What Happens in Vegas
NEPGA Las Vegas Pro-Am Kicks off today
-Las Vegas, NV
The New England PGA's Las Vegas Pro-Am got off to an exciting start on the first day. From the start, the players were split into two groups, with one playing at Royal Links GC and one at Bali Hai GC. They then switch for second day. Here are the results from the two groups:
Windham CC: 253
Sky Meadow: Egan 260
Sky Meadow: Ingraham 261
Sky Meadow: Mansfield 265
Franklin CC: Finlayson- 267
Wentworth by the Sea CC: Riciputi 256
New England PGA: Durfee 267
Blue Hill CC: 269
The Country Club: 269
Ould Newbury GC: Margeson: 270
Check back here and on our Facebook and Twitter pages tomorrow for more updates from day 2! Thank you to partners in this event: Turkish Airlines, Avidia Bank, and Five Star Golf Cars!
A Room Full of Stars
NEPGA Awards Banquet a Success
The New England PGA Section held its annual Awards Banquet at Pleasant Valley Country Club in Sutton, Mass. on Saturday. Section awards and honors were given out, and two NEPGA Members were inducted into the New England PGA’s Hall of Fame.
Special Award winners were: James Antonelli, PGA (Marshfield CC) – Merchandiser of the Year—Private, Peiter DeVos, PGA (Kebo Valley GC) Merchandiser of the Year—Public, Gary Soule, PGA (Samoset Resort) Merchandiser of the Year—Resort, Matthew Closter, PGA (Weston GC) Assistant Professional of the Year, Phil Truono, PGA (Miacomet GC)—Teacher of the Year, Gary Larrabee—George S. Weymss Award, William Flynn, PGA—Deacon Palmer Award, Jim Tobin, PGA (Patriot GC)—Patriot Award, Rick Johnson, PGA (Spaulding Adaptive Sports Center)—Player Development Award, Roman Greer, PGA (Cranberry Valley GC)—Youth Player Development, Mike Bradshaw, PGA (Kirkbrae CC)—Horton Smith Award, Brendan Walsh, PGA (The Country Club)—Bill Strausbaugh Award, and Zachary Wyman, PGA (Vermont National CC) PGA Professional of the Year.
Along with these award recipients, Arthur Harris, PGA (NEPGA Life Member) and Jack Gale, PGA (Cyprian Keyes GC) were inducted into the NEPGA Hall of Fame in recognition of their service and dedication to the New England Section.
Congratulations to all of our award winners!