National Car Rental Illinois Assistant PGA Professional Championship
The National Car Rental Illinois Assistant PGA Professional Championship is the annual championship for Illinois PGA Assistants. This event is a 36-hole stroke play format contested on a single day. The top three finishers in this event will qualify for the 44th (2020) National Car Rental Assistant PGA Professional Championship. MORE INFORMATION
Illinois PGA Announces 2020 Tournament Schedule
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 to reduce the number events, this season will still feature all four major championships, all three national qualifying events, five stroke play events and three pro-am events. The 2020 season will officially start on Monday, July 6. 2020 SCHEDULE
Schachner, English, Paeglow Victorious Illinois PGA Stroke Play at The Hawk Country Club
Michael Schachner (DePaul University) and Kyle English (Crestwicke CC) shared the win in the Main Division with 4-under-par 68s! David Paeglow (Kishwaukee CC) was the Senior Division winner, carding a 3-under-par 69! 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
71st Illinois Open Championship Restructured Amidst Covid-19 Pandemic
The Illinois PGA announced that today 71st Illinois Open Championship will be restructured due the COVID-19 pandemic. Among some of those changes will be a reduced field size from 264 to 156 players, and all three rounds of the Championship will be played at White Eagle Golf Club in Naperville on August 3-5, 2020, with no companion course. The tournament qualifying events have been reduced from eight to four with the first qualifier to be held at Flossmoor Country Club on July 14. PRESS RELEASE
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
Rain Suits for Responders -- Donate or Contribute to Support VFW
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 need. The program, which started in April, will now bring new or gently used men’s and women’s golf rain suits directly to healthcare workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus battle in five VA Hospitals across Illinois, as well as veterans in need. MORE INFORMATION/DONATE
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...
GLENVIEW, Ill. – March 5, 2020 – The Illinois PGA Foundation and Section have announced their intent to purchase the former Western Golf Association/Evans Scholars Foundation (WGA/ESF) office building at One Briar Road in Golf, Ill. The building was constructed in 1955 and was occupied by...
Steve Orrick, Jr. - 2019 Illinois PGA Professional of the Year