2018 Special Awards

The Carolinas PGA is proud to announce and celebrate the
2018 Special Award Winners!

Golf Professional of the Year
Tom Dale, PGA (Linville Golf Club)

Palmer Maples Teacher of the Year
Jason Baile, PGA (Belfair)

Horton Smith Award
Chris Byrd, PGA (Cape Fear Country Club)

Bill Strausbaugh Award
Clem King, PGA (Country Club of Lexington)

Player Development Award
Tom Mason, PGA (Par Tee Golf Center)

Youth Player Development Award
Briana Sweeny, PGA (Country Club of Landfall)

Merchandiser of the Year (Private)
Franklin Newell, PGA (Chechessee Creek Club)

Merchandiser of the Year (Resort)
Greg Wrobel, PGA (Palmetto Bluff Club)

Merchandiser of the Year (Public)
Todd Miller, PGA (Santee Cooper Resort/Lake Marion GC)

Assistant Professional of the Year
Joe Wohlscheid, PGA (Kiawah Island Club - Cassique)

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact CPGA Awards and Honors Committee Staff Liaison and CPGA Director of Marketing, Sally Morgan, PGA | smorgan@pgahq.com or 336.398.2675.

2017 Section Awards

Golf Professional of the Year 
Jeff Dotson, PGA (The Country Club of North Carolina)

Palmer Maples Teacher of the Year
Doug Weaver, PGA (Palmetto Dunes Resort)

Horton Smith Award 
James Hackenberg, PGA (Jimmy Hack Golf, LLC)

Bill Strausbaugh Award
Andrew Shuck, PGA (Charlotte Country Club)

Player Development Award
Jeff Shores, PGA (Golf Squad LLC)

Youth Player Development Award
Tom Mason, PGA (Par Tee Golf Center)

Merchandiser of the Year (Private)
Brian Joyce, PGA (Eagle Point Golf Club)

Merchandiser of the Year (Public)
Matt Daly, PGA (Tournament Players Club of Myrtle Beach)

Merchandiser of the Year (Resort)
Erika Mason, PGA (Old Edwards Club)

Assistant Golf Professional of the Year
Elliott Jones, PGA (Myers Park Country Club)

*Additional information about each honoree can be found HERE*