Alabama - Northwest Florida Section
MONTGOMERY, AL (Feb.13, 2017) – The membership of the Dixie Section, PGA of America held its Annual Meeting on Monday, February 13, 2017. During the meeting, a resolution for a name change was presented by the Board of Directors. The members in attendance voted with a 94% approval to change the name to the Alabama – Northwest Florida Section.
Holton/Smallridge Win Yamaha Par-3 Shootout
The team of Fred Holton and Ricky Smallridge carded a 7-under par round of 47 in the 2-man best ball format on the Short Course at RTJ @ Oxmoor Valley to win the Yamaha Par-3 Shootout by one shot. The round was highlighted by a Hole-In-One from Fred Holton on #9 from a distance of 110 yards. The Hole-In--One proved to be the deciding shot in their one stroke victory.View More
PGA National News
Wyatt Worthington II Makes History at First 2016 PGA Tournament Series EventWorthington is believed to be the first African American to win a PGA Tournament Series event. Earlier this year, he became the second African American club professional to qualify for the PGA Championship. View More