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Play Suspended at Connecticut Section Junior PGA Championship

Will Resume at 8:00 AM Tomorrow, July 3

Due to weather, play has officially been suspended for the final round of the Connecticut Section Junior PGA Championship. Players will be coming back to The Ranch Golf Club to finish their round tomorrow, Thursday, July 3, 2014. Play will commence at 8:00 AM. Practice areas open at 7:00 AM. Check-in will be open at 7:30 AM. If any players wish to withdraw, please email Sally Sohn (SSohn@pgahq.com) by 9:00 PM TONIGHT.

 

 

Team Hampden Country Club Twelve-Under-Par in Mohegan Sun Pro-Am Series #3

Dellostritto Cards Six Birdies to Earn Low Professional

Longmeadow, Mass. (June 30, 2014) – The Hampden Country Club team, consisting of Mike Metcalf, Keith Albano, Guy Antonacci, and led by PGA Professional Billy Downes, won the Mohegan Sun Pro-Am Series #3 with a twelve-under-par, 130. Tied for second place with an eleven-under-par, 131, was the Golf Quest Family Sports Center team, led by PGA Professional Kevin Giancola, and the Pomperaug Golf Course team, led by PGA Professional, Dave Cook.
  
Ron Dellostritto of Wethersfield Country Club fired a five-under-par, 66, to win the individual professional competition. PGA Life Member, Fran Marrello, finished in second place with an impressive three-under-par, 68. Skins were awarded to Kevin Mahaffy of Pequabuck Golf Club (Hole #1) and Fran Marrello (Hole #13).

  
Thank you to host PGA Professional, John Steffen, and his staff at Twin Hills Country Club. The event would not have been possible without the title sponsor, Mohegan Sun.

  
Final Results

 

Liu and Grillo Lead Connecticut Section Junior PGA Championship After First Round

SOUTHWICK, Mass. (July 1, 2014) - The first round of the 2014 Connecticut Section Junior PGA Championship, presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, took place today at The Ranch Golf Club in Southwick, Mass. The field consists of 160 of the area’s most talented junior golfers, making the competition a great test.
  
Jason Liu (2017) of Windsor, Conn., is leading the boys’ overall division with an inspiring four-under-par, 68. Liu recorded three birdies and one eagle during his round. Nicklaus Harrington (2015) of Chaplin, Conn., and Rasmey Kong (2015) of North Haven, Conn., sit in second place and only two shots back after carding two-under-par, 70. Matthew Naumec (2015) of Wilbraham, Mass., is in fourth place after scoring a one-under-par, 71.

  
Defending Champion, Marissa Grillo (2014) of Avon, Conn., leads the girls’ overall division after recording an impressive four birdies and finishing with a one-over-par, 73. Angela Garvin (2019) of Feeding Hills, Mass., shot a five-over-par, 77, and sits only four shots back of the lead.

  
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Junior Golfers Ready For 2014 Connecticut Section Junior PGA Championship

To Be Held at The Ranch Golf Club on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 1-2, 2014

SOUTH GLASTONBURY, Conn. - Boys and girls are preparing for the 2014 Connecticut Section Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 1-2, 2014, at The Ranch Golf Club in Southwick, Mass. The champions of the boys’ and girls’ division of the Connecticut Section Junior PGA Championship qualify to join approximately 150 of the nation’s top junior golfers in the PGA of America’s flagship junior event, the Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, July 29-August 1, 2014, at Miramont Country Club in Bryan/College Station, Texas.

 

Forauer and Kemmling Capture Top Honors in the Ryan Lee Memorial Junior Open

BERLIN, Conn. (June 27, 2014) – Defending Champion, Austin Forauer of Berlin, Conn., secured first place honors in the boys overall division in the Ryan Lee Memorial Junior Open today at Timberlin Golf Club. Forauer played consistently over 36-holes by firing a three-over par, 147. Julia Kemmling of Berlin, Conn., jumped up the leaderboard to earn first place in the girls overall division with a strong eight-over-par, 80, in the final round and a 36-hole total of 161. Forauer and Kemmling attend Berlin High School.
  
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Unkrich and Garvin Secure an Early Lead in the Ryan Lee Memorial Junior Open

BERLIN, Conn. (June 26, 2014) – The first round of the Ryan Lee Memorial Junior Open took place today at Timberlin Golf Club in Berlin, Conn. Joshua Unkrich of Bristol, Conn., took an early lead in the boys overall division by firing an even par, 72. Angela Garvin of Feeding Hills, Mass., lead the girls overall division with an eight-over-par, 80.
  
This Junior Golf TOUR event comes after a tragic loss in 2011 of Ryan Lee, who saw Timberlin Golf Club as his home away from home. Family and friends not only took the day to celebrate his life, but to also enjoy Timberlin the way he would have wanted them to.

 

Junior Golf TOUR Kicks Off at Glastonbury Hills

SOUTH GLASTONBURY, Conn. (June 25, 2014) - Alex Manner of Rocky Hill, Conn., took home the Boys 16-18 Division trophy at the first Junior TOUR tournament of the season at Glastonbury Hills Country Club by scoring a 4-over-par, 76. Manner's round was anchored by a score of even par on the front nine and 5 pars on the back nine. 15 year-old, Peter Gehris of South Windsor, Conn., fired a 2-over 74 to claim the low-round of the day. A lot of excitement came yesterday on the par 3, 18th hole as Wethersfield, Conn., native Christopher Ayers made an ace to finish his day. In the Girls Division, the 2013 player of the year, Angela Garvin of Feeding Hills Mass., captured her first victory of the season by shooting an 82. James Ballato of Pawcatuck, Conn., and Jenna Fahey of Enfield, Conn., both claimed victories in the 9-hole event.
  

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The Golf Center at Lyman Orchards Hosts Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier

MIDDLEFIELD, Conn. (June 21, 2014) – Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifying continued today in the Connecticut Section PGA at The Golf Center at Lyman Orchards. 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. 

 

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The Travelers Championship at The First Tee of Connecticut Host First Connecticut Drive, Chip & Putt Local Qualifier

CROMWELL, Conn. (June 19, 2014) – Drive, Chip and Putt local qualifying began on Tuesday in the Connecticut Section PGA at the Travelers Championship at The First Tee of Connecticut. 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 also be at The First Tee of Connecticut on July 30, 2014.  

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Janzen, Allred, Turnesa, and Saavedra Qualify for the Travelers Championship

OLD LYME, Conn. (June 16, 2014) – Lee Janzen of Jupiter, Fla., Jason Allred of Scottsdale, Ariz., Marc Turnesa of Jupiter, Fla., and Sebastian Saavedra of Olavarria, Fla., all qualified for the Travelers Championship during the Travelers Championship Open Qualifier at Black Hall Club today. Janzen led the field after firing a five-under-par, 66, and finishing with four birdies in the final five holes. Allred played a consistent, bogey-free round and finished tied for second place at a four-under-par, 67. Turnesa, also tied for second place, recorded seven birdies for the day.
  

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