05 Jan Nancy Quarcelino Selected for Hall of Fame
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Dec. 10, 2012 — The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Teaching and Club Professionals (T&CP) announced today three inductees for the class of 2012 into the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame.
New inductees, which include Mary Dagraedt of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Nell Frewin-Hays of Lake Placid, Fla., and Nancy Quarcelino of Franklin, Tenn., will be honored Aug. 19, 2013 during the LPGA T&CP’s Rolex Hall of Fame reception at the Denver Marriott Conference Center in Parker, Colo.
“These individuals have given so much not only to the LPGA T&CP membership, but also to the entire golf industry,” said Nancy Henderson, senior vice president and executive director of the LPGA Teaching & Club Professionals. “We are proud to have these women as members of the LPGA and thrilled to honor them as the newest additions to the prestigious LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame.”
The LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame was established in 2000 to recognize LPGA T&CP members who, through extraordinary dedication and outstanding achievement, have positioned themselves
among the greatest women professionals in the game of golf.
“To be named to the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame is the greatest honor I have ever received in my golfing career,” commented Quarcelino. “To be included with this elite group of women, knowing what they have done and accomplished for the game of golf and the LPGA, is a moment I will forever cherish.”
Previous inductees have included several of the original LPGA founders such as: Marilynn Smith, Patty Berg, Shirley Spork, and Louise Suggs. One of the first inductees was legendary teacher Peggy Kirk Bell. These three new inductees will bring the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame membership total to 23.