Congratulations to 2017 LPGA Section of the Year Award Winners
October 12, 2017
Southeast Section Teacher of the Year Carol Preisinger provides instruction at a recent LPGA Golf Clinic for Women.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Oct 9, 2017 – The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Teaching and Club Professional (T&CP) membership has selected the recipients of annual section Teacher, Professional, Coach and Junior Golf Leadership awards. Each of the six sections of the LPGA T&CP—Central, Midwest, Northeast, Southeast, Western, and International—winners are selected by the Section Officers and Section Nominating Committee Chair annually in each of the four categories.
The LPGA T&CP National Awards Selection Committee will select the overall national award winner in each category from among the section award winners. The national winners will be announced in the coming weeks.
The 2017 LPGA T&CP Section Of The Year Award winners are as follows:
Central Section Teacher – Sandy LaBauve Professional – Kristie Fowler Coach – Jessica Steward Junior Leader – Kristen Samp
International Section Teacher – Stephanie Yu Professional – Jiyeun Seo Junior Leader – Yoshie Koyama
Midwest Section Teacher – Louise Ball Professional – Sally Collins Coach – Therese Hession Junior Leader – Martha Mallott
Northeast Section Teacher – Joy Bonhurst Professional – Lynne Hunter Coach – Patricia Frohna-Post Junior Leader – Tarah Miller
Southeast Section Teacher – Carol Preisinger Professional – Jane Broderick Coach – Kelley Hester Junior Leader – Dona Lerner
Western Section Teacher – Alison Curdt Professional – Kim Coleman Coach – Christie Quinn Junior Leader – Jennifer Alexander