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SNELLING IS THE SNAKE RIVER CHAPTER MATCH PLAY CHAMPION
Justin Snelling, assistant professional at Boise (Idaho) Ranch Golf Course defeated Twin Falls (Idaho) Golf Club PGA Assistant Professional Travis Hofland 1 up in perfect conditions to capture the 2016 Rocky Mountain PGA Snake River Chapter Match Play Championship.View More
RAIN, SLEET, SNOW, COLD & WIND DON'T STOP LEE & EEKHOFF
The weather was the story at the 2016 Rocky Mountain Section PGA Fall Pro-Pro conquered by Renzi Lee, PGA Head Professional at Lake Hills Golf Club in Billings, Mont. and his partner Brian Eekhoff, head professional from Cottonwood Hills Golf Course in Bozeman, Mont. Day 1 was better suited for building an arc and was unfortunately canceled. Lee and Eekhoff took advantage of the shortened event and fired a 4-under-par round of 68 in the better-ball of partners format on the second day to take home the champion’s hardware.View More
NATHAN FERRELL IS THE 2016 IDAHO OPEN CHAMPION
PGA Professional Nathan Ferrell from Jackson, Wyoming, followed his opening round of 69 with a final round of 1-under-par, 71, for a two-round total of 4-under-par, 140, to capture the 2016 Idaho Open. Amateur Preston Alder from Draper, Utah, almost made it a second consecutive year for an amateur to win finishing a single shot behind after shooting a tournament low final round of 67. Alone in third place was PGA Professional Cam Garn from Ammon, Idaho.View More
RIEBER BRILLIANT ON FINAL DAY OF SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP
RIEBER CAPTURES ROCKY MOUNTAIN PGA PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
HOFLAND, ANDERSON & RAWLS ALSO EARN BERTHS IN TO 50th PGA PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Lance Rieber of Boise, Idaho, winner of the Rocky Mountain PGA Professional Championship at Teton Pines Country Club & Resort in Wilson, Wyo., will lead four Section PGA Professionals to compete in the 50th PGA Professional Championship, June 18-21, 2017, at Sunriver Resort in Sunriver, Oregon.
ANDERSON LEADS SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP AFTER 18 HOLES
PGA Professional Tom Anderson of Laurel, Mont., carded a first round score of 4-under-par 68 on a chamber of commerce day at Teton Pines Country Club & Resort to take a 1-shot lead over Billings, Montana’s Eddie Kavran, PGA. Alone in third place, shooting a 2-under-par round of 70, is PGA Professional Ben Bryson of Eagle, Idaho, after the first round of the 2016 Rocky Mountain PGA Professional Championship/Rocky Mountain PGA Section Championship presented by Club Car, Mercedes-Benz, and OMEGA.
TY TRAVIS EARNS GVO TITLE
The 2016 Pepsi Gallatin Valley Open saw 27 holes of absolutely perfect weather and then Mother Nature turned on the fan. 20 to 30 mile per hour winds buffeted the final 9 holes to create serious challenges for the leaders. Ty Travis of Boise, Idaho, survived in the fewest amount of shots to collect the crystal.
WILSON SEIZES WEATHER SHORTENED ASSISTANT CHAMPIONSHIP
John Wilson of Pocatello, Idaho, won the National Car Rental Rocky Mountain Section Assistant PGA Professional Championship Wednesday, August 17th at Juniper Hills Country Club in Pocatello, Idaho.View More
ACE FOR WEEKES
Congratulations to 74-year-old PGA Life Member John Weekes for his hole-in-one on the third hole at Sage Lakes Golf Club during their Pro-Am on the 9th of August. John just proved once again you're never too young to hit a perfect shot!
2016 CARTER CUP VICTORY FOR THE SRCPGA
Every other year the Idaho Golf Association and the Snake River Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Section PGA pit their 10 best players against one another in a Ryder Cup style match for the privilege of hoisting the Carter Cup. The Carter Cup is named after Idaho amateur golf legend Newt Carter who died in 1984 after an amazing amateur golf career. This year marks the 45th playing of the Carter Cup with the professionals holding the lead 31 to 13. The amateurs won the 2014 Carter Cup by a score of 32 to 28. This year...View More
RON RAWLS IS THE 2016 SENIOR SECTION CHAMPION
(JACKSON, Wyoming) (JULY 20, 2016) – Ron Rawls of Boise, Idaho, winner of the Rocky Mountain Section Senior PGA Professional Championship July 19-20, 2016 at Snake River Sporting Club, will lead 4 Rocky Mountain Section PGA Professionals to compete in the 28th Senior PGA Professional Championship.View More
JUNIOR CHAMPIONS GO LOW TO EARN 2016 TITLES
DRIGGS, Idaho (June 16, 2016) – Payton Fehringer of American Falls, Idaho, and Andrew Cortez also from American Falls, won the 2016 Rocky Mountain Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks on Thursday, June 16th at Huntsman Springs in Driggs, Idaho.View More