2014 Scholarship Winners

The Wisconsin PGA is proud to announce the 2014 scholarship winners.  Twenty individuals were awarded scholarships totaling over $12,000.  We congratulate all the applicants for their great accomplishments. Please find below the 2014 Scholarship award winners and the amount they received.

College Scholarships
Steven Gastrau of Wauwatosa was awarded the Tony Coleman Memorial Scholarship for $1,250.
Tony was the PGA General Manager and COO for Bishops Bay Country Club from 1994-2013.  He led the facility from its development into the first rate operation it remains today.  Tony was a 36 year member of the PGA. Tony’s passion for golf was most evident when working with a junior golfer wishing to excel in the game.  This scholarship was made possible by the generous support of the Coleman family, friends, Bishops Bay CC members and the membership of the Wisconsin PGA.

Steffen Lake, Madison - $800
Peyton Gunnison, Hartland - $700
Riley Smith, Kenosha - $500


High School Senior Scholarships
Claire Parker of Fitchurg was awarded the Terry Noel Memorial Scholarship for $1,000. Terry was a tribute to golf, but more importantly a tribute to respect and love of mankind and the ability to spread happiness with his kindness and constant smile.   Terry was first and foremost a loving husband, brother, uncle, and friend to all he met. Terry was also a proud Army veteran from the Vietnam era, serving most of his time in Germany and at The Presidio in San Francisco, CA. Finally, Terry was an avid, passionate golfer who spread his goodwill on the course and off.

Brennan Linse, Jefferson - $800
Olivia Robinson, Appleton - $750
Rebecca Klongland, Stoughton - $750
Sienna Chapman, Racine - $700
Brandon Scheppa, Kenosha - $700
Phillip Johnson, Colgate - $600
Zach Hentrich, Lancaster - $600
Brent Gastrau, Wauwatosa - $600
Andrew Swanson, Marinette - $600
Zak Kachelek, Men. Falls - $500
Gabby Curtis, Eau Claire - $500
Kaitlyn Alvarez, Eau Claire - $500
Abby Dufrane, Marinette - $250
Isaac Quella, Neenah - $250
Rachel Hernandez, Madison - $250