Championship winner Mike Small and the 19 other players who finished in the top 20 Wednesday have earned automatic berths in the season's final major at Whistling Straits in August.
Mike Small's record-tying performance is still sinking in. Plus, Stu Ingraham made some National Championship history of his own this week, Jason Schmuhl saved his best for last, and more.
As much as the competitors put into every swing of the club, our National Championship can't help but be thrilling, says PGA of America President Jim Remy. And this year's event in French Lick was obviously no exception.
PGA Professional Michael Breed brought 'The Golf Fix,' his high-energy instruction show, to French Lick Resort, where several Championship contestants joined him in filming a variety of segments. What did the players think of their foray into TV?
PGA of America President Jim Remy has been counting down the days to this event since his first visit to French Lick Resort in 2008. But golf, he stresses, is only part of the reason why he believes this week will be so special.
A 20-year PGA Professional, two-time and reigning PGA Professional National Champion Mike Small successfully balances his duties as the University of Illinois men's golf coach with the demands of competing as an accomplished player.
A proud Indiana town and a stellar staff at French Lick Resort are prepared to welcome the 2010 PGA Professional National Championship and "prove that we are indeed worthy and capable of hosting a big event."
The two host courses at French Lick Resort are sure to provide the field for the 2010 PPNC with a challenging contract between classic and modern design styles.