Dr. Walter Knych, Jr.

Inducted in 1997

  • 1948 -1952: St. Lawrence University golf team
  • 1950: Won Utica Amateur title
  • Wins include the Herald Amateur (1962, '63, '66, '68, '72) and the Herald Senior (1988, '94). His five victories in the Herald Amateur (now The Post-Standard Amateur) are the most by any golfer
  • 1963: Played in US Open in Brookline, Mass.
  • 1969: Runner-up in the New York State Amateur
  • 1970: Won Williams Best Ball Championship at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester
  • 1972 -1973: Genny Open Best Ball winner
  • 1984 & 1986: Participated in the Seniors US Open
  • 1994: Herald Senior Tournament winner.
  • Also Herald Amateur runner-up, five times.
  • Won numerous Member-Guest events at Calvary, Tuscarosa, Belleue, Lake Shore and Oswego Clubs.
  • Only local golfers to compete in the US and two US Senior Opens

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