golf

Whitney Oaks to host PGA Nor-Cal Open

Whitney Oaks Golf Club has been selected to host the 86th annual Northern California Open Championship Sept. 9-11. A pro-am event will be held Sept. 8. Local Lincoln golfer Pasqua ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn homeless zone bus tour; what’s with the foothills smoke?; the Grape Days of Summer and golf team readies for Special Olympics

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Lincoln Hills to host Wounded Warrior golf day

The Lincoln Hills Golf Club will host one of 110 golf charity events for the Wounded Warrior Project Aug. 12. Sponsored by World’s Largest Golf Outing, Billy Casper Golf and ...

Golf run ends at section Masters for Granite Bay, Oakmont

STOCKTON — Woodcreek senior Bryce Johnson shot a 2-under-par 70 at the Sac-Joaquin Section Boys Masters Golf Tournament at The Reserve at Spanos Park on Monday. Johnson fini ...

Placer golfers shooting for another winning season

  The Placer High School boys golf team is looking to repeat as league and section champs this season.   Coming off a landslide section-championship victory i ...

Golf program gives kids a head start on game basics

It took just one day on the course at St. Andrews in Scotland — the birthplace of golf — and Phil Green was hooked. “That just set it in stone what I was gong t ...

PGA honors Auburn golf pro

Shawn Kelly’s game isn’t getting any better — or worse — these days.    The pro at the Ridge for the last 13 years has noticed his game is ...

Golf aids make home practice fun and useful

Golf practice does not always have to be implemented outdoors. Creative players can find plenty of ways to improve their games at home or indoors. There is the timely and sagacious ...

Golf Tips: Balance points will improve consistency

When golfers talk about the golf swing, it is amazing how many different opinions and theories are discussed. Golfers tend to think way too much about their swings, which can inhib ...

Golf tips:Get a grip on fundamentals

It’s about time to review a few fundamentals for an end of summer tune-up to get us ready for autumnal golf. In the next few weeks we’ll review in depth some of the basic funda ...