2017 Carolinas Section Area III Meeting
June 19, 2017
Congratulations to Hilton Head Chapter Members, Tom Logue (Moss Creek GC) and Mark Tomedolsky (Cherokee Plantation) on there win at the Area III Challenge Title!
Thank you to Krista Dunton (Berkeley Hall Club) in leading the meeting's educational discussion on Player Development and representing our chapter!
It was a beautiful day at Osprey Point Golf Course - Kiawah Island for the 2017 Carolinas PGA Global Golf Sales Area III Meeting and Golf Challenge Presented by Bionic Glove, PGA Tour, PXG & Source4. The team of Mark Tomedolskey (Cherokee Plantation) and Tom Logue (Moss Creek GC) won after carding an impressive score of 25 points in this modified stableford scoring event to capture the Area Challenge Championship.
Area III Professionals gathered for fellowship and education, highlighted by a board update from Vice President Paige Cribb and an engaging player development presentation by CPGA Teaching & Coaching Committee Member & Golf Magazine Top 100 Instructor Krista Dunton, PGA from Berkeley Hall Club. A special thank you to Area III Director Josh Wagaman for administering the meeting and Head PGA Professional Ric Ferguson and the Osprey Point staff for hosting the event.
We could not conduct our area meetings without the support of our partners. Please give them the opportunity to earn your business:
Global Golf Sales: Jim Hollis (email@example.com ~ 803.608.8457)
Bionic Glove: John Ballback and David Alan Day (firstname.lastname@example.org ~ 252.292.1119)
PXG: South Carolina Master Fitter Gavin Gillespie (email@example.com ~ 480-261-2923)
Source4: Mike Bosche (Mike.Bosche@Source4.com ~ 314.575.9492)
Global Golf Sales Area Golf Challenge Champions
Logue & Tomedolskey - 25 pts**
** Logue & Tomedolskey will advance with their Area Director (Josh Wagaman) to the Carolinas PGA Area Challenge Section Championship on Monday, October 9th, at the Greensboro CC – Farm Course. Logue & Tomedolskey also each earn a spot in the Global Golf Sales Par 3 Challenge, a $1,000 per hole skins game on Monday, Nov 27th before the CPGA Pro-Pro Championship at Pinewild Country Club’s par-3 “Azalea” Course featuring 72 PGA Professionals.
Global Golf Sales Closest to the Hole #3:
1 – Tom Logue 6’8” $100*
2 – Richard Sierzega 7’8”- $50*
3 – Jeff Pinkney 9’4”– Set of Golf Grips
*Checks will be mailed from Global Golf Sales to the winners
Source4 Closest to the Hole #6:
Carolinas PGA Dartboard – Jeff Pinkney 7’5”
PXG Long Drive Hole #8
$50 – Aric Zuberbier
2017 HHIPGA March Pro-Pro
March 6, 2017
The HHIPGA held its second event of the year at Port Royal Golf Club. The Pro – Pro event was conducted on the Robbers Row Course. A special thanks to HHIPGA Vice President, Ben Smith, and his entire team for the outstanding service and great hospitality at Port Royal. Charles Fox, Head Professional at Berkeley Hall Club, and his partner Jason Heintschel, Assistant Professional at Long Cove Club, carded an 8-under par 64 to win by 3 shots. The event was close until Jason and Charles recorded and eagle 2 on the Par 4 16th hole. Below is a picture of our Champions. Charles Fox is pictured left and Jason Heintschel on the right. We wish everyone a great spring golf season!
2017 HHIPGA Pro-Pro @ Kiawah
February 27, 2017
We kicked off a great 2017 tournament season at the Ocean Course! What a great way to begin our year with fantastic weather and a wonderful turnout of 20 teams. Special thanks to Stephen Younger, Head Golf Professional, and his entire team for hosting our event and treating us to 5 star service and hospitality. Congratulations to our Champions Matt Bova (Secession Golf Club) and Dylan Thew (Kiawah – Cassique) on posting an 8 under 64 and claiming victory by two shots. Pictured below are our Champions Dylan (left) and Matt (right).
2017 Hilton Head Island Chapter Dues
Early Bird Dues
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2016 42nd Annual Hilton Head Open
Congratulations to Seth Sweet(a) on capturing the 42nd Annual Hilton Head Open at Moss Creek Golf Club. Seth recently graduated from Old Dominion University this spring and plans to turn professional later this year. Seth had a two day total on 139 (70-69). David Rogers, PGA Teaching Professional at The Golf Club @ Indigo Run, captured the Professional division with a two day total of 140 (68-72).
Eddie Andrews(a) captured the first flight with a total of 163 (83-80) and rounding our flight winners was Kevin Arnold(a) capturing the Senior flight with a total of 157(79-78). A special thanks to our 2016 sponsors Hargray, The Heritage Foundation, and GT Golf Supplies. The Hilton Head Open made a $1000 donation to Backpack Buddies of Bluffton. This wonderful local charity assists families and children in need in our community. A special thanks to the Membership and Staff at Moss Creek Golf Club for hosting the 42nd annual Hilton Head Open.
Photos: Top Left – 2016 Champion Seth Sweet (L) and Professional Champion David Rogers (R)
Top Right – Flight One Champion Eddie Andrews
Bottom Left – Senior Flight Champion Kevin Arnold
Bottom Right – Check Presentation to Backpack Buddies
Left to right: Tom Logue, Derrick Garrou, Eddie Andrews, Sue & Ken Kroupa
(Backpack Buddies), Heidi Wright-Tennyson