Posts by Lynn Plaisance

NOPGA Welcomes Brooke Morgan to Staff

The Northern Ohio PGA would like to formally welcome our first PGA WORKS Fellow, Brooke Morgan. Brooke is a 2017 graduate of Walsh University, where she earned Bachelors of Arts in both graphic design and corporate communications. Leading up to her NOPGA Fellowship, Brooke directly worked with a diversity trailblazer, PGA of America Hall of…

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Renee Powell Inducted Into PGA Hall of Fame

Gary Player, Renee Powell, Mickey Wright and Lew Worsham, a foursome that impacted American and global golf, led a class of seven inductees enshrined in the PGA of America Hall of Fame. The 2017 class, honored Thursday evening at the PGA’s 101st Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas, also featured 2012 PGA Golf Professional of the…

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Northern Ohio PGA Is Bringing the Ohio Cup Back Home

PGA Professionals from the Northern Ohio PGA and the Southern Ohio PGA competed in the 21st Ohio Cup Matches hosted by Kinsale Golf & Fitness Club in Powell, Ohio on October 4-5, 2017. In this Ryder Cup style event, which featured the top sixteen players from Northern and Southern Ohio PGA Sections, the Northern Ohio…

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West Team Wins 12th Annual East-West NOPGA Assistants Cup!

For the first time in 9 years the West team has won the Assistants Cup. Captain Eric Morgan guided his team to a 12 to 4 victory at the Mayfield Sand Ridge Golf Club in Chardon, Ohio. This year’s Assistants Cup was held on September 28-29, 2017 and was sponsored by Michael Shaughnessy and presented…

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Nathan Tarter Wins Habitec Toledo Open!

Nathan Tarter, Firestone Country Club, made 5 birdies and 2 bogies to card a final round 69 to finish at 5 under par for the tournament and to win by 1 stroke over Andrew Dorn & Andrew Ruthkoski. Tim Conley wins the Senior Division in a playoff over first round leader E.A. Tischler. The Habitec…

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Ben Cook Is The 2017 Northern Ohio PGA Section Champion!

In one of the most exciting back and forth finishes in Northern Ohio PGA Section Championship history, Ben Cook, Beechmont Country Club holds off Jaysen Hansen, Beechmont Country Club to be crowned the 2017 Northern Ohio PGA Professional Champion. Cook tied the low round of the day with a 68 (-3) to finish the event…

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Kenny Novak Champions Crowned!

The 2017 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 100 Juniors at the Kenny Novak Tour Championship. The Members at Club Walden continued to show tremendous support when welcoming…

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