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Symetra Tour gives glimpse of LPGA's future players

Symetra Tour gives glimpse of LPGA's future players

The next crop of super stars on the LPGA Tour is ready to move on up, and a preview of their talents is just a short drive away.

Jorgensen making smooth transition at Shaker Ridge

Jorgensen making smooth transition at Shaker Ridge

Mark Jorgensen knows he has some big shoes to fill, but he’s walking just fine.

Capital Region is rich with talented golfers

Capital Region is rich with talented golfers

Although we have a shorter season than some, the Capital Region is loaded with talented golfers, both amateur and professional.

Road to U.S. Open qualifying begins Monday

Road to U.S. Open qualifying begins Monday

If you are currently an amateur scratch golfer, the chances of ever competing in the Masters, the British Open or the PGA Championship are like me making a 50-foot putt: Slim and none.

Siena golf team got hot at perfect time

Siena golf team got hot at perfect time

An unlikely comeback extended the season for the Siena College men’s golf team and gave first-year head coach Steve Jensen quite a thrill.

Bigley is still chasing PGA Tour dream

Bigley is still chasing PGA Tour dream

Although the clock keeps ticking, Bryan Bigley refuses to give up on his dream of playing on the PGA Tour.

Oppedisano maintains tradition at Skidmore

For most club professionals, teaching the game is almost as fun as playing it.

Changes coming to Schenectady Municipal Golf Course

Expect some major changes both on and off the course at scenic Schenectady Municipal Golf Course this season.

Changes suit golfers’ game to a tee

Changes suit golfers’ game to a tee

Most golfers would be better off if they were color blind when they step onto the tee area with their high-tech drivers in hand.

Down the Fairway: CRAGA point title up for grabs

Most of the Capital Region’s premier players are staying close to home this weekend, playing in the prestigious New York State Mid-Amateur Championship, which wraps up its three-day run today at Wolferts Roost Country Club.

Down the Fairway: Berliner favorite in NENYPGA Match Play

Upsets are more likely in match play than in stroke play, but don’t bet against Scott Berliner to win this week’s Northeastern New York PGA Match Play Championship Tuesday and Wednesday at Wolferts Roost Country Club.

Edison Club planning fundraiser for Neet

John Neet is one of the most popular club pros in the Northeastern New York PGA. He’s served as either a head pro or an assistant pro at such facilities as Stadium Golf Club, Normanside Country Club, Eagle Crest Golf Club and The Edison Club. Currently, he’s the head pro at Golf Galaxy in Albany.

Kroll, Berliner dominate major championships

Kroll, Berliner dominate major championships

Two Capital Region standouts with impressive resumés captured major championships this week by wide margins.

Down the Fairway: Berliner favorite in NENYPGA Stroke Play

Local club professionals make the long trip to Malone Golf Club to compete in the Northeastern New York PGA’s Stroke Play Championship Monday and Tuesday.

Down the Fairway: Conrad's Shaker Ridge career nears end

Down the Fairway: Conrad's Shaker Ridge career nears end

Chas Conrad has spent almost his entire life connected to Shaker Ridge Country Club.

Down the Fairway: A week of incredible golf shots

This was a big week for big shots at area golf courses.

Mueller, Pratico have dominated Gazette Senior County Am

Mueller, Pratico have dominated Gazette Senior County Am

A very select group of golfers have dominated the Gazette County Amateur and Gazette Senior County Amateur tournaments since the paper began sponsoring local golf events back in 1951.

Down the Fairway: Youth served in Gazette NIE tourney

Youth will be served — only in a slightly different way.

Down the Fairway: Fuccillo Kia Championship will be huge

Every time the Symetra Tour comes to town, area golf fans get the unique opportunity to watch the next rising stars on the LPGA Tour.

Golf: Cancer survivor Watroba gives back

Golf: Cancer survivor Watroba gives back

Joe Watroba knows all about accepting help and giving back.

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