Ian Brady, age 8, second in PGA Drive, Chip & Putt competition
Trumbull junior golfer Ian Brady, who just completed second grade at Booth Hill School, competed in the PGA Drive, Chip & Putt competition sponsored by the PGA, USGA and The Masters, on Saturday, June 21 at Lyman Orchards Golf Club in Middlefield and placed second overall in the 7-9 year-old boys group.
He also took home third place in the chip, third in the putt, and tied for third in the drive competition elements on the way to his second overall finish.
Approximately 30 golfers competed in this age-group with the top three scorers advancing on to the regional semifinal at TPC River Highlands on July 30.
The top three finishers in the regional championship will compete in the spring at the Augusta National Golf Club, home of The Masters golf tournament.
Ian, age eight, his brother Owen, age six, and his parents David and Stacey Brady, are all members at Oronoque Golf Club in Stratford.