Julius Boros Challenge Cup Matches
PGA Professionals versus amateurs from the CSGA
The 46th Julius Boros Challenge Cup Matches will be held at New Haven Country Club, in New Haven, Conn. on Thursday, May 4, 2017. This is a co-sponsored event that pits PGA Professionals versus amateurs from the Connecticut State Golf Association. All players participate in both individual and team matches. In 2016, the Connecticut PGA Professionals emerged victorious with the matches finishing 34 PGA and 29 CSGA. Each team fields 14 players.
The team format is match play four-ball with the front nine worth one point; back nine worth one point; and the overall result worth one point. The individual matches follow the same format. The teams compete for the Julius Boros Trophy, donated by Boros, the former PGA and U.S. Open champion who hailed from Connecticut.
The PGA holds a 33-12 match record over the CSGA. The members of the professional team qualify to play by finishing among the top eight (8) in section PGA Player of the Year point standings and the top two (2) seniors in the section Senior PGA Player of the Year point standings. Also joining the team are the reigning Connecticut PGA Champion, the PGA Professional from the host club, and two (2) captain's selections.
Dennis Coscina is the Connecticut Section PGA Team captain.
Table of Contents1 -
2 - Tournament News
3 - Mohegan Sun Pro-Am Series
4 - Recognized / Santioned Events
5 - National Car Rental Pro-Am Series
6 - PGA Professional Golf League
7 - Julius Boros Challenge Cup Matches
8 - Spring PGA Stroke Play
9 - Salesperson-Pro Invitational Tournament
10 - Walter Lowell PGA Tournament
11 - Travelers Championship Pre and Open Qualifiers
12 - 35th Connecticut Senior Open
13 - PGA Pro-Officer
14 - PGA Pro-Assistant Championship
15 - Connecticut PGA Professional Championship
16 - Senior Connecticut PGA Championship
17 - Assistant Professional Championship
18 - Connecticut PGA Championship
19 - PGA Pro-Am Championship
20 - Match Play Championship
21 - Lake of Isles Pro-Scratch Invitational
22 - Del Kinney Pro-Pro Championship
23 - PGA Pro-Junior Invitational
24 - Senior- Junior Blind Draw Pro-Pro
25 - 2017 Hartford Women's Open