The USGA has announced changes to the Handicap System in tandem with its 2016 updates to the Rules of Golf. One is that player’s playing alone can no longer post scores for handicap purposes.
Rancho Murieta and Roddy Ranch advanced to the State finals.
Players in three different flights and an overall gross champion were crowned at Poppy Hills Golf Course.
The best junior golfers from the Junior Tour of Northern California will square off against the best juniors from Southern California in the inaugural Challenge Cup, to be held Dec. 22-23 at Poppy Hills in Pebble Beach. The two day event will feature a Ryder Cup-like format.
Titles in three flights are on the line at Poppy Hills.
The championship was held at Poppy Hills.
Mira Costa took the team title, while Corona del Mar’s Alyaa Abdulghany won the individual crown with a women’s course record 69 at Poppy Hills.
Recent Stocker Cup winner Brady Exber will be one of 18 representing the U.S. at next year’s Concession Cup in Florida. The Concession Cup features Mid-Amateurs and Senior Amateurs from the States taking on their counterparts from Great Britain and Ireland.
The 2015 CIF State Girls’ Golf High School Championship will bring some powerhouses to host course Poppy Hills in Pebble Beach. SoCal champ Andrea Lee of Mira Costa is the No.24 ranked amateur in the world.
The event was held at The Club at Crazy Horse Ranch in Salinas.