2016 Junior Newsletter Recap
Check out the Junior Tour Newsletter and 2016 Season Recap
Timeline for 2017
- Anyone who played in an event or was junior member in 2016 will receive a junior membership application in the mail over the next few weeks.
- If you are new and would like a junior calendar mailed to you, please email Andy at email@example.com to be put on mailing list. Email name and address.
- Online registration for Junior Membership will be start Friday, January 20.
- 2017 Scholarship Application will be online starting January 30.
- Parents & Juniors will be mailed the Junior Calendar Packet in late March.
- Tournament registration will look to go live in April.
2017 WPGA Internship
The 2016 WPGA Interns
(Zach Bishmann, Tim Buske, Becky Dobrzynski)
The WPGA Junior Foundation hires interns each summer to help assist various activities in the foundation.
The application process is now open and will close on February 1. We will be hiring three interns for the summer of 2017. View the Internship Job Bulletin Here. All resumes can be sent to Andy Landenberger at firstname.lastname@example.org
Winter Golf Camp in Madison
2016 JUNIOR WINTER DAY CAMP AT VITENSE GOLFLAND
MAKES A GREAT HOLIDAY GIFT FOR YOUR JUNIOR GOLFER!
The WPGA Junior Foundation has teamed up with The First Tee of South Central Wisconsin to bring you a winter golf camp option this year. As most of you know the Golf Dome in Wauwatosa was damaged last year and was taken down. A new dome will be put up next year but our winter camp this year will be held at Vitense Golfland in Madison.
Instructors: Darin Key and Brad Munn, both PGA Members and recognized The First Tee Coaches
Session Times each day: 9am - 11:30am (Ages 7 to 11)
2pm - 4:30pm (Ages 12 to 18)
Session Days: Thursday - 12/22, Friday - 12/23, Monday - 12/26, Tuesday - 12/27,
Wednesday - 12/28, Thursday - 12/29, Friday - 12/30
Cost: $60 per session. Space is limited to 12 juniors per session and camp days and times will fill up quickly so sign up early.
To view session times and dates to register online CLICK HERE.
Registration starts on Nov. 2 at 8:30 a.m.
Kaeden Nomm Punches His Ticket to Augusta
#Wiscjrgolfer Kaeden Nomm, from Minocqua, WI takes home the gold....
On September 10th, 80 junior golfers took the stage at Hazeltine National with their eyes on the prize--qualifying for the Drive, Chip and Putt Finals next Spring during the Masters at Augusta National.
Nomm conquered the home of the upcoming 2016 Ryder Cup by winning the 12-13 yr. old Age Division. At the end of the competition, he was in a tie with Charlie Leonhart from Minnesota with an impressive 122 points. The tiebreaker is based on your overall putting score, and Nomm's 55 points bettered Leonhart's 35. We're excited to watch Kaeden next Spring!!
"Sweet 16 Moving on to Hazeltine"
Your Drive, Chip and Putt Regional Overall Qualifiers:
Katie Huang, Payton Haugen, Jessica Guiser, Mya Nicholson, Reese Wilson,
Sarah Balding,Aly Kinzel, Jo Baranczyk, Connor Murphy, Cody Guetzke, Hogan Miller,
Jackson Cross, Logan Pechinski, Kaeden Nomm, Nick Klemm and Cameron Huss