WNYPGA Awards Committee

Ryan Swanson
Pinehurst GC
sbuswanny@yahoo.com

Bob King
Lakeside CC
rking12@rochester.rr.com


Gary Occhino
​Orchard Park CC
garyocchino@gmail.com

Troy Moss
Chautauqua GC
tmoss@ciweb.org

Tim Falkner
​Crag Burn GC
tfalkner@pga.com

Kyle Benish
​Holiday Valley GC
kylebenish@gmail.com

Jeff Beaver
Titleist
​jeff_beaver@acushnetgolf.com

2018 WNYPGA Section Special Awards Nomination Form

Nominations for 2018 are now closed

SECTION SPECIAL AWARDS

The Western New York PGA conducts a special awards program each year that gives recognition to Section PGA Professionals for their outstanding contributions, performance, and achievements within their golf profession and the Western New York Section. 

Congratulations to all of our 2018 winners below!

2018 WNYPGA SPECIAL AWARD WINNERS

Click on each image below to view previous winners

               
PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR           ASST. PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
MIKE D'AGOSTINO, PGA                                          TIM FALKNER, PGA

 

                   
TEACHER OF THE YEAR                         HORTON SMITH AWARD 
GARY OCCHINO, PGA                                                 BRIAN JACOBS, PGA

 

           
PRESIDENT'S PLAQUE                              YOUTH PLAYER DEVELOPMENT

MIKE D'AGOSTINO, PGA                                              CHRIS KULINSKI, PGA

 

                 
BILL STRAUSBAUGH AWARD                  MERCHANDISER - PRIVATE

DAN ANTONUCCI, PGA                                                 JOHN ROSSI, PGA

 

              
MERCHANDISER - PUBLIC                        MERCHANDISER - RESORT
JEFF MIETUS, PGA                                                             STEVE CARNEY, PGA 
 


MEDIA REP OF THE YEAR                        SALES REP OF THE YEAR  
KEVIN SYLVESTER                                                            LOU DEVITO (NO PHOTO)

2018 WNYPGA TOURNAMENT WINNERS

Click on underlined below to view previous winners

              
DWAYNE RANDALL, PGA                                            KIRK STAUFFER, PGA
OMEGA PLAYER OF THE YEAR             OMEGA SENIOR PLAYER OF THE YEAR
                                                                         WNY PGA PROFESSIONAL CHAMPION

                    
PAUL SANDERS, PGA                                                    ROB KRAJEWSKI, PGA   
33rd COORS SECTION CHAMPION       NCR ASSISTANT CHAMPION
MATCH PLAY CHAMPION                        OMEGA WNYAA PLAYER OF THE YEAR
                                                                        OMEGA TOUR CHAMPION

 

             
JON HOECKER, PGA                                                         BOBBY HOGAN, PGA 
SENIOR CHAMPION                                     SUPER SENIOR CHAMPION       


LAUREN TALLMAN, PGA 
WOMAN PLAYER OF THE YEAR