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Tournament Preview: 10/19/2020 – 10/25/2020

October 16th, 2020

Tournament Preview: 10/19/2020 – 10/25/2020
 
Upcoming for the Iowa PGA:
  • The 2020 Iowa PGA Merchandise Show will take place on November 9 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here. 
  • The Iowa PGA Special Awards Luncheon will take place on November 10 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here.
 
Award Winners Central
 
            Ken Schall of Ken Schall Performance Studio has been named the 2020 Teacher of the Year by the Iowa PGA.  This honor is based on a professional’s entire record of achievements over their career. The award is determined based off the nominee’s overall impact in teaching at the nominee’s facility, unusual, innovative, or special teaching programs initiated or implemented, instructional articles, videos or publications written or produced, list of outstanding golfers whom the nominee has instructed, involvement in junior golf activities and in the community and innovative contributions. Click here for full story.
           
Sarah Bidney of Wakonda Club has been named the 2020 Iowa PGA Youth Player Development honoree. This honor is based on the Professional’s entire record, with emphasis placed on his/her performance and achievements over the past two years. The honoree should also promote junior golf throughout the Section. Click here for full story.
 
Mark Egly of the Des Moines Driving Range has been named the 2020 Iowa PGA Player Development honoree. The Player Development Award is designed to recognize a PGA Professional for extraordinary and exemplary contributions and achievements in the area of player development. This award considers the PGA Professional’s growth of the game leadership commitment at the Section and National levels and the impact made at their facility. Click here for full story.
 
           

32nd Senior PGA Professional Championship
            Eight Iowa PGA Members will be competing October 15-18 in Port St. Lucie, FL at the PGA Golf Club. Judd Gibb of Lakeside Municipal Golf Course, Jeff Schmid of Brown Deer Golf Club, Chad Proehl of Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course, John Bermel of Pheasant Ridge Golf Course, Jeff Smith of Harvest Point Golf Course, John Shawver of Fore Seasons Golf Practice, Bryan Luedtke of Bunker Links Golf Course and Dave Ranney of Lamoni Golf and Country Club.

Good Luck to all of you. Round one results, click here.
 
 
The Iowa PGA:
            The 2020 Golf Pass hard copy and electronic is still available to purchase. Call the office if you have any questions, 319-648-0026. For more information, click here. Use code fall2020 and receive $20 off.
 
 
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