golf

Stanley Brown’s eagle flies Placer to a PVL golf championship

By the time Stanley Brown had birdied hole No. 17 at the Darkhorse Golf Course in Auburn Monday, he had all-but guaranteed his medalist finish in the final Pioneer Valley League to ...

2016 Placer High School Athletic Hall of Fame: Carol French paved the way for Hillmen golfers

It’s tough to walk down an Auburn-area hall without encountering Auburn sports icon Carol French, who shot the cover off golf balls before there even was a Placer High girls ...

Meredith Loosse joins staff at Woodcreek Golf Club

Meredith Loosse, a PGA and LPGA teaching professional with considerable credentials, has recently joined the staff at Woodcreek Golf Club in Roseville. Loosse has a diverse career ...

March 30 spring sports roundup: Placer golf, tennis stays unbeaten in the PVL

Golf Placer 206, Colfax 241 A week free of practices during spring break did little to hinder the Hillmen golf squad Tuesday, as the group turned in its lowest score of the year ...

March 18 spring sports roundup: Colfax splits softball double-header with Nevada Union

Softball Colfax 4, Nevada Union 1 Nevada Union 7, Colfax 1 After having their season opener rained out three different times last week, the Colfax High girls softball team final ...

March 16 golf roundup: Placer is still on top of the PVL

The Placer High golf team picked up right where it left off Tuesday, opening the 2016 campaign with a 207-262 rout of Center at the Auburn Valley Golf Club. Stanley Brown carded a ...

Jessup Golf fundraiser to feature $1 mil opportunity

One lucky golfer could walk off with $1 million at the 18th annual William Jessup University Warrior Golf Classic April 15 at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln. T ...

William Jessup Warrior Golf Classic April 15 at Catta Verdera Country Club

The Jessup Athletic Association will host the 18th annual Warrior Golf Classic on Friday, April 15 at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln. The Warrior Golf Classic is open to th ...

THE QUEEN OF CLUBS: Placer sophomore Natalie Pietromonaco aims for another section crown

Placer High sophomore Natalie Pietromonaco is the queen of doing more with less. In golf, where athletes are rewarded for taking fewer shots, Pietromonaco has quickly become an eff ...

Placer High counselor, Cool resident Karen Garcia wins U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Golf Championship

Those “follow your dreams” speeches from Placer High counselor Karen Garcia suddenly carry a little more weight. A monstrous trophy and status as the United States Gol ...

William Jessup challenges conference rivals in season opener

The William Jessup University men's golf team showed superb promise at the Firestorm Fall Invitational Golf Tournament hosted by Arizona Christian University in Phoenix, Ari ...

12th Annual Bill Santucci Memorial Golf Tournament

Celebrating the legacy of Roseville great Bill Santucci, the 12th-annual Bill Santucci Memorial Golf Tournament will take place Friday, Sept. 18 at Sierra View Country Club in Rose ...

2015 U.S. Senior Open: There’s no place like home for Kevin Sutherland

This week, Kevin Sutherland will be comfortably sleeping in his own bed every evening, eating dinner at home if he pleases, and happily behind the wheel of his aging BMW on the sho ...

The Ridge wins NCGA East Sacramento Zone tourney title

Local area men’s golf clubs sent respective teams to the recent Northern California Golf Association’s zone championship competition at Poppy Hills and Carmel Valley Ra ...