Adam Rainaud Defends His Connecticut PGA Professional Championship Title Next Week at Bull's Bridge Golf Club
The Road to the 2017 PGA Championship Begins Monday, October 3 for PGA Professionals of the Connecticut Section
SOUTH KENT, Conn. (September 29, 2016) – Last year Adam Rainaud, assistant professional at Black Hall Club, became the first to win back to back Connecticut PGA Professional Championship titles. Next week, Rainaud is aiming for a three-peat, as Bull’s Bridge Golf Club plays host to the 20th Connecticut PGA Professional Championship on Monday and Tuesday, October 3 and 4.View More
Ellington Ridge Country Club’s Bilodeau and Brennan Win the PGA Pro-Am Championship presented by Mohegan Sun at Mohegan Sun Golf Club
Black Hall Club Dominates Lady Division
BALTIC, CONN. (September 28, 2016) – Mohegan Sun Golf Club was the host for today’s PGA Pro-Am Championship presented by Mohegan Sun, which played challenging on this windy fall day.
The team from Ellington Country Club, consisting of Kyle Bilodeau, PGA and amateur partner Drew Brennan, posted a 2-under, 70 to finish with a one stroke victory. over second place finishers Ed Slattery, PGA and Todd Schaller of Candlewood Valley Country Club, Adam D’Amario, PGA and Manny DaSilva of Indian Hill Country Club, and Donny Kirkpatrick, PGA and Sean Hilario of Wampanoag Country Club.
In the ladies gross and net division Black Hall Club’s Adam Rainaud, PGA and Laura Pirruccello dominated both contests. In the senior gross contest PGA Apprentice, Zac Stennett and Rob Bartha of Tallwood Country ClubView More
Fran Marrello Wins 26th Connecticut PGA Match Play Final
Marrello's Victory is his 9th Connecticut PGA Match Play Championship
SHELTON, Conn. (September 22, 2016) – On the third and final day of the 26th Connecticut PGA Match Play Final sponsored by OMEGA and the PGA TOUR, Fran Marrello of Canaan Country Club and Dave Dell of Springfield Country Club battled for victory, however, it was Marrello coming out on top, defeating Dell 2 and 1. The competitors began all square after the first hole, but it was Dell who won the second hole, putting him 1 up. It wasn’t until the fourth hole where Marrello birdied while Dell bogeyed to bring the match back to all square. Marrello took his first lead of the day with a par on the 192-yard par-3 fourth hole, carding a par to better Dell’s bogey. Marrello never looked back from there, and began to pick up the pace throughout the rest of the round.View More
Paul Barnsley captures the 65th Senior Connecticut PGA Championship
By: Sam Dostaler, Connecticut Section PGA Publicist
WATERBURY, Conn. (September 7, 2016) – After beginning the final round of the Senior Connecticut PGA Championship at the Country Club of Waterbury two-strokes behind, Paul Barnsley of Race Brook Country Club matched the low round of the tournament with a 2-under 67 to finish 2-under-par overall and ahead by one.