published November 2018 in Pacific Northwest Golfer magazine.
Coston qualifies for Professional National Championship, Senior PGA Championship and Wins Pacific Northwest Senior Player of the Year.
Jeff Coston has been busy! Busy teaching and playing this “Game of a Lifetime!”
Jeff qualified for the PGA Professional National Championship next April in South Carolina. It’s the “young guys” event. Jeff will be the only grandpa in the field.
PGA Professional Jeff Coston of Semiahmoo G&CC and amateur Kyle Cornett of Inglewood GC won the Pacific Golf & Turf PNW Pro-Am Championship. They posted rounds of 61-65-126, a fantastic -17-under par in the four-ball team competition at Tumble Creek Club and Rope Rider courses at Suncadia Resort.
“Kyle is a tremendous partner, no question! We have worked on his game for over a year. He has made amazing strides and is ready for the next chapter on any level!” Coston stated. “I’m not finished yet myself.”
Semiahmoo’s Jeff Coston successfully defended his Oregon Senior Open Title by shooting 68-67-66, edging former Seattle Mariners pitcher (and friend) Erik Hansen. It is Coston’s 6th Oregon Senior Open win!
On August 1, Jeff also celebrated 24 years serving as Director of Instruction at Jeff Coston Golf Academy at Semiahmoo!
“I love Semiahmoo! The members, staff and relationships!” Coston stated.
Jeff Coston won the Pacific Northwest Section Senior Players Championship, held at Wine Valley April 17-18th. The “Senior Players” is the first Section Major of the year.
“The wind blew hard and it was cold the first round. The course played difficult.” Coston said.
It was Coston’s 22nd Senior Major win in the Pacific Northwest Section. Jeff has 20 regular Section wins under his belt. He is the all-time leader in both categories.
Jeff Coston was named 2017 WWCPGA Teacher of the Year. Jeff teaches beginners to Tour Professionals and enjoys enhancing golfers at every level. Jeff does everything from golf schools, playing lessons, Video swing analysis, fitness,club fitting, short game, putter fitting, putting, wedge mastery and the mental side of golf.
“I am very grateful for this award. I love golf, teaching golf and helping people play the golf of their dreams!”
The Jeff Coston Golf Academy has been at Semiahmoo Golf Club and Resort for over 23 years.
Jeff Coston and Derek Barron teamed up to win the Olympic Peninsula Pro-Pro at 7 Cedars at Dungeness in Sequim. They shot 63-61 to win by 2 shots.
Coston made a hole in 1 on 17 and Barron birdied 18 to ice the victory!
“Derek and I had a great time playing together! I’ve known Derek since he was 19. We both played well and laughed along the way.”
– Jeff Coston
I’m playing this week in the Senior PGA Professional Championship at Desert Mountain Club in Scottsdale, Arizona. I can’t believe I won this event back in 2006! I hope that doesn’t make me old.