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2017 PNGA Players of the Year



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Men’s Player of the Year

Cole Madey, West Linn, Ore.

Cole Madey
  • Oregon Amateur – Champion
  • U.S. Amateur Championship – Round of 32
  • PNGA Men’s Amateur – Round of 64
  • Pacific Coast Amateur – T14
  • Sahalee Players Championship – T9
  • California State Fair Amateur – T9

Women’s Player of the Year

Gigi Stoll, Tigard, Ore.

Gig Stoll
  • Oregon Women’s Amateur – Champion
  • U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship – Round of 16
  • U.S. Women’s Amateur Qualifier – Medalist
  • PNGA Women’s Amateur – Quarterfinalist

Men’s Mid-Amateur Player of the Year

Reid Hatley, Hayden Lake, Idaho

Reid Hatley
  • WSGA Men’s Mid-Amateur – T4
  • PNGA Men’s Mid-Amateur – 2nd
  • Oregon Open Invitational – T3
  • PNGA Men’s Amateur – Round of 16
  • Washington Open Invitational – 10th
  • U.S. Amateur Qualifier – Medalist
  • WSGA Men’s Amateur – T13
  • Royal Oaks Invitational – 5th
  • WSGA Men’s Champion of Champions – T9

Women’s Mid-Amateur Player of the Year

Amanda Jacobs, Portland, Ore.

Amanda Jacobs
  • Oregon Women’s Amateur – Runner-up
  • PNGA Women’s Mid-Amateur – Semifinalist
  • Oregon Women’s Mid-Amateur – 3rd
  • Oregon Women’s Tournament of Champions – T3

Senior Men’s Player of the Year

Tom Brandes, Bellevue, Wash.

Tom Brandes
  • Washington Senior Open – Champion
  • PNGA Senior Men’s Amateur – Champion
  • WSGA Senior Men’s Champion of Champions – Champion
  • PNGA Men’s Mid-Amateur – 10th
  • WSGA Senior Men’s Amateur – T4
  • PNGA Master-40 Amateur – Quarterfinalist

Senior Women’s Player of the Year

Lara Tennant, Portland, Ore.

Lara Tennant
  • U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur – Medalist & Round of 64
  • Oregon Senior Women’s Amateur – Champion
  • Oregon Women’s Mid-Amateur – Champion
  • Oregon Women’s Senior Stroke Play – T3
  • OGA Women’s Tournament of Champions – 5th

Junior Boys’ Player of the Year

Joe Highsmith, Lakewood, Wash.

Joe Highsmith
  • WSGA Men’s Amateur – Champion
  • WJGA Players Open – Champion
  • AJGA Junior Players Championship – 4th
  • AJGA POLO Golf Classic – 2nd
  • AJGA PING Invitational – 5th
  • U.S. Junior Amateur Championship – Round of 32
  • PNW Junior PGA Championship – T2
  • WJGA Western Open – 3rd
  • WIAA 4A High School State Championship – Champion
  • Junior Presidents Cup – Team Member
  • AJGA Wyndham Cup – Team Member

Junior Girls’ Player of the Year

Susan Xiao, Surrey, B.C.

Susan Xiao
  • Canadian Junior Girls’ Amateur – Champion
  • Canadian Women’s Amateur – 6th
  • Golf Canada-Future Links, Pacific – T3
  • IMG Academy Junior World – T9
  • AJGA ACDS Ryan Moore – 3rd
  • AJGA UA Canadian Championship – Champion
  • AJGA Swinging Skirts Invitational – T9
  • AJGA Se Ri Pak – 5th
  • AJGA Junior at Centennial – T12
  • MJT Vancouver Season Opener – Champion
  • CJGA Humber College Western Junior – 3rd