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Long & Colbert Take the Pro-Pro Championship

Three Team Playoff for the Pro-Pro Championship
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GEORGIA PGA NEWS

Long & Colbert Take the Pro-Pro Championship

December 11, 2019

The team of Robert Long of the King and Prince Golf Club and Clint Colbert of Crosswinds Golf Course fired rounds of 65 and 61 for a two day total of

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Weinhart Captures Georgia PGA Professional Championship

October 16, 2019

Tim Weinhart, PGA teaching professional from the Tim Weinhart Golf Academy at Heritage Golf Links in Tucker won the Georgia PGA Professional

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2019 Match Play Championship

September 30, 2019

Atlanta, GA —Assistant PGA professional, J.P. Griffin of The Capital City Club Atlanta, won two matches to capture the title today in the

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About the Georgia PGA

The Georgia PGA is one of the 41 Sections of The PGA of America. Its membership includes over 890 PGA Professionals working at over 260 golf courses, clubs, and ranges throughout the state. Additionally, more than 20 Georgia PGA members compete on one of the PGA Tours. In keeping with the fundamental objectives laid down by its founders, one of the Georgia PGA’s primary goals is promoting the game of golf through clinics, junior and minority golf programs, consumer programs, and print and television media.

And we have crowned the Pro-Pro Champions! Congratulations Robert Long, PGA and Assistant Professional Clint Colbert for winning the Pro-Pro Championship. Thank you to all of our partners! #ProProChampionship

Welcome to the final round of the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales, Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf. It is the perfect day to play some great golf! #ProProChampionship #ProPro

Congratulations to PGA Director of Golf Daren Johnson & PGA Head Professional Dylan Malafronte of Fredrica Golf Club, who are our Global Golf Sales Shootout Champions! Thank you Global Golf Sales for making this shootout possible. @GlobalGolfSales

Round 1 of the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales,Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf is off! Check all of the scores as they come in at
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Pro-Pro Championship

Two-person teams compete over 36 holes of better-ball stroke play for the Pro-Pro title. Contested at the highly acclaimed Sea Island Golf Club-- rate...

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Congratulations to Professional of the Year PGA General Manager Cary Brown of Valdosta C.C. This award is determined annually by the Georgia PGA to honor the working club professional whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the complete PGA golf professional.

Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Peter Jones at Cherokee Town & Country Club for being awarded Teacher of the Year. This awarded is to honor outstanding teachers of golf amongst the ranks of the PGA of America membership.

Congratulations PGA General Manager Wyatt Detmer at Summergrove Golf Club for being awarded the Presidents Award. This award recognizes a PGA Professional that shows overall promotion of golf, a level of impact on the game of golf while also having an ability to inspire others

Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Shawn Koch at Country Club of the South for being awarded the Horton Smith Trophy. This award is designed to give special recognition to a golf professional for outstanding and continuing contributions to professional education.@prokoch

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And we have crowned the Pro-Pro Champions! Congratulations Robert Long, PGA and Assistant Professional Clint Colbert for winning the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales, Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf! #3wayPlayoff
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And we have crowned the Pro-Pro Champions! Congratulations Robert Long, PGA and Assistant Professional Clint Colbert for winning the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales, Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf! #3wayPlayoff
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Lots of draws in that group. Huge fan!!! Congratulations fellas.

Wow!! So very excited!! A job well done👍

Traynor's still around and "kicking". Good deal !

Congrats guys!!

Congrats!

Congratulations!!

Those golf bags are 🔥

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Welcome to the final round of the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales, Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf. It is the perfect day to play some great golf! #ProProChampionship ...

Welcome to the final round of the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales, Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf. It is the perfect day to play some great golf! #ProProChampionship

Thanks to all of our PGA members that get to play Santa Claus for the annual Toy Drive! 🎅🏽 We appreciate you! #BringToys ...

Thanks to all of our PGA members that get to play Santa Claus for the annual Toy Drive! 🎅🏽 We appreciate you! #BringToys

Congratulations to PGA Director of Golf Daren Johnson & PGA Head Professional Dylan Malafronte of Fredrica Golf Club, who are our Global Golf Sales Shootout Champions! Thank you Global Golf Sales for making this shootout possible. ...

Congratulations to PGA Director of Golf Daren Johnson & PGA Head Professional Dylan Malafronte of Fredrica Golf Club, who are our Global Golf Sales Shootout Champions! Thank you Global Golf Sales for making this shootout possible.

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Congratulations to our Professional of the Year PGA General Manager Cary Brown of Valdosta Country Club. This award is determined annually by the Georgia PGA to honor the working club professional whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the complete PGA golf professional. While the honor is based on the candidate's entire record, special emphasis is placed on performance in areas such as service to the section & the Association, leadership ability, & the promotion of golf. ...

