FAIRBORN, Ohio (August 6, 2021) – The Southern Ohio PGA, through PGA REACH Southern Ohio, in conjunction with the PGA of America, are happy to announce that 18 Scholarships will be awarded this year to the children and grandchildren of PGA Members in Southern Ohio.

“We’re incredibly proud of all these individual and are pleased to be able to foster their growth through our scholarship program,” notes Southern Ohio PGA President, Joe Zinchini. “We look forward to watching these recipients grow into successful young adults and look forward to the continued growth of our scholarship program in Southern Ohio.”

The Southern Ohio PGA Scholarships are made possible through fundraising efforts like the Play Yellow Birdie Bash and the PGA REACH Southern Ohio PGA Pro Am, set to be played Monday, August 30, 2021 at NCR Country Club in Dayton, OH (click here for information). 

PGA of America Scholarships

John Cox – $5,000

Shane Murphy – Junior, Capital University

Michael S. Murphy, PGA – Parent


PGA Scholarship – $2,000

Sean Arthur – Junior, University of Cincinnati

Sean H. Arthur, PGA – Parent


Mackenzie Collett – Freshman, University of Cincinnati

Ken Collett, PGA – Parent


Ellyn Deibel – Freshman, Ohio Dominican University

Christopher B. Deibel, PGA – Parent


Cat Frazer – Sophomore, University of Dayton

Timothy I. Frazer, PGA – Parent


Kory Kaiser – Freshman, Ohio Wesleyan University

Ken Kaiser, PGA – Parent


Lily Lindemann – Freshman, Butler University

Tim Lindemann, PGA – Parent


Jordan Sowards – Freshman, Arizona State University

Bob Sowards, PGA – Parent

PGA REACH Southern Ohio Scholarships 

Southern Ohio PGA Scholarships – $1,000

William Bach – Junior, Purdue University

Tom Bach, PGA – Parent


Owen Carney – Freshman, Eastern Kentucky University

Brian R. Carney, PGA – Parent


Cameron Casto – Senior, Tiffin University

Christopher C. Casto, PGA – Parent


Taylor Keckley – Senior, Ohio State University

Robert J. Foppe, PGA (D) – Grandparent


Paul “Harrison” Kline – Freshman, Miami University

Eddie Kline, PGA – Parent


Palmer Lambert – Junior, University of Dayton

Steve Lambert, PGA – Grandparent


Jack Lindemann – Freshman, University of Kentucky

Tim Lindemann, PGA – Parent


Amanda Macke – Freshman, University of Cincinnati

Paul A. Macke Sr., PGA – Parent


Ryan Murphy – Freshman, Capital University

Michael S. Murphy, PGA – Parent


Bradley Retherford – Senior, University of Dayton

Jeff Steinberg, PGA – Grandparent


Patrick Wells – Freshman, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

Dennis A. Wells, PGA – Parent