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Feb 03, 2014, 16:51 ET

Southland Female Junior Golfers To Again Play With KNC Champions At The 2014 Kraft Nabisco Championship

For the third straight year, top California female junior golfers will be paired with LPGA legends for an inspirational round of golf on Monday,...

Oct 22, 2013, 21:42 ET

SCGA inducts John Cook, Roger Kelly and Paul Runyan into Hall of Fame

Their golf careers were astonishing, but it was the lives of John Cook, Roger Kelly and Paul Runyan that were on display Tuesday at the...

Apr 02, 2013, 22:55 ET
Angel Yin, winner of the 2013 Kraft Nabisco Legends Junior Challenge.  (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Golf Association)

Fourteen-year-old Angel Yin Qualifies for Kraft Nabisco Championship

 Fourteen-year-old Angel Yin of Arcadia, Calif. fired a 5-under par 67 Tuesday on the Arnold Palmer Course at Mission Hills CC to win the 2013...

Mar 27, 2013, 13:30 ET

Field Announced For Kraft Nabisco Legends Junior Challenge

The field for the 2013 Kraft Nabisco Legends Junior Challenge has been released, the Kraft Nabisco Championship and SCGA Youth on Course announced...

Feb 28, 2013, 13:13 ET

Southland Female Junior Golfers To Play With LPGA Legends at the 2013 Kraft Nabisco Championship

 For the second straight year top Southern California female junior golfers will be paired with LPGA legends for an inspirational round of golf...

Jan 29, 2013, 20:56 ET
Southern California Golf Association.  (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Golf Association)

Southland Golfers Encouraged to Sign SCGA's Pace of Play Pledge

 The Southern California Golf Association this month launched a Pace of Play Pledge, urging Southland golfers to change the culture that...

Oct 30, 2012, 21:21 ET
Melissa Montgomery-Lynch, Nathaniel Crosby and Linda Hope were on hand to accept the honor on behalf of their parents.  (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Golf Association)

Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dinah Shore inducted into SCGA Hall of Fame

 The lives of Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dinah Shore were honored today as the trio was inducted into the Southern California Golf Association...

Oct 30, 2012, 21:07 ET
Newly appointed SCGA president, Dr. Tom Lindgren.  (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Golf Association)

SCGA Names Tom Lindgren President

 Dr. Tom Lindgren, a retired surgeon and member of The Palms GC and San Diego CC, was elected president of the SCGA at its Annual Meeting,...

Mar 30, 2012, 11:28 ET

SCGA Foundation Receives $25,000 From Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market for Legacy Junior Challenge Involvement

The Southern California Golf Association Foundation, which oversaw an event in which local junior girl golfers competed for an invitation to play...

Feb 23, 2012, 14:25 ET

20 Southland Female Junior Golfers to Compete For a Chance to Play in LPGA Tour Major Championship

Twenty top Southern California female junior golfers will be paired with LPGA legends for an inspirational round of golf Tuesday, March 27, as part...

Oct 25, 2011, 19:28 ET

Southern California Golf Association Appoints New President

Dennis Harwood of Corona del Mar, who has been an avid golfer for more than 60 years, was elected president of the Southern California Golf...

Dec 14, 2010, 19:27 ET

SCGA Foundation Offers $50 Callaway Gift Card with Farmers Insurance Open and Northern Trust Open Ticket Purchases

Proceeds benefit the SCGA Foundation's expanding list of junior golf programs The Southern California Golf Association's Foundation is offering...

Oct 19, 2010, 19:30 ET

Dave Stockton and Al Geiberger, Southland Golf Legends, Headline SCGA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Duo joins SCGA founder Joseph Sartori in the fourth class of Southern California golf influencers Southland golf legends Dave Stockton, Sr. and...