Congratulations to the following Michigan PGA Members that have been named Golf Digest’s Best Teachers in Michigan 2022-2023: 1.) Adam Schriber,read more
President Bob Bales called the meeting to order and welcomed everyone to Eagle Eye Golf Club. Bob welcomed special guests Heather Burke, Sr. Directorread more
2021 President’s Dinner…Dean Kolstad, Bernie Friedrich & Jason Guss Headline 2021 Michigan PGA Special Award Recipients The Michiganread more
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The Mission of the Michigan PGA is to “Serve the Members and Grow the Game”.
We wish Michigan PGA Members, George Bowman & Scott Hebert, the best of luck at The @AllyChallenge held August 23-29 at @Golf_Warwick Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club!
Round 1 Tee Times
Scott tees off #1 Friday at 12:20 PM
George tees off #10 Friday at 12:25 PM
Dean Kolstad, Bernie Friedrich and Jason Guss Headline 2021 Michigan PGA Special Awards! View all the winners and read the full press release now!
The Michigan Golf Alliance celebrated #MichiganGolfMonth on the capitol lawn yesterday with over 200 legislators and staffers in attendance. Golf has a $4.2 billion annual economic impact on Michigan!
2021 marked the 67th VA Tournament at Custer Greens Golf Course on the grounds of the Battle Creek VA Medical Center. 24 PGA Professionals took to the course with Veteran caddies by their side. Read the full article now: http://bit.ly/VATourney21
Michigan Golf Day at the Capitol! The Michigan Golf Alliance shared the economic, environmental and human impacts of the game with face-to-face talks over lunch and a program with state legislators yesterday. #michigangolfmonth #pga
It's Legislative Day on the Capitol Lawn! In celebration of #MichiganGolfMonth, take a moment to hear Kevin Helm, Executive Director of the Michigan PGA, talk with the @mibigshow starring Michael Patrick Shiels about golf's impact on our great state!
We wish Michigan PGA Members, Scott Hebert, Jim Deiters, Ron Beurmann and Jeff Roth, the best of luck at the 81st @seniorpgachamp held May 25-30 at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma!
View the starting times and leaderboard: http://bit.ly/SrPGAChamp21
ICYMI-our Low Club Pro at the 103rd @PGAChampionship— Ben Cook!
#TeamOf20 | #PGAChamp
Quite the Saturday for Ben Cook, PGA.
#TeamOf20 | #PGAChamp
1. A golf lesson with Dave Kendall, MPGA Teacher of the Year in 2004 & 2000
2. A golf lesson with Jason Guss, MPGA Teacher of the Year in 2021, 2017, 2013
3. Lee Trevino signed flag and a Lee Trevino Signed Hat
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4. Four Tickets to the 2022 Senior PGA Championship - Friday only
5. Four Tickets to the 2022 Senior PGA Championship - Saturday only
6. Four Tickets to the 2022 Senior PGA Championship - Sunday only
7. Four Lower bowl tickets to MSU-Indiana Men’s Basketball Game
Saturday, February 12, 2022
8. Golf for Four at any Boyne Highlands Golf Course
9. Golf for Four at Crystal Mountain
10. Golf for Four at Eagle Eye Golf Course
11. Golf for Four at Washtenaw Golf Club
12. Golf for Four at Harbor Shores Golf Club
13. Golf for Four at Battle Creek Country Club
14. Golf for Four at R&S Sharf Golf Course or Katke-Cousins Golf Course
15. Golf for Four at Stoatin Brae Golf Club
16. Golf for Four at Watermark, StoneWater, Sunnybrook, Muskegon or Macatawa.
17. Golf for Four at Pilgrim's Run Golf Club
18. Golf for Four at Antrim Dells Golf Course
19. Golf for Four at Eagle Crest Golf Club
20. Golf for Two at Bucks Run Golf Club
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The Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier Host Applications are due on Sunday!
Apply today and let the Road to Augusta start at YOUR FACILITY!
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Happy Veterans Day, and thank you to all of our Nation's Veterans. This Veterans Day, we want to highlight PGA HOPE, a program that introduces golf to Veterans with disabilities to enhance their physical, mental, social and emotional well-being.
Thank you to our Veterans for your service and thank you to our Michigan PGA Pros who help make this program so successful throughout the year!
