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McCarron wins shootout against Sutherland at En-Joie

By the time they entered the back nine, Scott McCarron and Kevin Sutherland had turned the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open into a two-man tournament. And then it got better – a lot better. McCarron’s birdie-birdie-birdie finish lifted him to a one-shot victory over Sutherland – his 20-under-par total one shot off the tournament record set by Lonnie Nielsen in 2009.... more

McCarron’s 61 highlights second day of Dick’s Open

That Usain Bolt-like sprint Scott McCarron made to the top of the leaderboard came early in the day. The question thereafter was, could anyone catch him? Only one answered in the affirmative – first round co-leader Kevin Sutherland. McCarron’s 11-under-par 61 around En-Joie Golf Course vaulted him into a three-shot lead when he finished his second round, but Sutherland caught... more

Geneva City Golf Championship down to final match

The Geneva City Golf Championship tournament is down to the final two participants and will feature a match-up between teacher and student. After a qualifying round to produce the 16-man field, and 3 rounds of match play at Big Oak GC and Geneva Country Club, the final match will be between Joey Maher and Bill McDermott. Mayer is a freshman... more

GOLFJAY.COM: Thomas breaks through with PGA Championship title at Quail Hollow (podcast)

Justin Thomas caps off the major championship golf season for 2017 with a victory at the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow. Join Jim Sinicropi, Doug Brown and Rhett Ticconi to talk all about it as we once again revise our list of the best players to never win a major. Also, is Rory McIlroy done for the season or will... more

RDGA holds Mid-Amateur Championship

Tim Saur, of Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, recently won his first career Rochester District Golf Association title at the 2017 RDGA Mid-amateur Championship at Cobblestone Creek Country Club in Victor. Saur, a former Cobblestone member, used course knowledge to his advantage, posting a 4-under-par 68 in Round 1, followed by a 1-over 73 in the final for a... more

PGA Championship officially moving to May; What it means for Oak Hill

It appears Rochester golf fans won’t have to wait quite as long for major golf to return in 2023. Assuming it returns at all. According to the AP, the PGA of America is expected to announce Tuesday that the Championship will shift from August to May starting in 2019. The move has been in the works for four years. It’s... more

GOLFJAY.COM: Vegas wins in Canada & WGC-Bridgestone preview (podcast)

Jhonattan Vegas successfully defending his RBC Canadian Open title on Sunday in a play-off win over Charlie Hoffman. Now the PGA Tour sets up for two big weeks with the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone C.C. this weekend followed by the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow. Join Jim Sinicropi, Rhett Ticconi and Doug Brown to talk all about it… . more

2017 Geneva City Golf Championship down to final eight

The 2017 Geneva City Golf Championship got underway with the qualifying round held at Geneva County Club on Saturday. Windy conditions kept the scores higher than in past years with former champion Bill McDermott capturing medalist honors with a 73 on the par 71 GCC track. Defending City Champ Sam Venuti fired a 79 but is already granted the top... more

GOLFJAY: Talk all about Jordan Spieth’s thrilling win at The Open (podcast)

Jordan Spieth captured his 3rd major championship title at The Open at Royal Birkdale after pulling away from Matt Kuchar by holing incredible putts. Spieth is now just one step away from the career Grand Slam. Jim Sinicropi, Doug Brown and Rhett Ticconi talk all about it along with the Barbasol Championship on Monday night’s live edition of the GolfJay.com... more

Nanna Koerstz Madsen earns LPGA shot after Downey Classic win

Nanna Koerstz Madsen (Copenhagen, Denmark) completed her dream season on the Symetra Tour with an emphatic third victory that will send her to the LPGA Tour on a “Battlefield Promotion” on Sunday at Brook-Lea Country Club. She fired a 6-under, 66 to break the 72-hole Symetra Tour scoring record and finished the weekend at 22-under, 266. The previous scoring mark... more

Defending Dick’s Open champion Paul Goydos pays En-Joie a visit

The man who has played 26-under-par golf over his last six Dick’s Sporting Goods Open rounds paid En-Joie Golf Course a visit Monday, sharing fond memories of his time in Broome County and a few secrets to success. Paul Goydos, winner of the 2016 Dick’s Open one summer after finishing second, spoke at length during Media Day for the event,... more

GOLFJAY.COM: The Open at Royal Birkdale Preview Show (podcast)

The season’s third major, The Open Championship, kicks off this weekend across the pond at Royal Birkdale in Southport, England. We’ll talk about the course and the field as well as rounding up the past weekend’s action that included Bryson DeChambeau’s first PGA Tour victory, the U.S. Women’s Open and the Senior Players Championship. Finally, a discussion on the new... more

GOLFJAY.COM: Revisiting the anchor ban & reviewing the ‘Ready Caddy’ (podcast)

Join Jim Sinicropi, Rhett Ticconi and Doug Brown for another edition of the GolfJay.com Podcast on FingerLakes1.TV. Topics will include revisiting the putting anchor ban, reviewing the ‘Ready Caddy’ golf cart accessory, talking about why it is so difficult to hold a lead on the PGA Tour, why The Masters is upset with Sergio Garcia and if Jon Rahm a... more

GOLFJAY.COM: Comparing Spieth to Tiger & Titleist Vokey wedges deciphered (podcast)

Jim Sinicropi was at The Travelers Championship in Connecticut on Friday and will be joined by Rhett Ticconi and Doug Brown to talk about the experience and the amazing finish from Jordan Spieth making him the second youngest player ever to reach 10 wins by age 24. This has drawn comparisons to the only player to get his 10th career... more
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