6th Annual Illinois PGA Birdies for Charity Sets Record

The 6th Annual Birdies for Charity fundraiser took place on Tuesday, September 6, 2016, at River Forest C.C. in Elmhurst, Ill. Thirty-four Illinois PGA Professionals participated in this sixth installment of the charitable fundraiser in which Illinois PGA...

MALM LEADS CROWDED ILLINOIS PGA LEADERBOARD

Some days, one good shot can trigger a series of them. Steve Orrick hit one of those shots on Monday morning, and it led to a handful of similarly good shots that brought him within a stroke of leader Curtis Malm after one round of the 95th Illinois PGA Championship...
ILLINOIS PGA CENTENNIAL FEATURE NO. 4 – “TOMMY ARMOUR”

ILLINOIS PGA CENTENNIAL FEATURE NO. 4 – “TOMMY ARMOUR”

Fourth in a series of articles covering prominent people and pertinent subjects associated with the centennial of the Illinois Section. Tommy Armour was one of a kind. Courtesy of the horrors of war, he was blind in his left eye, with a steel plate in his left...
ILLINOIS PGA CENTENNIAL FEATURE NO. 3 – “JOCK HUTCHISON”

ILLINOIS PGA CENTENNIAL FEATURE NO. 3 – “JOCK HUTCHISON”

Third in a series of articles covering prominent people and pertinent subjects associated with the centennial of the Illinois Section. The world of golf a century ago was one steeped in formality. Men wore ties and often donned jackets while playing. Women wore long...