Jennings Wins 36-Hole Classic Presented by Mizuno

May 15, 2023


Jennings Wins 36-Hole Classic Presented by Mizuno-
Coal Valley, Ilinois – Matt Jennings of Bos Landen Golf Club won the 36-Hole Classic Presented by Mizuno, Monday, May 15 at Oakwood Country Club with a one-under par total.

First hole in one of the 2023 Iowa PGA Golf season. John Bermel of Pheasant Ridge Golf Course had a hole in one on #8 with a 5 iron in 188 yards! Witnessed by Jay Giannetto of Elmwood Country Club and Dallas Knoth of Cedar Rapids Country Club. This is Bermels 16th hole in one. Congratulations Berm!

Berm Hole in One Picture

The Iowa PGA 36-Hole Classic presented by Mizuno Golf featured individual competitions for the Open, Senior and Super Senior Divisions.

The Open Division winner Jennings fired a 1-under-par round of 70 to go along with afternoon of 1-under par 70 to finish the 36 hole event at 140 (2-under-par). Tracy Vest of Lake House Sports finished in solo second with rounds of 68-73=141, 1-under-par.

The Senior Division winner was Vest with rounds of 68-73=141, 1-under-par. Tied for second place were Jeff Schmid of Brown Deer Golf Club (68-74=142) and Chris Black of Hickory Grove Golf Course (73=69=142) and even-par.

The Super Senior Division winner was Bermel with rounds of 72-72=144, 2-over-par. Jeff Smith of Harvest Point Golf Course with a second place finish with rounds of 75-79=154, 12-over-par.

The Iowa PGA would like to thank our Presenting Sponsor Mizuno Golf and Sales Representative Tyler Schaaf for sponsoring this event and being onsite for this event. We would also like to thank PGA General Manager Paul Block, PGA Head Professional Eric Drane and the entire Oakwood Country Club staff for hosting this event.

Tyler Schaaf Sales Representative for Mizuno was onsite today for the 36 Hole Classic. Thanks for joining us and getting to see the Iowa PGA Members. Pictured above is Schaaf.

The next event on the 2023 Iowa PGA Tour schedule is the Iowa PGA Pro-Pro #3 at Hickory Grove Golf Course. Registration for this event closes Tuesday, May 30, 2023. Click here to register.

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