2017 Chapter Award Winners

Congratulations to all of the 2017 Tennessee Section PGA Chapter Award Winners. 

Thank you for all of your efforts to make golf a better game in Tennessee. 

 

Chattanooga Chapter

Golf Professional of the Year

Adam Campbell, Lookout Mountain Club

 

Assistant Golf Professional of the Year

Jeremy Cason, The Honors Course

 

Bill Strausbaugh Award

Henrik Simonsen, The Honors Course

 

Richard Eller Growth of the Game Award

Jeff Craig, WindStone Golf Club

 

Youth Player Development Award

Jeff Craig, WindStone Golf Club

 

Teacher of the Year

Bruce Etter, Chattanooga Golf & Country Club

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Public/Resort)

Robin Boyer, Bear Trace @ Harrison Bay

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Private)

Bruce Etter, Chattanooga Golf & Country Club

 

 

Knoxville Chapter

Golf Professional of the Year

Nathan Blanchard, The Country Club

 

Assistant Golf Professional of the Year

Adam Forgey, Heatherhurst Golf Course

 

Bill Strausbaugh Award

Jim West, Tellico Village

 

Horton Smith Award

Jim West, Tellico Village

 

Richard Eller Growth of the Game Award

Adam Jacob, Tanasi Golf Course

 

Youth Player Development Award

George Hall, Beverly Park

 

Teacher of the Year

Greg Wyatt, Golf Capital Learning Center

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Public/Resort)

Ashley McGaha, Sevierville Golf Course

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Private)

Don Jones, Cherokee Country Club

 

 

Middle TN Chapter

Golf Professional of the Year

Bryan Combiths, Five Oaks

 

Assistant Golf Professional of the Year

Andrew Kincaid, Brentwood CC

 

Bill Strausbaugh Award

Johnny Bridgeman, Brentwood CC

 

Horton Smith Award

Joe Hallett, Vanderbilt Legends Club

 

Richard Eller Growth of the Game Award

Kevin Forte, Harpeth Hills & Percy Warner

 

Youth Player Development Award

Valerie Vaughn, Little Course

 

Teacher of the Year

Brian Lackey, Golf Club of Tennessee

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Public/Resort)

Jared Melson, Bear Trace at Tim's Ford

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Private)

Oliver Peacock, Belle Meade CC

 

Sales Representative of the Year

Doug Schoerke, Callaway Golf Company

 

 

West TN Chapter

Golf Professional of the Year

Kedric Perkins, Jackson CC

 

Assistant Golf Professional of the Year

Andy Degener, Ridgeway CC

 

Bill Strausbaugh Award

Sid Johnson, Srixon/Cleveland Golf

 

Horton Smith Award

Kedric Perkins, Jackson CC

 

Richard Eller Growth of the Game Award 

Adam Payne, Wedgewood CC

 

Youth Player Development Award

Vince Alfonso, MAM Park Golf Course

 

Teacher of the Year

Rob Akins, Spring Creek Ranch

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Public/Resort)

Brandon Mendes, Glen Eagle GC

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Private)

Brian Wood, Memphis National

 

Sales Representative of the Year

Drew Phillips, FootJoy

 

 

Tri-Cities Chapter

Golf Professional of the Year

Mark Houser, Tennessee Golf Trail at Warrior’s Path

 

Assistant Golf Professional of the Year

Chris Woods, Cattails at Meadowview

 

Bill Strausbaugh Award

Ken Crowder, Lonesome Pine CC

 

Horton Smith Award

Patricia Eiselstein, Ridgefields CC

 

Richard Eller Growth of the Game Award

Cody Weems, TN Golf Foundation

 

Youth Player Development Award

Casey Barnes, Clear Creek Golf GC

 

Teacher of the Year

Todd Foster, Tennessee Golf Trail at Warrior’s Path

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Public/Resort)

Pete DeBrall, Cattails at Meadowview

 

Merchandiser of the Year (Private)

Bruce Bowen, The Olde Farm

 

Player of the Year

Chris Woods, Cattails at Meadowview

 

Sales Representative of the Year

Katherine Berrier, FootJoy