On Thursday, Joseph “Jiggs” Petrucci of Seneca Falls threw out the first pitch of a Major League Baseball spring training game between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Florida where he spends his winters. Check out a video of the ceremonial first pitch below. From the FL Times: Petrucci, 94, enlisted in … Read moreSFCC’s Jiggs Petrucci throws first pitch at Yankees-Tigers game in Lakeland, Florida
Below is a photo of the 1961 Seneca Falls Country Club Board of Directors prior to a meeting. 1961 Seneca Falls Country Club Board of Directors L to R: Sinibar Battaglia (rec. secretary), Coleman Connell, Jiggs Petrucci, Walter Odomirock, Bill Toner, Hank Prisbey, Stu Cudworth, Bill Helene, Phil Ryan, Let Custis, Philip Serling.
Geneva Times Covers SFCC Club Championships of 1959 & 1969 between Stu Miller and Jiggs Petrucci. Interesting to note the player’s caddies in the 1959 photo… CLUB HISTORY ARCHIVES: [cplw category=”8″ width=”100%” effects=”none” posts_to_show=”-1″ time=”1000″ sort_by=”date” excerpt_length=”10″ thumb_width=”150″ thumb_height=”150″ date_format=”F j, Y” display=”title,excerpt” order=”desc”]
Below is a scan of a letter from New York State verifying Jiggs Petrucci’s hole-in-one on the first hole at SFCC in 1960. Jiggs, a multi-time winner of the club championship, would go on to ace the par 4 first at SFCC an amazing four times in his career. CLUB HISTORY ARCHIVES: [cplw category=”8″ width=”100%” … Read moreJiggs Petrucci Hole-In-One Certification – 1960