Long Island Open

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Long Island Open
Tournament information
Location Long Island, New York
Established 1922
Current champion
Jimmy Hazen

The Long Island Open is a professional golf tournament played on Long Island, New York. It is sponsored by the Long Island Golf Association and was first held in 1922 at the Cherry Valley Club in Garden City, New York. Al Brosch won a record ten titles between 1939 and 1959, a record that stands today.[1] It was a PGA Tour event in the 1920s and 1930s.

Winners[edit]

  • this list is incomplete

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Tam O'Shanter's Brown wins Long Island Open". Newsday. June 9, 2010. Retrieved May 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Meehan wins LI Open". Newsday. June 5, 2008. Retrieved May 10, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Kestner slogs through for win". Newsday. June 8, 2006. p. A-73. Retrieved May 10, 2011. 
  5. ^ a b "Long Island Open: Rittberger pulls away, With three rounds in 60s, he easily wins his second Open title". Newsday. June 10, 2005. p. A-71. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Long Island Open, Blythe (65) earns title". Newsday. June 11, 2004. p. A-84. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Atlantic's Faria Takes LI Open at Bethpage Red". Newsday. June 12, 2003. p. A-79. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  8. ^ "Mielke Earns First LI Open Win". Newsday. June 11, 1999. p. A-94. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  9. ^ "Hartmann Wins LI Open Again". Newsday. June 5, 1998. p. A-92. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  10. ^ "Hartmann Wins 2nd Open Title". Newsday. June 7, 1997. p. A-35. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  11. ^ "Great Match Finishes Wet Meskell captures LI Open". Newsday. June 6, 1992. p. 91. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  12. ^ "Zabriski Wins 3rd LI Open". Newsday. June 8, 1991. p. 97. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  13. ^ "Sutter Takes LI Open". Newsday. June 9, 1990. p. 21. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  14. ^ "Zabriski Tops Host Albus To Take His 2nd LI Open". Newsday. June 22, 1989. p. 131. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  15. ^ "Albus Takes Tournament". The New York Times. May 29, 1987. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  16. ^ "Vershure Wins LI Open by 8". Newsday. May 30, 1986. p. 174. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  17. ^ "Galletta Wins L.I. Golf In Playoff With Kudysch". The New York Times. May 14, 1981. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  18. ^ "Beatty, With a 143, Long Island Victor; Finishes With 2 Birdies". The New York Times. May 23, 1980. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  19. ^ "Galletta's 68 for 213 Captures L.I. Open; Winner Takes Home $1,200". The New York Times. May 24, 1979. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  20. ^ "Ginsberg Wins by Shot In Long Island Open". The New York Times. May 12, 1978. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  21. ^ "Galletta Captures L.I. Open by Shot". The New York Times. May 19, 1977. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  22. ^ "Matthews Captures L.I. Golf in Miserable Weather". The New York Times. May 20, 1976. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  23. ^ "Wright, With 205, Takes L.I. Open by Six Strokes". The New York Times. May 16, 1974. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  24. ^ "Nieporte Wins Long Island Open by Stroke Despite Closing 76". The New York Times. May 16, 1973. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  25. ^ "Wright Takes L.I. Open By 3 Strokes With 214". The New York Times. May 19, 1972. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  26. ^ "Borek Takes L.I. Open". The New York Times. May 22, 1971. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  27. ^ "Title Settled". Spokane Daily Chronicle (Spokane, Washington). AP. May 21, 1970. p. 43. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  28. ^ "Jimmy Wright Wins Long Island Open". The Hartford Courant (Hartford, Connecticut). May 28, 1969. p. 49A. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  29. ^ "Pittman Wins Long Island Open by Three Shots". The New York Times. May 8, 1968. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  30. ^ "Mazur Triumphs in Long Island Open With 216". The New York Times. May 10, 1967. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  31. ^ "Borek's 220 Wins Long Island Golf by 2 Shots". The New York Times. May 11, 1966. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  32. ^ "Long Island Open Won By Nieporte". The New York Times. May 12, 1965. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  33. ^ "Nieporte Victor in L.I. Open". The New York Times. May 13, 1964. