Tournament Preview (04/16/2022 – 04/22/2022)

Apr 14, 2022

Tournament Preview (04/16/2022 – 04/22/2022)
Upcoming Tournaments

  • The Iowa PGA Stroke Play will take place on April 18 in Newton, Iowa at Westwood Golf Course in Ames, Iowa. Click here for more information.

Special Announcements

  • Ames, Iowa – Sean McCarty and Jeff Schmid both of Brown Deer Golf Club won the Pro-Pro #1, Monday, April 11 at Veenker Memorial Golf Course. McCarty and Schmid turned in 8-under-par 64 to capture the win.Teams for Pro-Pro #1 were comprised of two Iowa PGA Professionals competing in an 18-Hole Team Event, one of best ball of two format. McCarty and Schmid carded birdies on holes 1, 3, 5, 9, 10, 12,15 and 18. The Iowa PGA would like to thank our Presenting Sponsor PGA Tour for sponsoring this event. We would also like to thank PGA Head Professional Greg Dingel and the entire Veenker Memorial Golf Course staff for hosting this event. Click here for results.


  • Austin, Texas –Five of our Iowa PGA Professionals will be competing at the 2022 PGA Professional Championship this coming Sunday, April 17-20, 2022 in Austin Texas at the OMNI Barton Creek. Jeff Schmid of Brown Deer Golf Club, Sean McCarty of Brown Deer Golf Club, Chris Black of Hickory Grove Golf Course, Chad Proehl of Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course, Jay Giannetto of Elmwood Country Club. Alternates in order are Darin Fisher of The Preserve on Rathbun Lake and Judd Gibb of Hanson’s Custom Golf. Good Luck Schmid, McCarty, Black, Proehl and Giannetto. Click here to follow our guys along.


  • Riverside, Iowa –The Iowa PGA Spring Digital Magazine is now live for your viewing pleasure. Feel free to share with family and friends. We look forward to this coming Iowa PGA Professionals and Iowa PGA Junior Tour season. Buying a 2022 Iowa PGA Golf Pass for this upcoming season? Look through our Spring Digital Magazine and you will find on one of the pages a $10 off code to use on your Iowa PGA Golf Pass Booklet or Electronic Pass. Click here to view the magazine.

Programs Offered by the Iowa PGA

  • Did you know the Iowa PGA offers these wonderful programs?
  1. High School Graduates, Click here for the Burkart Scholarship.
  2. Junior Golf Academy, Click here for more information.
  3. Swings With Kids, Click here for more information.
  4. Drive, Chip & Putt, Click here for more information.
  5. PGA Jr. League, Click here for more information.
  6. PGA.Coach, Click here for more information and to reach out to a PGA Professional for help on your golf game. (You also view the list of coaches in our Spring Magazine, click here for the Spring Issue).
  7. Junior Tour & Pee Wee Tour Schedules, click here.
  • If you love to golf, we also offer the Iowa PGA Golf Pass for those that love to golf at the local courses around Iowa and Western part of Illinois. Click here to order your 2022 Iowa PGA Golf Pass Booklet ($45.00) or Electronic Pass ($40.00).

Future Deadlines

  • Tuesday, April 19 is the last day to register for the Iowa PGA Spring Junior Open at Coldwater Golf Links & Ames Golf & Country Club in Ames, Iowa. Click here to register.
  • Tuesday, April 19 is the last day to register for the Iowa PGA Spring Pee Wee Open at Ames Golf & Country Club in Ames, Iowa. Click here to register.
  • Tuesday, April 25 is the last day to register for the Iowa PGA 36 Hole Classic at Oakwood Country Club in Coal Valley, Illinois. Click here to register.

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