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
2016 HHIPGA Pro-Pro-Pro-Pro
November 14, 2016
The HHIPGA Chapter Pro-Pro-Pro-Pro Tournament was held at Callawassie Island Club. The golf course was in fantastic shape and a special thanks to Wes Grantham, Head Golf Professional, and his entire team. The 27 hole format of Better Ball, Chapman, and Scramble while changing partners each nine provided a great day of fun and fellowship for our Chapter Professionals.
Winning the 2016 event in a chip off (pictured below left to right) was the team of Pete Popovich, Mark Tomedolskey, Jim Uremovich, and Evan Belcher.