Monday, May 6, 2013
Red numbers in bunches are imperative if you hope to have any chance at all of winning the annual Stadium Classic, which has become the traditional kickoff for the area’s amateur golf season.
Friday, April 12, 2013
The 14-year-old from China isn’t going anywhere in a hurry. And this Masters is still a long way from taking shape.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
One of the most popular labels in golf is the best player to have never won a major, which can be looked at two ways. The bad news is that it means a player has never won a major. The good news is that he’s at least thought highly enough to be considered.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Mayor Gary McCarthy will drive the first ball this morning to officially open the 2013 season at Schenectady Municipal Golf Course.
Friday, March 29, 2013
When Mother Nature dropped 9 inches of snow on the Capital Region last week, she caused eager golfers everywhere to bemoan her wrath.
Friday, March 15, 2013
When the grass turns green at Pine Brook Golf Club in Gloversville this spring, the lush nine-hole course will be open to the public for the first time in 76 years.
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Scotia native Laura Diaz was appointed vice captain of the U.S. Solheim Cup team Wednesday, pairing her with Saratoga Springs native Dottie Pepper six years after their friendship seemingly ended over Pepper’s blunt televised comment during the matches.
Friday, March 8, 2013
Schenectady’s new golf pro will be paid far less than his predecessor, who was fired after a disagreement over compensation.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The current assistant pro at Mohawk Golf Club is taking over the Schenectady Municipal Golf Course.
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013
Days after being fired, the former golf pro at the Schenectady Municipal Golf Course sent a scathing letter of resignation to the city, blaming the mayor for cutting his pay and causing him extreme stress.
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013
Brian Damon, longtime Schenectady Municipal golf pro who had argued vehemently with the City Council over his pay, is no longer working for the city.
Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012
The Americans are bringing back Tom Watson as their Ryder Cup captain with hopes of ending two decades of losing in Europe.
Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012
The Pine Brook Golf Club will open again next season as a public facility and under the operation of the same landscaping company that ran the nine-hole golf course this year.
Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012
Many of the top contenders in the Northeastern New York PGA Stroke Play Championship were threatening to trade in their putters after a challenging first round on the greens Monday.
Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012
Eventual winner Karen Feldman and runner-up Pat Mayne were in unfamiliar roles, but it didn’t spoil their friendship.