Author: Sacramento Golf Council

2021 Valley Women’s

Haggin Oaks came full circle today at the Inaugural Sacramento Valley Women’s Amateur Championship. Designed by world-renowned Alister MacKenzie back in 1932, Haggin Oaks is one of several designs of his in Northern California. MacKenzie was well ahead of his time, collaborating with one Marion Hollins on many of those designs including Pasatiempo, Augusta National…
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2021 City Men’s Championship

Marc Engellenner called it the best day of his golf career. “Absolutely,” he said. Engellenner had it going on Sunday at the Alister MacKenzie Golf Course, a par-72, 7,030-yard championship layout. He was long off the tee with his driver. He hit four of the five par-5s in two. He rolled in birdie putts. He…
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2021 County Vintage

The SGC’s County Vintage Women’s Net Championship and the Vintage Super Senior Championship were played at Mather GC on 6/1 and 6/2, under perfect weather and course conditions. Pam Katros of Roseville bested Vicki Philpott to win, shooting 140, a two under par total. In the Super Senior Men’s Championship (65 years and older), Joey…
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2021 County Vintage Net

The SGC’s County Vintage Women’s Net Championship and the Vintage Super Senior Championship were played at Mather GC on 6/1 and 6/2, under perfect weather and course conditions. Pam Katros of Roseville bested Vicki Philpott to win, shooting 140, a two under par total. In the Super Senior Men’s Championship (65 years and older), Joey…
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2021 County Senior & Super Senior

The Sacramento County Senior & Super Senior Championship was held May 4th & 5th at Ancil Hoffman GC. We had a great turnout this year: 49 Seniors, 43 Super Seniors and 6 Legends. In the Senior Division, Sam Pintar (73-72-145) birdied 3 of the last 4 holes to force a playoff with Jeff Britton (72-73-145).…
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2021 Junior Easter Championship

The 71st Sacramento City Jr. Easter Championship was contested at Bing Maloney on March 30th & 31st, 2021. The 1st day of the tournament had high winds all day, but the players made the best of it. The 2nd day was beautiful, no wind at all. We had a field of 140 players. There were…
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66th Sacramento City Four-Ball

Fifty-two teams competed in the qualifying round on March 20, for the 32 spots in match play. A score of 1-under 71 made the cut for match play. The team of Bobby Bucey and Brett Viboch (L-R, above) were medalists in the qualifying round with a best-ball score of 9-under par 63. The matches were…
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2020 County Four-Ball

The 2020 Sacramento County Men’s Four-Ball Championship was contested at Mather Golf Course on October 17-18 and October 24-25, 2020. In a tight title match, the team of Matthew Watkins and Nick Woo successfully defended their title, with a 2&1 victory over John Byers and Jason Herrera. Watkins and Woo shot a 6-under 66 in…
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2020 City Junior/Senior

The 72nd annual Walter & Olga Strand Junior/Senior Chapman Scotch City Championship was played at Bartley Cavanaugh Golf Course on Saturday, September 26, 2020. 38 teams teed it up in the Chapman Scotch format (hit, switch and choose), 21 in the Handicap Division and 17 in the Callaway Division. Aaron and Preston Castleton shot a…
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2020 State Fair Women’s

The 25th State Fair Women’s Championship was contested at Bartley Cavanaugh Golf Course, Sacramento, CA on September 5 and 6, 2020. It was a very toasty weekend with temperatures soaring well into triple digits. Carding a 7-under 65 on Saturday, Tess Blair was able to separate herself by five strokes as the field went into…
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