Proehl Wins Iowa Senior PGA Professional Championship

Aug 25, 2022

Proehl Wins Iowa Senior PGA Professional Championship-
Waterloo, Iowa – Chad Proehl of Sugar Creek Golf Course wins the Iowa PGA Senior PGA Professional Championship on Thursday, August 25 at South Hills Golf Course and will lead four Section PGA Professionals to compete on October 13-16, in the 34th Senior PGA Professional Championship. Proehl turned in a total score of 10-under-par, 67-67=134 to capture the win.
Proehl defeated Judd Gibb of Hanson’s Custom Golf in a three-hole sudden death playoff. Proehl and Gibb turned in 2-day totals of 10-under par 134. Proehl carded birdies on holes 2, 7, 8, 11, 13 and 18 including a bogey on hole 15.
Proehl is joined by Judd Gibb of Hanson’s Custom Golf, Jeff Schmid of Brown Deer Golf Club and Sean McCarty of Brown Deer Golf Club. Alternates for the National Championship are Bryan Luedtke of Bunker Links Golf Course, Chris Black of Hickory Grove Golf Course, John Bermel of Pheasant Ridge Golf Course and Life Member Dave Ranney.
The Super Senior Division was won by John Bermel of Pheasant Ridge Golf Course with rounds of 74-70=144 for a total of even-par. Bermel carded birdies on 6, 7, 10 and 17; an eagle on hole 13 including bogeys on holes 11, 14, 15 and 18. Runner-up was Life Member Dave Ranney with rounds of 75-71=146 for a total of 2-over-par.
The Iowa PGA would like to thank Presenting Sponsor Cadillac, Supporting Sponsor Golf Channel as well as Supporting Sponsors PGA Tour for supporting the Iowa Senior PGA Professional Championship.
We would also like to thank PGA Head Professional’s Monte Meyer, Nate Lubs and Brad Clark and the entire Irv Warren Memorial Golf Course and South Hills Golf Course staffs for hosting this 2-day event.
The next event on the 2022 Iowa PGA Tour schedule is the Iowa PGA Pro-Scratch / Pro-Senior Scratch. Registration for this event closes September 6, 2022. Click here to register.
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