Stachler Wins The Championship at Berkeley Hills
Amateur Ryan Stachler of Alpharetta won the ninth annual The Championship at Berkeley Hills Country Club presented by Bridgestone and Ahead in a sudden-death playoff over Brian Dixon a PGA teaching professional from Fox Creek Golf Club in Smyrna. Stachler won on the second playoff hole with a bogey 5 after Dixon hit his approach long and out of bounds to the 18th green and proceeded to make a six. This marks the sixth straight year that an amateur has captured the title.
2018 Drive, Chip & Putt Qualifiers
The Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifying registration is now available for young golfers hoping to earn an invitation to next year’s National Finals being held at Augusta National on Sunday, April 7, 2019. Click on the links below for more information.
DCP Qualifier at Country Club of Columbus on July 9th. Tee Times
DCP Qualifier at Lane Creek Golf Course on June 14th. Results
Welcome Conquest Commercial Funding
The Georgia Section, PGA of America and financial company Conquest Commercial Funding have entered into an agreement in which Conquest Commercial Funding will be the co-title sponsor of the 2018 Georgia PGA Championship with options for future years. As part of the agreement, the Georgia PGA Championship will now be called The E-Z-GO/Conquest Commercial Funding Georgia PGA Championship.
Ball Drives his Way to Victory at the Yamaha Atlanta Open
Spencer Ball, of Suwanee, a rising junior at Mercer University captured the title at the Yamaha Atlanta Open presented by Bushnell, Bolle, Camelback, and Levelwear at Cherokee Town & Country Club. Ball, carded a final round of 1-under par 71 for a two-day total of 5-under par 139 to claim the Lyman R. Hunter trophy and low amateur honors as well. He is the third amateur to claim the title since 2013.
PGA National News
The PGA Professional Championship Moves to AprilBeginning in 2019, the PGA Professional Championship will be conducted in late April. View More