9/11- 9/17 Sacramento Golf Weekly Recap

In case you missed it… here is everything you need to know from this past week!

Tuesday- Cameron Champ 2022 Pro-Am at Silverado Country Club

Cameron Champ tee’s off his 2022 Charity Pro-Am event at Silverado C.C. benefiting the Cameron Champ Foundation, leading up to his season debut at the Fortinet Tournament on the PGA Tour.

Tuesday- Thank a Golf Course Superintendent Day

International ‘Thank a Golf Course Superintendent Day’ coming September 13th. Celebrate golf course management professionals with support on social media using #ThankASuper GCSAA, in conjunction with other global superintendent groups, is recognizing those who help keep golf courses enjoyable and sustainable with an international “Thank a Golf Course Superintendent Day,” encouraging all those who love golf to thank their course’s superintendent.

Wednesday- Golf Polos & Yatta Yatta Yatta

Yatta Golf is here to disrupt the golf industry by bringing modern engineering and style to the game you know and love.

Wednesday- Austin Smotherman Talks About His Upcoming Second PGA Tour Season

NAPA – After playing nine holes during a practice round for players on Tuesday, Austin Smotherman talked about several things – the work he has put into his short game over the last few weeks, seeing family and friends as he plays in the Fortinet Championship starting on Thursday at Silverado Resort and Spa, and the start that he got in golf in the Sacramento area.

Thursday- Price Drop on US KIDS Tour S3 Package Sets

The US KIDS Tour S3 Package Sets are now on sale at the Haggin Oaks Golf Super Shop.

Friday-Payntr Golf Shoes Will Multiply Your Performance

Performance Multiplied – not just a marketing tagline for the Payntr Golf Shoe, it’s foundational in everything they do.


Isaac Ortega has been a Starter in the Pro Shop at William Land Golf Course for the past 3 months.
Before joining the staff at William Land Golf Course he was employed at Orange Theory Fitness.

Notable Mentions

74th Walter & Olga Strand Junior/Senior City Championship

The 74th annual Walter & Olga Strand Junior/Senior Chapman Scotch City Championship took place at Bartley Cavanaugh Golf Course on Sunday, September 11, 2022. This was an 18-hole, 2-player team event. The competition used a Chapman Scotch format (Hit, Switch and Choose).

The 74th annual Walter & Olga Strand Junior/Senior Chapman Scotch City Championship was contested at Bartley Cavanaugh Golf Course on Sunday, September 11, 2022.

The weather was great, a little overcast (maybe a little smoke from all the fires!).

Some highlights from the day: We had a past Champion team, Gallagher Father and son, and the Tom and Erin Morton family playing with their boys Evan and Ellis. Tom is also a past champion of this tournament (1993).

A great field, with lots of smiling faces. The pace of play was great, just around 4 hours.

The winning team shot a gross 71 net 63.5 to become the 74th. Winners of this event: Congratulations to Derek and Allison Chan, from Sacramento. The Callaway flight winners were Carlo and Nora Ligotti from Sonoma, they shot 83 gross and 70 Net.

Teaching pro who honed his game watching internet has qualified for PGA Tour season opener is featured in Golf Digest

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