Eric Egloff (-1) Comes From Behind to Win 2016 Connecticut Senior Open
Bob Kearney (+5) wins low amateur division
GROTON, Conn. (July 19, 2016) – Eric Egloff fought through a whirlwind of competition on Tuesday afternoon to win the 2016 Connecticut Senior Open at a very testy Shennecossett Golf Course. The Sandy Spring, Md. resident put together rounds of 69-72-141 to win the 34th Connecticut Senior Open.
Matthew Stafford and Gabrielle Herzig Win Don Miklus Memorial Junior Open
Stafford wins by six shots and shoots 2-under par on day two, Herzig holds onto lead throughout both days
TRUMBULL, Conn. (July 20, 2016) – The second round of the 36-hole Don Miklus Memorial Junior Open was held on Tuesday at Tashua Knolls Golf Course in Trumbull, Conn.Matthew Stafford and Gabrielle Herzig took home overall first prizes.
Dave Dell takes Connecticut Senior Open First Round Lead
Dell cards lone 4-under par on the day
By: Sam Dostaler
Groton, Conn. (July 19, 2016) – Dave Dell was part of the second group to tee off in the first round of the 2016 Connecticut Senior Open and he posted a number that was unreachable by the rest of the field. Teeing off at 7:09 a.m. on a hot, humid day Dell carded a 4-under-par 67 and he will carry a one-stroke lead into Tuesday’s final round at Shennecossett Golf Course.
Willow Brook Golf Course Hosts Drive, Chip, and Putt Local Qualifier
SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (July 11, 2016) - Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifying continued on Monday in the Connecticut Section PGA at Willow Brook Golf Course. Participants hit three attempts in each of the three skills: drive, chip & putt. Points were then recorded and totaled to determine the top three finishers in each age/gender divisions. These top three finishers will move on to the sub-regional qualifier, which will be held at The First Tee of Connecticut on Sunday, August 14, 2016.
Ten Professionals Honored at 2016 Special Awards Banquet
Ron Dellostritto honored as 59th Connecticut Section PGA Golf Professional of the Year
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (July 11, 2016) - Ten golf professionals throughout the Connecticut Section were honored on Saturday evening at the 2016 Special Awards Banquet held at Wethersfield Country Club. Each year, the Connecticut Section PGA presents ten awards to recognize outstanding performance and superior achievements by members of the section. The Special Awards Committee reviewed all nominations and present their recommendation to the Board of Directors for approval.
Noah Peterson Defends Cas Coscina Championship, Sarah Houle Captures Girls Title
Peterson cards rounds of 72-70-142 (E), Houle finishes 78-81-159 (+17)
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (July 7, 2016) – Noah Peterson of East Longmeadow, Mass. and Sarah Houle of Sandy Hook, Conon. outlasted hot and humid conditions as well as a two hour rain delay to win the 2016 Cas Coscina Memorial Junior Invitational, a premier 36-hole event named in honor of Cas Coscina, father of Connecticut Section PGA Hall of Fame member Dennis Coscina.View More