New Animated Banner
RMSPGA SECTION OFFICE
1303 South Five Mile Road
Boise, Idaho 83709
Phone: 208-939-6028
Fax: 208-939-6058
E-mail: rockymtn@myclubsmail.com

2016 Section Award Winners

 

 

GOLF PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR

James Brown, PGA 

PGA Life Member - Boise, Idaho

This award is based on the candidate’s entire record as a golf professional as it relates to service, length of membership, performance at club job and promotion of golf.

 

TEACHER OF THE YEAR

Jonathan Gibbs, PGA

BanBury Golf Course - Eagle, Idaho

Based on the candidate’s overall dedication and talent for teaching the game of golf.

 

ASSISTANT PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR

Ted Babcock, PGA

Valley View Golf Course - Bozeman, Montana

The assistant professional who carries out his or her responsibilities in the most helpful manner to his or her  head professional. 

 

YOUTH PLAYER DEVELOPMENT AWARD

Zachary Abels, PGA

Canyon Springs Golf Course - Twin Falls, Idaho

PGA member who provides excellent experience for junior golfers and who best exemplifies the ideals of those who work with youth.

 

HORTON SMITH AWARD

Mark Wehrman, PGA 

Big Sky Resort Golf Course - Big Sky, Montana

Award is designed to give special recognition to an individual PGA Professional for outstanding and continuing contributions to professional education. 


BILL STRAUSBAUGH AWARD

Ron Rawls, PGA  

Crane Creek Country Club - Boise, Idaho

Based on contributions to club relations and employment.

 

PLAYER DEVELOPMENT AWARD

Brett Nagel, PGA

The Club at SpurWing - Meridian, Idaho

Award recognizes the individual PGA member for their extraordinary and exemplary contributions and achievements in the area of player development.

 

RESORT MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR

Brent Fleshman, PGA  

Jackpot Golf Club - Jackpot, Nevada

Award recognizes the Resort Merchandiser of the Year based on the candidate’s abilities to purchase, present, and sell golf-related products in the most effective and attractive way possible while providing a high level of service to the customer at a resort golf facility.

 

PRIVATE MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR

Ron Rawls, PGA  

Crane Creek Country Club - Boise, Idaho

Award recognizes the Private Merchandiser of the Year based on the candidate’s abilities to purchase, present, and sell golf-related products in the most effective and attractive way possible while providing a high level of service to the customer at a private golf facility.

 

PUBLIC MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR

Tim Reinke, PGA

Pinecrest Golf Course - Idaho Falls, Idaho 

Award recognizes the Public Merchandiser of the Year based on the candidate’s abilities to purchase, present, and sell golf-related products in the most effective and attractive way possible while providing a high level of service to the customer at a public golf facility.

 

PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Tom Anderson, PGA

Laurel Golf Club - Laurel, Montana

Based on most total points accumulated in various designated chapter, section, regional, and national events.

 

SENIOR PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Tom Anderson, PGA

Laurel Golf Club - Laurel, Montana

Based on most total points accumulated in various designated chapter, section, regional, and national events.