CPGA Member Brad Clayton Finishes 3rd
Brad Clayton, PGA, finished third in the One-Arm Assisted Division of the Mesquite, NV ParaLong Drive Worlds. He qualified for the semi-finals with only one-round of hitting with a drive of 271 yards and was seeded third. Even though he had the second longest hit of the semis, he was paired up in a match play battle with Lucian Newman who edged Brad by two yards 281 to 279, knocking him out of the championship round. John Rogers ended up winning the One-Arm Assisted title with a drive of 285 yards.
Check out The Golf Channel's video about Brad leading up to the October 16 & 17 event in Mesquite, NV.
Jeff Crittenden, a Carolinas PGA member and Director of Instruction at North Carolina Golf Academy, is one the final 8 contestants at this year's Remax World Long Drive Championship. The competition is held at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, and can be seen Tuesday nights at 10:00PM on The Golf Channel through the Finals that are set to air on November 4, 2014 at 7:00PM.
"I am still amazed that I made it into the final eight," said Crittenden. "This has been a dream of mine for the last eight years. I feel very honored to be a part of this great group of hitters."
The scores from the CPGA Professional Championship have been posted,
and the 20 shootout invitees have been identified. Check out the standings!
|The Carolinas PGA Section’s Hall of Fame is an exclusive group of the finest PGA Professionals and other leaders in golf who have called the Carolinas home. The PGA of America lists 37 characteristics of PGA Professionals including being a motivator, community leader, business manager, accomplished player, trained instructor, counselor, and friend. The Section’s Hall of Fame members have displayed these traits such as these over the span of their lives and careers to the benefit of their community and the game of golf at large. These individuals have positively impacted countless individuals through professional and personal relationships. Chip King, the PGA Director of Golf at Grandfather Golf & Country Club in Linville, NC will be the 45th member of the CPGA Hall of Fame.|
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(Durham, NC) – Jerry Haas, PGA, the Men’s Golf Coach at Wake Forest University, won the 2014 Carolinas PGA Professional Championship held at Duke University Golf Club in Durham, NC.
Please note that this schedule is tentative and is likely to change as host sites come together.
(Updated September 30)
|CPGA Head Professional Championship||Berkeley Hall Club||March 23-24 (changed from 16-17)|
|21st Tar Heel Cup Matches||River Landing CC||April 6-7|
|South Carolina or Carolinas Open||TBD||April 28-30|
|North Carolina Open||The Club at Irish Creek||June 2-4|
|Club Car CPGA Pro-Official Championship||Trump National Charlotte||June 22|
|Pro-Assistant Championship||River Landing CC||July 6-7|
|South Carolina or Carolinas Open||TBD||July 21-23 or July 27-29|
|CPGA Senior Championships||TBD||July 21-23 or July 27-29|
|CPGA Assistant Professional Championship||TBD||August 10-11|
|CPGA Professional Championship||TBD||Aug. 25-27, Sept. 1-3, or Sept. 15-17|
|CPGA Pro-Pro Championship||TBD||December 1-3|
CPGA Senior Open
Pro-Pro & Fall Meeting
AHEAD / E-Z-GO
CPGA Pro-Pro Championship