The Meyer-Brown-Miller Invitational - Enjoy a golf getaway to historic Pinehurst, North Carolina and support the Illinois PGA Foundation’s Meyer-Brown Educational Scholarship Endowment. Illinois PGA Professionals, along with three amateurs travel to the beautiful sand hills of North Carolina each fall to raise funds for the Alice Meyer-Brown and Louis M. Brown scholarships in support of student golfers who have demonstrated success throughout high school both in the classroom and on the course.
2018 Event Information
The event format is two (2) best balls of the foursome (one gross & one net) for all three (3) rounds.
Dates: October 22-24, 2018
Event Format: Teams are made up of a professional with three amateurs. The 2018 Illinois PGA Meyer-Brown-Miller Invitational is scheduled to take place October 22-24, 2018 and will include a rotation of three of the top golf courses in North Carolina: Forest Creek Golf Club - North Course, Country Club of North Carolina (Dogwood course) and Course No.2 at Pinehurst Resort.
- The same ball may NOT be used for both scores.
- Amateur team members play at 80% of their adjusted handicap.
- All amateur senior participants age 60 and over will have the option to play a forward set of tees, and their event handicap will be adjusted accordingly.
- Prizes will be awarded to a minimum of three (3) teams per day.
Full team deposits must be received by the Illinois PGA no later than June 15 for your team spot to be held. Open to the first 24 paid teams. CLICK HERE to register.
Proceeds from this event benefit the Alice Meyer Brown and Louis M. Brown Scholarship funds. Named in memory of Alice Meyer Brown, an accomplished amateur golfer and local club champion, the scholarship seeks to encourage and promote the attainment of higher education for graduating high school women who have continued to demonstrate academic excellence in the classroom, while accomplishing outstanding achievements in golf. The Louis M. Brown Scholarship Fund seeks to encourage and promote the attainment of higher educational goals for high school men who have excelled in the game of golf, achieved academic excellence in the classroom and have demonstrated leadership in the community.
For more information, contact Kathy Kreft at the Illinois PGA at (847) 729-5700 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.