Ellie Bushnell, Logan Green, Clark Van Gaalen & Landon Alabateo Lead Way In California State Fair Junior Golf Championship at Haggin Oaks

On a very smoky weekend from the nearby Caldor Fire in the Sierra Nevada mountains, several local standout junior golfers posted some very low scores on the Alister MacKenzie GC at Haggin Oaks this past weekend, August 28. Granite Bay’s Ellie Bushnell continued a remarkable summer in which she’s won numerous junior golf events already… Continue reading →

MacKenzie’s Sports Bar & Grille Table Guide

In an attempt to showcase our immense course history and highlight important golf moments our restaurant table tops are decorated with News Clippings, Photographs, and more! Next time you visit Haggin Oaks, take a moment in our restaurant and check out these interesting facts of the past. One | Two | Three | Four |… Continue reading →

Weekly Recap: Former First Tee Junior, Austin Smotherman claims the Simmons Bank Open

In case you missed it… here is everything you need to know from this past week! Catch up on this weeks local golf news: Austin Smotherman leads from wire-to-wire to claim the Simmons Bank Open For The Snedeker Foundation Austin Smotherman led all four rounds of the Simmons Bank Open For The Snedeker Foundation and claimed… Continue reading →

Did You Know Sacramento Has Its Own Golf Hall of Fame?

Sacramento has proven to be a hotbed of golf for almost as long as the game is old. Proof of that fact is the incredible legacy that the several dozen individuals inducted into Sacramento’s Golf Hall of Fame. The First Tee of Greater Sacramento’s Sacramento Golf Hall of Fame recognizes those individuals that had an… Continue reading →

Golf’s Recovery During Covid-19 Shows Growth & Passion For The Game

“Why is Golf Dying?” is one of the most Google searched golf questions. In some ways it is a valid question. Since 2006, an incredibly large amount of golf courses have closed in the United States. However, the sport saw record numbers of rounds played in 2020 according to the National Golf Foundation, while many… Continue reading →

Now Enrolling! Junior Golf Summer Programs at Haggin Oaks

We are happy to announce that we have officially opened up enrollment to our Junior Golf Summer Programs. We have modifications in place to ensure everyone’s safety and comfort.  Each session will be limited to six students to keep social distancing and safety protocols in place.  We have added additional sessions to do our best… Continue reading →