Congratulations to our Professional of the Year PGA General Manager Cary Brown of Valdosta Country Club. This award is determined annually by the Georgia PGA to honor the working club professional whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the complete PGA golf professional. While the honor is based on the candidates entire record, special emphasis is placed on performance in areas such as service to the section & the Association, leadership ability, & the promotion of golf.

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Congratulations! A great honor, well deserved!!!

that's awesome Congrats Cary.

Congrats Cary!

Heartiest congratulations, neighbor (down the street at 3008).

Great Pro and awesome mentor!! Well deserved!!

Congrats Cary!

Very much deserved! Way to go buddy!

Congratulations Cary.

We are so proud of you!

So proud of you! Congratulations

Great job Pro!

Congratulations! !

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Way to go Cary Brown great job!!!

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Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Peter Jones at Cherokee Town & Country Club for being awarded Teacher of the Year. This awarded is to honor outstanding teachers of golf amongst the ranks of the PGA of America membership. The professional’s overall performance with innovative & special teaching programs. ...

Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Peter Jones at Cherokee Town & Country Club for being awarded Teacher of the Year.  This awarded is to honor outstanding teachers of golf amongst the ranks of the PGA of America membership. The professional’s overall performance with innovative & special teaching programs.

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Congratulations!

Congrats, Pete!

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Congratulations 😊😊

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Congratulations PGA General Manager Wyatt Detmer at Summergrove Golf Club for being awarded the Presidents Award. This award recognizes a PGA Professional that shows overall promotion to golf, a level of impact on the game of golf while also having an ability to inspire other professionals. ...

Congratulations PGA General Manager Wyatt Detmer at Summergrove Golf Club for being awarded the Presidents Award. This award recognizes a PGA Professional that shows overall promotion to golf, a level of impact on the game of golf while also having an ability to inspire other professionals.

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Congrats to an awesome Professional! Great career and thanks for your work at Summergrove.

Finally recognized among the greatest. Well deserved my friend. 👍🏻

Congratulations. It has been a honor working with you over the last few years. Hopefully it will continue for the years to come.

Awesome! Great job Buddy!! Hands down the best Professional.

Congratulations Wyatt! Thanks for helping me. You took the time to help me create a golf swing I could live with in spite of my failed back surgeries, thanks again, you genuinely care about people!

Congratulations buddy, we are so happy for you.

I just know he is one of the nicest guys I’ve ever met, glad he is my friend! Congrats!

Well deserved. Congratulations Wyatt👍👏👏😁

Congrats my friend. You are one of the best golf pros I ever had the pleasure of doing business with. I am glad to call you a friend!!

Congratulations ! Pros-Pro

Congratulations Wyatt Detmer And imagine you did a lot of it with Danno around your neck. Great going—Well deserved

Congratulations Wyatt! Have a wonderful holiday! 🎄⛄️

Wyatt has been the definition of a PGA Professional for as long as I've known him. That's a long time; Wyatt had no grey and I had hair. Congratulations my friend.

Congrats Wyatt!!! Need more professionals in this industry just like you !!! Congrats again my friend!!

Congratulations, well deserved.

Awesome news! Congrats Wyatt

Proud of you wyatt! Well deserved.

Congratulations Wyatt. First-class all the way!!

Congratulations Wyatt!

He is a great person...Treats every one with respect ...Congratulations

Congratulations Wyatt!

Deserving beyond words.

Congrats sir!!! Well deserved. Miss you at Callaway. Wyatt Detmer

Congrats Wyatt!

Way to go Wyatt!

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Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Shawn Koch at Country Club of the South for being awarded the Horton Smith Trophy. This award is designed to give special recognition to a golf professional for outstanding and continuing contributions to professional education. ...

Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Shawn Koch at Country Club of the South for being awarded the Horton Smith Trophy. This award is designed to give special recognition to a golf professional for outstanding and continuing contributions to professional education.

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Congratulations Shawn!

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Love this! Most deserving.

Yes! Congrats Shawn Koch

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👍🏽 Well deserved my man

Congratulations Shawn!

Congrats Koch...well deserved!!

Congrats Shawn Koch

My brother from another mother!!!!

Congrats Pro

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And we have crowned the Pro-Pro Champions! Congratulations Robert Long, PGA and Assistant Professional Clint Colbert for winning the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales, Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf! #3WayPlayoff

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Welcome to the final round of the Traynor’s Golf Collection/ Mizuno/ E-Z-GO Pro-Pro Championship presented by Global Golf Sales, Golf Pro Payments, EZLinks, Evolve Golf, Signature Golf & LAB Golf. It is the perfect day to play some great golf! #ProProChampionship ...

