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Senior PGA Professional National Championship
Best of luck to Jon Hoecker, Kirk Stauffer, Mark Kirk, & Bobby Hogan this week at the Senior PGA Professional National Championship at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, FL! Follow updates at www.pgatournaments.com.
Randall reaches PGA Match Play Championship Finals, 5 other WNYPGA Professionals qualify also!
Peek’n Peak Resort’s Dwayne Randall advanced through to the finals of this year’s PGA Match Play Championship, battling through 20 holes before bowing to Champion Rob McLellan of Butler, PA. Dwayne won his semifinal match in an equally grueling 19 holes over Patrick Steffes of Milwaukee, WI.
Mark Kirk (Crag Burn GC) and Kirk Stauffer (Pine Acres CC) advanced through qualifying to get into the matches, while Michael O’Connor (Kahkwa Club), and Alex Weir (Kahkwa Club) both advanced to the round of 32 before falling.
Congratulations to all on fine representation of the Western New York Section PGA!
Junior Tour Registration Opening Soon
We are very excited to be moving to Blue Golffor the 2014 season. As this year’s events and details are still under construction, event registration will begin on Friday, March 7 for full time members, and on Saturday, March 8 for part time members.
Please look for upcoming notices regarding new registration procedures, and we thank you for your patience while we launch a new superb feature to enhance your junior golf experience with the Western New York Section PGA!
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WNYPGA Section Awards, Sponsor Recognition & Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Congratulations to the Winners and Hall of Fame Inductees!
Monday, October 14th, Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel - Brian Tolnar from Blue Heron Hills GC was nominated for the 2013 WNYPGA Golf Professional of the Year Award on Monday night at the Seneca Niagara Casino. The evening also included the celebration of all WNYPGA Section Award Winners, Sponsors and the induction of the 28th & 29th WNYPGA Hall of Fame Members, Mark Kirk (Crag Burn GC) & Denny Ferstler (Rochester, NY). Thank you to all that were in attendance to make the celebration special!
The Buffalo News will be working with area PGA Professionals in a series called "Lessons from the Pros." The program is part of an initiative to grow the game of golf in the Buffalo area and will feature videos of local golf pros giving a tip or two on how to lower your score.
Please click on the picture to the left and you will be directed to the Buffalo News website to the video of East Aurora CC Head PGA Professional Chris Kulinski teach how to escape green side bunkers.