Drive, Chip & Putt Georgia Qualifiers
The Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifying registration is now open on www.DriveChipandPutt.com for young golfers hoping to earn an invitation to next year’s National Finals being held at Augusta National on Sunday, April 3, 2016. The local qualifying events in Georgia will take place in June and July. Visit DriveChipandPutt.com to register!
Nance Claims First Georgia PGA Title
Martin Takes Low Amateur
PGA apprentice Travis Nance of Cartersville won the second annual Rivermont PGA Championship at Rivermont Golf & Country Club in Johns Creek presented by St. Michelle Vineyards and Oxford Golf by one shot over amateur Erik Martin of Alpharetta. Nance is an assistant golf professional at Coosa Country Club in Rome and it marks his first victory in a Georgia Section event.View More
The 2015 Georgia PGA Junior Tour Season is Underway
Georgia PGA Junior Championship coming up on June 8-9
As we begin to check off events on our 2015 Georgia PGA Junior Tour schedule, please encourage the juniors at your club to sign up to play this year. We’re looking forward to another fun season playing at some of the top courses in Georgia. Visit the Junior Tour page to register for the Tour and view the 2015 tournament schedule.
Mason Claims Second Yamaha Georgia Senior Open
Defeats Anderson and Keppler in Playoff
James Mason, PGA life-member from The Orchard Golf & Country Club in Dillard, won his second Yamaha Georgia Senior Open contested at the University of Georgia Golf Course in Athens. Mason fired a second round of two-under par 69 for a two-day total of three-under par 139, and defeated Stephen Keppler head PGA professional at Marietta Country Club in Kennesaw and Mark Anderson teaching professional at Brunswick Country Club in a sudden-death playoff.View More
PGA National News
Defending Champion Inbee Park Heads List of Major Champions in 2015 KPMG Women’s PGA ChampionshipTwo-time defending champion Inbee Park heads a list of 22 major champions who have committed to compete in the 2015 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, June 9-14, at Westchester Country Club in Harrison, New York. Canadian star Brooke Henderson, 17, who finished third in the recent Swinging Skirts Classic, received an exemption to the Championship. View More
Californian Michael Block Reflects Upon a“Life-Changing” PGA Professional National ChampionshipThe showcase Championship for PGA Professionals will be held, June 28-July 1, at The Philadelphia Cricket Club. View More