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Palmer Closes with 69 to Claim the 43rd Trustmark Invitational Title

Oxford, Miss. — (July 17, 2016) – Damon Palmer of Tupelo won the 2016 Trustmark Invitational with a three-day total of 12-under par 204 at the Country Club of Oxford. This was the first time the club hosted this event. The tournament, which showcases a field of the state’s top PGA professionals and amateurs, paid

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Palmer Jumps Into Lead after Round Two at 2016 MPGA Trustmark Invitational

Oxford, Miss. —  (July 16, 2016) – Damon Palmer of Tupelo leads the 2016 Mississippi PGA Trustmark Invitational after two rounds. The tournament, which showcases a field of the state’s top PGA professionals and amateurs, is in its 43rd year. Palmer stands 9-under par with a 135 total score (70-65) to take the lead by 4 strokes

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Clarke Leads after Round One at 2016 Trustmark Invitational

Oxford, Miss. —  (July 15, 2016) – Cameron Clarke at the Country Club of Oxford, leads the 2016 Trustmark Invitational with a 3 under par round of 69. The tournament, which showcases a field of the state’s top PGA professionals and amateurs, is in its 43rd year. Marshall Saxon, PGA; Austin Brown, Josh Oller and

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METAIRIE, LA (July 12, 2016) – Brooke Tyree of Sulphur, LA, and Eric Brown of Lake Charles, LA, won the 2016 Gulf States Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks on Monday, July 11 at Gray Plantation in Lake Charles, LA. By winning the boys’ and girls’ divisions respectively, Brown and Tyree

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2016 Scholarship Winners


METAIRIE, La. – Students Jared Headrick of Slidell, La. and Robert Tonos of Madison, Miss. have been selected as recipients of the 2016 PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship. Each student will receive $2,000 used to help alleviate the costs of a college education. The PGA of America awards these scholarships annually to children and grandchildren

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Bergeron, Perilloux, and Johnson Qualify for the National Big “I” Championship

METAIRIE, LA – Louisiana’s top junior golfers contended in the 2016 Louisiana Trusted Choice Big “I” Junior Championship on Tuesday, June 21st and Wednesday, June 22nd at The Island in Plaquemine, Louisiana, to qualify for the Trusted Choice Big “I” National Championship at Del Paso Country Club in Sacramento, California on August 1-4, 2016. Two

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Wolcott, Covich take Ladd’s/Club Car MS PGA Chapter Championship Titles

METAIRIE, LA – Even-par proved to be the lucky number this week at the 2016 Ladd’s/Club Car MS PGA Chapter Championship as both Bob Wolcott, PGA of Tunica, MS, and Jerry Covich, PGA of Ocean Springs, MS, captured the Regular Division and Senior Division crowns, respectively, with even-par total scores of 142. Wolcott, PGA is

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Goff, Campo take Golf Cars of Louisiana/Club Car LA PGA Chapter Championship Crowns

METAIRIE, LA – Drew Goff’s opening round score of 4-under par paired with his second round score of 1-over par was the perfect combination to seal his victory of the 2016 Golf Cars of LA/Club Car LA PGA Chapter Championship. Goff is the PGA Assistant Golf Professional at New Orleans Country Club, New Orleans, LA.

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NEW! Gulf States PGA App Directory

The new App “Directory” enables PGA Members to connect with colleagues in just a few taps. Must Log In to Access the Directory. Search for members by Last name or Facility name. Search results include a “Card” for each Member with contact info and 1-tap access to call or email. Download the App Here

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2016 Zurich Classic Open Qualifier

On April 25th, 2016 at La Tour Golf Club, the Zurich Classic of New Orleans Open Qualifier took place. There were 72 players competing for their spot into the 2016 Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Of these 72 players only the top 4 would advance into the tournament. Leading the way with an 8 under

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