Congratulations to Chad Callan of Briarwood Golf Club and his team of Ken Geoghegan, Scott Retzlaff and Brian Geiken on placing first in the First Flight in the 2023 NB Golf Cars/M&M Golf Cars Iowa PGA Foundation Pro-Am presented by the Iowa Golf Association at the Elmwood Country Club!!
1. 15 points: Chad Callan (Brairwood Golf Club) – Ken Geoghegan, Scott Retzlass and Brian Geiken
2. 12 points: Russ Luedloff (M&M Golf Cars) – Colby Marriott, Chad Rotert and Steve Fresse
1. -1 points: Greg Dingle (Veenker Memorial Golf Course) – Dorin Gildermaster, Rich Balsley and Dan Knutson
2. -14 points: John Thompson (Prairie Links Golf & Events Center) – Kelly Springer, Robert Olds and Jeremy Olds
The Iowa PGA Section wants to thank all our sponsors and PGA Professionals for their consideration in donating towards the Iowa PGA Foundation Pro-Am Monday, August 28, 2023. As the Iowa PGA Foundation, we cannot achieve goals without your generous financial support or in-kind donations of items and services.
We would like to thank you again for your generous donation. If you would like a tax-deductible receipt, please contact Stephanie in the IPGA Office 319-648-0026.
Please see the below prize lists. If you did not receive your gift at the event, the Iowa PGA has either mailed it out to the PGA Professional who you played with at the event, or will be in contact with on how to send your prize.
- Hole #1 closest to the white line: Jeremy Olds
- Hole #3 closest to the pin: Charlie Taylor
- Hole #6 closest to the pin: Brad Iverson
- Hole #8 closest second shot: Brian Geiken
- Hole #10 longest putt: Dave Eichhorn
- Hole #12 closest to the pin: Charlie Taylor
- Hole #13 closest second shot: Jeremy Olds
- Hole #16 closest to the pin: Tony Giannetto
- Hole #17 longest putt: Steve Freese
Two of the primary benefactors of this event will be the Burkart Scholarship and Golf in Schools Program. The Burkart Scholarship is an annual college scholarship awarded in memory of Charlie Burkart, PGA member for 49 years and head professional at Elmcrest Country Club in Cedar Rapids for 42 years. The Golf in Schools Program is a long-term strategy to introduce the game of golf to children in schools through physical education classes.