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Prestigious Amateur Golf Championships

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July 24-27, 2019

Niagara Falls Members Deserve Applause

by Jim Nugent, GlobalGolfpost.com Will Niagara Falls Country Club members please stand up and take a bow. The club, home of the prestigious elite amateur tournament called the Porter Cup, recently...

Tom Denn, 79, excelled as ‘Voice of Porter Cup’

By Ron Balicki, GolfWeek I’ve pretty much always thought a tournament is a tournament is a tournament. To me, however, what places one tournament above another – particularly in the amateur game...

Q & A with Richy Werenski

by Benjamin Larsen, amateurgolf.com SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. — There may be no other player in the amateur game hotter than Richy Werenski. The incoming junior at Georgia Tech is fresh off a win at...

Calm, cool and a champion: Werenski captures Porter Cup

Ga. Tech junior caps nearly flawless show with final round 68 by Jay Skurski, The Buffalo News LEWISTON – Welcome Richy Werenski to the list of elite amateur golfers in the country. The...

Harvey puts his mark on Porter Cup

Round of 64 moves him closer to joining his father by Aaron Mansfield, The Buffalo News LEWISTON — Every tee a memory. Every fairway a flashback. The Porter Cup means more to Scott Harvey than...

Katz returns to old stomping grounds, as a caddie

by Aaron Mansfield and Jay Skurski, The Buffalo News LEWISTON – Williamsville’s Jake Katz, arguably the most prolific local amateur golfer the past few years, was back at the Porter Cup...

Werenski shoots 62 to grab Porter Cup lead

by Jay Skurski, The Buffalo News LEWISTON – If you missed seeing Justin Thomas and Patrick Rodgers playing together in the first two rounds of the 54th Porter Cup, don’t worry. They’re grouped...

Tournament features international flavor

by Jay Skurski, The Buffalo News LEWISTON – Even down to the green jacket presented to the winner, the Porter Cup tries to emulate the Masters. One of the big similarities between the two...

Blackwell learning from his mistakes

by Jay Skurski, The Buffalo News LEWISTON – James Blackwell’s first Porter Cup experience has been an eye opener. “Everybody needs a good butt whipping once in a while,” he said. “It’s...

Thomas looks to rack up another win

Bama star has been a winner since age 8 by Bucky Gleason, The Buffalo News LEWISTON — The ball rack rests in the pro shop at Harmony Landing Country Club back in Goshen, Ky. It’s a trophy case of...