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Tournament Preview 08/17 – 08/20

August 17, 2018

This week for the Iowa PGA The Harris Golf Cars Pro-Facility event takes place Monday, August 20 at Blue Top Ridge Golf Course in Riverside, Iowa. Teams are comprised of one professional and one amateur....

Shawver Wins Iowa Senior PGA Professional Championship

August 16, 2018

Full Results Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Iowa PGA Member, John Shawver won the 2018 Iowa Senior PGA Professional Championship at Cedar Rapids Country Club on August 14. This year’s victory marks...

​McCarty Cards 4-Over-Par First Round

August 09, 2018

Round 1 Results St. Louis – Iowa PGA Member Sean McCarty made his PGA Championship debut today at the 100th PGA Championship. McCarty finished the first round T120 with a 4-over-par 74.  McCarty...

A Season to Remember

August 08, 2018

R1 & R2 100th PGA Championship Pairings   Riverside, Iowa – The 2018 golf season has been one to remember for Iowa PGA Member, Sean McCarty. Beyond the success he has seen playing...

Tournament Preview 8/3 to 8/5

August 03, 2018

This Week for the Iowa PGA The 85th Iowa Open was held at Blue Top Ridge in Riverside, August 1-3. Click here for results. The last of the local qualifiers for Drive, Chip, and Putt will take place...

​Woltman Wins 85th Iowa Open

August 03, 2018

Final Round Results Riverside, Iowa – Dan Woltman of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin won the 85th Iowa Open after carding a 6-under-par 66 in the final round. Woltman beat out amateur, Tripp Kinney by two-strokes.  “You...

Steger Leads 85th Iowa Open After Round Two

August 02, 2018

R2 Results Final Round Pairings Riverside, Iowa -- Kaylor Steger of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin leads the 85th Iowa Open after round two, and holds a one-stroke lead entering the final round.  “Yesterday...

3 Tied atop the Leaderboard at the 85th Iowa Open

August 01, 2018

Full Results Riverside, Iowa – Ryan Zech, Sean Busch and Carson Schaake are all tied for first place after round one of the 85th Iowa Open. The three leaders carded 6-under-par 66, and hold one-stroke...

85th Iowa Open Begins August 1st

July 28, 2018

Riverside, Iowa – The 85th Iowa Open will be held on August 1-3 at Blue Top Ridge in Riverside, Iowa. The tournament first began in 1927 and has since been a Midwest Golf Championship. The event...

Fisher Wins Iowa PGA Professional Championship

July 24, 2018

West Des Moines, Iowa – Darin Fisher of The Preserve on Rathbun Lake won the Iowa PGA Professional Championship today at Glen Oaks Country Club. Fisher outlasted Sean McCarty by one stroke, finishing...

Fisher Leads Iowa PGA Professional Championship After Rd 2

July 23, 2018

West Des Moines, Iowa -- Darin Fisher leads the 2018 Iowa PGA Professional Championship after 36-holes. The first two rounds were played today at Glen Oaks Country Club with a double shotgun start at 8:00...

Iowa PGA Professional Championship Preview

July 20, 2018

Riverside, IA – The Iowa PGA Professional Championship presented by Club Car and Omega takes place Monday-Tuesday, July 23-24 at Glen Oaks Country Club. This tournament offers a handful of exemptions...

Tournament Preview (07/20 – 07/25)

July 20, 2018

This Week for the Iowa PGA The Iowa PGA Professional Championship presented by Club Car and Omega takes place Monday, July 23-24 at the Glen Oaks Country Club. Click here for more information.  This...

Registration Still Open for 85th Iowa Open

July 19, 2018

Riverside, Iowa – The 85th Iowa Open takes place on August 1-3 at Blue Top Ridge in Riverside, Iowa. Registration for this event closes on Tuesday, July 24 at 3:00 p.m. There is still time to register....

