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2018 Northern Texas PGA Chapter Award Winners Announced

October 19th, 2018

Each year the Northern Texas PGA Section recognizes its members and others in the golf community through the NTPGA Awards program. On behalf of each NTPGA Chapter Awards Committee, East Texas, West Texas and Metro Chapter, it is our pleasure to announce the 2018 Chapter Award Winners. 
 
East Texas Chapter
• Golf Professional of the Year - Ed Gatlin, Van Zandt Country Club
• Assistant Golf Professional of the Year - Douglas Myer, Emerald Bay Club
• Teacher of the Year - Darrell Chase, Oak Hurst Golf Course
• Youth Player Development Award - Darrell Chase, Oak Hurst Golf Course
• Bill Strausbaugh Award - Sean Hanson, Pinecrest Country Club
• Merchandiser of the Year - Private - James Bates, Eagle's Bluff Country Club
 
Metro Chapter
• Golf Professional of the Year - Marc Wielgosz, Maridoe Golf Club
• Assistant Golf Professional of the Year - Corey Roberson, Preston Trail Golf Club
• Teacher of the Year - Jeff Barton, Preston Trail Golf Club
• Youth Player Development Award - Jack Daneshmand, Four Seasons Resort & Club
• Bill Strausbaugh Award - Abe Hernandez, Royal Oaks Country Club
• Horton Smith Award - Johnny Williams, Heritage Ranch Golf & Country Club
• PGA Player Development Award - Nathan Grafe, Golf Academy of America
• Merchandiser of the Year - Private - Dean Larsson, Royal Oaks Country Club
• Merchandiser of the Year – Public / Resort - Jim Henderson, Stevens Park Golf Course
 
West Texas Chapter
• Golf Professional of the Year - Casey Renner, Palo Duro Creek Golf Course
• Assistant Golf Professional of the Year - Thomas Martin, Green Tree Country Club
• Teacher of the Year - Lee Rhind, Midland Country Club
• Youth Player Development Award - Ryan Osgood, Odessa Country Club
• Bill Strausbaugh Award - Evan Dunkerson, Green Tree Country Club
• Horton Smith Award - Jake McCullough, Odessa Country Club
• PGA Player Development Award - Alan Coe, Tascosa Golf Club
• Merchandiser of the Year - Private - Jake McCullough, Odessa Country Club
• Merchandiser of the Year - Public - Greg Sikes, Hogan Park Golf Course
 
 Congratulations!

In November, the Northern Texas PGA Awards Committee along with Past Presidents will select the Northern Texas PGA Section Major Award winners for 2018.