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Arkansas Chapter

2021 Chapter Championship

Pine Bluff Country Club, October 18 – 19, 2021

Regular Division

1st – Brad Simmons
2nd – Dailey Young
3rd – Brice Howard
4th – Reggie Grant
5th – Cary Maddox
6th – Philip Holley
7th – Bruce Baxley, Will Jackson
9th – Justin Wylie
10th – Chris Peebles

Senior Division

1st – Mark Ramer
2nd – Art Romero
3rd – Matt Brown
4th – Barry Howard
5th – Todd Dunnaway
6th – Mike Socha
7th – Dawn Darter
WD – Joe Ralston

Super Senior

1st – Steve Ralston
2nd – Jerry Garrison
3rd – Ronnie Barrentine
4th – Bill Agler
5th – Jeff Hamm


Arkansas Match Play Finals

Open Division

Champion – Justin Sellin
Runner Up – Brice Howard

Senior Division

Champion – Mark Ramer
Runner Up – Jason Branch



I will be reaching out for dates for the 2022 Schedule. If you did not have a tournament in 2021 and would like to be on the schedule call or text me at 702-245-9676.

Dawn Darter

Arkansas Chapter Officers


Todd Dunnaway
Paradise Valley

Vice President

Joseph Marshall, PGA
The Alotian Club


Dawn Darter, PGA
The Greens at North Hills

Past President

Bruce Baxley
Searcy CC

Tournament Chairmen

Jerry Garrison, PGA

Bob Ralston


Bob Ralston

Chester Butts


Chester Butts

Jim Davis


Arkansas PGA Junior Tour

The Arkansas PGA Junior Tour is a developmental tour that provides affordable tournament play to enhance player's skill level. There are 4 Regions. Top players from each Region will advance to a state tournament.

Arkansas Chapter Award Winners

Golf Professional of the Year Todd Dunnaway, Big Creek Golf & CC Teacher of the Year Bruce Baxley, Searcy CC Player Development Dawn Darter, The Greens at North Hills Youth Player Development Dawn Darter, The Greens at North Hills Professional Development Neil Day, Pine Bluff CC Bill Strausbaugh Award Bill Agler, Fayetteville CC Patriot Award Sam Meredith, Life Member Deacon Palmer Award Bob Ralston (1949-2020) Assistant Golf Professional Seth Garner, CC of Little Rock Private Merchandiser Darrell Shelton, CC of Little Rock & Neil Day, Pine Bluff CC Public Merchandiser Todd Dunnaway, Big Creek Golf & CC

Who Are We

The Arkansas PGA Chapter, South Central Section, PGA of America is made up of golf professionals from Arkansas and is a part of the South Central PGA Section that encompasses Arkansas, Oklahoma and southern Kansas.

Our Mission

The mission of the Arkansas PGA is to promote the enjoyment and involvement in the game of golf in Arkansas and contribute to its growth by teaching, playing and running successful golf development programs.