| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Suzy Whaley, known for breaking barriers before, did it again when she was elected secretary, becoming the first female officer in PGA of America history.
The resident of Farmington also is the first person from the Connecticut Section PGA to be an...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 7:18 PM
The Oakland Raiders finally won a game Thursday night, but former UConn linebacker Sio Moore nearly cost his team with some excessive celebrating. You've no doubt seen the video — Moore sacked Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith in the final minute of...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:59 PM
ESPN is going all out for the final NASCAR race of the year, which will decide a champion among Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano and Ryan Newman. The one who finishes best in the race is the champ, no matter where that is. There will be a tower...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Charlie Sifford, the 1967 Greater Hartford Open champion, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on November 24.
Sifford, the first black golfer to join the PGA Tour, led the effort to have the PGA’s Caucasian-only clause rescinded...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:03 PM
HARTFORD – The bleachers, corporate boxes and concession stands from the Travelers Championship were stored away and the $6.2 million purse was distributed to those PGA Tour players just over four months ago.
But don't tell Scott Young, a member of...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:41 PM
For more than 13 years, to borrow the slogan used by Trinity football players, there was "No poop in the coop." The Bantams won 53 games in a row at Jessee/Miller Field, last losing to Williams in September 2001. The longest home winning streak in the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Birdie runs seemed to be the biggest difference between an average score and a good score in the opening round of the Quicken Loans National on Thursday at Congressional Country Club.
First-round leader Greg Chalmers of Australia put together three...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:24 PM
— Oliver Goss came to Congressional Country Club earlier this week looking to play in his second PGA Tour event at the Quicken Loans National. As things have transpired for the 20-year-old Australian, the hardest part was getting in the clubhouse...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Ralph DeNicolo, the longtime golf pro and director of golf at the Manchester Country Club, died July 25. He was 70.
DeNicolo was born in Revere, Mass., and later he and his family moved to the Taftville neighborhood of Norwich, where he graduated from...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:07 PM
United States Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has chosen 2007 Travelers Championship winner Hunter Mahan; Keegan Bradley, a native of Woodstock, Vt.; and Webb Simpson for the three wild-card spots on this year's team. Each is a solid, match-play-tested,...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:30 PM
•The St. Louis Rams weren't expected to make much noise this season. Now they've lost quarterback Sam Bradford with a torn ACL, the same injury he had last year. Shaun Hill, 34, takes over. And look at that schedule. Seahawks twice, 49ers twice,...