Today is April 23, 2014

2013 WNYPGA 
Foundation Supporters

Bartlett CC (Terry Stiltner, PGA)
Blue Heron Hills GC (Brian Tolnar, PGA)
Brook-Lea CC (Jon Hoecker, PGA)
Byrncliff Resort (Al Stein, PGA)
Conesus GC (Kevin Regan, PGA)
East Aurora CC (Chris Kulinski, PGA)
Kahkwa Club (Michael O'Connor, PGA)
Lancaster CC (Mike Dziabo, PGA)
Mendon GC (Sean Lalley, PGA)
Midvale CC (Mike Kiel, PGA)
Monroe GC (Jim Mrva, PGA)
Moon Brook CC (Mike Kaye, PGA)
Niagara Falls CC (John Boss, PGA)
Penfield CC (Mike D'Agostino, PGA)
Ravenwood GC (Mike Roeder, PGA)
Ridgemont CC (Ben Wilson, PGA)
WNYPGA Professionals

 Ange Alberico, PGA

 Dan Antonucci, PGA

Steve Barber, PGA
Erik Barzeski
Steve Bordner, PGA
Chip Clover, PGA
Steve Crane, PGA

Charlie Cross, PGA

Mike Dziabo, PGA

Jim Edmister, PGA
Tim Fries, PGA
Rob Horak, PGA
Scott Jenkins, PGA
John Kajfasz, PGA
Jeff Kaye, PGA
Mike Kaye, PGA
Chris Kulinski, PGA
Sean Lalley, PGA
Denny Lyons, PGA
Jeff Mietus, PGA
Jim Mrva, PGA
Michael O'Connor, PGA
Steve Parker, PGA
Todd Riolo, PGA
Kirk Stauffer, PGA
Terry Stiltner, PGA
Ryan Swanson
Brian Tolnar, PGA
David Wedzik, PGA
Ben Wilson, PGA

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Good Luck!

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

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Western New York OPEN

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Tournament Information


Drive, Chip and Putt

Registration now open!

3 Local Qualifiers- Don't Miss Your Chance to Get Invited to Augusta National GC for the Finals in 2015!

  • July 1st- Eagle Vale GC, Fairport, NY
  • July 8th- Harvest Hill GC, Orchard Park, NY
  • July 9th- JC Martin GC, Erie, PA

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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 Golf for 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!


Current Job Postings

Looking for a job in golf in Western New York?

Check out our listing of currently open positions under the PGA Services tab, Employment.

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!

Click here to view the complete list of 2013 WNYPGA Award Winners.

Click here to view the photo gallery from the reception.


Lessons From the Pros

In Conjunction with the Buffalo News

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.

Archives -
Gary Occhino, PGA (Orchard Park CC)- Fixing Your Hook or Slice
Steve Parker, PGA (Wanakah CC) - The proper grip and swing.
Josh Wojtaszczyk, PGA (Harvest Hill GC) - Chipping made simple.
Marc Rosa, PGA (CC of Buffalo) - Avoid hitting thin, fat or slicing shots.
Scott Arnold, PGA  - Hitting out of heavy rough.

Matt Clark, PGA (River Oaks GC) - Hitting from a side hill lie.