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Robin Byrd Dominates, Winning the Connecticut Senior Open by Eight

Back to Back 65s By Bruce Berlet GROTON, Conn. (July 16, 2019) – One of golf’s all-time “traveling man” has a simple motto about his favorite game.   “Wherever there’s a course, I’ll play,” Robin Byrd said. “I’ve been playing

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PGA HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

Bruce Berlet   It’s only fitting and appropriate that Lindsey Hansen and Chuck Lasher will enter the Connecticut Section PGA Professional Hall of Fame together.   After all, Hansen and Lasher both live in Southington and spent 23 years

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Robin Byrd ties Shennecossett Course Record and leads the 2019 Connecticut Senior Open

Byrd shoots 65; Ken Green is two shots back at 67 GROTON, Conn. (July 15, 2019) – The 37th Connecticut Senior Open at Shennecossett Golf Course got underway today under perfect scoring conditions. Then the wind came up. Only three players;

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Alexander Gu and Emily Cohen Capture Junior Connecticut PGA Championship Titles at Yale Golf Course

By Bruce Berlet   NEW HAVEN, Conn. (June 27, 2019) – For the first six holes at Yale Golf Course on Wednesday, Tyler Woodward didn’t have much of an idea what was going to happen. Woodward was all over the legendary course, hitting his drive

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McDaniel, McCormick, Miller, and Renner Earn Final 4 Spots into the Travelers Championship

ELLINGTON, Conn. (June 17, 2019) – Ryan McCormick of Middletown, N.J., was medalist today at Ellington Ridge Country Club at the Travelers Championship Open Qualifier, firing a bogey-free 6-under par 66. In doing so, McCormick earns one of the

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Ellington Ridge Country Club Hosting Travelers Championship Open Qualifier on Monday

By Bruce Berlet ELLINGTON, Conn. (June 13, 2019) – After his freshman year at St. John’s University, Ryan McCormick had a lingering bad attitude from the Redmen withdrawing from a rain-delayed tournament that he was leading because they had to

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Caligiore Wins Hartford Women’s Open

By Bruce Berlet HARTFORD, Conn. (June 9, 2019) – Aimee Caligiore couldn’t have had much more of a deflating start to her final round in the fourth annual Hartford Women’s Open at wind-swept Keney Park Golf Course on Sunday. Caligiore began the

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Golf is back in Hartford. And, in a big way

HARTFORD, Conn. (June 7, 2019) – Golf is back in Hartford. And, in a big way. It wasn’t that long ago. In fact, it was late in 2013 when the City of Hartford’s Health Department locked the doors on Keney Park’s WPA era clubhouse, effectively

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Christopher Tallman wins the 2019 Connecticut Spring PGA Stroke Play Championship

  Hampden, Mass. (May 21, 2019) – Today Christopher Tallman won the 2019 Spring PGA Stroke Play Championship at GREATHORSE and earned an exemption to play in the 2019 PGA TOUR Travelers Championship. Tallman and Kyle Bilodeau each finished

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24th Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Section PGA Golf Foundation

Connecticut Section PGA Golf Foundation Annual Meeting Hartford, Conn. (May 23, 2019) – U.S. Service Veterans participating at Goodwin Park Golf Course in the 4th session of their PGA HOPE program (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) and Foundation

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