The state championship of golf is a 54-hole championship to determine the finest player in the state of Illinois. The tournament is open to professionals and amateurs with a handicap of 10.0 or less who reside within the state of Illinois and has a 156-player field size limit. The championship field will be comprised of place-winners in the qualifying events and those players exempted from qualifying. MORE INFORMATION
Mickelson, Troy Record First Wins of the Season at the Illinois PGA Stroke Play at Onwentsia Club
Andy Mickelson (Mistwood GC) won the Main Division at the Illinois PGA Stroke Play at Onwentsia after carding a 5-under-par 66! Michael Troy (Zigfield Troy GC) recorded a 4-under-par 67 to win the Senior Division! RESULTS
Illinois PGA Senior PGA Professional Championship
This event features 36-holes of stroke play over two days of competition for the Illinois Section Senior Championship. The 2020 Senior PGA Professional Championship will be held at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida on October 15-18, 2020. The number of qualifiers for this championship is eight (8) as well as five (5) alternates. MORE INFORMATION
National Car Rental Illinois Assistant PGA Professional Championship
Kyle English (Crestwicke Country Club) won the National Car Rental Illinois Assistant PGA Professional Championship on Monday, July 13 at Cress Creek Country Club. English prevailed over the field by six strokes, winning his second career Assistant Championship (2018). He will be joined by Michael Schachner (DePaul University) and Justin Bardgett (University of Illinois Golf Club) at the 44th National Car Rental Assistant PGA Professional Championship at the PGA Golf Club on Nov. 12-15. RESULTS | RECAP
16 Qualify for the 71st Illinois Open at the Illinois Open Qualifier at Willow Crest Golf Club
The Illinois Open Qualifier at Willow Crest Golf Club was the fourth qualifying event for the 71st Illinois Open. This is an 18-hole stroke play format event for non-exempt competitors to qualify into the 2020 Illinois Open. RESULTS
New Illinois Golf Restrictions Go Into Effect June 26th
The Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) has announced the Phase 4 Golf Guidelines for the state of Illinois. Click the link below to view the new revisions that will go into effect June 26th. FULL GUIDELINES
New Illinois PGA Section Credit Card
The Illinois PGA has launched the Illinois PGA Section World Mastercard® Personal Credit Card and Illinois PGA Section Business Mastercard® Credit Card. With these new Credit Cards, members earn 20,000 Bonus Points when you spend $2,000 in the first 3 months and 2 points per dollar on net purchases. There are also a number of additional benefits with both the personal and business card. MORE INFORMATION
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – July 13, 2020 – Kyle English (Crestwicke Country Club) won the National Car Rental Illinois Assistant PGA Professional Championship on Monday, July 13 at Cress Creek Country Club. English prevailed over the field by six strokes, winning his second career Assistant Championship...
The Illinois PGA Will Play a Modified Schedule Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic
GLENVIEW, Ill. – June 23, 2020 – During the last two months the Illinois PGA has been working to reschedule and reformat its tournament schedule for the 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite having...
State Championship to be Contested at White Eagle Golf Club with Field of 156;
Tournament Qualifiers Reduced from Eight to Four
GLENVIEW, Ill. – May 29, 2020 – The Illinois PGA announced today that the 71st Illinois Open Championship will be restructured due the COVID-19...
NORTHBROOK, Illinois – May 27, 2020 – Having met the needs for AMITA Health, KemperSports, the Illinois PGA Foundation and FootJoy announced that it will partner with the VFW Department of Illinois to continue the Rain Suits for Responders program to serve more healthcare professionals in...
NORTHBROOK, Illinois – April 16, 2020 – KemperSports, the Illinois PGA Foundation and FootJoy have teamed up to form Rain Suits for Responders, a program to collect new or gently used men’s and women’s golf rain suits and deliver them directly to healthcare workers on the frontlines...
Steve Orrick, Jr. - 2019 Illinois PGA Professional of the Year