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WNYPGA Member Lonnie Nielsen Wins PGA Quarter Century Championship
2014 Senior PGA Professional National Championship
@Wanamaker and Ryder Courses, PGA Golf Club, Port St. Lucie, Fla.
The 2014 Senior PGA Professional National Championship in Port St. Lucie, Florida, will begin November 13-16, where our representatives Lon Nielsen, Tim Fries, Kirk Stauffer, and Jon Hoecker take on the Wanamaker and Ryder Courses, at PGA Golf Club. We wish them the best of luck when they are down there. Click here for recap.
2014 National Car Rental Assistant PGA Championship
@ PGA Golf Club (Wanamaker Course), Port St. Lucie, Fla.
Eric Mabee and Christopher Stoddard are supporting the WNYPGA in this years 2014 National Car Rental PGA Assistant Championship. We wish them the best of luck down in Port St. Lucie, Florida as the tournament runs from October 30th-November 2nd with the field being reduced after 36 holes to the lowest 70 scores. Good luck to the both of them!
J.C. Martin Golf Course
New Practice Facility
Erie Mayor Joe Sinnott, at left, helped dedicate improvements to the J.C. Martin Golf Course on Oct. 23. The improvements, which included a new practice area, were funded by roughly $500,000 in private donations. With the mayor, from left, are local golfers Jim Rutkowski Sr. and Jim Rutkowski Jr.; and Joe Bertino, Western New York Executive Director for the Professional Golfers Association. -KEVIN FLOWERS//ERIE TIMES-NEWS
Sun Mountain Tour Championship
@Penfield Country Club
Alex Weir is the 2014 Sun Mountain Tour Championship winner that took place at Penfield Country Club. Weir fired an impressive (-1) two day total of 141 to edge out Ryan Swanson by one stroke. Weir finished the 2014 season very strong by winning the last two triple point events, Match Play Championship and Tour Championship. We would like to also Congratulate Dwayne Randall on winning the Professional Player of the Year Points race this 2014 season along with Tim Fries winning the Senior 2014 Player of the Year Points race. We would like to say thank you to our host PGA Professional Michael D’Agostino and to John Blain of Sun Mountain for his continued support of this event! For more results click here.
Antigua Pro-Pro Championship
@Stafford Country Club
It was a cold windy day at Stafford Country Club but the course was in phenomenal shape for the Antigua Pro-Pro Championship. It was Team Dave and Jerry Coleman that took home first place with a (-4) 68 in the 1 of 2 Best Ball Format. Congratulations to the both of them! Also, a very special Thank You to our sponsor, Gary Chittenden, and to Eric Haile,PGA & Stafford Country Club for hosting our event!
KID's Escaping Drugs Pro-Am
@Harvest Hill Golf Course
Congratulations Lon Nielsen and Kirk Stauffer on winning the Kid’s Escaping Drugs Pro-Am with a fabulous (-4) 68 at Harvest Hill Golf Course. It was absolutely just a perfect day for golf in which we would like to thank everyone from the KED’s program for all the cool awards that were presented today. Also, a big thank to Head PGA Professional, Josh Wojtaszczyk, and his entire staff at Harvest Hill for all the work that they put in. For more results please click here.
National Car Rental Assistants Championship
@ Seneca Hickory Stick Golf Course
Congratulation Eric Mabee, Assistant out of Oak Hill Country Club, on winning the 2014 WNYPGA Assistants Championship today at Seneca Hickory Stick Golf Course. Mabee put together a fantastic day of golf shooting a (-4) 68 in the morning and followed that up with a (-1) 71 this afternoon. The Top 2 finishers, Eric Mabee and Christopher Stoddard, qualified for the 38th National Car Rental PGA Assistants Championship which is October 30th-November 2nd taking place at the PGA Golf Club, Wanamaker course, Port St. Lucie, Florida. For more results click here.