JGANC Winter Shootout Junior Championship Results

JGANC hosted their Winter Shootout Junior Championship on the Alister MacKenzie Golf Course, a par-72, 7,030-yard layout, at the Haggin Oaks Golf Complex. What is JGANC? “The Junior Golf Association of Northern California is a non-profit organization that has been creating champions since 1970. They offer a variety of fun, competitive, affordable junior golf tournaments… Continue reading →

Which New 2022 Srixon Golf Ball is Right for You?

Below you’ll find helpful information on each of these new Srixon golf balls. Find out which of these dozens fit your game! Product Launch Date: January 21, 2022 Z-STAR DIAMOND With a blend of greenside control and long-game distance, the new Z-STAR DIAMOND also delivers the unique benefit of increased spin on long and mid-iron… Continue reading →

Hosel Rockets Podcast #35 – An Interview w/Alister MacKenzie Historical Society’s Gary Nelson

Later this year, the Alister MacKenzie Course at the Haggin Oaks Golf Complex turns 90 years old. Alister MacKenzie was a golf course architect that designed many of the greatest golf courses in the world, including the Alister MacKenzie Course at Haggin Oaks. Ken Morton Jr. had a chance to talk with Gary Nelson about… Continue reading →

Weekly Recap: New Website Launched for The Pavilion at Haggin Oaks

In case you missed it… here is everything you need to know from this past week! Catch up on this week’s local golf news: We’re excited to kick off 2022 with a brand new website for The Pavilion at Haggin Oaks Our brand new website features some beautiful images from real-life weddings at The Pavilion… Continue reading →

Volunteer Profile: Judith Hall Minasian

Judith Hall Minasian has been a Volunteer Player Assistant for the past 15 years. Judith not only volunteers for Player Assistant duties but can also be seen volunteering at Special Olympics, Golf Fore Health, and Junior golf camps throughout the year. In Judith’s past life her occupation was an Architectural Illustrator. She has been a… Continue reading →

Golf Etiquette for New Golfers

Etiquette is an important aspect of golf. For new players, the pressure of learning the intricacies of the sport can seem daunting and stressful. There is no formal rule book that outlines golf etiquette, yet most golfers expect everyone on a course to understand the main principles. There are many different points, but the basic… Continue reading →

XXIO X Woods and Irons – Presale

A skilled player with a strong swing stands to benefit greatly from XXIO’s unique lightweight designs. XXIO X stands apart as Woods and Irons that pair ease with your natural speed to enhance distance and accuracy beyond what you thought possible. Aggressive looks, premium feel, and stouter shafts make XXIO X the irresistible choice for… Continue reading →

The Story Behind Local Golfer Louie Euer

There are so many people over the years who have helped out Louie Euer in golf. There is Bud Perkins and Dale Smith at Diamond Oaks Golf Course in Roseville. There is Angie Dixon, Executive Director, and Megan Fidler, Director of Competitive Activities, of First Tee – Greater Sacramento. There is the Morton Golf Foundation…. Continue reading →

City of Sacramento Golf Courses: 2022 Capital Improvement Projects

Did you know that the dollars you are spending here at the City of Sacramento Golf Courses are being re-invested back into the city courses to create a better experience? You may have read about our 2021 Course Improvement Projects on our blog not too long ago. We are excited to continue that momentum into… Continue reading →