Blaise Giroso

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Blaise Giroso dominated amateur golf in Delaware for more than 15 years and became a force in golf throughout the Delaware Valley.  From 1979 through 1994, he won the Delaware State Amateur
Tournament 10 times, before turning professional.  He also won the 1984 DSGA Open.  He won the Delaware Blue Hen Classic four times.  Regionally, he was second in the Golf Association
of Philadelphia’s Amateur Championship four times.  He twice won the Patterson Cup, the Philadelphia Association’s premier stroke play tournament.  Giroso won three Silver Cross Awards
(1983, 1985 and 1986), given to the player with the lowest aggregate score in the qualifying rounds of the Amateur Championship and the Patterson Cup.  He was selected 10 times to represent the
Philadelphia Association in its annual Compher Cup clash with New Jersey, and eight times in the Mason-Dixon Matches against the Middle Atlantic Golf Association.  He qualified for match play in
the Association’s Amateur Championship six consecutive years.  Nationally, he qualified for two U.S. Amateur Championships.



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