The 5 best players without a Masters green jacket

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.

Schenectady Muny opens today; mayor to hit first ball

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.
Storm pushes back start of season for eager golfers

Storm pushes back start of season for eager golfers

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.

Gloversville golf course will be open to public

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.

Golf: Diaz joins Pepper on Solheim team

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.
Golf pro at Schenectady Muny to see pay cut

Golf pro at Schenectady Muny to see pay cut

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.

Schenectady Muny gets new golf pro

Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The current assistant pro at Mohawk Golf Club is taking over the Schenectady Municipal Golf Course.

Schenectady golf pro exits angry, and poorer

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.
Golf pro job open at Schenectady Municipal

Golf pro job open at Schenectady Municipal

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.

U.S. Ryder Cup captain named

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.

Pine Brook Golf Club to reopen next season

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.

Tricky greens haunt pros in NENYPGA Stroke Play championship

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.

Golf: Feldman defeats regular partner to win NEWGA championship

Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012
Eventual winner Karen Feldman and runner-up Pat Mayne were in un­familiar roles, but it didn’t spoil their friendship.

Gifford defeats Russo in playoff to win Edison Invitational

Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012
Jim Gifford’s memorable clutch shot helped cap off a joyous return to his old stomping grounds.

Birdie on last hole gives Sweeney first Symetra Tour win

Monday, Aug. 6, 2012
Jaclyn Sweeney knows what it feels like to falter after leading a tournament in the final round.
On Sunday, the resident of Brad­enton, Fla., proved she has what it takes to finish the job.

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