Mike Genovese Wins First Club Car Series Event of 2017
Mike Genovese fired a 6-under par round of 66 to win the Alabama – NW Florida PGA / PGA Tour Stroke Play Tournament, which is Event #1 of the Club Car Series presented by Jerry Pate Turf and Irrigation. Genovese’s round included seven birdies against one bogey.View More
Schuessler, Smith, Nelson & Ritchie Win National Car Rental Team Scramble
Rea Schuessler, Scott Smith, Jordy Hayden and Matt Ritchie shot a 17-under par round of 55 to win the National Car Rental Team Scramble at Craft Farm’s Cotton Creek Course. The team carded fifteen birdies, one eagle and two pars on their way to a three shot victory.View More
Alabama - Northwest Florida Section
MONTGOMERY, AL (Feb.13, 2017) – The membership of the Dixie Section, PGA of America held its Annual Meeting on Monday, February 13, 2017. During the meeting, a resolution for a name change was presented by the Board of Directors. The members in attendance voted with a 94% approval to change the name to the Alabama – Northwest Florida Section.
There are 359 PGA of America members and 55 apprentices that make up the PGA of America Section that includes the entire State of Alabama and the portion of Florida from the Apalachicola River to the western border. The name Alabama – Northwest Florida clearly identifies the boundaries of the section.
“We are very pleased our membership overwhelmingly voted to approve this name change,” said Section President Eric Eshleman. “The Alabama – Northwest Florida gives us a clearly identifiable name that is practical for doing business for years to come.”