WPGA Announces 2015 Special Award Winners
The Wisconsin Section, PGA is pleased to announce our 2015 WPGA Special Awards winners. These awards recognize the extraordinary accomplishments of our Wisconsin PGA Professionals on and off the course.
Award winners will be honored at a reception on Monday, March 2nd at Wilderness Resort - Glacier Canyon Conference Center in Wisconsin Dells.. This reception is part of the Wisconsin PGA Spring Meeting and Product Showcase. For a complete list of winners and a detailed write-up on each winner please click view more.
2015 WGSA Scholarship Recipients
The Wisconsin PGA in conjunction with the Wisconsin Golf Salespersons Association is pleased to announce the 2015 WGSA Apprentice Scholarship recipients. The scholarship program encourages initiative and high achievement of PGA Apprentices in the PGA Professional Golf Management Program (PGA PGM Program). 2015 marks the fourth year the WGSA has generously funded the program and helped several Wisconsin PGA apprentices with their PGM expenses.
This year’s recipients are Erika Pfaender (Ozaukee CC), Katie Tabbert (The Legend at Bristlecone), Matt Taken (Wisconsin Club) and Scott Walecki (Currie Park GC). Each apprentice will be receiving a check of $500 and recognized for their accomplishment at the WPGA Special Awards Ceremony on March 2nd at Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells.View More
Wisconsin PGA Releases 2015 Tournament Schedule
West Allis, WI - The Wisconsin PGA is pleased to release its 2015 tournament schedule, which features over 40 different events and qualifiers that stretch throughout the state of Wisconsin. The events kick off in early March with our WPGA Nike Golf Las Vegas Pro-Am and wrap up in late October with our final in-state event, the Pro-Pro Scramble. The tournament slate will once again offer a great variety of competitions for both WPGA professionals and amateurs.
As with each WPGA season, the schedule is highlighted by the major competitions, which will feature four WPGA Championships and three State Opens. Kicking off the major competitions will be our 48th annual WPGA Match Play Championship, which will run from May 11th-14th.View More
PGA National News
PGA Partners with Wexford Golf to Debut Indoor Golf Experience at Minneapolis/St. Paul International AirportMSP will become first U.S. Airport with an interactive golf facility. Scheduled to open in March 2015, it will feature retail, food and beverage and a hands-on golf experience with lounge. View More
Eligibility Criteria Announced for 2015 KPMG Women’s PGA ChampionshipDefending Champion Inbee Park, Stacy Lewis, Paula Creamer and Michelle Wie have committed to play. PGA Professionals Karen Paolozzi, Alison Curdt and Laurie Rinker earned a berth based on their top-8 finish in the LPGA Teaching & Club Professional National Championship last September. View More