BROVOLD WINS SECTION PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Tim Brovold of Bunker Hills GC fired a final round 4-under par 68 to finish at 4-under par 140 to win his first Minnesota Section Professional Championship at Somerby Golf Club in Byron, MN August 26-27. Finishing alone in second place at 3-under par 141 was Paul Speltz of Midland Hills CC while Don Berry of Edinburgh USA, Kris Kroetsch of Fargo CC and John Kendall of Giant's Ridge tied for third at 2-under par 142. The top nine finishers join David Tentis of Troy Burne GC, who is exempt, at the 2015 PGA Professional National Championship next June in Philadelphia, PA. Joining Brovold, Speltz, Berry, Kroetsch and Kendall are Dale Jones of Mendakota CC, Eddie Wynne of University GC, Chris Peterson of StoneRidge GC and Brent Snyder of Troy Burne GC. Final Results
The Minnesota Section Professional Championship was presented by Club Car, Mercedes-Benz and Omega and supported by Titleist Foot-Joy, Nike Golf, TaylorMade addidas Ashworth and the PGA Tour. Special thanks to all our sponsors and Somerby Golf Club for hosting the Championship.
NATIONAL CAR RENTAL PRO-AM SERIES
The team of Derek Holmes from River Oaks GC and amateur partners John Hawkinson, Jordan Hawkinson and Brad Cole shot a team score of 9 under par, 133 in the best 2 of 4 format (no handicaps) to win the National Car Rental Pro-Am event at Bent Creek GC. Four teams tied for second place at 135. Don Berry from Edinburgh USA finished as low professional with a 2-under par, 69. Special thanks to title sponsor National Car Rental; and Bent Creek GC for hosting the event. Final Results
FALL MEETING AND EDUCATION
The Section Fall Meeting and Education Seminar will take place Monday, October 27th at Keller GC in Maplewood. The morning will feature a seminar by renowned instructor Jim McLean, followed by the Section Awards luncheon and Fall Meeting. Additional information on registration and the meeting will be available soon.
MINNESOTA PGA GOLF CARD
The Minnesota PGA Golf Card provides 33 FREE rounds of golf and savings at over 170 golf courses located throughout the Section as well as discounts on dining, shopping, car rental, hotels and more!
For information on the 2014 Minnesota PGA Golf Card please contact Tim Jochim at (612) 518-8685, or to email email@example.com, or visit Minnesota PGA Golf Card.