What hole is this? Historic Routings and Hole Numbers!

What hole is this? Did you know some of the holes up at Ely Park had as many as six different numbers from earlier course routings. Well, that depends! Most of it know it as No. 2, the downhill short par-3 with the shoe or hourglass shaped green. But in the early days it was […]

Stone Shack on No. 5 Tee is Rebuilt! (Sept. 2014)

From Ray Linsky’s Facebook post on 9/28/14: Any of you Binghamtonians remember the stone shack at Ely Park Golf Course? We in the Parks Dept.finished rebuilding the roof structure about 2 weeks ago. Put it back the way it was built. Tongue and groove decking,each support beam was removed and copied and replaced one at […]

Ely Park’s Al Morley is in the PGA Championship Record Book for ALL-TIME!

A Broome County Golf Legend, an Ely Parker… Al Morley forever in the record books of the PGA of America & the PGA Championship! Played in 8 PGA Championships, 4 in the match play era & 4 in the stroke play era! Was privileged to know him & celebrate him & his golfing life at […]

McCarthy, Lewis, Lentine, Osgood, Linsky, & Ely Honored at 5th Ely Park Celebration!

Another wonderful Ely Park Celebration of golf, community, & legacy up at the Ely Park Golf Course in my hometown of Binghamton, New York! Congratulations to the 2018 Honorees- Evie McCarthy, Mary Lewis, Mildred Lentine, Pat Osgood, Ray Linsky & benefactor S. Mills Ely. We were blessed with the presence of Frances as we posthumously celebrated the life of her […]