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Play Suspended at Round Two of the Illinois PGA Professional Championship

August 24th, 2021

Author: Kevin Quinn


MUNDELEIN, Ill. – August 24, 2021 – The second round of the Illinois PGA Professional Championship was suspended due to darkness. Inclement weather forced the tournament to delay for two hours. Players went back out onto the course at 6:25 p.m. and played as many holes as they could before darkness suspended play.

Garrett Chaussard (Skokie Country Club) is currently leading the Illinois PGA Professional Championship at 3-under-par 141. Tim Streng (Wildcat Golf Academy) and Andy Mickelson (Mistwood Golf Club) are tied for second place at 2-under-par 142.

The second round will resume tomorrow morning at 8:30 a.m. 11 groups still need to finish the second round. The final round will begin tomorrow at 11:30 a.m. Players will tee off on holes one and ten in the final round.  

About the Illinois PGA/Illinois PGA Foundation
The Illinois Section of the PGA of America is a professional organization serving the men and women golf professionals in northern and central Illinois who are the recognized experts in growing, teaching and managing the game of golf. The Illinois PGA is responsible for the administration of competitive golf tournaments, educational opportunities, support programs and growth of the game initiatives. With over 840 members and associates, the Illinois PGA is one of the 41 regional Sections that comprise the PGA of America. The Illinois PGA Foundation focuses its community efforts on promoting the goodwill and growth of the game with an emphasis on activities that benefit youth. Foundation initiatives include: GolfWorks Illinois, Youth-based Scholarship Funds and the Illinois Golf Hall of Fame. For more information about the Illinois PGA and the Illinois PGA Foundation, please visit www.ipga.com and join us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
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CONTACT:
Kevin Quinn
Illinois PGA Communications
708.336.1294 mobile
847.729.4102 office
kbquinn@pgahq.com