Chris Kirk

Suzy Whaley, Others Praise City Courses After Hartford Women's Open

Suzy Whaley congratulated competitors and spoke with friends and fans behind the 18th green at Keney Park Golf Course in Hartford on Sunday.

She beamed with pride, not only as PGA Secretary, but also as a woman, watching the final round of the inaugural Hartford Women's Open.

"This is incredible," said Whaley of Farmington. "The opportunity to play in such a tournament is significant. And to play at such courses as Keney and Goodwin [Park GC-Hartford] is even better."

She credited the Connecticut Section PGA, a business consultant atthe two city courses, which conducted the $10,000 tournament. She has a memorable history with the...