Ruthey and Team Win Third Consecutive Pro-Junior

July 16, 2018

Coralville, Iowa – The Iowa PGA Pro-Junior presented by Bridgestone was held today at the Brown Deer Golf Club. Teams were comprised of one Iowa PGA Professional and three junior amateurs. The teams...

McCarty Misses 54-Hole Cut at John Deere Classic

July 15, 2018

Round 3 Results Silvis, Illinois – Iowa PGA Member Sean McCarty missed the 54-hole cut at the John Deere Classic yesterday. McCarty made the 36-hole cut for the first time in his career on Thursday,...

McCarty Makes 36-Hole Cut at John Deere Classic

July 14, 2018

Silvis, Illinois – Iowa PGA Member Sean McCarty has made the 36-hole cut at the John Deere Classic for the first time in his career (three appearances). He will begin his third today off the 10th...

Tournament Preview (7/12-7/16)

July 13, 2018

Tournament Preview (07/12 – 07/16) Iowa PGA Professionals on the PGA Tour Sean McCarty and Chad Proehl are both competing in the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run this weekend. Click here...

Second Round of John Deere Classic Suspended Due to Weather

July 13, 2018

R2 Results Silvis, Illinois – The second round of the John Deere Classic was suspended due to the storms that are hitting the Silvis area. The second round will resume tomorrow at 8:00 a.m.   Iowa...

McCarty, Proehl Finish Round One at John Deere Classic

July 12, 2018

Round 1 Results Silvis, Illinois – Iowa PGA Members Sean McCarty and Chad Proehl competed in the first round of the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois today. McCarty finished...

McCarty, Proehl to Compete in 2018 John Deere Classic

July 11, 2018

Silvis, Illinois  – Iowa PGA Members Sean McCarty and Chad Proehl will compete in the John Deere Classic on July 12-15 at TPC Deere Run. McCarty qualified for the John Deere Classic through...

McCarty Qualifies for the John Deere Classic

July 09, 2018

Milan, Illinois – Iowa PGA Member Sean McCarty from Brown Deer Golf Club qualified for the John Deere Classic after finishing T2 at the John Deere Open Qualifier at the Pinnacle Country Club on July...

4 Iowa PGA Members to Compete in John Deere Classic Open Qualifier

July 06, 2018

East Moline, Illinois – The second pre-qualifier for the John Deere Classic took place today at the Short Hills Country Club. 17 players advanced from today’s event into the Open Qualifier...

33 Advance to John Deere Classic Open Qualifier

July 05, 2018

Milan, Illinois – The first of two pre-qualifiers for the John Deere Classic took place today at the Pinnacle Country Club. 33 players advanced from today’s event into the Open Qualifier that...

Tournament Preview 06/28-18 – 07/03/18

June 28, 2018

This week on the Iowa PGA Junior Tour The Cedar Valley Junior and Pee Tour Championships take place June 28-29 at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course and Walters Ridge Golf Course. The Cedar Valley Junior...

Destival and Team win Boy Scouts Pro-Am

June 25, 2018

FULL RESULTS Davenport, Iowa—Micah Destival and his team of Mike Gunderson, Gus Krantz, Keith Frederick and Gary Steinert won the Championship Flight at the Boy Scout Pro-Am on June 25 at the...

Tournament Preview (06/22 - 06/26)

June 22, 2018

McCarty Qualifies for the 100th PGA Championship Sean McCarty of Brown Deer Golf Club qualified for the 100th PGA Championship on Wednesday after finishing T2 at the 51st PGA Professional Championship....

McCarty Qualifies for the 100th PGA Championship

June 21, 2018

Full Leaderboard Seaside, California – Sean McCarty of Brown Deer Golf Club qualified for the 100th PGA Championship on Wednesday after finishing T2 at the 51st PGA Professional Championship....

McCarty, Proehl, Schmid and Fisher Advance to Final Round of...

June 20, 2018

Seaside, California -- After making the 36-hole cut at the 51st PGA Professional Championship, Iowa PGA Members Sean McCarty, Chad Proehl, Jeff Schmid and Darin Fisher all finished inside the top-70 to...

