Shane Prante named PNW PGA Assistant Player of the Year
Congratulations to our Assistant Professional and Lead Golf Instructor Shane Prante on being named the 2018 Assistant Player of the Year from the Pacific Northwest Section PGA. He was also named the 2018 Western Washington Chapter PGA Player of the Year.
Shane capped a fantastic 2018 with T-18 finish at the National Car Rental PGA Assistant National Championship held November 15-18 at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
- Northwest Open Invitational – Champion
- PNW National Car Rental PGA Assistant Championship – T2
- Western Washington Chapter Assistant Championship – T3
- Muckleshoot Casino Washington Open Invitational – T2
- Rosauers Open Invitational – T2
- PNW PGA Professional Championship – T10
- Oregon Open Invitational – T13
- National Car Rental PGA Assistant National Championship – T18
Shane had a stellar playing career as an amateur. Playing on the Black Hills High School golf team in Olympia, Wash., he was AAA District Champion once and AA Champion twice.
Attending Saint Martin’s University in Lacey, Wash., he was a three-time All-American while winning several high profile tournaments, including the 2006 University of Washington Winter Championship, the Western Washington University Invitational (three times – 2004, ’05, ’06), the 2006 NCAA West Regional Championship, and was the No. 1-ranked NCAA Division II player from 2004-2006. He was a semifinalist in the 2006 PNGA Men’s Amateur and qualified for the 2006 U.S. Amateur.