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Thanks to all of our PGA members that get to play Santa Claus for the annual Toy Drive! 🎅🏽 We appreciate you! #BringToys ...

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Congratulations to PGA Director of Golf Daren Johnson & PGA Head Professional Dylan Malafronte of Fredrica Golf Club, who are our Global Golf Sales Shootout Champions! Thank you Global Golf Sales for making this shootout possible. ...

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Congratulations to our Professional of the Year PGA General Manager Cary Brown of Valdosta Country Club. This award is determined annually by the Georgia PGA to honor the working club professional whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the complete PGA golf professional. While the honor is based on the candidate's entire record, special emphasis is placed on performance in areas such as service to the section & the Association, leadership ability, & the promotion of golf. ...

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Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Peter Jones at Cherokee Town & Country Club for being awarded Teacher of the Year. This awarded is to honor outstanding teachers of golf amongst the ranks of the PGA of America membership. The professional’s overall performance with innovative & special teaching programs. ...

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Congratulations PGA General Manager Wyatt Detmer at Summergrove Golf Club for being awarded the Presidents Award. This award recognizes a PGA Professional that shows overall promotion to golf, a level of impact on the game of golf while also having an ability to inspire other professionals. ...

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Congratulations PGA Director of Instruction Shawn Koch at Country Club of the South for being awarded the Horton Smith Trophy. This award is designed to give special recognition to a golf professional for outstanding and continuing contributions to professional education. ...

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Thankful for our PGA Professionals & Apprentices. Happy Thanksgiving from the Georgia PGA! ...

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Congratulations Brett Gorney, PGA for being awarded the Bill Strausbaugh Award! This award gives special recognition to a PGA Professional who has shown outstanding integrity, commitment to mentoring his fellow PGA Professionals in improving their employment situations, involvement in community and charitable activities. ...

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Congratulations PGA Assistant Golf Professional J.P. Griffin at Capital City Club Brookhaven for being awarded Srixon/Cleveland Golf/XXIO Assistant Professional of the Year. The Assistant Professional of the Year Award is based on criteria outlined for Professional of the Year: overall performance at his/her club; service to the section & the Association and leadership ability. ...

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Congratulations to PGA Golf Instructor Chrissy Felton at Sea Island Golf Club for being awarded the Youth Player Development Award. The Youth Development Player Award recognizes the PGA Professional who is a leader in junior golf and who reflects the ideals of those who work with youth, promotion and development of junior golf at the club level, & support for national junior golf. ...

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Congratulations to our 2019 Growth of the Game Award recipient, PGA Head Professional Al Morrison at Chicopee Woods Golf Course. This award is presented to the PGA Professional that has made extraordinary contributions and achievements in conducting and/or supporting Play Golf America initiatives. ...

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Congratulations to PGA Director of Golf Lance Cantrell of Indian Hills Country Club for being awarded the Patriot Award which gives special recognition to a PGA Professional who personifies patriotism through the game of golf. He demonstrates a commitment to the men & women who have served & protected the United States of America ...

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The PGA of America & Sports Illustrated established the Merchandiser of the Year Award to recognize the PGA Professionals who have excelled as businessmen & merchandisers in the promotion of golf. The Georgia PGA would like to congratulate PGA Director of Golf Jonathan Mattox at Savannah Quarters Country Club for being awarded Merchandiser of the Year - Private Category! ...

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The PGA of America & Sports Illustrated established the Merchandiser of the Year Award to recognize the PGA Professionals who have excelled as businessmen & merchandisers in the promotion of golf. The Georgia PGA would like to congratulate PGA Director of Golf Spencer Brookman at Jekyll Island Golf Club for being awarded Merchandiser of the Year - Resort Category! ...

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The PGA of America & Sports Illustrated established the Merchandiser of the Year Award to recognize the PGA Professionals who have excelled as businessmen & merchandisers in the promotion of golf. The Georgia PGA would like to congratulate PGA General Manager Steve Rudd at City Club Marietta for being awarded Merchandiser if the Year -Public Category! ...

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Congratulations John Stephenson with Acushnet Company on being awarded Salesman of the Year! ...

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Thank you Patrick Richardson, PGA, for serving as our District 13 Director for the past 3 years! ...

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Congratulations to John Godwin, PGA, who was recognized as an outgoing Section President by The PGA of America at the Annual Meeting in West Palm Beach, FL!
Thank you for your dedication to the Georgia PGA.
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