4 Iowa PGA Members Make First Cut at the 51st PGA Professional...

June 19, 2018

Seaside, California – Darin Fisher, Sean McCarty, Chad Proehl and Jeff Schmid all made the first cut of the 51st PGA Professional Championship. The final two rounds will be played June 19-20 on the...

Smool and Team Claim Wild Rose Casino & Resort Pro-Am

June 18, 2018

FULL RESULTS Pleasant Valley, Iowa – Justin Smool of Hyperion Field Club and his team of Brian Denham, Steve Ahrendsen and Kane Powell won the Wild Rose Casino & Resort Pro-Am Monday at the...

6 Iowa PGA Members to Compete in 51st PGA Professional Championship

June 15, 2018

R1 & R2 Pairings and Tee Times (Times in PST) Seaside, California – Darin Fisher, Sean McCarty, Ryan McClintock, John Panek, Chad Proehl and Jeff Schmid will all compete in the 51st PGA Professional...

Tournament Preview (06/16-06/18)

June 15, 2018

Tournament Preview (06/16-06/18) The 51st PGA Professionals Championship will take place June 17-20 in California. Darin Fisher, Sean McCarty, Ryan McClintock, John Panek, Chad Proehl, and Jeff Schmid...

Bermel Wins Junior Academy Sr. Stroke Play Event

June 13, 2018

FULL RESULTS Cedar Falls, IA – John Bermel claimed the Junior Academy Sr. Stroke Play Event at Pheasant Ridge on June 13th. The Junior Academy Stoke Play and Senior Stroke Play events were played...

Sean McCarty Wins Junior Academy Stroke Play Event

June 12, 2018

FULL RESULTS Cedar Falls, IA – Sean McCarty of Brown Deer Golf Club won the Junior Academy Stroke Play Event at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course on June 12. This marks McCarty’s third win in the...

Tournament Preview (06/09-06/13)

June 08, 2018

Good Luck Chad Iowa PGA Professional Chad Proehl is playing in the Principal Charity Classic this weekend at the Wakonda Club. You can follow along here.  This Week for the Iowa PGA The...

Tournament Preview (6/1-6/4)

June 01, 2018

Tournament Update (6/1/18 - 06/24/18) RIVERSIDE, Iowa—The Fourth Annual Cobra/Puma Junior Cup Matches will take place June 2-3 at the Burlington Golf Club.  This Ryder Cup format event features...

Proehl Receives Sponsor Exemption for the 2018 Principal Charity...

May 24, 2018

Riverside, IA – Iowa PGA Member and Teaching Professional at Sugar Creek Golf Course, Chad Proehl has received a Sponsor exemption for the 2018 Principal Charity Classic, a PGA Champions Tour event....

Edwards and Team win 2018 Foundation Pro-Am

May 21, 2018

FULL RESULTS   Davenport, Iowa – Dave Edwards of Dubuque Golf and Country Club and his team, John O’Connor, Jim Giese and Doug Schmid, placed first in the Championship Flight in the...

Tournament Preview (05/19-05/21)

May 18, 2018

Tournament Update (05/18/18 - 05/21/18) Two Iowa PGA Professional Advance in U.S. Open Local Qualifiers Riverside, Iowa – Iowa PGA Professionals Sean McCarty and Darin Fisher both advanced...

McCarty, Egly win Brad Wuhs Pro-Pro Event

May 07, 2018

FULL RESULTS Johnston, Iowa – Sean McCarty of Brown Deer Golf Club and Mark Egly of Des Moines Driving range won the Brad Wuhs Pro-Pro event at the Hyperion Field Club in Johnston, Iowa on Monday....

Tournament Preview (05/05-18 – 05/07/18)

May 04, 2018

THIS WEEK’S IOWA PGA TOURNAMENTS The Brad Wuhs Pro-Pro and Education Forum takes places Monday, May 7 at the Hyperion Field Club.  The education forum will be a town hall discussion...

