The "Pricey" Par Three Shootout
Jupiter Dunes Golf Club - March 7th
Mike Nealy & Tom Fiocchi were the winners Friday in the second annual "Pricey" Par Three Shootout at Jupiter Dunes Golf Club.
Hosted by World Golf Hall of Famer Nick Price, Nealy & Fiocchi won in a playoff (chip off) after they tied at two under par 52, four-ball stroke play, with Guy Kennen & Ken Green.
Tied for third with 53's were Nick & Greg Price, Eric Cole & Evan Murphy and Steve Anderson & Mason Williams.
Brett Whitley won the closest to the pin contest on Hole # 2 and Evan Murphy on Hole # 17.
Special thanks to Nick Price for sponsoring the event and to Jupiter Dunes Golf Club for hosting.Results
PBCGA Annual Awards Dinner
Over 150 people attended the PBCGA Annual Awards Dinner on Tuesday, February 4th at Old Palm Golf Club to induct Steve Earsley & Fred Harkness into the Hall of Fame and recognize all the 2013 champions.
The association was honored to have Lee Westwood as our guest speakers for the night and Tim Rosaforte as the Master of Ceromonies.
Steve Earsley, the # 1 ranked senior golfer in the Country by Golfweek in 2003/2004, enters the PBCGA Hall of Fame class of 2013. Earsley's impressive amateur career includes 15 national senior individual titles, 13 PBCGA titles (2001 player of the year) and 4 FSGA state titles (2009 Senior Player of the Year). He also qualified for 2 USGA US Amateurs, 4 USGA Mid Amateurs and 2 USGA Senior Amateurs.
Fred Harkness, past South Florida PGA & SE Chapter Professional of the Year, joins Earsely as the 26th inductee into the PBCGA Hall of Fame. Harkness got into golf as an assistant at Apawamis CC in Rye, New York. He became a PGA of America member in 1975, played on the PGA Tour in 1977 and became the Head Golf Professional at Jonathan's Landing Golf Club in 1978, where he continues to work as the Director of Golf. Harkness played in the 2001 USGA Senior Open, 12 PGA Professional Championship and 3 PGA Senior Professional Championships.
RJ Nakashian and Pete Williams received the Player's of the Year Award. Nakashian won 3 times and finished no worse than 3rd in 3 other events. Williams won 4 events and finished 2nd in two others.
Bryan Haase and Pete Williams (Senior Division) won Bankrate Cup and Braman Cup Award which is given to the players who accumulate the most points during the year.
George Andre received the "Bobby Bryant Award" which recognizes the Volunteer of the Year for the association.
Special thanks to all our sponsors, host clubs, board members and volunteers for making our 38th season a success.Pictures from the Event