SUN COUNTRY AMATEUR GOLF ASSOCIATION WINS 2019 CHALLENGE CUP

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (August 4, 2019) – The Sun Country PGA came into Paradise Hills Golf Course in Albuquerque, N.M., riding a four-year win streak in the Sun Country region’s version of the Ryder Cup. The annual event features the area’s regional amateur golf association, the Sun Country Amateur Golf Association face off against the area’s PGA section, the Sun Country …

Job Opening at Inn of the Mountain Gods GC

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Job Summary:  Assists Golf Shop Operations Manager and Tournament Coordinator in overall operations of the golf course. Merchandising, inventory control, financial reports, retail, and duties as a supervisor. Coordinates all tournaments-Computer literate and must be knowledgeable in Tournament Pairing Program and/or the Scorecast Program. Coordinates Junior Programs throughout the year. Available for Golf Lessons. Responsible for making the golf course …

Rule 10.2b(4) and Scramble Events

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Now that the Rules of Golf disallow partners/caddies, etc., to stand back on a line to line their partners up there has been some question about what that means for Scrambles where teammates consistently stand back on a line and watch their partners putt.  And, being that most of you work at facilities that host scrambles all of the time, …

The Inaugural McPherson Cup Matches

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Colorado, Southwest and Sun Country PGA Sections form Triangular Ryder Cup Style event SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Colorado, Southwest and Sun Country PGA Sections are pleased to announce the formation of the McPherson Cup Matches. The biennial event will be in a Ryder Cup style format with the three Sections competing over two days, playing 54 holes of golf. Named …

Southern Pros Team Up for Golf Marathon

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On July 23, 2018, Pat Gavin (102 holes), Josh Salmon (108 holes) Henry Stetina (100 holes), Justin Dahrling (100 holes), Anthony Romero (102 holes), Vern Bane (100 holes), Kevin Keller (108 holes), and TJ McMullen (255 holes) participated in the Golf Marathon to raise money for junior golf in New Mexico, El Paso, and other well-deserving foundations. While the other …

Stetina Attends PGA Teacher of the Year Conference

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The PGA Teacher of the Year Conference is an official PGA of America event. It is a gathering of the 41 PGA Section and National PGA Teacher of the Year Award winners, along with the PGA headquarters and PGA Magazine executives. The conferences allows for the exchange of ideas between these teachers and then to report the findings to the …