Aug 13, 2013
Longmeadow's Billy Downes wins Connecticut PGA Professional Championship
The veteran golfer from Longmeadow hit 16 greens in regulation in Tuesday's second round, en route to a two-day score of 2-under 142 at Crestview CC in Agawam.
Is it possible to upstage an ace at par-4 ninth hole at Chicopee Country Club?
The 285-yard par-4 ninth hole at Chicopee Country Club, where Adam Demarsh made a hole-in-one on July 9. When does making an ace at a par 4 take a back seat in local news? When someone else does the same thing, just two holes after making a conventional hole-in-on at a different course.
Trumbull's Ralph Salito leads Connecticut Senior Open
Ralph Salito of Trumbull is atop the leaderboard after the first round of the 31st Connecticut Senior Open with a 3-under-par 68. Salito enters Tuesday's final round at Shennecossett Golf Course in Groton, one stroke ahead of Kevin Foster of Simsbury.
Chris Elsberry: Ray Floyd Jr. happy to call golf a hobby
It's not life or death any more. These days, golf is fun for Ray Floyd Jr. Nothing more than a hobby.