Mission Statement:
The Southern Chapter of the South Florida Section is an association of golf professionals whose mission is to promote interest, participation, and enjoyment in the game of golf; establish and maintain professional standards of practice; and enhance the well-being of golf professionals.  Approximately 250 members and apprentices are employed at over 100 facilities in the Southern Chapter region, which geographically covers Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties.  A primary role of the organization is to promote participation and interest in golf on a professional and amateur level.  In accordance with our mission, the Southern Chapter conducts free junior clinics, provides volunteer professionals at community events, playing opportunities to amateurs through Pro-Am tournaments, and provides education seminars to its golf professionals.  This is accomplished through the efforts put forth by all of the club professionals, teaching professionals,and touring professionals that comprise the Southern Chapter PGA.

Southern Chapter Additional Information:


  • Upcoming Education Seminar  featuring Brad Faxon and Jim McLean, PGA – Click Here for more details.

2016 Tournament Schedule

Date Event Site Registration  Info
April 4th Pro-Am Ft. Lauderdale CC Click Here 1:00 PM
April 18th Pro Only Pembroke Lakes CC Click Here 8:30 AM
May 23rd Pro Only – Stroke Play Event Plantation Preserve Click Here  9:00 AM
June 3rd Pro Only – Stableford Inverarry Golf Club
East Course
Click Here   8:30 AM
June 27th Pro-Pro Deer Creek Golf Club Click Here   8:00 AM
Tee Times
July 8th Pro Only Stroke Play Event Hollybrook Golf & Tennis Club  Click Here  9:00 AM
July 18th Pro-Junior Oriole CC Click Here  8:30 AM
August 8th Pro-Scratch Parkland CC Click Here  8:30 AM
August 12th Pro-AM
Children’s Miracle Network
Jacaranda CC  Click Here 1:00 PM
12th – 13th
Chapter Championship Coral Springs  Click Here 9:00 AM
Tee Times
September 26th Pro-Pro (Blind Draw) Deering Bay  Click Here 9:00 AM
October 13th Junior Senior Crandon Park Click Here 8:30 AM
October 31st Match Play Championship International Links Invitation Only TBA


Click Here for a Printable Schedule

2016 Purse & Points Break Down

Tournament Information:

Player of the Year Points:




Steve Sponder with Global Golf Sales is a Proud Sponsor of the 2016 Southern Chapter Tournaments
E-Z-GO is a Proud Sponsor of the 2016 Southern Chapter Pro-Pro Championship at Deering Bay Yacht & Country Club


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The Southern Chapter welcomes Under Armour and Srixon, as new partners of the chapter.  Please note the following contact information.
Under Armour and Srixon ~ Pete Byman ~ ~C: 561-239-7189 ~ O: 561-487-7022

  • The Southern Chapter needs your support.  If you know of any individual or business that would like to sponsor our chapter, we will give you 10% of their contribution.  Sponsor money goes a long way to creating new programs and sustaining programs already in place.

Junior Golf:

Junior Clinic Schedule

  • Volunteers are needed for this season’s Junior Clinics.  Two (2) MSR service points and $100 will be awarded for each clinic.  How else could you earn points and get paid?  Contact information to volunteer is located on the schedule.

Southern Chapter Award Winners

2016 Southern Chapter Award Winners:

Sales Person of the Year –  Pete Byman

Growth of the Game – AJ Broderick, PGA

Youth Player Development – Dan McCarthy, PGA

Assistant Professional of the Year Award– Will Paull, PGA

Horton Smith Award – Mark VanDyck, PGA

Bill Strausbaugh Award– Steve Jablonowski, PGA

Merchandiser of the Year– Scott Kirkwood, PGA

Teacher of the Year – Gayle Leslie, PGA

Golf Professional of the Year – Scott Fox, PGA

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