Charlie Sifford is a golf pioneer. He was the first Black golfer on the PGA tour and his first win came right here in Connecticut in what was then known as the Greater Hartford Open. On Tuesday in Wethersfield, a charity tournament was held on the very course where that historic win took place. At Wethersfield Country Club there were…
A tournament held at the Wethersfield Country Club Tuesday honored Charlie Sifford, the man who broke golf’s color barrier, at the course where he won his first PGA Tour event.