Former champions of the annual San Francisco City Championship recently got together to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the event. The San Francisco City not only is the longest continuously running tournament in golf, but also one of the most unique.
Sunnyside CC director of golf Steve Menchinella, 75, has put down a lot of things on his card over the years. But never anything like this. Menchinella recently had a 3-hole run that was nothing but magic.
Mark Murray, a former NCGA director, passed away recently in Hawaii.
NCGA member and former Junior Tour of Northern California member Hannah O’Sullivan has been named to the 2016 Curtis Cup USA Team. A member at the Olympic Club, O’Sullivan had a breakthrough 2015 season which included winning the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship.
Not enough time for a 36-hole event? Want to play with your friend or significant other against players of the same caliber? The new NCGA One-Day Competitions are just the thing you’re looking for. As a bonus, the competitions are also a great deal.
Ticket packages are now available for the 2016 U.S. Women’s Open at CordeValle in San Martin. It will mark the first time the U.S. Women’s Open has been held in the Bay Area. A number of volunteer positions are also still available.
The new Poppy Hills Golf Course will make its USGA debut when it hosts the 2018 U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship. On Monday, the USGA announced that Poppy Hills will host the championship July 16-21.
NCGA President John Ronca won’t ever forget his experience at the 2016 AT&T Pro-Am. By the time Sunday arrived, Ronca and pro partner Hiroshi Iwata were so much in the title hunt that they teed off in the final foursome with Phil Mickelson.
The annual Chevron Charity Shoot-Out between the San Francisco 49ers and S.F. Giants teed off Tuesday at Pebble Beach Golf Links. Here’s a photo gallery of some of the action.
The USGA announced that the 2021 U.S. Women’s Open will be held at the Olympic Club. It means that two U.S. Women’s Opens will be held in NorCal in a span of five years. This year’s U.S. Women’s Open is being held at CordeValle in San Martin.