Support our Veterans by purchasing a ticket for the PGA HOPE Fundraiser Raffle! All proceeds will go towards our programs.
Buy tickets and see prizes here --> bit.ly/PGAHOPEFundraiser ... See MoreSee Less
Host a Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier!
Apply today and let the Road to August start with YOUR FACILITY!
Applications close on Sunday, November 14!
Hosting requirements and expectations are written out in the application.
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The PGA of America’s 105th Annual Meeting is taking place this week in Milwaukee, WI. This morning, the outgoing Section Presidents were honored including Michigan’s outgoing President, Robert Bales. Thank you, Bob, for your service and dedication to the Michigan PGA! ... See MoreSee Less
PGA REACH Michigan is hosting a raffle to raise money for our PGA HOPE program! PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) is the flagship military program of PGA REACH Michigan. PGA HOPE Michigan hosts programs that are free for Veterans. The money raised will be used so we can keep building and making the program better for our Veterans!
Tickets are $20 each. We have so many great prizes.
The drawing will take place November 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM via Facebook live on Michigan PGA's Facebook page - @michigansectionpga.
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The Michigan Section PGA honored its 2020 & 2021 Special Award Winners, 2020 & 2021 outgoing Board of Directors and outgoing President Robert Bales at the President's Dinner, sponsored by Sanford Advisory and E-Z-GO, held Sunday, October 24 at the Country Club of Lansing.
View all the President's Dinner photos and read the full article here: bit.ly/MPGASpecialAwards21
Congratulations to our 2021 Special Award Winners!
GOLF PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
Dean Kolstad, PGA
Director of Golf, Gull Lake View
GOLF EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR
Bernie Friedrich, PGA
Senior Vice President of Golf, BOYNE Resorts
TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Jason Guss, PGA
Director of Instruction at Jason Guss Golf Academy and Performance Center
Hawk Hollow Golf Course and Banquet Facilities and Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club
ASSISTANT GOLF PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
Brandon Dean, PGA
Assistant Golf Professional, Crystal Mountain
BILL STRAUSBAUGH AWARD
Chris Sobieck, PGA
Owner, The Mines Golf Course & High Road Management
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD
Justin Phillips, PGA
Director of Tournament Operations, Michigan Section PGA
Communications Coordinator, Michigan Section PGA
MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR-PRIVATE
Paul Lehnert, PGA
Teaching Professional, Kubica Golf
MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR-PUBLIC
Ian Ziska, PGA
Head Golf Professional, American Dunes Golf Club
MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR-RESORT
Elliott Oscar, PGA, Head Golf Professional
Forest Dunes Golf Club
Ballyneal Golf Club, Colorado
Wally Sierakowski, PGA
Head Golf Professional, Red Run Golf Club
Co-Founder, Team Selfridge Family Relief Fund
PLAYER DEVELOPMENT AWARD
Andre R. Pillow, PGA
Director of Instruction, Blythefield Country Club
DNA Golf Instruction, LLC
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AWARD
Glenn Armen Pulice, PGA
General Manager, Royal Oak Golf Center
YOUTH PLAYER DEVELOPMENT AWARD
Kelly Kuhlman, PGA
Kuhlman Golf at Twin Lakes Golf Academy
Director of Instruction, Twin Lakes Golf & Swim Club
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Ben Cook Earns Low Club Pro Honors at 103rd PGA Championship held at the Ocean Course of Kiawah Island Golf Resort May 20-23, 2021
Black Women in Golf: Celebrating Renee Fluker and 20 Years of Midnight Golf
Over 30 Michigan PGA Professionals have been the program’s “glue,” committing their evenings over the past two decades to golf lessons and bonding.
Michigan Golf Alliance | 2021 Champion Award
This award recognizes individuals who, or entities which, have succeeded in working on behalf of a group of owners – locally, regionally, nationally or internationally – and have garnered significant victory for our members.
“If you want to unlock greatness, it’s time to get serious about having fun!”
Lesson plans made simple with PGA.Coach
Find out how Scott Wilson displays extraordinary contributions and achievements in the area of youth player development.
Watch how Renee Fluker, Founder and President of the Midnight Golf Program, has teamed up with the Michigan PGA since 2001 to impact Detroit area youth using golf. This story will tug at your heartstrings!