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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.

Guilderland's Venezio to play in PGA Championship

Guilderland native Dan Venezio can’t wait to rub elbows with the likes of PGA Tour stars Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods.

Golf: Opportunities abound for kids

“School’s Out for Summer.”

Golf: Muro plays for Goody Fund

Bob Muro used his sand wedge five times.

Down the Fairway: Fitzgerald ready to check last state off his list

Mark Fitzgerald is nearing a golfing dream that few others will ever have a chance to fulfill.

Stadium becoming more family-friendly

Stadium becoming more family-friendly

The Hennels are celebrating their 50th anniversary as owners of Stadium Golf Club this year, and they’re giving out a few gifts, including lowering the rates.

Wolferts Roost has many changes in 100 years

Wolferts Roost has many changes in 100 years

Wolferts Roost Country Club celebrating 100 years

Gazette County Amateur has new entry format

Gazette County Amateur has new entry format

Schenectady Municipal accepting entries for Gazette County Amateur

Bigley's quest for U.S. Open berth begins today

The bumpy and treacherous road to the 115th U.S. Open Championship begins today with local qualifying at the Country Club of Troy.

Gazette Cup gives amateurs rare opportunity to play pros

Ever dream about teeing it up against a pro golfer?

Men's, women's golf tourneys set

Golf tourneys scheduled for local men, women

Lost and found: Russo’s game, confidence have returned

Game back on track.

Shift saved Haggerty tournament

Second-year Schenectady Municipal Golf Course head pro Matt Daley learned much about the game from the late Bob Haggerty Jr., who spent 37 years in the same position. That’s one of the reasons Daley shifted the Haggerty Two-Man Classic from June, when extremely wet conditions affected entries, to this weekend in order to save the tournament.

Jolly Swingers still going strong

Schenectady Municipal Golf Course is home to many fun, loyal and “experienced” golf leagues.
Its playability, challenge and overall enjoyment from several different tees are several of the reasons it’s one of my favorite courses in the entire Capital Region — and I’ve played on my share.

Berliner continues to dominate area club pro majors

A familiar name is on top of the Northeastern New York PGA Player of the Year standings, and the way he is performing lately, he should once again be a huge favorite for the section’s biggest tournament of the year. Scott Berliner (2,366.50 points), assistant pro at McGregor Links Country Club, has a gigantic lead over runner-up Peter Gerard (1,383) of Mill Road Acres and Colonie Golf & Country Club assistant Kevin Cain (1,365.42) in the point standings.

Andersen aces 347-yard par-4 at Hillcrest

What a week for unbelievable golf shots at a pair of courses right down the road from each other.

Pratico can make history with fourth straight senior title

This is the 63rd year that The Daily Gazette has sponsored at least one men’s amateur golf tournament, and in all that time, no player has won four straight, in either the open or senior edition.

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