Posts by Lynn Plaisance

Kyle Rodes Wins 88th Habitec Toledo Open

Kyle Rodes, Plymouth, MI, wins his first Toledo Open shooting 9 under par (133) with rounds of 69-64. Round 1 consisted of 16 pars and 2 birdies and todays round included 10 pars, 6 birdies, 1 eagle, and alone bogey on the 18th hole. Jon Jones, Youngstown, OH, won the Senior Division with rounds of…

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Mallard Creek All-Stars Taking Fourth Consecutive Trip to PGA Jr. League Championship

(Story Courtesy: PGAjrleague.com) The Mallard Creek All-Stars are Championship-bound for the fourth year in a row! Captain Jim Wise, PGA, and Coach Chris Reed have led their All-Stars to victory again, complete with five returning 2017 All-Star team members. In the Saturday morning session, the Northern Ohio PGA Section Champion Mallard Creek All-Stars captured their…

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Match Play Champions Crowned!

Northern Ohio PGA crowned its 2018 Denny Shute Memorial Match Play Champions on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Portage Country Club. Denny Shute won 3 Major Championships in the 1930’s. Shute was the Golf Professional at Portage Country Club from 1945-1972. The Northern Ohio PGA honors his memory by hosting our last major of the…

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Casey Schrader is 2018 Northern Ohio PGA Section Champion!

Casey Schrader, Pepper Pike Club, led the field all three days of the Northern Ohio PGA Professional Championship at Chagrin Valley Country Club, August 27-29, 2018. He went into today’s final round with a six stroke lead over his nearest competitors. He didn’t finish with his strongest round; shooting a 73 today, but it was…

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Honorary Member George Sweda Awarded The Journalism Award

The Northern Ohio PGA Section would like to congratulate Honorary Member, George Sweda, on receiving the inaugural Journalism Award from the WGC Bridgestone Invitational. Sweda accepted the award during the Ambassador of Golf Ceremony before the World Golf Championships – Bridgestone Invitational on August 1. The Journalism Award recognizes Sweda for his more than 30-year…

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Jaysen Hansen Competing In 100th PGA Championship!

Northern Ohio PGA Golf Professional Jaysen Hansen, Head Golf Professional at Beechmont Country Club in Cleveland, Ohio is joining the deepest all-professional field of the year when he competes in the 100th PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club. Hansen’s tee times are: Round 1 (Thursday, August 9): 12:37 pm – Round 2 (Friday, August 10):…

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Kenny Novak Champions Crowned!

The 2018 Northern Ohio PGA Summer Season has drawn to an end with a successful Kenny Novak Championship at Club Walden. The outstanding course conditions at Club Walden provided a great test for the nearly 80 Juniors at the Kenny Novak Tour Championship. The Kenny Novak Championship is a showcase of our best players on…

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