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  • Tournament Preview: 10/26/2020 – 11/01/2020

    Tournament Preview: 10/26/2020 – 11/01/2020
     
    Upcoming for the Iowa PGA:
    • The 2020 Iowa PGA Merchandise Show will take place on November 9 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here. 
    • The Iowa PGA Special Awards Luncheon will take place on November 10 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here.
     
    Junior Award Winners Central
    Jackson Overton of Indianola, Iowa won the 2020 Iowa Junior Boys 14-15 Player of the Year Award with 3,290.67 Player of the Year points. Overton appeared in 16 Iowa PGA Junior Tour events this summer finishing inside the top 13 in every event including four victories this season. Overton was victorious at the Jerry Smith Junior Tour Summer Kickoff hosted by Edmundson GC and Harvest Point GC, 2020 Iowa Junior Boys/Girls Am Championship hosted by Spirit Hollow GC, Junior Tour Mid-Summer Classic 18-hole Division hosted by Briarwood GC and Iowa PGA Junior Tour Fall Classic hosted by Thunder Hills CC. Click here for full story.
     
    Addison Berg of Swisher, Iowa is the 2020 Iowa Junior Girls 14-15 Player of the Year. Berg played in 20 Iowa PGA Junior Tour events this season, finishing in the top 7 in each event. She finished the 2020 season with a total of 3,820 Player of the Year points. Berg won a remarkable 6 times this season. She was victorious at the Jerry Smith Junior Tour Summer Kickoff hosted by Edmundson GC and Harvest Point GC, Greater Cedar Rapids Junior hosted by Hunters Ridge GC, Southeast IA Junior hosted by The Preserve on Rathbun Lake, Airport National Junior, Western Iowa Junior hosted by Lakeside Municipal GC and Iowa PGA Junior Tour Fall Classic hosted by Thunder Hills CC. Click here for full story.

    Isaiah Zoske of Solon, Iowa is this year’s 2020 Iowa Junior Boys 12-13 Player of the Year. He finished the 2020 season with a total of 3,615 Player of the Year points. Zoske played in 21 events this season, finishing inside the top 9 at each event. Zoske won six events in 2020. He was victorious at the Terrace Hills 15U Junior, Twin Pines Junior, Veenker Memorial Amateur, Iowa City Junior at Pleasant Valley, TPC Deere Run Junior Open 13 & Under and Iowa Games Junior hosted by Veenker Memorial GC. Click here for full story.
     
    Lucas Laffoon of Johnston, Iowa played in 14 events, resulting in 4,390 Player of the Year points, to win the 2020 Iowa Junior Boys 11 & Under Player of the Year Award. Laffoon won all of the 14 events he participated in the Boys 11 & Under Division. Some of his victories included the Iowa PGA Junior Spring Series #2 hosted by Westwood GC, Elmwood Junior Amateur, 45th Iowa Boys Jr. PGA Championship 15U hosted by Gates Park, Cedar Valley Junior Tour Championship hosted by Pheasant Ridge GC, TPC Deer Run Jr. Open 13 & Under, Southeast IA Junior hosted by The Preserve on Rathbun Lake, Iowa Games Junior hosted by Veenker Memorial GC, Western Iowa Junior hosted by Lakeside Municipal GC, Iowa PGA Cedar Rapids Junior hosted by Gardner GC and Boys/Girls 13U Junior Tour Mid-Summer Classic hosted by Echo Valley CC. Click here for full Story.
     
    Morgan Rupp of Marion, Iowa accumulated 4,520 Player of the Year points to win the 2020 Iowa Junior Girls 13 & Under Player of the Year Award. Rupp played in 17 Iowa PGA Junior Tour Events this season, finishing inside the top 7 in all events including 10 first place finishes. Rupp was victorious at the Iowa PGA Spring Series #3 hosted by Muscatine GC, Elmwood Junior Amateur, Jerry Smith Junior Tour Summer Kickoff hosted by Edmundson GC and Harvest Point GC, 2020 Iowa Junior Boys/Girls Am Championship hosted by Spirit Hollow GC, Cedar Valley Junior Tour Championship hosted by Pheasant Ridge GC, Iowa City Junior at Brown Deer, Greater Cedar Rapids Junior hosted by Hunters Ridge GC, Eastern Iowa Junior hosted by Oakwood CC, IAPGA Waterloo Junior Classic hosted by Irv Warren Memorial and IAPGA Junior Tour Fall Classic hosted by Thunder Hills CC. Click here for full story.
     
