While there’s still Sectional Qualifying to go, the field for the 2016 U.S. Women’s Open is beginning to take shape. Among those exempt are 2010 champion Paula Creamer and 2014 champ Michelle Wie.
San Jose State officials and other dignitaries broke ground on the university’s new $10.2 golf complex. The Spartan Complex will be the first-ever on-campus training facility for the men and women’s SJSU golf programs.
Pasatiempo GC in Santa Cruz, site of a recent U.S. Open local qualifier, recently signed a 30-year water deal with the city of Scotts Valley. The club, designed by architect Alister MacKenzie, is also in the process of building a 500,000-gallon storage tank.
When Cal alum James Hahn won the 2015 Northern Trust Open, it was supposed to the game changer. A bit over a year and struggles later, Hahn again thought about getting out of golf—until he picked up another win at the Wells Fargo Championship, that is.
August 8, 2016 Results will be posted as soon as they are available.
Bobby Bucey and Brett Viboch won with a record score.
Northern California has played a prominent role in the story of women’s golf. Here’s a look at those who shaped the region.