The setup is similar to the 2012 U.S. Open, except for a twist on the closing hole, which can now play as short as 275 yards.
Nick Moore came back to earn his second NCGA Public Links title in three years.
The Swinging Skirts Classic is being contested at Lake Merced GC this weekend.
Northern California golf industry officials were at Poppy Hills, the home course of the NCGA, on Thursday to discuss water and sustainability.
Sixty-five Youth on Course caddies helped transform Poppy Hills into Augusta National during The Masters weekend.
Justin Suh of San Jose and Danville’s Sara Banke both picked up big wins at the annual event.
Fairfield resident Jeff Wilson went south and captured the SCGA Mid-Amateur Championship. Wilson also won the event in 2008. In 2014, the NCGA’s Jeff Burda won the SCGA Senior Championship.
Eddie LeBaron, a former NCGA Board of Directors member and chairman of Poppy Holding Inc, died of natural causes Wednesday at the age of 85 in Stockton.
Casey Boyns added yet another NCGA title, winning the Senior Championship at Spyglass Hill.
Champions were crowned in the event Saturday at Poppy Hills.