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New Year Brings Changes to NCGA Championship Calendar: What You Need to Know
Jan06

New Year Brings Changes to NCGA Championship Calendar: What You Need to Know

The New Year brings some big changes to the 2017 NCGA Championship Season, including when the Player of the Year points seasons will conclude. Here’s the scoop on what you need to know.

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Quinn’s Brigade: In the Spirit of the Crosby
Jan06

Quinn’s Brigade: In the Spirit of the Crosby

2017 NCGA President Pat Quinn is using his appearance in the AT&T Pro-Am as a vehicle to give back to the successful Youth on Course program. His Brigade has already surpassed expectations. Now it’s your turn!

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NCGA Mourns the Loss of Longtime Course Rater Brad Carley
Jan05

NCGA Mourns the Loss of Longtime Course Rater Brad Carley

The NCGA mourns the loss of longtime NCGA course rater Brad Carley, who died suddenly on Dec. 3, 2016. Golf writer Ed Anderson penned a column memorializing his friend.

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Youth on Course featured on USA TODAY Sports
Dec15

Youth on Course featured on USA TODAY Sports

Golf has always been viewed as a luxury activity that most parents, especially their kids, just can’t afford. Until now. Youth on Course is changing the game, and the idea is simple — kids never pay more than $5 for a round of golf.

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Cypress Point Club to Host 2025 Walker Cup Matches
Dec15

Cypress Point Club to Host 2025 Walker Cup Matches

Cypress Point Club will host the 2025 Walker Cup Matches. The last time the mystical course hosted the event was in 1981, the only previous time a USGA event has been held on the Alister MacKenzie designed masterpiece.

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Poppy Hills Named Course of the Year Finalist
Dec12

Poppy Hills Named Course of the Year Finalist

The NCGA’s Poppy Hills has been named a finalist for National Course of the Year by the National Golf Course Owner’s Association. In 2015, Poppy Hills was named Course of the Year by the California Golf Course Owner’s Association.

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2016 NCGA Annual Meeting: Pat Quinn Elected New President
Dec09

2016 NCGA Annual Meeting: Pat Quinn Elected New President

San Jose Country Club member Pat Quinn was elected President of the NCGA for 2017 at the organization’s annual meeting on Dec. 9 at Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach.

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No More Penalty When Ball Accidentally Moves on Putting Green
Dec08

No More Penalty When Ball Accidentally Moves on Putting Green

The USGA and The R&A announced the introduction of a new Local Rule, which will be implemented in NCGA Championships, that eliminates the penalty when a ball is accidentally moved on the putting green.

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Junior All-Stars Challenge Cup Set to Return to Poppy Hills
Dec05

Junior All-Stars Challenge Cup Set to Return to Poppy Hills

The second annual Challenge Cup, featuring some of the best juniors from NorCal taking on some of the best juniors from SoCal, returns to Poppy Hills Jan. 3-4.

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Online Registration for New Look S.F. City Championship Underway
Dec02

Online Registration for New Look S.F. City Championship Underway

Among the changes for the 101st ‘The City’ are a new championship website and the announcement that all rounds will be held at TPC Harding Park.

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Bryson DeChambeau to Play in 2017 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
Nov28

Bryson DeChambeau to Play in 2017 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Bryson DeChambeau is headed to Pebble Beach for the 2017 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

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Remembering Women’s Golf Pioneer Peggy Kirk Bell
Nov26

Remembering Women’s Golf Pioneer Peggy Kirk Bell

Women’s golf pioneer Peggy Kirk Bell, who received the USGA’s Bob Jones Award in 1990 for distinguished sportsmanship and service to the game, died at the age of 95.

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