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TEAM SONNIER SECURES THE WIN AT LAUREL 1

TEAM SONNIER SECURES THE WIN AT LAUREL

October 13, 2021

Laurel, MS: The GSPGA Pro-Am presented by Jani-King was hosted at Laurel Country Club on Tuesday, October 12. The field consisted of 9, 4-person teams

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SONNIER CLAIMS VICTORY FOR THE FOURTH YEAR IN A ROW 1

SONNIER CLAIMS VICTORY FOR THE FOURTH YEAR IN A ROW

October 06, 2021

  Saucier, MS: Despite a rain delay on Monday that resulted in an overnight suspension of play, the Gulf States PGA Professional Championship

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The Gulf States PGA Selects 2021 Section and Chapter Award Winners 1

The Gulf States PGA Selects 2021 Section and Chapter Award Winners

September 26, 2021

IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2021 Kori Lukachick (240) 772-6780 kbeal@pgahq.com…GATELEY EARNS THE GULF STATES PGA PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR HONOR

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Congratulations Greg Sonnier, PGA, and amateurs Marcus Bougard, Michael Warstler, and Michael Beyerstedt for winning the Gulf States PGA Pro-Am this past week! SlideBelts Oakley Jani-King Gulf Coast
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Special thanks to Jim Doorman for all your support!

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I believe this is when Randy won Teacher of the Year - he won merchandiser of the year later I believe too- Russell Fransted

Well I knew Randy....

Rusty and Randy

Russ & Randy

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Congratulations Greg Sonnier, PGA for winning the GSPGA Professional Championship this past week! Congratulations Kyle Ramey, PGA, and Marshall Saxon, PGA for qualifying for the 2022 PGA Professional Championship, as well as our alternates Jake Narro, PGA, Drew Goff, PGA, and Blaine Patin, PGA. Cadillac Club Car ROLEX Congratulations Greg S Ladd's PGA TOUR Titleist TaylorMade Golf FootJoy Golf Channel Nike
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Congratulations to our own @samburns66 for his win in his home Section at the 2021 PGA TOUR Sanderson Farms Championship! Way to go Sam! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to our own @samburns66 for his win in his home Section at the 2021 PGA TOUR Sanderson Farms Championship! Way to go Sam!

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Good Job Sam Burns !

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Is that one of Luca’s sons. Don ???

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