2011 PNGA Players of the Year


PNGA Player of the Year Recipients for 2011

The Pacific Northwest Golf Association (PNGA) has announced the 2011 Player of the Year recipients. The winners include Chris Williams of Moscow, Idaho in the Men’s category; Erynne Lee of Silverdale, Wash. received the Women’s award; Tom Brandes of Bellevue, Wash. received the Senior Men’s award; Terri Frohnmayer of Salem, Ore. received the Senior Women’s award; Kevin Kwon of Pitt Meadows, BC received the Junior Boys’ award; and Jisoo Keel of Coquitlam, BC received the Junior Girls’ award.


PNGA Men’s Player of the Year
Chris Williams-Moscow, ID

  • U.S. Walker Cup Team Member – 2-1-0
  • U.S. Palmer Cup Team Member – 2-0-1
  • Pacific Coast Amateur Championship – Champion
  • Sahalee Players Championship – Champion
  • Western Amateur – Qualifying Medalist and Round of 16
  • U.S. Open Qualifier – Qualified for Championship
  • U.S. Amateur – Round of 32
  • U.S. Amateur Public Links – Round of 32
  • Pacific Northwest Men’s Amateur Championship – Round of 32


PNGA Women’s Player of the Year
Erynne Lee-Silverdale, WA

  • U.S. Women’s Amateur – Quarterfinalist
  • U.S. Women’s Open Qualifier – Qualified for Championship
  • Washington State Women’s Amateur Championship – Champion


PNGA Senior Men’s Player of the Year
Tom Brandes-Bellevue, WA

  • Washington Senior Open – Champion
  • Washington State Senior Men’s Amateur Championship – Champion
  • U.S. Senior Amateur Qualifier – Qualifying Medalist
  • U.S. Senior Amateur – Round of 64
  • Washington State Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship – T4th


PNGA Senior Women’s Player of the Year
Terri Frohnmayer-Salem, OR

  • U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur – Champion
  • Pacific Northwest Senior Women’s Amateur Championship – Runner-up


PNGA Junior Boys’ Player of the Year
Kevin Kwon-Pitt Meadows, BC

  • Canadian Junior Boys Championship – Champion
  • Canadian Juvenile Boys Championship – Champion
  • BC Junior Boys’ Championship – Runner-Up
  • CN Future Links Pacific Championship – T2nd
  • Western Canada Summer Games Individual Men’s – 4th


PNGA Junior Girls’ Player of the Year
Jisoo Keel-Coquitlam, BC

  • CN Future Links Pacific Championship – Champion
  • Canadian Junior Girls Championship, Juvenile Division – Champion
  • BC Junior Girls’ Championship – Runner-Up
  • Canadian Junior Girls Championship – Runner-Up
  • Western Canada Summer Games – Silver Medal
  • CN Canadian Women’s Tour BC (top amateur) – 3rd
  • CN Canadian Women’s Tour Quebec – 7th
  • CN Canadian Women’s Tour Ontario – T24th
  • CN Canadian Women’s Open (top amateur) – T66th
  • U.S. Junior Girls’ Amateur – Round of 16