Sheary and Van Ness Take Titles at the 4th Annual Cas Coscina Memorial Junior Open
Champions Crowned at Stanley Golf Course
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (July 24, 2014) – A record field size of 130 boys and girls participated today in the 4th annual Cas Coscina Memorial Junior Open at Stanley Golf Course. Champions Mikayla Sheary (79-86-165) and Gabe Van Ness (70-74-144) were presented with their trophies in the girl’s and boy’s divisions respectively by Connecticut Section PGA Professional Hall of Fame member Dennis Coscina. Angela Garvin (82-84-166) and Brian LeBlanc (70-75-145) were runners up. The Cas Coscina was the second of four 36-hole ranked tournaments on the Connecticut PGA Junior Golf TOUR.
Shuttle Meadow Country Club To Host National Car Rental PGA Pro-Officer in Kensington, Conn.
July Tournament Will Showcase Talents of Area Amateur Golfers and Local PGA Professionals
SOUTH GLASTONBURY, CONN. – July 16, 2014 – Area amateur and PGA professional golfers are invited to tee off for the National Car Rental PGA Pro-Officer. Shuttle Meadow Country Club will host the Pro-Officer on July 22, 2014, at their 18-hole private golf course located in Kensington, Conn.
Fox Hopyard Golf Club Hosts Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier
EAST HADDAM, Conn. (July 17, 2014) – Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifying concluded yesterday in the Connecticut Section PGA at Fox Hopyard Golf Club. 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 overall finishers in each division will move on to the sub-regional qualifier, which will be at The First Tee of Connecticut on July 30, 2014.
Kane and Garvin Win at Lyman Orchards Junior Open
MIDDLEFIELD, Conn. (July 15, 2014) – The Lyman Orchards Junior Open took place today at Lyman Orchards Golf Club. In the boy’s 16-18 division, Jack Kane (2016) of Berlin, Conn., and Evan Sliker (2015) of Durham, Conn., both scored an even-par, 72. Kane took honors in a playoff against Sliker. Angela Garvin (2019) of Feeding Hills, Mass., took first place in the girl’s overall division with a nine-over-par 81. In the boy’s 9-hole division, Ethan Kalk (2021) of South Glastonbury, Conn., recorded a four-over-par, 33, to claim top honors. In the girl’s 9-hole division, Sydney Hidalgo (2023) of Cheshire, Conn., earned first place by scoring a ten-over-par, 39.
Elliot, Bronson, and Mercier Share Lead 32nd Connecticut Senior Open
Courville, McConachie, and Salito Close Behind
GROTON, Conn. (July 14, 2014) – The first round of the Connecticut Senior Open was held today at the historic Shennecossett Golf Course in Groton, Conn. John Elliot of East Lyme, Conn., Rick Bronson of Mexico, NY, and amateur Michael Mercier of Rochester, NY, lead the field after scoring an impressive four-under-par, 67. This is the first Senior Open for both Bronson and Elliot. “Shennecossett is a fun golf course,” Bronson said. Carding four birdies, Bronson played a consistent round. “I hit the ball well, and made enough putts.” To prepare for tomorrow’s final round, he will be focusing on his putting.
Andersen and Brinker Capture Pat Jackman Memorial Titles
WATERBURY, Conn. (July 14, 2014) – The Pat Jackman Memorial Junior Golf TOUR event took place today at the Country Club of Waterbury. Logan Andersen (2015) of Canton, Conn., took first place honors in the boy’s 16-18 division by recording a three-over-par, 72. In the girl’s overall division, Phoebe Brinker (2020) of Farmington, Conn., took top honors by scoring a eight-over-par, 79. In the boy’s nine-hole division, Jackson Roman (2021) of Kensington, Conn., scored a seven-over-par, 43. Mia Hidalgo (2022) of Cheshire, Conn., won the girl’s nine-hole division with a 52.
32nd Connecticut Senior Open to be Held at Shennecossett Golf Course
Foster Looks to Defend Title
SOUTH GLASTONBURY, Conn. (July 11, 2014) – For the seventeenth consecutive year, the historic Shennecossett Golf Course in Groton, Conn., will host the Connecticut Senior Open on Monday, July 14, and Tuesday, July 15.
Kane and Garvin Victorious at Fairview Farm Junior Classic
HARWINTON, Conn. (July 11, 2014) - The Fairview Farm Junior Classic was held yesterday at Fairview Farm Golf Course. Jake Kane (2016) of Berlin, Conn., took first place in the boys 16-18 division after carding three birdies for a one-under-par, 71. Coming off the recent Connecticut PGA Junior Championship victory, Angela Garvin (2019) of Feeding Hills, Mass., once again took first place honors by scoring a four-over-par, 76. In the boys 13-15 division, Reid Robbins (2017) of Greenwich, Conn., played a consistent round of one-under-par, 71.
Goodwin Park Golf Course Hosts Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier
HARTFORD, Conn. (July 9, 2014) – Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifying continued today in the Connecticut Section PGA at Goodwin Park 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 overall finishers in each division will move on to the sub-regional qualifier, which will be at The First Tee of Connecticut on July 30, 2014.
Hoben, Depault, and Kalk Earn Top Honors at Little Linksters Event
EAST GRANBY, Conn. (July 8, 2014) – The second Little Linksters (12 & Under) event took place today at Copper Hill Golf Club. Maurice Hoben of Granby, Conn., played consistent to capture the first place award in the 5-7 age division. In the 8-9 age division, William Depault of Stafford Springs, Conn., earned first place with a six-over-par, 42. Ethan Kalk of South Glastonbury, Conn., fired an three-over-par, 39, to earn top honors in the 10-12 age division.