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Jets assistant coach Greg Knapp killed in bike accident in California

Jets assistant coach Greg Knapp killed in bike accident in California

Gregg Knapp coached many of the biggest names in the NFL over a 25-year career.Image: Getty ImagesNew York Jets assistant coach Greg Knapp died yesterday from injuries sustained when he was struck by a car while riding a bike...
Morikawa's Historic Win at The Open Championship – NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Morikawa’s Historic Win at The Open Championship – NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Spirit of the Game: Morikawa’s Historic Win at The Open Championship July 19, 2021 By Ben Everill, PGA Tour Tiger’s killer irons and instinct. Phil’s courage, smile and warmth. Fellow Californian Collin Morikawa invoked thoughts of the two most successful Golden State-bred golfers...
Jim Valenti--Age Shooter – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Jim Valenti–Age Shooter – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Faces of the NCGA: Jim Valenti–Age Shooter July 8, 2021 Do you dream of shooting your age someday? Data suggests that the odds are less than 9 in 1,000,000. For comparison, the odds of making a hole-in-one are 9 in 112,500. Over...
Conor McGregor (left); Stephen Thompson (right)

Conor McGregor bumps into a horde of fans while cycling in California; Stephen Thompson...

It goes without saying that no other UFC star is as popular as Conor McGregor. The charismatic Irishman has delivered plenty of entertaining performances inside the octagon, which has served him with millions of fans across the globe.Although 'The...
Merced County Championship – Non-NCGA Tournament, Other NCGA Point Event, Senior Event, Tournament Northern California Golf Association

Sonoma Senior and Super Senior Amateur – Non-NCGA Tournament, Other NCGA Point Event, Senior...

Northern California Golf Association Since 1901, the NCGA has served the golfers of Northern California. The NCGA supports and promotes golf in the region as a way of helping golfers better enjoy the benefits of the game. This...
Volunteering for the U.S. Women's Open---A Top 10 Experience!  – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Volunteering for the U.S. Women’s Open—A Top 10 Experience!  – App News, NCGA Blog...

Volunteering for the U.S. Women’s Open—A Top 10 Experience! By Audrey Cormier   I had the opportunity to serve as a volunteer marshal for the 2021 U.S.Women’s Open Championship held June 3-6 at the Olympic Club in San Francisco.   It was a...
Merced County Championship – Non-NCGA Tournament, Other NCGA Point Event, Senior Event, Tournament Northern California Golf Association

Merced County Championship – Non-NCGA Tournament, Other NCGA Point Event, Senior Event, Tournament Northern...

Northern California Golf Association Since 1901, the NCGA has served the golfers of Northern California. The NCGA supports and promotes golf in the region as a way of helping golfers better enjoy the benefits of the game. This...
Top 8 Golf Courses in California

Top 8 Golf Courses in California

If we had to pick a part of the country with the best golf courses and conditions, it’d be difficult to confidently pick just one. But, California would most certainly be in the conversation. While Florida offers a tropical...
Spectrum of NCGA Clubs---LPGA Amateur Golf Association – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Spectrum of NCGA Clubs—LPGA Amateur Golf Association – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California...

Spectrum of NCGA Clubs—LPGA Amateur Golf Association May 26, 2021 The LPGA Amateur Golf Association exists to connect women to learn, play and enjoy golf for business and for fun.  Since its inception in 1991, the LPGA Amateur Golf Association (formerly...
Welcome to the Neighborhood! – NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Welcome to the Neighborhood! – NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Welcome to the Neighborhood! May 6, 2021 By Dianna Stein  Longtime NCGA/WGANC Rules official KC Cote assumed she was always going to live in her town of Novato, although she does have an adventurous streak, having served our country during the Vietnam...
If Caitlyn Jenner were a Black woman running for governor of California, Brett Favre would have already said something

If Caitlyn Jenner were a Black woman running for governor of California, Brett Favre...

Caitlyn Jenner, soon-to-be Republican California gubernatorial candidate.Photo: Getty ImagesRacism is an easy thing to spot, especially when you have examples. And given that hating someone solely based on the color of their skin has always been a stupid premise,...
USGA says limited attendance will be allowed for U.S. Open, U.S. Women's Open in California

USGA says limited attendance will be allowed for U.S. Open, U.S. Women’s Open in...

A limited number of spectators will be permitted to attend both the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines (South) in San Diego and the U.S. Women's Open at the Olympic Club in San Francisco this June.To do so under California...
Steph Curry and Lee Elder Look to Inspire Future Minority Golfers – NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Steph Curry and Lee Elder Look to Inspire Future Minority Golfers – NCGA Blog...

  Steph Curry and Lee Elder Look to Inspire Future Minority Golfers April 14, 2021 Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry has already made efforts to bring golf more to the Black community, including supporting the re-establishment of the Howard men’s and...
Watch: Steelers WR Chase Claypool Involved In California Tavern Fight On March 13

View: Steelers WR Chase Claypool Associated In California Tavern Fight On March 13

Pittsburgh Steelers vast receiver Chase Claypool was reportedly associated in a late-evening bar combat 11 evenings ago in Southern California, according to TMZ Athletics. The incident took location at the Wild Goose Tavern in Costa Mesa, Calif on March...
Dinuba Open – Non-NCGA Tournament, Other NCGA Point Event, Tournament Northern California Golf Association

Dinuba Open – Non-NCGA Tournament, Other NCGA Point Event, Tournament Northern California Golf Association

Northern California Golf Association Since 1901, the NCGA has served the golfers of Northern California. The NCGA supports and promotes golf in the region as a way of helping golfers better enjoy the benefits of the game. This...
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Successful start for California Rugby League

Photo Credit: David Barpal California Rugby League (CRL) has successfully staged a series of exhibition games in the San Francisco Bay Area. Five teams took part in a series of matches played under modified rules Saturday in San Mateo. Los...
NCGA Member/Former WGANC Director Evelyn Hayes Turns 100! – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

NCGA Member/Former WGANC Director Evelyn Hayes Turns 100! – App News, NCGA Blog Northern...

NCGA Member/Former WGANC Director Evelyn Hayes Turns 100! March 15, 2021 By Dianna Stein   On March 24, NCGA member Evelyn Hayes of Butte Creek Country Club will turn 100 years old. She’s had quite a journey in golf. Evelyn’s longtime work and dedication...
Big Year for the LPGA Tour Pros – Womens NewsLinks Northern California Golf Association

Big Year for the LPGA Tour Pros – Womens NewsLinks Northern California Golf Association

Big Year for the LPGA Tour Pros Do you know which of our NorCal golf stars are now pros currently active on the LPGA Tour? We are watching these ladies week after week to cheer them on. Monterey native Mina Harigae...
Women's Golf Pioneer – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Women’s Golf Pioneer – App News, NCGA Blog Northern California Golf Association

Marion Hollins: Women’s Golf Pioneer March 15, 2021 Photos by Julian P. Graham  Marion Hollins, who was inducted into the NCGA Hall of Fame in 2012, was a pioneer for women’s golf. In 1921, Hollins, who will be inducted into the World Golf...

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