TTSG EPISODE O11 – TALKING THE NEW YORK STATE OPEN WITH CAMERON YOUNG AND CHRIS DEFOREST; TALKING THE 100TH MET JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP WITH JAKE MAYER, WILL O’NEILL AND SCOTT PARIS

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Cameron Young becomes first amateur to win New York State Open

In this week’s episode we’re talking the 2017 New York State Open with new champ Cameron Young and runner-up Chris DeForest

The NYS Open podcast interviews begin at:

Cameron Young(1:48)
Chris DeForest(5:45)

click here for more on the NYS Open and the Met PGA

We also talk the Metropolitan Golf Association’s 100th MET Junior Championship with new champ Jake Mayer runner-up Will O’Neill and Plainfield Country Club head professional Scott Paris.

The Met Junior Championship podcast interviews begin at:
Jake Mayer(9:05)
Will O’Neill(14:07)
Scott Paris(17:29)

2017 Met Junior Champ Jake Mayer with MGA Director of Championships Chris Gaffney

click here for more on the 100th Met Junior Championship and the MGA

TTSG EPISODE 010 – TALKING THE NJSGA OPEN, THE WESTCHESTER OPEN & THE LIGA WOMEN’S STROKE PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP

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NJSGA champ Luke Graboyes(center) with Brendan Hansen(left) and Grant Sturgeon(right) at Metedeconk National in Jackson, New Jersey


In this week’s episode we’re talking the New Jersey State Golf Association’s 97th Open Championship with new champ Luke Graboyes and runner-up Grant Sturgeon.

The NJSGA Open Championship podcast interviews begin at:

Luke Graboyes(1:38)
Grant Sturgeon(6:35)

click here for more on the Open Championship and the NJSGA

We also talk the Metropolitan Golf Association’s 95th Westchester Open presented by Callaway with three time champ Danny Balin and runner-up David Pastore.

The Westchester Open podcast interviews begin at:

Danny Balin(11:07)
David Pastore(13:19)

click here for more on the Westchester Open and the MGA

Danny Balin wins 95th Westchester Open at Wykagyl Country Club in New Rochelle, New York

And we’re talking the Long Island Golf Association’s Women’s Amateur Stroke Play Championship with new champ Carly Peters, and runner-ups Angela Tocco and Brittany Ferrante

The LIGA podcast interviews begin at:

Carly Peters(16:59)
Angela Tocco(20:20)
Brittany Ferrante(22:53)

click here for more on the Women’s Amateur and the LIGA

Carly Peters accepts Woodcrest Bowl from LIGA Tournament Director John McGrath

TTSG EPISODE 009 – TALKING PGA HOPE WITH KELLI CLAYTON,ARTIE MCAULEY AND PAUL GLUT; TALKING THE WMGA LADIES MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP WITH LILIANA RUIZ-MUNOZ AND MICHELLE STELBEN MURPHY

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MET PGA HOPE SPRING 2017 GRADUATION AT TRUMP GOLF LINKS
FERRY POINT

In this week’s episode we talk Met PGA HOPE Program 2017 Spring Graduation with Met Section Director of Operations Kelli Clayton, disabled veteran Artie McAuley and Woodside Club head pro Paul Glut.

The Met PGA HOPE interviews begin at:
– Kelli Clayton(1:15)
– Artie McAuley(5:28)
– Paul Glut(8:49)

We also talk the WMGA 2017 Ladies Match Play Championship with new champ Liliana Ruiz-Munoz and 2016 champ and this years runner-up Michelle Stelben Murphy.

The WMGA Ladies Match Play Championship interviews begin at:
– Liliana Ruiz-Munoz(12:56)
– Michelle Stelben Murphy(15:54)

2017 WMGA Ladies Match Play Champ Liliana Ruiz-Munoz at Old Westbury Golf & Country Club

Links mentioned in Episode 009:
click here for the Met PGA
click here for the Women’s Metropolitan Golf Association(WMGA)

New York Highlights


Matt Mattare of Darlington GC wins the 2017 Met Amateur at Laurel Links CC

Three Time Champ Danny Balin of Westchester CC came from six shots back on final nine holes to win the 95th Westchester Open presented by Callaway over 2014 champ David Pastore at Wykagyl Country Club in New Rochelle(Balin and Pastore to be featured in TTSG Podcast Episode 010, July 20th).


Ina Kim wins repeats as WMGA Stroke Play Champion at The Westchester CC.


Cameron Young of Sleepy Hollow CC becomes first amateur to win NYS Open at Bethpage Black.


Liliana Ruiz-Munoz wins WMGA Match Play Championship at Old Westbury Golf & CC.


Matt Lowe of Colonial Springs CC wins the 2017 Ike Championship at Century Club in Purchase, NY


Christian Cavaliere wins the 2017 Westchester Open at Whippoorwill CC in Armonk, NY

TTSG EPISODE OO8 – TALKING THE MGWA AWARDS DINNER WITH MARK O’MEARA, TOM WATSON, JIMMY ROBERTS AND ROB LABRITZ; TALKING THE CONNECTICUT AMATEUR WITH RICK DOWLING AND EVAN GRENUS

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World Golf Hall of Fame’s Mark O’Meara(right) interviewed at MGWA National Awards Dinner by News 12’s Greg Thompson(center) and Tom McCarthy(left).

World Golf Hall of Fame’s Tom Watson(right) posing with Pat Norton(left) of the Connecticut Women’s Golf Association at the MGWA National Awards Dinner.

In this week’s episode we’re talking the Metropolitan Golf Writers Association 66th National Awards Dinner Presented By Matercard with Mark O’Meara, Tom Watson, Jimmy Roberts and Rob Labritz.
The time each interview begins:

-Mark O’Meara(2:09)
-Tom Watson(6:47)
-Jimmy Roberts(10:13)
-Rob Labritz(13:29)

We’re also talking the 115th Connecticut Amateur Championship with new champ Rick Dowling and 2015 champ and this year’s runner-up Evan Grenus (Connecticut Amateur photos below).
The time each interview begins:

-Rick Dowling(16:05)
-Evan Grenus(23:36)

Rick Dowling wins 2017 Connecticut Amateur Championship at Tashua Knolls

 

2017 Connecticut Amateur Champ Rick Dowling(left) with runner-up Evan Grenus(right).