2017 Junior Membership Now Available
New for 2017!
Parents may register additional siblings, 21 years of age or younger, as junior members online. As long as one sibling is signed up for the Junior Membership at either the $65 or $55 level, any remaining brothers or sisters may sign up for the discounted Sibling Membership.
Click Here for 2017 Printable Junior Membership Application
2016 Players of the Year
Girls Player of the Year: Taylor McCorkle
View all her tournaments results
The WPGA Junior Foundation is pleased to announce Taylor McCorkle as the Junior Girls Player of the Year for 2016. Taylor won the Wisconsin PGA Junior Championship with rounds of 75 & 68. She had two other wins on the Players Tour. Taylor only played in seven junior events this summer as she played in bigger events like the Western Junior, Women’s State Open and National PGA Championship she still collected 1,374 points.
Taylor is 17 years old and from Oregon. She will be attending North Dakota State in the fall of 2017 to play golf for the Bison.
Boys Player of the Year: Hunter Eichhorn
View all his tournament results
The WPGA Junior Foundation is pleased to announce Hunter Eichhorn as the Junior Boys Player of the Year for 2016. Hunter started his great summer by winning the first Players Tour event at Blackwolf Run with rounds of 71 & 65. He had four wins on the Junior Tour and two wins on the Players Tour. Hunter finished runner-up at the WSGA State Junior and fourth at the Lake Arrowhead Invitational.
Hunter is 17 years old and from Carney, Michigan in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The Wisconsin Section covers half of the Upper Peninsula in its section. Hunter will be attending Marquette University in the fall of 2017 to play golf for the Golden Eagles.
Girls Future Tour Player of the Year : Madison Haugen
The WPGA Junior Foundation is pleased to announce Madison Haugen as the Future Tour Girls Player of Year for 2016. Madison played in 10 Future Tour events and had three runner-up finishes. She also made a hole-in-one in our first Par 3 event this past summer.
Madison is 11 years old and from Brookfield. She totaled 337 points to hold off Skye Skenandore who finished with 318 points. View her tournament results
Boys Future Tour Player of the Year : Jamozzy Skenandore
The WPGA Junior Foundation is pleased to announce Jamozzy Skenandore as the Future Tour Boys Player of the Year for 2016. He also won this award in 2015. He won 5 times on this tour and also competed in a few Junior Tour events. He is 14 years old and lives in De Pere.
Jamozzy totaled 427 points. Last year he had 426 points. Maxwell Reis was runner-up with 204 points. View his tournament results
Click Here for entire 2016 Player of Year Points Standings
2016 Junior Newsletter Recap
Check out the Junior Tour Newsletter and 2016 Season Recap
Timeline for 2017
- Anyone who played in an event or was junior member in 2016 will receive a junior membership application in the mail over the next few weeks.
- If you are new and would like a junior calendar mailed to you, please email Andy at email@example.com to be put on mailing list. Email name and address.
- Online registration for Junior Membership will be start Friday, January 20.
- 2017 Scholarship Application will be online starting January 30.
- Parents & Juniors will be mailed the Junior Calendar Packet in late March.
- Tournament registration will look to go live in April.
2017 WPGA Internship
The 2016 WPGA Interns
(Zach Bishmann, Tim Buske, Becky Dobrzynski)
The WPGA Junior Foundation hires interns each summer to help assist various activities in the foundation.
The application process is now open and will close on February 1. We will be hiring three interns for the summer of 2017. View the Internship Job Bulletin Here. All resumes can be sent to Andy Landenberger at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kaeden Nomm Punches His Ticket to Augusta
#Wiscjrgolfer Kaeden Nomm, from Minocqua, WI takes home the gold....
On September 10th, 80 junior golfers took the stage at Hazeltine National with their eyes on the prize--qualifying for the Drive, Chip and Putt Finals next Spring during the Masters at Augusta National.
Nomm conquered the home of the upcoming 2016 Ryder Cup by winning the 12-13 yr. old Age Division. At the end of the competition, he was in a tie with Charlie Leonhart from Minnesota with an impressive 122 points. The tiebreaker is based on your overall putting score, and Nomm's 55 points bettered Leonhart's 35. We're excited to watch Kaeden next Spring!!