Ed Twohig Sr.

Holyoke native left his mark as a PGA of America professional, serving as head pro at Amherst GC from 1944 to 1978; grew up as a caddie at the Old Mount Tom Golf Club, occasionally carrying the bag for legendary course architect Donald Ross; guest of honor at 1967 Western Mass. Tee Party; recognized by PGA of America for half century of service in 1996; once shot 64 at Amherst GC and a 72 at Pinehurst No. 2; sons Ed Jr. and Dave are current professionals in region.