The Story Behind Pro USA Footgolfer, Nick Wallace

Sports were big for Nick Wallace as a youth and in high school at McClatchy in Sacramento. He went year-round, season to season, playing soccer, basketball, and baseball. He went on to play soccer in college, both at Cosumnes River College in Sacramento and then at San Francisco State. He took his game to another… Continue reading →

The Story Behind Sacramento Golf Councilman, Rudy Danzinger

Rudy Danzinger didn’t know a thing about golf when he was growing up in his hometown of Cincinnati. He didn’t know anybody in the area that played golf. He didn’t know where any of the courses were located. All of that changed for Danzinger when he left town, headed west, and ended up in the… Continue reading →

The Story Behind Sacramento Women’s Golf Club with Jean Taylor

Take it from Jean Taylor. It’s never too late to take up golf. “You can play it later in life. But it does take work,” said Taylor. “I took it up late in life, and that’s why I appreciate golf.” Taylor turned to golf after playing a lot of tennis – a combination of Sacramento… Continue reading →

Yuka Saso, of the Philippines, Wins the 76th U.S. Women’s Open Championship in San Francisco

The spotlight was on a pair of teenagers following the final round of the 76th U.S. Women’s Open Championship on Sunday at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. It was on Yuka Saso, 19, of the Philippines. Saso won the title as she birdied the third hole of a playoff to beat Nasa Hataoka of… Continue reading →