Adam Rainaud Claims Second Connecticut PGA Championship
By: Sam Dostaler, Connecticut Section Publicist
HARTFORD, Conn. (August 24, 2016) – Just minutes after claiming his second Connecticut PGA Championship Adam Rainaud called his win "redemption".
One year ago Rainaud of Black Hall Club stood on the 17th hole of his final round at Wethersfield Country Club with a two-stroke lead and looking for his second consecutive Connecticut PGA Championship. However, Rainaud found trouble off the tee and he ended up triple-bogeying the hole as Kevin Giancola claimed his fifth tournament title.
Noah Peterson, Katelyn Jylkka win the Bill Sandri Memorial Junior Invitational
Playoff determines girls division winner
BERNARDSTON, Mass. (August 25, 2016) – Noah Peterson and Katelyn Jylkka both continued their phenomenal play this summer at the two-day Bill Sandri Memorial Junior Invitational that was held at Crumpin-Fox Golf Club on Tuesday and Wednesday. Noah Peterson of Longmeadow, Mass. earned his third straight win of the summer, and Katelyn Jylkka of Portland, Conn. won her fifth straight tournament on the 2016 Connecticut PGA Junior TOUR.