Colorado PGA REACH Foundation Scholarships Announced

Seven Earn Scholarships - 05/25/2017

A week after the PGA of America announced their 2017 PGA Scholarship winners, our Colorado PGA REACH Foundation would like to announce that seven candidates of earned local scholarships.   Two students earned Marion Pfluger Scholarships while five students earned Colorado PGA REACH Scholarships.

 

 Of the 15 applicants this year, eight earned PGA of America Scholarships and seven earned Colorado PGA REACH Scholarships.  One winner from college and one from the high school category earned the Marion Pfluger Scholarship.  The scholarship is named in honor of longtime Pinehurst Country Club Head Professional Marion Pfluger, a past president of the Colorado PGA and a 1996 Inductee into the Colorado Golf Hall of Fame.

 

All winning candidates who were awarded the Marion Pfliger Scholarships earned $1,500 while the Colorado PGA REACH recipients earned $1,000.

 

Marion Pfluger Scholarships

College

Ashley Sutherland – daughter of Mark Sutherland, PGA Member

High School

Austin Northern – son of Mike Northern, PGA Life Member

 

College Scholarships

Cade Benson – son of Andy Benson, PGA Head Professional at Highlands Ranch Golf Club

Ryan Hanson – son of Jeff Hanson, PGA Director of Golf at Red Sky Golf Club

Zach Hofer – son of Scotty Hofer, PGA Director of Instruction at Meta Golf Learning Center

 Ashley Stewart – daughter of Scott Stewart, PGA Member

 

High School Scholarship

Henry Teare