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Bob Sowards

Wins Individual Match Play Championship
Sowards held off Daniel Sorgini to win 1 Up.

SOPGA REACH Pro-Am

Registration Closes September 16th

Founded in 1946.

Over 500 Members.
For over 70 years, we have promoted and enhanced the game of golf in Southern Ohio for professionals and juniors.

2019 SOPGA

Las Vegas Pro-Am
November 10-14

2019-20 SOPGA

Special Award Nominations Open
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Leading the game of golf for over 70 years

The Southern Ohio Section, PGA of America is an association of over 500 golf professionals whose mission is to promote the interest, participation and enjoyment in the game itself; establish and maintain professional standards of practice, and enhance the well-being of golf professionals.

We achieve our mission to grow the game of golf through our educational opportunities, employment consulting services, community initiatives, sponsorship efforts, and many other local programs for enthusiasts, students, business professionals, and other community members in the southern Ohio area. Our Section operates through our Southeast and Southwest Chapters.

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2 weeks ago

Southern Ohio PGA

Holden Challenge Final! Congrats Paul Hobart on winning the final closest to the pin-contest against all 10 season winners! Thanks @dnewell84 @ New Albany Country Club ...

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congratulations partner!

Nice way to go Paul!!

Congratulations Paul Hobart!

Way to go!

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3 weeks ago

Southern Ohio PGA

🏆BACK 2 BACK BOB🏆 Congratulations to our 2019 Senior SOPGA Section Champion, Bob Sowards. Bob shot 70-72 (142) and claimed victory in a 1-hole sudden death playoff over Dave Bahr to defend his 2018 title. 👏🏻 ...

🏆BACK 2 BACK BOB🏆 Congratulations to our 2019 Senior SOPGA Section Champion, Bob Sowards. Bob shot 70-72 (142) and claimed victory in a 1-hole sudden death playoff over Dave Bahr to defend his 2018 title. 👏🏻

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That a boy Bob!!!!!

Congrats Bob!

Congrats Bob!

Congrats! What course?

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3 weeks ago

Southern Ohio PGA

2019 Southern Ohio PGA Senior Championship starts today @ Rattlesnake Ridge. Who will claim the Clarence Rickey? ...

2019 Southern Ohio PGA Senior Championship starts today @ Rattlesnake Ridge. Who will claim the Clarence Rickey?

1 month ago

Southern Ohio PGA

Congratulations to all five of the Southern Ohio Section PGA Professionals who qualified for the 2020 @pga Professional Championship today!

We look forward to cheering you on next April!
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Congratulations to all five of the Southern Ohio Section PGA Professionals who qualified for the 2020 @pga Professional Championship today! 

We look forward to cheering you on next April!

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Great bunch of guys! Congrats to all!

Well played by all of you! Congrats to Mike Auterson for a great win!

Congrats! Go qualify and represent Oh-

Congratulations guys

way to go, Mike

Awfully impressive group right there

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1 month ago

Southern Ohio PGA

Our 1987 Section Champion, Bob Hauer, competed in the final round of the 2019 Section Championship today (after playing 36 holes yesterday and finishing top 30 to qualify for the final round) #Legend #golffamily ...

Our 1987 Section Champion, Bob Hauer, competed in the final round of the 2019 Section Championship today (after playing 36 holes yesterday and finishing top 30 to qualify for the final round) #Legend #golffamily

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Way to go

Amazing team for a lot of years!

Bob and Gail are the best!!! Great competitors, mentors and people!

nice playing Bob.

Congratulations Bob & Gail from an old guy that knows what it takes to put yourself out there...well done!

Absolutely perfect! Congratulations to Bob and Gail. The very best honor for an outstanding couple and pillars in the SOPGA

Amazing people!

It’s been a distinct pleasure to know Bob and Gail for all these years. My best to both of you.

Younger professionals in the section - pick up the phone , give him a call...you’ll learn something... and gain a lifelong friend.

Legend.

The best!

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2 months ago

Southern Ohio PGA

Round 1 of the PGA Jr. League is complete from Locust Hills. Congrats to the teams of Zanesville/Nashport, Columbus #1, Columbus #3, and Miami Valley #1 for advancing to day 2! ...

Round 1 of the PGA Jr. League is complete from Locust Hills. Congrats to the teams of Zanesville/Nashport, Columbus #1, Columbus #3, and Miami Valley #1 for advancing to day 2!Image attachment

2 months ago

Southern Ohio PGA

On July 1, the Central Ohio section hosted the Folds Of Honor PGA Patriot Cup Pro-Am. Folds of Honor provides educational scholarships to spouses and children of fallen and disabled service members. Check out the video here. Folds of Honor of Central Ohio ...

2 months ago

Southern Ohio PGA

Check out some 📸 from the 16th SOPGA Championship from @tpcriversbend in Maineville, Ohio! @scg_awards_gifts ...

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