Steffes & Stenseth Just Too Good At Edgewood
The Wisconsin PGA wrapped up their 2016 in-state events with the annual Pro-Pro Scramble on Monday. The fun two player team event brought together thirty-eight twosomes to enjoy a warm fall day at Edgewood GC in Big Bend. The day was filled with plenty of camaraderie and birdies as the field battled it out for the top prize.
Carding the top mark was the twosome of Pat Steffes of Milwaukee CC and Erik Stenseth of University Ridge GC. The winning duo birdied their way to the win as their bogey free round produced a 12-under-par 60.View More
Wash County Crew Delivers Pro-Assistant Win Number Two
Monday marked the 62nd playing of the Premier Golf & Utility Vehicles Pro-Assistant, as teams from throughout the Wisconsin Section ventured to North Shore CC in Mequon. The always popular event gave 100 players a chance to enjoy a fun day of golf, competition and camaraderie, as the golf season slows down. The tournament included forty-six teams participating in the traditional division of play and another sixteen in the secondary division.
The day was full of sunshine and a little breeze as the competitors battled the 2017 Wisconsin State Open layout. Conquering the traditional division of play was the duo of Craig Czerniejewski and Andrew Kosloske of Washington County GC.View More
Wisconsin PGA Squad Wins Back The Royal Cup
A breezy and cool day greeted the twenty participants of the annual Royal Cup Matches on Friday. The Ryder Cup style exhibition matches pit the top WPGA Assistant Professionals vs the top IPGA Assistant Professionals in a one day four ball match play event. After a great run of four wins in a row, the last few years haven't treated the WPGA squad too well. So the ten WPGA players were out to win the Royal Cup back, as this year's event visited Big Foot CC.
After the front nine the WPGA squad faced a one point deficit as they were down three to two. A big comeback was in store though as the WPGA team came roaring back on the back nine.View More
Helminen & Company Land The Win At The Links Course
As the calendar turned to October over the weekend the Wisconsin PGA prepared for their first ever Oliphant Golf Management Pro-Am Championship. The day arrived on Monday and the 116 participants were greeted with a fantastic fall day. Along with the beautiful weather they were treated to a great backdrop as the twenty nine teams enjoyed the Links Course at The GC's of Lawsonia. The field was made up of teams that earned their way into the event from their finish at various WPGA pro-ams throughout the golf season.
Finding the right mix and taking home the top spot were Ryan Helminen, Bob Mandoli, Chris Lindberg and Ze Vue.View More
Big Playoff Birdie Falls and Carries Lombardo & Mantyla to Pro-Pro Title
The duo of Jim Lombardo and Kurt Mantyla rekindled their Pro-Pro magic on Monday as they carded their third Pro-Pro title in the past five years. The duo defied the odds on a windy and challenging day at La Belle GC in Oconomowoc. After the forty different teams had turned in their scorecard, the winning squad was tied at the top with two other teams at 5-under-par 66. Matching Lombardo and Mantyla in the 1 best ball of 2 format (four-ball stroke play) was Andy Podolak and David Roesch, plus Joe Stadler and Jim Schuman.View More