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Congratulations to the 2019 SDGA Golfers of the Year!

Golfers Of The Year 2019

Male Co-Golfers of the Year - Chris Long, Garretson and Jeff Meyerink, Mitchell

Chris and Jeff both had banner years at SDGA Championships. Jeff defeated Chris in the finals of the Match Play. Chris had a victory at the Pre-Senior and three runner-up finishes at the Mid-Am, Match Play, and Pre-Senior Two-Man (Galen Vavra). Jeff won the Match Play, a runner-up finish in the Two-Man and 3rd in the Mid-Am Two-Man (Brandon Sigmund), and 14th at the Amateur. 

Female Golfer of the Year - Katie Bartlett, Pierre

Katie came just one match away from a clean sweep of the Women’s Championships, with victories at the Amateur and the Two-Woman (Julia Hall), and a runner-up finish at the Match Play.

Senior Golfer of the Year Male - Bob Felker, Madison

Bob won the SDGA Senior, marking 44 years between SDGA Championships, having been the 11 & Under Boys Champion in 1975!

Senior Golfer of the Year Female - Colette Quam, Aberdeen

Colette won the Two-Woman (Julie King), and was the runner-up at the Women’s Senior by a single shot.

Junior Male Golfer of the Year - Jack Lundin, Sioux Falls

Jack won his second consecutive SDGA Junior Championship and followed it up with a victory at the Men’s Amateur becoming the second youngest Champion of that event. 

Junior Female Golfer of the Year - Shannon McCormick, Sioux Falls

Shannon completed a rare double by winning both the SDGA Junior Championship and the Girls AA State High School Championship.