PRLog (Press Release)
- Sep. 2, 2011 -
Jon Duppler posted scores of 70, 72 and 71, over three days in the Illinois Section PGA Championship, including eight birdies and one eagle, shooting even par for the course. Jon held off tough competition and finished tied for sixth in the tournament. “I feel fortunate to have played as well as I did this week. There was a lot of great competition in the field”, said Duppler. “I am looking forward to traveling to California to participate in the PGA Professional National Championship next year”. Because of his sixth place finish, Jon will now move on to compete in the 45th PGA Professional National Championship, June 24-27, 2012 held at Bayonet/Black Horse in Seaside, California. The Illinois Section PGA Championship was held August 29th-31st, and filled a field of 156 golf professionals from across the state. Jon competed for one of 11 national qualifying spots available in 54 holes of Stroke Play competition. This tournament was open to any Illinois PGA Class A Member in good standing.
The Elgin Country Club, a private, member-owned private country club in Elgin, celebrates its 110 year anniversary in 2011. The Club officially organized on April 1st, 1901. Since its founding in 1901, Elgin Country Club has provided its members a place to play golf on one of the best courses in Illinois. The course was designed by renowned golf course architect, Tom Bendelow. In addition to top-notch golf, members of Elgin Country Club enjoy tennis, swimming and dining, as well as banquet facilities and services. Many golf tournaments and social events for members and guests are held at the Club.
Elgin Country Club is the fourth oldest private golf facility in Illinois. Elgin Country Club is member-owned and offers a dynamic and scenic 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, pool and multiple dining venues. For more information, contact Michael Storey at 847-741-1716 or email@example.com, or visit Elgin Country Club online at www.elgincc.com.
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Elgin Country Club is a private country club featuring an 18 hole golf course, state-of-the-
art practice facility, professional instruction, Olympic swimming pool, tennis courts and multiple dining and banquet facilities.