VERNON, NY - JUNE 29: Brian Thornton hits his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the 49th PGA Professional Championship at the Atunyote Golf Club on June 29, 2016 in Vernon, New York. (Photo by Traci Edwards/The PGA of America)

VERNON, NY – JUNE 29: Brian Thornton hits his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the 49th PGA Professional Championship at the Atunyote Golf Club on June 29, 2016 in Vernon, New York. (Photo by Traci Edwards/The PGA of America)

The 49th PGA Professional Championship was contested June 26-29, 2016 at Turning Stone Resort’s Atunyote and Shenendoah Courses. The low 20 scores will earn a place in the 98th PGA Championship, July 28-31, 2016, at Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course, Springfield, New Jersey.

Representing the Pacific Northwest Section PGA were:

  • Brian Thornton of Meridian Valley CC – 73-71-69-74–287 (MADE 36 hole cut, finished T21)
  • Clint Ables of Tri-City CC – 80-79-159
  • Jason Aichele of Meadow Springs CC – 73-77-150
  • Tim Feenstra of Broadmoor GC – 74-74-148
  • Ryan Malby of Iron Horse GC – 76-72-148
  • Brian Nosler of Golf in the Pearl – 74-80-154
  • Jason Pitt of Chewelah G&CC – 74-74-148
  • Tony Robydek of Pro Golf Discount – Tacoma – 77-72-148

Full coverage: http://www.pga.com/professionalchampionship/