     
    The Iowa PGA:
                The 2020 Golf Pass hard copy and electronic is still available to purchase. Call the office if you have any questions, 319-648-0026. For more information, click here. Use code fall2020 and receive $20 off.
     
     
    Follow Us:
     
    To keep up with all the Iowa PGA’s news and updates please visit IowaPGA.com or visit the all new IowaPGAJuniorGolf.com website, and follow us on FacebookTwitter, Instagram and YouTube.
  • Tournament Preview: 10/19/2020 – 10/25/2020

    Tournament Preview: 10/19/2020 – 10/25/2020
     
    Upcoming for the Iowa PGA:
    • The 2020 Iowa PGA Merchandise Show will take place on November 9 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here. 
    • The Iowa PGA Special Awards Luncheon will take place on November 10 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here.

     Junior Award Winners Central

                Paige Hoffman of West Des Moines, Iowa won the 2020 Iowa Junior Girls 16-18 Player of the Year with 3,730 Player of the Year points. Hoffman, only 18 years old, has now won the Girls 16-18 Player of the Year four years straight. Hoffman appeared in 16 events on the Iowa PGA Junior Tour this season and finished top 6 in each event, including 8 first place finishes. She was victorious at the Iowa PGA Junior Spring Series #2 hosted by Westwood GC, Des Moines Junior hosted by Willow Creek GC, Western Iowa Junior hosted by Lakeside Municipal GC, Iowa PGA Cedar Rapids Junior hosted by Gardner GC, Pheasant Ridge Junior, Iowa PGA Waterloo Junior Classic hosted by Irv Warren Memorial, Quad Cities Junior at Pinnacle CC and Iowa PGA Junior Tour Fall Classic hosted by Thunder Hills CC. Hoffman has won Player Year each of the last seven years. Before winning the Girls 16-18 award the last three years, she was the Girls 13 & Under Player of Year in 2014 and 2015, and the Girls 14-15 Player of the Year in 2016.
               
    IHSAA Boys 4A State Golf Championship Final Results
                The Iowa High School State Tournament completed their opening rounds on Friday afternoon and completed the Championship Round on Saturday. Click here for final score standings.
     
    The Iowa PGA:
                The 2020 Golf Pass hard copy and electronic is still available to purchase. Call the office if you have any questions, 319-648-0026. For more information, click here. Use code fall2020 and receive $20 off.
     
     
    Follow Us:
     
    To keep up with all the Iowa PGA’s news and updates please visit IowaPGA.com or visit the all new IowaPGAJuniorGolf.com website, and follow us on FacebookTwitter, Instagram and YouTube.
  • IHSAA Boys 4A State Golf Championship Final Results

    IHSAA Boys 4A State Golf Championship Final Results

    West Des Moines, Iowa – The Iowa High School State Tournament completed their opening rounds on Friday afternoon and completed the Championship Round on Saturday. Click here for final score standings.

    In team competition, Waukee took the 4A crown 302-303=605, 29-over-par. Runner-up Pleasant Valley team total 317-304=621, 45-over-par.

    PHOTO ALBUM

    State Championship 4A Team Winners

    1. Waukee (506)
    2. Pleasant Valley (621)
    3. Ankeny (633)
    Click here for full 4A Team Results

    In 4A action at Des Moines Golf & Country Club in West Des Moines, Waukee Jack Starr won the 4A Individual State Championship with a two-day total of 75-72=147, 3-over-par. Teammate Brock Seiser of Waukee took home second place with a two-day total of 75-73=148, 4-over-par.
     
    State Championship 4A Individual Winners


    Left to Right:
    1. Jack Starr, Waukee – 75-72=147
    2. Brock Seiser, Waukee – 75-73=148
    3. Dillon Burr, Linn-Marr, Marion – 75-75=150
    4. Hunter Johnson, Ankeny – 76-74=150
    5. Jarred Bowser, Johnston – 76-75=151
    6. Jack Dumas, Pleasant Valley – 78-73=151
    7. Sam Vertanen, Ames – 74-77=151
    Click here for full 4A Individual Results

    Special thanks to IHSAA Assistant Director Chad Elsberry and the entire staff of the IHSAA for help making the State Championship run smoothly. Thank you to supporting title sponsor Iowa Farm Bureau for supporting this 2-day event.

