Beginning in 2017, the Junior PGA Championships will offer all 41 sections a minimum of two boys and girls players each. The Country Club of St. Albans (Mo.) will host the Girls Junior PGA Championship on July 18-21, 2017, and the boys’ contest will be July 31-August 3, 2017.
In addition to his fitting surname, as the newly elected President of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, Peter J. Grass of Hilands GC in Billings, Mont. brings the unique perspective of a nine-hole facility to his new post.
The Golf Industry Show will continue its three-city rotation with Orlando, San Antonio and San Diego through the end of the decade, it was announced in Orlando. Also at this year’s show, Keith Ihms, CGCS, Director of Grounds Maintenance at the Country Club of Little Rock (Ark.), was elected President of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA).
At their 83rd World Conference on Club Management, February 8-13 in San Diego, Calif., members of the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) elected the 2010 officers and Board of Directors. Allan S.U. Lum, CCM, (Certified Club Manager), CCE (Certified Chief Executive), general manager of Waialae Country Club in Honolulu, Hawaii, was elected President;…