Iowa PGA Wins 2018 Iowa Cup Matches

May 03, 2018

FULL RESULTS Burlington, Iowa – The Iowa PGA Professionals defeated the Iowa Amateurs 24-16 in the 2018 Iowa Cup Matches at the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington Iowa. This marks the third...

Iowa PGA Professional’s Lead Iowa Cup Matches After Day 1

May 02, 2018

CLICK HERE FOR DAY 1 RESULTS Burlington, Iowa — The Iowa PGA Professional’s lead the Iowa Cup Matches 13.5 to 6.5 after day one at the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, IA. The final...

Panek Wins Mizuno Golf 36-Hole Classic

April 30, 2018

CLICK HERE FOR FULL RESULTS Silvis, IL – John Panek of Davenport Country Club won the Open Division of the Mizuno Golf 36-Hole Classic at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, IL, recording a 3-under par 139....

Tournament Preview (04/28/18 – 04/30/18)

April 27, 2018

Tournament Preview (04/28/18 – 04/30/18) SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Iowa PGA Professional, Rob Randall of Legacy Golf Club was named Iowa’s best teacher in Golf Digest earlier this year.  Click...

Spirit Hollow to Host 2018 Iowa Cup Matches

April 25, 2018

Spirit Hollow to Host 2018 Iowa Cup Matches Burlington, Iowa – Spirit Hollow, recently selected as the #1 Course You Can Play in Iowa by GolfWeek magazine, will play host to the 2018 Iowa Cup...

McCarty, Wernimont of Brown Deer win Pro-Assistant

April 23, 2018

McCarty, Wernimont of Brown Deer win Pro-Assistant Ankeny, IA — The team of Sean McCarty and Brian Wernimont of Brown Deer Golf Course won the 2018 Pro-Assistant event presented by Miller &...

Iowa PGA Member David Schneider Joins PGA Board of Directors

March 22, 2018

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Nov. 3, 2017) – David Schneider, PGA General Manager and Chief Operating Officer at Wakonda Club in Des Moines, Iowa, has joined the PGA Board of Directors as District 8...

Team No. 4 Wins 2018 Las Vegas Pro-Am

February 21, 2018

Las Vegas - John Panek of Davenport Country Club and his team of Eric Langan, Tate Featherstone, Pat Wood, and Pete Stopulos clinched the 2018 Las Vegas Pro-Am today at the Dragon Ridge Country Club. The...

Congratulations 2017 Iowa PGA Player of the Year Recipients!

March 22, 2017

At the conclusion of the yea's tournament schedule, the Iowa Section will name a Player of the Year in four distinguished divisions. Player of the Year is awarded solely on performance in tournaments...

Iowa PGA Player of the Year:

March 22, 2017

Sean McCarty, Head PGA Professional at Brown Deer Golf Club captured his eighth PGA Player of the Year Title playing in 20 Iowa PGA events in 2017. Sean captured 4 titles outright this year and tied for...

Low Scoring Average:

March 22, 2017

Every year, the Iowa PGA Section also acknowledges the golf professional with the low stroke average. To be considered for this award, Professionals must play a minimum of 10 rounds that are included in...

Super Senior Player of the Year:

March 22, 2017

In 2012, the Iowa PGA added a Super Senior Division for the Iowa PGA Tournaments. Joe Butler, Head PGA Professional at Burlington Golf Club, is the recipient of the 2017 award playing in 14 total events...

Senior Player of the Year:

March 22, 2017

Steve Hutton, Head PGA Professional at Geneva Golf & Country Club, is the 2017 Iowa Senior PGA Player of the Year. The Senior PGA Player of the Year race was very close with the 2017 Tournament of...

Assistant Player of the Year

March 22, 2017

Ben Montgomery, Assistant PGA Apprentice at Jones Park Golf Course in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is the 2017 Iowa PGA Assistant Player of the Year. Montgomery played in 16 total events on the 2017 Iowa PGA Schedule,...

