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2022-2023 Winter Education Series Announced

FAIRBORN, OH – Temperatures are dropping around Southern Ohio, which means it is time for SOPGA Professionals to kickstart their winter education schedule! The Southern Ohio PGA is excited to announce several educational opportunities set to

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PGA HOPE Southern Ohio Announces Expansion to Dayton

PGA REACH Southern Ohio is thrilled to announce the expansion of PGA HOPE Southern Ohio to the Dayton area beginning next year! The new PGA HOPE Centerville Chapter will be established in Spring 2023 at The Golf Club at Yankee Trace in Centerville,

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Coll Blends His Best Experiences to Earn Golf Professional of the Year

FAIRBORN, OH – The Southern Ohio PGA is thrilled to name Ryan Coll, PGA Director of Golf at Columbus Country Club, as the 2022 Southern Ohio PGA Golf Professional of the Year.  Ryan Coll, PGA Director of Golf at Columbus Country Club, is the

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Coach Yoder Builds Junior Golf Community in Southern Ohio

FAIRBORN, OH – The Southern Ohio PGA is thrilled to recognize Chris Yoder, PGA Director of Youth Player Development at Scioto Country Club, with the 2022 Southern Ohio PGA Teacher of the Year Award presented by GOLFTEC. …Chris Yoder, PGA

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Sowards, Yeazell and Holt Earn 2022 Southern Ohio PGA Players of the Year

FAIRBORN, OHIO ー Bob Sowards, PGA of Dublin; Melissa Yeazell, PGA of Cincinnati; and Taylor Holt of Columbus captured their respective 2022 Southern Ohio PGA Professional, Senior PGA Professional, Women’s PGA Professional and  Associate Player

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Grant Continues Tradition of Inspiring PGA Professional’s Next Generation through Mentorship

FAIRBORN, OH – The Southern Ohio PGA is thrilled to recognize Jeff Grant, PGA General Manager and Chief Operating Officer at NCR Country Club, with the 2022 Bill Strausbaugh Award.  Jeff Grant, PGA General Manager and Chief Operating Officer

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PGA HOPE: Iraq War Veteran Turned PGA HOPE Columbus Golfer

FAIRBORN, OH – Meet Southern Ohio PGA HOPE Columbus Member Kristy Walker:  Kristy Walker PGA HOPE Chapter: Columbus Chapter Service Branch: Marine Corps Years Active: 2003-2011 Marine Kristy Walker served as an administrative clerk in the

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Membership Elects Falardeau, Gilligan, Grant and Simminger to Southern Ohio PGA Board of Directors

FAIRBORN, OH – The Southern Ohio PGA is proud to announce that four members have been elected to fill At-Large Director roles. At the 2022 Southern Ohio PGA Fall Meeting, the membership elected Joe Falardeau and Chad Gilligan to serve a

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PGA HOPE Southern Ohio Helps Palmatary Destress and Improve Game in Columbus

FAIRBORN, OH – Meet Southern Ohio PGA HOPE Columbus Member Bill Palmatary:  William ‘Bill’ Palmatary PGA HOPE Chapter: Columbus Chapter Service Branch: United States Navy Years Active: 1985-2005 USN Veteran Bill Palmatary joined the United

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Arnold Ends 2022 Season Claiming Back-to-Back SOPGA Tour Championships

COLUMBUS, OH – Sam Arnold, PGA finished four-over-par to successfully defend the SOPGA Tour Championship title. “Fantastic. Just fantastic,” reflected Arnold on his 2022 season. “To win a tournament in our Section amongst all the best

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