The Web.com Rust-Oleum Championship Qualifiers will be held June 4 at Stonewall Orchard and White Deer Run. Deadline to register is June 1 at 5:00pm CDT. Click the headline to register.
This team event is comprised of two professionals from the same facility in a four-ball stroke play event.
A field of 64 Illinois PGA Professionals 50 and over will compete in three days of match play competition at Shoreares on the shores of Lake Michigan in Lake Bluff.
IPGA Foundation offers four (4) scholarships: Louis M. Brown, Alice Meyer Brown, Don Pieper, and Oscar Miles. Read more about each scholarship and find out if you're eligible to apply. Applications will remain open through June 29. APPLY.
Assistant PGA Professionals are the backbone of the business and play a pivotal role in the management of the golf business at both private and public facilities. Read Ed Sherman's column and hear from some of the Section's leading assistants what it's like on the frontlines.
Garrett Chaussard (Skokie CC) bested Chris Green (Glen View Club) 3 and 2 to capture the 67th Illinois PGA Match Play Championship Title at Kemper Lakes Golf Club in Kildeer, Ill.
The CIPGA Stroke Play Series is made up of three one day, 18-hole individual stroke play events at various clubs around the CIPGA Section. Chapter Player of the Year points are awarded at these events.
Billiter was the Illinois PGA Player of the Year and two time Major Champion on the Illinois PGA circuit in 2017. Learn more about how he got into golf by clicking the header or watching video.
The Meyer-Brown-Miller Invitational will be held October 22-24, 2018 at Pinehurst, NC in support of the Alice Meyer Brown and Louis M. Brown Scholarship Funds. Registration is open.
Learn how the GolfWorks Illinois program helped Claire Castetter, Assistant PGA Professional, Onwentsia Club, continue her educational training and earn PGA membership.
Tickets and Volunteer positions are now available for PGA Members and Associates. Click above for more information and to get registered.
Drive, Chip and Putt is a free, nationwide junior golf development competition aimed at growing the game by focusing on the three fundamental skills employed in golf - driving, chipping and putting. Registration is now open for boys and girls ages 7-15.
Wes Warren has a term for his assistant golf professionals. “I call them ‘Smokey The Bear’,” said the head PGA professional at Indian Hill Club. “Smokey’s job is to prevent forest fires. That’s what I want them to do: Prevent forest fires. I’m the fire...
The Illinois PGA has been awarding its Bernardi Trophy to the section’s Player of the Year for 46 years, and Jim Billiter has been a factor in two of the more interesting races. Understandably, more Bernardi points are available in the Section’s four annual major championships –...
Everything was going according to plan for Cary, Ill. native and Methodist University PGA Golf Management Program (PGM) student, Claire Castetter, as she worked her way through school and internship requirements. First internship at Essex Country Club in Massachusetts, check. Second internship at the...
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Thirteen-year-old Andrew Lim is on his way to compete on Sunday at Augusta National Golf Club live on the Golf Channel. Sounds impressive, right? It is. Lim is one of 80 youth golfers from 30 U.S. states and one Canadian province who earned an invitation to Augusta National Golf Club to compete in...