July 17, 2012
Lake Placid golf icon J. Peter Martin was honored Friday night at the Whiteface Club and Resort. Martin is celebrating his 35th year as PGA professional at Whiteface, and some 200 people attended a dinner in his honor on the eve of the Whiteface Open. Martin received a citation from the town and village for his years of service and devotion to the game. It was also announced that Friday was J. Peter Martin Day in Lake Placid. Whiteface Club management presented him with a plaque dedicating the first hole to the long time pro.