    The Iowa PGA would like to thank PGA General Manager Matt Ruehling, PGA Director of Golf Scott Howe, Rick Tegtmeier (Master Greens keeper) and the entire Des Moines Golf & Country Club staff for hosting this 2-day event. Thanks to all the 4A High School coaches and families for getting the young gentleman to participate in this year’s State Championship.

    The Iowa PGA Section would like to Congratulate the State Tournament participants on a wonderful year.

    For more information and schedule updates, fans can follow the Iowa PGA on Facebook (facebook.com/Iowapga), Twitter (@iowapga) and YouTube (youtube.com/iowapga).  Fans can also get a behind the scenes look on Instagram (@iowapga).

     
  • Tournament Preview: 10/12/2020 – 10/18/2020

    Tournament Preview: 10/12/2020 – 10/18/2020
     
    Upcoming for the Iowa PGA:
    • The 2020 Iowa PGA Merchandise Show will take place on November 9 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here. 
    • The Iowa PGA Special Awards Luncheon will take place on November 10 in Riverside, IA at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. For more information, click here.
     
    Junior Award Winners Central
                Brandon McCarty of North Liberty, Iowa won the 2020 Iowa Junior Boys 16-18 Player of the Year Award accumulating 2,125.27 Player of the Year points. He had 14 top nine finishes on the Iowa PGA Junior Tour this season, including one victory. McCarty won the Second Annual Iowa Junior Open 18-hole event hosted by Blue Top Ridge. McCarty was also the Honoree of our 2020 Iowa PGA Foundation Charlie Burkart Scholarship Award.
               
     
    The Iowa PGA:
                The 2020 Golf Pass hard copy and electronic is still available to purchase. Call the office if you have any questions, 319-648-0026. For more information, click here. Use code fall2020 and receive $20 off.
     
     
    Follow Us:
     
    To keep up with all the Iowa PGA’s news and updates please visit IowaPGA.com or visit the all new IowaPGAJuniorGolf.com website, and follow us on FacebookTwitter, Instagram and YouTube.
  • 4A Boys State IHSAA Round 1 Results

    4A Boys State IHSAA Round 1 Results

    West Des Moines, Iowa – The Iowa PGA has partnered with the Iowa High School Athletic Association for the Boys 4A State Golf Championships presented by Iowa Farm Bureau on October 9-10. Round one of the two-day, event was completed at the Des Moines Golf & Country Club. Team and individual champions for each class will be crowned tomorrow following the second round/final round.

    TOURNAMENT CENTRAL
    PHOTO ALBUM

    Round One 4A Team Leaders
    1. Waukee (302)
    2. Pleasant Valley (317)
    3. Ankeny (318)
    Click here for full 4A Team Results
     
    Round One 4A Individual Leaders
    1. Will Kramer, Waukee (74)
    2. Sam Vertanen, Ames (74)
    3. Jack Starr, Waukee (75)
    4. Brock Seiser, Waukee (75)
    5. Dillon Burr, Linn-Mar, Marion (75)
    Click here for full 4A Individual Results
     
    The second round for each class will begin tomorrow at 9 a.m. with tee times off holes 1 and 10. Good luck to all the participants.

    Special thanks to IHSAA Assistant Director Chad Elsberry and the entire staff of the IHSAA for help making the State Championship run smoothly. Thank you to supporting title sponsors Iowa Farm Bureau for supporting this 2-day event.

    The Iowa PGA would like to thank PGA General Manager Matt Ruehling, PGA Director of Golf Scott Howe, Rick Tegtmeier (Master Greens keeper) and the entire Des Moines Golf & Country Club staff for hosting this 2-day event. Thanks to all the 4A High School coaches and families for getting the young gentleman to participate in this year’s State Championship.
     
    For more information on the IHSAA 4A State Championship fans can follow the Iowa PGA on Facebook (facebook.com/Iowapga), Twitter (@iowapga) and YouTube (youtube.com/iowapga).  Fans can also get a behind the scenes look on Instagram (@iowapga).
     

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