This weekly feature is all about you – your stories, your special accomplishments, your tournament results, and your golf news! This week we feature articles about an ex-Del Oro golfer earning his tour card, Sacramento State golf news, and more!
If you have a story you would like to submit, please send it to Jennifer Morton at firstname.lastname@example.org. All contributions need to be received by Monday to be considered for publication by Wednesday.
Ex-Del Oro Golfer earns PGA Latinoamerica Tour card
“You can bet that if there’s one thing that Josh Sedeno is doing these days, it’s brushing up on his Spanish…”
Reigning Women’s Golf Champion Sacramento State Picked To Repeat
“The Sacramento State Hornets were picked to win the 2020 Big Sky Women’s Golf Championship by unanimous decision, announced today by the conference office. The preseason poll was voted on by league head coaches, who are not allowed to vote for their own team…”
Your Dream Round At Pebble Beach Just Got More Expensive Thanks To Rising Greens Fees
“Have you been saving up your hard-earned money for the ultimate Pebble Beach golf vacation? If so, you’re going to need to increase your budget. The operators of Pebble Beach Resort have decided to raise Pebble Beach greens fees for 2020…”
PGA REACH CHARITY PRO-AM
Saturday, April 25th, 2020
On April 25, 2020, the Bay Area welcomes a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in the PGA REACH Charity Pro-Am. Participants play TPC Harding Park in tournament conditions and walk the fairways the day the course closes and will be the last to do so until the best in the world arrive to claim the Wanamaker Trophy.
The 2020 Charity Pro-Am includes:
· Exclusive welcome party hosted Friday, April 24th at 4 Embarcadero, home of the 2020 PGA Championship Experience
· 25 team tournament hosted at TPC Harding Park on Saturday, April 25th; teams consist of 4 amateurs and a PGA Professional*
· Curated Winemakers Awards dinner immediately following play with live auction
· Exciting tee prizes and inspired cuisine throughout
*You may provide your own PGA Professional or the Northern California PGA Section can provide one for you.
PGA REACH, and the Northern California PGA Foundation, positively impacts the lives of youth, military, and diverse populations though the game of golf. Join us as we roll out the green carpet for a great cause!
Contact Trish Gregovich at TGregovich@pgahq.com | 925-212-1057
Babic Leads Women’s Golf In First Round Of UCF Challenge
“Sofie Babic shot a season-best 3-under par round of 69 and is tied for third after the first round of the UCF Challenge on Sunday at the Eagle Creek GC. The Sacramento State women’s golf team is tied for fifth after the first round at 2-over par…”
Madan Shoots 68, Blair 69 As Women’s Golf Moved Into Fourth At UCF Challenge
“The Sacramento State women’s golf team shot 3-under par as a team and was led by a 68 from NIshtha Madan and a 69 from Tess Blair during the second round of the UCF Challenge on Monday. The Hornets moved into fourth place in the event which features seven teams ranked among the top 50 in NCAA Div. I…”
- Wednesday, February 12, 2020 – Weekly What’s New in Golf Facebook Live With Ken & Jen – 10 am – 10:30 am – Haggin Oaks Golf Complex Facebook Page which you can find here
- Wednesday, February 12, 2020 – New Episode of the Hosel Rockets Podcast – Click here to find out where you can listen
- Saturday, February 8, 2020 – Bing Maloney’s Ladies 9-Hole Fun Play Saturday Golf Group – Play on the short, executive 9-hole golf course and meet afterward in Maloney’s Grille to make new friends and have a drink or bite to eat – and laugh! – Bing Maloney Golf Course
- Sunday, February 9, 2020 –William Land Golf Course’s Ladies 9-Hole Fun Play – Come out and enjoy weekend play at William Land Golf Course! Afterwards we can gather for a drink or bite to eat. Make some new friends! $15 to walk; $22 to ride. – William Land Golf Course
- Friday, February 7 – Sunday, February 9 – TaylorMade SIM Launch Weekend – Get a free 15 min trackman fitting to try the new TaylorMade SIM line at the Haggin Oaks Golf Super Shop on February 7 – 9! – Haggin Oaks Golf Super Shop
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