Former Golf Ontario executive director and Ontario Golf Hall of Fame member Dave Mills has died at the age of 74. Mills was involved with what was the Ontario Golf Association/Golf Association of Ontario since 1986. He served on the board of directors from 1989-1997, before being appointed executive director in 1997. Mills led several […]
Hendrick van der Geld has been named general manager/COO at Whitevale Golf Club in Whitevale, Ont., effective July 1. Most recently, van der Geld served as director of operations at Wyndance Golf Club after a three year term as general manager of Dundas Valley Golf and Curling Club near Hamilton. He has also worked at […]
Kennesaw State in Kennesaw, Ga., has announced Erin Thorne of Bracebridge, Ont., as its new women’s golf head coach. The release is here.
“Moe the Pro” Hays died last week at the age of 74 after spending over 40 years at the Prince Rupert Golf Club in British Columbia. The PGA of British Columbia has more here.
⛳️ MAC Coach of the Year ⛳️ Kent State’s @Jonmillspga has been named the 2021 Kermit Blosser MAC Coach of the Year! @KentStGolf | #MACtion pic.twitter.com/nVdvXwkjJJ — #MACtion (@MACSports) May 7, 2021 Former PGA Tour player Jon Mills has been named the Mid-American Conference Coach of the Year. Mills became head coach in 2019, replacing […]
Game Your Game Inc.,“Game Your Game” or “Game Golf,” a performance analytics firm using data to help improve golfers’ games, has announced the relaunch of its operations with Mike Francis,as president following the acquisition by indoor intelligence company Inpixon of a controlling interest of Game Golf’s outstanding capital stock. Francis, a veteran of 34 years […]
Michael Moniz, head professional at Maple Downs Golf Club in Vaughan, Ont., has been named the new president of the PGA of Ontario. Moniz will continue as tournament captain, a role he’s held for four years. This will be his fifth year serving on the board of directors. “I have thoroughly enjoyed being on the board […]
Karl Boucher has been named territory manager for Cleveland/Srixon/XXIO/Asics, Nike Golf and the Greg Norman Collection in Manitoba and Saskatchewan. “I am very excited to be the newest member of the Mint Green Group team. My family and I have been in the golf business our entire lives, which has given me the knowledge and […]
Sean Richardson, a three time winner of PGA of British Columbia awards who coached PGA Tour player Nick Taylor, among others, died Sunday at the age of 52 after a battle with cancer. The PGA of B.C. has more here.
Ken Doig, former amateur golf standout and co-founder of the Seaforth Golf Club in Seaforth, Ont., died Monday, just a few weeks before his 93rd birthday. His obituary is here.