Chad Proehl, a golf pro at the in Waukee, will play in the 2012 Iowa PGA Professional Championship beginning Monday.
The tournament will be held at Ames Golf & Country Club next week and is a 54-hole game with 36 holes played on Monday and another 18 played Tuesday.
The top five finishers will advance to the 46th PGA Professional National Championship held in June 2013. The champion also qualifies for the 2013 PGA Tour John Deere Classic.
Proehl, 44, has already qualified for the 46th PGA Professional National Championship. He finished in which automatically qualifies him for the 2013 event.
Proehl is a past champion of the Iowa PGA Professional Tournament. He won the title in 2010.
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