Brescher Defends Title at  2014 MPGA Trustmark Invitational

WEST POINT, Miss. —  (July 20, 2014) — Eddie Brescher, of Hattiesburg and Assistant Golf Coach at University of Southern Mississippi, won the 2014 MPGA Trustmark Invitational Golf Tournament with a three-day total of eight-under, 208 at Old Waverly Golf Club. This was the first time Old Waverly hosted this event.  The tournament, which showcases

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Derek Sanders Wins 2014 Louisiana Chapter Championship

METAIRIE, La. – Gulf States PGA Member Derek Sanders claimed a narrow victory at the 2014 Golf Cars of Louisiana/Club Car Louisiana PGA Chapter Championship, edging out his nearest competitor by one shot. This year’s Chapter Championship was held on June 16-17 at Gray Plantation in Lake Charles, La. Sanders’ had a strong start to

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Yelverton Defends Mississippi Chapter Championship Title

METAIRIE, La. –  All the odds were in Tim Yelverton’s favor at the Ladd’s/Club Car Mississippi PGA Chapter Championship where he returned as defending champion to once again win the title at his home course of Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point, Miss on June 16-17, 2014 Yelverton, a PGA teaching professional, shot 4-under-140

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Jeansonne, Johnson Claim 2014 Gulf States Junior PGA Championship

Nathan Jeansonne of Keithville, La and Julia Johnson of St. Gabriel, La won the 2014 Gulf States Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks  Thursday, June 5th at The Bluffs Resort & Country Club  in St Francisville, La. By winning the boys’ and girls’ divisions respectively, Jeansonne and Johnson qualified for the

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Bloom and Covich Claim 2014 Page & Tuttle/Haas-Jordan Pro-Pro

METAIRIE, La. – PGA Professionals Russ Bloom and Jerry Covich have earned the honor of being named the 2014 Gulf States PGA Page & Tuttle/Haas-Jordan Pro-Pro Champions after outshooting their fellow players at this year’s Section event held at Pelican Point Golf & Country Club in Gonzales, La. on May 18, 2014. Forty-seven players gathered

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Trahan, Chrestman and Poche Claim Three Player Scramble

METAIRIE, La. – The second annual Gulf States PGA Bushnell Three-Player Scramble presented by Yamaha named its champions for 2014 at the Great Southern Golf Club in Gulfport, Miss on Monday, April 7th.  Out of eleven teams totaling thirty-three players, this year’s winners included PGA Professionals Bobby Chrestman, Carl Poche and Craig Trahan. Edging out

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25th Senior PGA Professional Championship

The 25th Senior PGA Professional Championship takes place April 15-18, 2014 at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The Championship, originally slated for last October, was postponed due to a week of inclement weather in Northern Virginia. A total of 264 PGA Professionals, who are at least 50 years of age, have qualified

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Kyle Ramey Wins the Stroke Play Series in Lafayette

METAIRIE, La. – Kyle Ramey of Gulfport, Ms. won the Gulf States PGA Stroke Play Series Event  by three strokes shooting 5-under 67.  The tournament was held at Les Vieux Chenes in Broussard, La on March 10th, 2014. The event was originally scheduled for February, but poor weather conditions caused a postponement. “Pretty solid round,” said Ramey

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Gulf States PGA Hosts First National Car Rental PGA Pro-Am

GSPGA SECTION HOSTS FIRST NATIONAL CAR RENTAL PGA PROAM IN THE NATION GSPGA Professional Obie Agbas and his team claim the victory METAIRIE, La. –  The Gulf States PGA Section’s National Car Rental PGA ProAm, a new event on the 2014 tournament schedule, was won by Obie Agbasi, PGA Professional from Boeuf River Country Club,

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Team Mississippi Claims Rain-Shortened Mackel Cup

METAIRIE, La. –  The Mississippi PGA team secured the Mackel Cup for the third year in a row after day two was cancelled due to inclement weather.  The Mackel Cup, an event inspired by the late Frank Mackel who was known as the “godfather of golf” in New Orleans, was held at Metairie Country Club

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