Weekly Recap: Haggin Oaks Ranked Top Ten Municipal GC In America

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

Catch up on this weeks local golf news:

Haggin Oaks Ranked Top Ten Municipal GC In America

Most everybody has heard about municipal courses like Bethpage, Chambers Bay and Torrey Pines where the U.S. Open has been played, but there are a great many fantastic muni’s that are less famous.

Check out this Bulldog Insider feature on Sacramento’s own, Alex Lee

Lee, a native of Sacramento, shot a 7-under-par 66 to win the U.S. Open local qualifier that was held at Dragonfly. He moves one step closer to possibly qualifying for this year’s U.S. Open at Torrey Pines.

Winston Pan & Kailey Yoon Take First Tee – Greater Sacramento Junior Tour Golf Championship Titles

First Tee – Greater Sacramento held its Junior Tour Golf Championship this past week at the Bartley Cavanaugh Golf Course of Sacramento and kids from around the region showed off their incredible golfing skills and prowess with low scores across the course- proving that the Sacramento region is never short of great golf talent.

Local Juniors on their way to Florida representing the First Tee of Greater Sacramento

On Saturday, May 15, 2021 the First Tee Junior Tour held an Optimist International  Qualifier at Haggin Oaks in hopes of winning a playing spot at Doral County Club in mid-July.

They are Travis Burgess and Haley Wong in 1st place & Nikki Chindavong in 3rd place.

Catch up on this weeks blogs:

Monday – This Golf Cart Can Fly!

Tuesday – How to Play Hole 11 at Haggin Oaks Golf Course

Wednesday – Meet Chris Staples, our Director of Youth, Family, & Adaptive Golf

Thursday – In Memory of Doris Yates 1919-2021

Friday – Topgolf and Its Impact on Golf

Saturday – The Story Behind Darla May Dela Torre

Check back next Sunday for your weekly recap!

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