WNYPGA Awards Committee

David Wedzik
​Golf Evolution
golfevolution@gmail.com

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

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 winners below!

2017 WNYPGA SPECIAL AWARD WINNERS

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PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR             ASST. PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
DWAYNE RANDALL, PGA                                           KYLE BENISH, PGA

 

                         
TEACHER OF THE YEAR                              HORTON SMITH AWARD / SALES REP 
BRIAN JACOBS, PGA                                                           JEFF BEAVER, PGA

 

                  
PRESIDENT'S PLAQUE                                    YOUTH PLAYER DEVELOPMENT

MIKE D'AGOSTINO, PGA                                                        CHRIS KULINSKI, PGA

 

                        
MERCHANDISER - PRIVATE                            MERCHANDISER - RESORT

MICHAEL O'CONNOR, PGA                                                   TROY MOSS, PGA


NOT PICTURED:
BILL STRAUSBAUGH AWARD - 
JEFF MIETUS, PGA     
MERCHANDISER - PUBLIC - MIKE ROEDER, PGA  

2017 WNYPGA TOURNAMENT WINNERS

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Rob Krajewski, PGA                                                      Kirk Stauffer, PGA
OMEGA PLAYER OF THE YEAR             OMEGA SENIOR PLAYER OF THE YEAR
MATCH PLAY CHAMPION                         SENIOR CHAMPION

 

                    
Jessica Negron                                                                     Tim Fries, PGA   
WNYAA PLAYER OF THE YEAR                 32nd COORS SECTION CHAMPION        
NATIONAL CAR ASST. CHAMPION           PROFESSIONAL CHAMPION

 

   
Lon Nielsen, PGA                                                      
SUPER SENIOR CHAMPION