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Southern Ohio PGA Announces 2021 Special Award Recipients

The Southern Ohio PGA is pleased to announce our 2021 Special Award recipients.  Led by Golf Professional of the Year Rob Karnes, PGA, and Teacher of the Year Don Sargent Jr., PGA, our honorees represent the very best of the Southern Ohio PGA

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Arnold & Suggs Claim Victory at Southwest Chapter Pro-Pro

MASON, Ohio (March 30, 2021) – Congratulations to Sam Arnold, PGA (The Vineyard Golf Course) and Taylor Suggs (Hyde Park Country Club) on their victory at the first Southwest Chapter event of 2021! Excited to be back on the golf course, 60

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SOPGA Spring Meeting Moving to Virtual Platform

The Southern Ohio PGA Spring Meeting will be held virtually on Monday, April 12, 2021 due to the lingering impact of COVID-19. During the meeting, we will touch on the following topics: Tournament Updates SOPGA Junior Tour Updates COVID-19 Best

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SOPGA Mourns James Childs, PGA

The Southern Ohio PGA is sad to report the passing of James Childs, PGA. Cincinnati – James William Childs passed away peacefully on February 2, 2021 at his home and with family.  Jim was born on June 17, 1944 in New Castle, Indiana to Mary Kay

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Bob Sowards and Ben Kern Win PGA Senior-Junior Championship With Sowards’ Final-Hole Heroics

Port St. Lucie, FL – Bob Sowards must like downhill chips on the final hole. Sowards holed a bunker shot on the 18th hole Thursday to help partner Ben Kern of Round Rock, Texas and Sowards win the Senior-Junior Championship at PGA Golf Club.

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25th Ohio Cup Matches Set for Pinnacle GC

The best of Ohio will square off for the Ohio Cup at Pinnacle Golf Club. The annual matchup between the best playing members of the Northern Ohio PGA and the Southern Ohio PGA in the Ohio Cup is officially scheduled for October 4-6, 2021 at Pinnacle

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4th SOPGA Tour Championship Announced at TPC River’s Bend

The road to the 2021 Tour Championship ends in Maineville. The SOPGA Tour Championship is officially scheduled for October 12 & 13, 2021 at TPC River’s Bend in Maineville, Ohio.  TPC River’s Bend is an Arnold Palmer designed course that

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76th Senior Professional Championship Confirmed at Scioto Reserve CC

The road to Port St. Lucie runs through Scioto Reserve Country Club for the top senior club professionals in Southern Ohio. The SOPGA Senior Section Championship is officially scheduled for September 1-2, 2021 at Scioto Reserve in Powell, Ohio. Bob

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Assistant’s & Women’s Championships Set for Shaker Run Golf Club

The road to Port St. Lucie runs through Shaker Run Golf Club for the top Assistant professionals in Southern Ohio. The SOPGA Women’s & Assistant’s Section Championship is officially scheduled for June 28, 2021 at Shaker Run Golf Club in

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76th Section Championship set for Maketewah Country Club

The 76th Southern Ohio PGA Section Championship is officially set for July 26-27, 2021 at Maketewah Country Club in Cincinnati, Ohio. Caleb Wittig, PGA will look to defend his title against what is sure to be a strong field. The road to Austin…

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