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Iowa PGA Wins 53rd Iowa Cup Matches

October 1st, 2020

Iowa PGA Wins 53rd Iowa Cup Matches

Ankeny, IA -
The Iowa PGA Professional’s defeated the Iowa Golf Association 23 points to 17 points in the 2020 53rd Iowa Cup Matches at the Briarwood Golf Club. This marks the fifth straight year the Iowa PGA Professionals have retained the Cup.
 
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John Bermel’s 2&1 victory over Jon Olson secured the 20th point and a tie score. Tracy Vest’s 3&2 over David Combs clinched the Cup and the out-right-win of 21 points.
 
The Iowa PGA won 11 Singles Matches on the final day of the 53rd Iowa Cup Matches. Three of the Iowa PGA Professional’s team members won all three of their matches over the last two days – Chad Proehl, John Dinnebier and Jay Giannetto.
 
Today’s Singles Matches included; Chad Proehl defeated Dusty Drenth, 1up. John Dinnebier defeated Tony Newkirk, 7&5. Ben Montgomery defeated Kevin Ault, 1up, Jim Henry defeated Terry Cook, 3&1, Sean McCarty defeated Gene Elliott, 1up, Darin Fisher defeated Jon Brown, 1up, Dave Ranney defeated Tom Schill, 3&1, John Bermel defeated Jon Olson, 2&1, Tracy Vest defeated David Combs, 3&2, Mark Atchison defeated Trent Lindenman, 1up and Jay Giannetto defeated Connor Peck, 1up.
 
Judd Gibb, Aaron Krueger, Greg Dingel, Matt Erger, Jeff Smith, Chad Callan, Jacob Bermel, Ty Stewart and Chris Black all battled in their Singles Matches but eventually lost.
 
The final score of the 2020 53rd Iowa Cup Matches ended with the Iowa PGA (Professionals) winning 23 points, while the Iowa Golf Association (Amateurs) won 17 points. Click here to view full results.
 
Special thanks to the Iowa Golf Association, Executive Director Chad Pitts and the entire Iowa Golf Association staff for assisting and administrating the 53rd Iowa Cup Matches.
 
The Iowa PGA would like to thank AHEAD and Clark Smith for their sponsorship. We would also like to thank PGA General Manager John Dinnebier, PGA Head Professional Chad Callan and the entire Briarwood Golf Club staff for hosting this 2-day event.
 
For more information and schedule updates, fans can follow the Iowa PGA on Facebook (facebook.com/Iowapga), Twitter (@iowapga) and YouTube (youtube.com/iowapga).  Fans can also get a behind the scenes look on Instagram (@iowapga).