Category: Golf

James Allen wins 98th NYS Men’s Am in dramatic fashion

James Allen wins 98th NYS Men’s Am in dramatic fashion

James Allen of Scarsdale Golf Club prevailed in rounds three and four to win the 98th New York State Men’s Amateur Championship at Schuyler Meadows Club on Thursday. Allen finished at eight-under 280, firing a six-under 66 in his final round to claim his first ... MORE
Golf, Sports
Silver Creek retains Canal Cup for third straight year

Silver Creek retains Canal Cup for third straight year

Host club Silver Creek defeated Seneca Falls Country Club in convincing fashion to retain ownership of the Canal Cup for the third consecutive year on Saturday at Silver Creek Golf Course in Waterloo. 2021 Silver Creek Canal Cup Team (L to R) ... MORE
Should you bet against a Magnificent Seven for the USA?

Should you bet against a Magnificent Seven for the USA?

June 17-20 promises to be a feast of golf at the Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California. It’s the US Open and one that the host nation has been doing rather well at of late. Will it be a magnificent ... MORE
Gambling, Golf, Sports
Owasco Country Club sold to owners of Sunset Ridge, Lyndon Golf Course

Owasco Country Club sold to owners of Sunset Ridge, Lyndon Golf Course

The Owasco Country Club, which has been in operation for 120 years is changing hands. The golf course located at 6759 E. Lake Road was purchased by Philip Kless and Andrew Myers. The two own Sunset Ridge Golf Club and Lyndon Golf ... MORE
Finger Lakes Health launches ‘108 Holes for Hearts’ fundraiser

Finger Lakes Health launches ‘108 Holes for Hearts’ fundraiser

Finger Lakes Health is introducing a new golf-inspired fundraising event for the summer. The ‘108 Holes for Hearts’ is a virtual golf fundraising event, to benefit cardiac rehab scholarships at the Geneva General Hospital and Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital sites. Over ... MORE
Events, Golf, Life
Which three golf courses play the toughest on the PGA Tour?

Which three golf courses play the toughest on the PGA Tour?

There is a reason why the PGA Tour is considered the ultimate tour in the world of golf. Not only does it bring together the globe’s greatest golfers, but it also pits them against the most demanding golf courses anywhere on the ... MORE
Golf, Sports
Seneca Falls Country Club (Billboard)
FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

Rhett Ticconi is the new General Manager and Director of Golf Operations at Seneca Falls Country Club. He will be in-studio with Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi to talk about his new position, the growth of the game of golf during the ... MORE
Taxpayers in town of Ontario will decide on $1.1M golf course purchase in April

Taxpayers in town of Ontario will decide on $1.1M golf course purchase in April

The Ontario Golf Club, which is located on Country Club Lane in the town of Ontario could have new owners. It was built in 1929- and sits on 161.25 acres of land, which under the proposal would become green space and recreation ... MORE
Golf, News, Ontario, Wayne County
FL1 SPORTS PODCAST: Geneva Panthers golf standout John Mittiga (podcast)

FL1 SPORTS PODCAST: Geneva Panthers golf standout John Mittiga (podcast)

John Mittiga is a senior at Geneva High School and is the 4-time Finger Lakes Golf Championship winner. Among his accomplishments. John is in-studio to talk about his golf game with Jim Sinicropi including a 54-win match streak for the Geneva Panthers ... MORE
Geneva Panthers senior golfers finish careers with 54 straight match victories

Geneva Panthers senior golfers finish careers with 54 straight match victories

the Geneva High School Varsity Golf team wrapped up their regular fall season on Saturday beating Waterloo and Pal-Mac in a tri-match. For the seniors on the Panthers squad, this was their 54th straight win. The win streak dates back to 2016 ... MORE
4 things you should prepare before going to your first golf game

4 things you should prepare before going to your first golf game

Are you going to participate in your first golf game? If so, you need to consider some things before you step inside the golf course. Continue reading to know the four things you need to prepare as you join your first golf ... MORE
Golf, Sports
Durso captures fourth title in 2020 Silver Creek Club Championship

Durso captures fourth title in 2020 Silver Creek Club Championship

It was a stunning weekend at Silver Creek Golf Course in Waterloo for their club championship golf tournament. More than 50 participants of all skill-levels participated in the annual, flighted tournament, which included 36-holes of competitive golf. It felt more like mid-summer ... MORE
Golf, Sports
In a rematch 44 years in the making, Steve Hyde outlasts Mark Hylwa for 2020 SFCC Club Championship

In a rematch 44 years in the making, Steve Hyde outlasts Mark Hylwa for 2020 SFCC Club Championship

Seneca Falls natives and Mynderse Academy graduates Mark Hylwa and Steve Hyde squared off in the final match of the Seneca Falls County Club Men’s Club Championship on Labor Day in 1976. Hyde was 19 years old and Hylwa was 20. Mark ... MORE
Silver Creek keeps Canal Cup with win at SFCC

Silver Creek keeps Canal Cup with win at SFCC

The 2020 Canal Cup matches between Seneca Falls Country Club and Silver Creek GC were played on a brilliant Saturday afternoon in Seneca Falls. Silver Creek retained the Cup with a 6.5 to 5.5 win on SFCC’s home track. It was the ... MORE
Remaining 2020 NYSGA Championships canceled due to Covid-19 travel restrictions

Remaining 2020 NYSGA Championships canceled due to Covid-19 travel restrictions

The New York State Golf Association has announced the cancellation of the remaining 2020 NYSGA championship schedule due to current state guidelines restricting travel between regions to compete in tournaments. The canceled NYSGA championships include: NYS Men’s Amateur scheduled for Onondaga G&CC, ... MORE
Golf, Sports