News

Tournament Preview 08/17 " 08/20

August 17, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Shawver Wins Iowa Senior PGA Professional Championship

August 16, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

"McCarty Cards 4-Over-Par First Round

August 9, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

A Season to Remember

August 8, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

"Woltman Wins 85th Iowa Open

August 3, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview 8/3 to 8/5

August 3, 2018

Steger Leads 85th Iowa Open After Round Two

August 2, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

3 Tied atop the Leaderboard at the 85th Iowa Open

August 1, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

85th Iowa Open Begins August 1st

July 28, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Fisher Wins Iowa PGA Professional Championship

July 24, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Fisher Leads Iowa PGA Professional Championship After Rd 2

July 23, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (07/20 " 07/25)

July 20, 2018

Iowa PGA Professional Championship Preview

July 20, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Registration Still Open for 85th Iowa Open

July 19, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Ruthey and Team Win Third Consecutive Pro-Junior

July 16, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty Misses 54-Hole Cut at John Deere Classic

July 15, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty Makes 36-Hole Cut at John Deere Classic

July 14, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Second Round of John Deere Classic Suspended Due to Weather

July 13, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (7/12-7/16)

July 13, 2018

McCarty, Proehl Finish Round One at John Deere Classic

July 12, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty, Proehl to Compete in 2018 John Deere Classic

July 11, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty Qualifies for the John Deere Classic

July 9, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

4 Iowa PGA Members to Compete in John Deere Classic Open Qualifier

July 6, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

33 Advance to John Deere Classic Open Qualifier

July 5, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview 06/28-18 " 07/03/18

June 28, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Destival and Team win Boy Scouts Pro-Am

June 25, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (06/22 - 06/26)

June 22, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty Qualifies for the 100th PGA Championship

June 21, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty, Proehl, Schmid and Fisher Advance to Final Round of the 51st PGA Professional Championship

June 20, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

4 Iowa PGA Members Make First Cut at the 51st PGA Professional Championship

June 19, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Smool and Team Claim Wild Rose Casino & Resort Pro-Am

June 18, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (06/16-06/18)

June 15, 2018

6 Iowa PGA Members to Compete in 51st PGA Professional Championship

June 15, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Bermel Wins Junior Academy Sr. Stroke Play Event

June 13, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Sean McCarty Wins Junior Academy Stroke Play Event

June 12, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (06/09-06/13)

June 8, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (6/1-6/4)

June 1, 2018 | Author: Linnea Kangas

Proehl Receives Sponsor Exemption for the 2018 Principal Charity Classic

May 24, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Edwards and Team win 2018 Foundation Pro-Am

May 21, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (05/19-05/21)

May 18, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty, Egly win Brad Wuhs Pro-Pro Event

May 7, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (05/05-18 " 05/07/18)

May 4, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Iowa PGA Wins 2018 Iowa Cup Matches

May 3, 2018

Iowa PGA Professional"™s Lead Iowa Cup Matches After Day 1

May 2, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Panek Wins Mizuno Golf 36-Hole Classic

April 30, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Tournament Preview (04/28/18 " 04/30/18)

April 27, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Spirit Hollow to Host 2018 Iowa Cup Matches

April 25, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

McCarty, Wernimont of Brown Deer win Pro-Assistant

April 23, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Iowa PGA Member David Schneider Joins PGA Board of Directors

March 22, 2018

Team No. 4 Wins 2018 Las Vegas Pro-Am

February 21, 2018 | Author: Kevin Quinn

Assistant Player of the Year

March 22, 2017

Senior Player of the Year:

March 22, 2017

Super Senior Player of the Year:

March 22, 2017

Low Scoring Average:

March 22, 2017

Iowa PGA Player of the Year:

March 22, 2017

Congratulations 2017 Iowa PGA Player of the Year Recipients!

March 22, 2017