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Flood damage causes B.C. Open to move

Updated: July 6, 2006, 5:06 PM ET
Associated Press

VERONA, N.Y. -- Flooding along New York's Southern Tier forced PGA officials Thursday to change the venue for the final B.C. Open to Turning Stone Resort's Atunyote Golf Club.

The move about 90 miles northeast from En-Joie Golf Club in Endicott, N.Y. was driven by widespread flooding last week along the Susquehanna River. The river runs alongside the public course, which had hosted the tournament since it began in 1971.

"It's kind of a bittersweet day," Henry Hughes, chief ...

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