Tiger Woods never did it, nor did Jack Nicklaus. No one had, for that matter. Stephan Jaeger, a 27-year-old from Germany, shot a 12-under 58 in Thursday’s opening round of this weekend’s Web.com Tour Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae in Hayward.
Boys’ and Girls’ Player of the Year honors, and perhaps more history, will be among the things decided at next week’s Junior Tour of Northern California Championship at Poppy Hills GC in Pebble Beach.
Former S.F. Giants third base coach Tim Flannery will be the frontman when his band—Tim Flannery and the Lunatic Fringe—perform at “The Event” concert at Peach Tree G&CC this Thursday.
Beginning in 2017, 18-year-olds will be able to play in the U.S. Girls’ Junior Amateur and U.S. Junior Amateur. Poppy Hills will host the 2018 U.S. Girls’ Junior.
The annual Harbor Point Charitable Foundation’s Golf Fore Giving event tees off Monday, August 8 at Peacock Gap Golf Club in San Rafael. This year’s featured guest will be former Oakland A’s ace Vida Blue.
The 81 juniors who will compete in this year’s Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach and Poppy Hills were announced on Wednesday. The Champions Tour event is slated for Sept. 13-18.
In its 105-year existence, the prestigious California Amateur Championship had never seen a pair of brothers both hoist the Edward B. Tufts Trophy, let alone in back to back years.
Sectional qualifying has completed the field for the upcoming 2016 U.S. Women’s at CordeValle, to be held July 7-10.
Thirty years after hitting one of the tee shots for the June 1, 1986 grand opening of the original Poppy Hills, former PGA Tour pro Kirk Baxter returned again to celebrate the new Poppy Hills.
Northern California continued its recent hot streak of seeing players from the region winning national titles. Andrew Buchanan, a member at Los Altos G&CC, won the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship with partner Benjamin Baxter.