Back-nine 29 rockets Viraat Badhwar up Porter Cup leader board

Back-nine 29 rockets Viraat Badhwar up Porter Cup leader board

By Jay Skurski | Buffalo News Sports Here is Viraat Badhwar’s score card from the back nine Thursday at the Porter Cup. Birdie. Birdie. Birdie. Birdie. Birdie. Birdie. Bogey. Birdie. Par. Add, it all up, and that’s 6-under 29. “I just hit a lot of...
Rags to riches: Russell Bowie goes from 8 to ace at Porter Cup

Rags to riches: Russell Bowie goes from 8 to ace at Porter Cup

By Jay Skurski | Buffalo News Sports There’s really only one way to bounce back from a snowman. Step onto the next tee and knock it in for an ace. That’s what Russell Bowie of Mississauga did Thursday during the second round of the Porter Cup. After a...
Why Rochester trumps Buffalo on the golf course

Why Rochester trumps Buffalo on the golf course

By Bob DiCesare | Buffalo News Sports Buffalo and Rochester are separated by just some 60 Thruway miles but there’s no proximity when it comes to the state of their golf games. Western New York has been waiting … and waiting … and waiting for a talent to emerge...
Gavin Hall maintains lead through two rounds at Porter Cup

Gavin Hall maintains lead through two rounds at Porter Cup

By Jay Skurski | Buffalo News Sports On Wednesday, it was the front nine. On Thursday, Gavin Hall feasted on the back nine at Niagara Falls Country Club. A 4-under 31 on the inward nine during the second round gave Hall a round of 66, getting him to 9-under 131...
How this Aussie is following in the footsteps of Jason Day

How this Aussie is following in the footsteps of Jason Day

By Bob DiCesare | Buffalo News Sports There are two proven routes for Australians to follow toward a career in pro golf. There’s the Adam Scott path, which entails honing one’s game in the homeland and then entering “finishing school” at a U.S. college, in his case...