After a lengthy winter break, the 2015-2016 JTNC season continues this weekend with the Spring Series I in Stockton. Ahmed Ali of Palo Alto and Yoonhee Kim of San Ramon currently lead in the Boys’ and Girls’ Player of the Year points standings, respectively.
One of the greatest chapters in the history of the NCGA is coming to an end. On March 10, the lease agreement between the Spyglass Founders Club and the Pebble Beach Company will expire. Created by the NCGA, the Founders Club helped get Spyglass Hill built.
As part of the celebration of the event’s 100th anniversary (and just because they’re good guys), Digital golf news magazine Global Golf Post announced that it will cover the greens fees for all 22 finalists at this year’s San Francisco City Golf Championship.
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.