Ho’olaule’a Golf Awards
Each year the Aloha Section PGA Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization, partners with Friends of Hawaii Charities, Inc. to honor the players, volunteers and supporters of Hawaii’s lead golf associations. This celebration awards those who have displayed the best competitive skill, countless hours of selfless service, development of growth for the game, and other charitable contributions.
As the largest golf awards ceremony in the state of the Ho’olaule’a Awards will induct a new member to the Hawaii Golf Hall of Fame. This year, professional Brenda Rego, PGA will be honored as the 2017 inductee and 72nd member of the Hawaii Golf Hall of Fame.
The doors will open at 5:00 PM and all guests must have a ticket to enter the ballroom. At the bottom of each ticket you will see an assigned table number. The dinner will begin promptly at 6:30 PM followed by the awards ceremony at 8:00 PM. Attire for the event is Aloha business, no shorts. Golf Professional must wear coat and tie.
We look forward to you joining us on Saturday, February 11th at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii – Manoa Grand Ballroom located at 2454 South Beretania Street.
If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Aloha Section office at (808) 593-2230.
2016 ALOHA SECTION SPECIAL AWARD WINNERS
|GOLF PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR||TOM SURSELY, PGA
|ASSISTANT GOLF PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR||ROBERT RESPICIO, PGA
Mid-Pacific Country Club
|PRESIDENT'S PLAQUE||DAVID HAVENS, PGA
The Havens Experience
|HORTON SMITH AWARD||CLAUDE BROUSSEAU, PGA
Ko Olina Golf Academy
|BILL STRAUSBAUGH AWARD||TRAVIS JOERGER, PGA
Turtle Bay Golf
|JUNIOR GOLF LEADER||KEVIN SHIMOMURA, PGA
Ko Olina Golf Club
|TEACHER OF THE YEAR||EDDIE LEE, PGA
Wailea Golf Academy
|MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR - PRIVATE||PATRICK CLARY, PGA
|MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR - RESORT||MARCUS JUDGE, PGA
|MERCHANDISER OF THE YEAR - PUBLIC||No Award|
|SALES REPRESENTATIVE OF THE YEAR||KEITH KODANI
|DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD||MIKE KAWAHARADA|