Iowa PGA Drive, Chip & Putt Sub-Regional
August 15, 2016
Des 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 3 different skills – driving, chipping, and putting. The top 2 juniors in each division advance to the regional at the Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, MN on September 10th.
Thank you to Des Moines Golf & Country Club PGA Director of Golf, Scott Howe, PGA Professional, Jesse Siegel, and all the staff and volunteers for making this event a success! We would also like to thank Chad Pitts and Clint Brown with the Iowa Golf Association for their help today!