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  34. ^ "Silvestrone, Despite a 7 and 8, Takes Long Island Open". The New York Times. May 15, 1963. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  35. ^ "Nieporte Captures Long Island Open Play-Off by Carding One-Over Par 71". The New York Times. May 21, 1962. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  36. ^ "Merrins Captures Long Island Open on His First Attempt". The New York Times. May 26, 1961. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  37. ^ "Long Island Open Taken By Stuhler". The New York Times. May 26, 1960. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  38. ^ "Arnold Palmer Captures Long Island Golf Tournament". The News and Courier (Charleston, South Carolina). AP. June 30, 1958. p. 2-B. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  39. ^ "Shelley Mayfield Gets 214 to Capture Long Island Open by Seven Strokes". The New York Times. May 23, 1957. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  40. ^ "Brosch, With 221, Takes Long Island Open Ninth Time". The New York Times. May 24, 1956. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  41. ^ "Doering Captures Long Island Open Golf by 2 Strokes". The New York Times. May 27, 1955. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  42. ^ "Hebert Takes Long Island Open With 213 for Margin of Stroke". The New York Times. July 1, 1954. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  43. ^ "Brosch Captures L.I. Open Title For Sixth Time in Row With 213". The New York Times. August 18, 1951. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  44. ^ "Brosch Captures Long Island Open Golf Honors for Fifth Time in Succession". The New York Times. July 22, 1950. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  45. ^ a b "Brosch Posts 287 For L. I. Open Title". The New York Times. June 26, 1947. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  46. ^ a b "Cici's 73 Takes Play-Off". The New York Times. July 26, 1941. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  47. ^ "Klein And Cici Tie For Title At 287". The New York Times. July 25, 1941. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  48. ^ "Joe Turnesa, With 288, Takes Long Island Open Golf Title". The New York Times. July 19, 1940. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  49. ^ "Long Island Open Crown Taken by Brosch With Record Total of 276". The New York Times. July 21, 1939. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  50. ^ "Joe Turnesa Wins Long Island Open". The New York Times. July 23, 1938. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  51. ^ "Long Island Open Golf Championship Goes to Barnes by a 7-Stroke Margin". The New York Times. July 16, 1937. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  52. ^ "Lacey's 289 Takes Long Island Open". The New York Times. July 17, 1936. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  53. ^ "Hines's 297 Takes Long Island Open". The New York Times. July 19, 1935. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  54. ^ "Turnesa Wins L.I. Open". Christian Science Monitor (Boston, Massachusetts). July 20, 1934. p. 12. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  55. ^ "Klein's 296 Wins Long Island Open". The New York Times. July 28, 1933. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  56. ^ "Ciuci Is Runner-Up With Total Of 290". The New York Times (New York). July 29, 1932. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  57. ^ "Another Trophy for Mac Smith". The Milwaukee Journal (Milwaukee, Wisconsin). UP. August 7, 1931. p. S-1. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  58. ^ "MacDonald Smith Wins Long Island Tourney". Sarasota Herald (Sarasota, Florida). AP. August 30, 1930. p. 10. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  59. ^ "Smith Winner Of Golf Play". Sarasota Herald (Sarasota, Florida). AP. August 27, 1929. p. 6. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  60. ^ "Voigt's 293 Takes Long Island Open". The New York Times. August 9, 1928. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  61. ^ "Sarazen's 290 Wins Long Island Crown". The New York Times. August 11, 1927. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  62. ^ "Law's 71 Captures Long Island Open". The New York Times. August 26, 1926. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  63. ^ "Smith's 281 Wins; Sarazen, 291, Next". The New York Times. August 27, 1925. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  64. ^ "Maiden Captures Long Island Open". The New York Times. August 7, 1924. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  65. ^ "Kline Again Wins Long Island Open". The New York Times. August 9, 1923. Retrieved May 3, 2011. 
  66. ^ "Golf Crown Won By William Kline". The New York Times. August 10, 1922. Retrieved May 3, 2011.