The Wisconsin PGA Proudly Announces Our 2017 OMEGA Players of the Year
West Allis, WI – The Wisconsin Section of the Professional Golfers’ Association of America is excited to officially announce its 2017 OMEGA Players of the Year. The Wisconsin Section is made up of over 500 PGA members and apprentices from throughout the state and part of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The Player of the Year races kicked off back on April 24th at Naga-Waukee GC. The races then wrapped up in the middle of September for the members and shortly thereafter the assistants and seniors, once their respective national championships had concluded. Up for grabs were awards in three different categories, member, senior and assistant. Earning the prestigious titles for 2017 in each category were Jim Schuman (member and senior) and Andy Hansen (assistant / WAGPA). All three races were presented by OMEGA watches.View More
Great Scott! Roesch & Company Take Home Fall Destination ProAm Win
This past week the 2017 WPGA Scottsdale Pro-Am came to a close, as the week featured plenty of great weather and golf. The trip marked the fifth time in eight years that the Wisconsin PGA headed west to enjoy one of the best golf destinations in the United States. The field of fifteen foursomes got the opportunity to tee it up at the Pinnacle course at Troon North GC, the Cholla course at We-Ko-Pa GC and finally wrap up the trip on the Monument course at Troon North GC.
WAGPA Match Play & Four-Ball Match Play Championships Come To A Close
As the calendar turned to fall the Wisconsin PGA brought to a close two year-long match play events. The annual WAGPA Match Play title amongst the assistants in the section resulted in a 1up win by Chad Sandee over 2013 champion, Evan Wartgow. The only team match play competition on the WPGA schedule, the Four-Ball Match Play Championship also came to an end around the same timeframe. The final result in the championship gave Wartgow a little redemption as he teamed up with Erik Stenseth to secure the win in the 6th annual competition.View More
I'm Sold, Get Me Out Of The Cold Already - The 2018 WPGA Las Vegas Pro-Am
The Wisconsin PGA was proud to recently introduce the 2018 WPGA Las Vegas Pro-Am, set for Sunday-Thursday, March 11th-15th. This year’s event ventures to SouthShore GC, Spanish Trail CC (Canyon & Lakes) and Reflection Bay GC for some great rounds of golf. On the lodging side of things the trip is headed back to New York New York after some very positive feedback from last year's attendees. We are also excited to have our Morgan Stanley Welcome Party visit the Hard Rock Live for the third straight year.
A big thank you goes out to Nike Golf, TaylorMade Golf and the Vince Suter Group with Morgan Stanley for their partnership in supporting this year’s event.View More
PGA National News
The PGA Professional Championship Moves to AprilBeginning in 2019, the PGA Professional Championship will be conducted in late April. View More