Governor Inslee Proclaims September as 'Washington Golf Month' in Honor of Centennial

Tacoma, Wash. – In honor of the centennial year of both Washington Golf (WA Golf) and the Pacific Northwest Section PGA (PNWPGA), Governor Jay Inslee has proclaimed September 2022 to be “Washington Golf Month” in the state of Washington. Inslee’s…

Beginner's Luck – No. 10
Rules rule! – or, ‘So, you’re telling me I can’t tee it up in the fairway?’

We are four women who are new to the game of golf. We connected through the game, and have become friends because of it. We love the game, and want to share our experiences in finding our way, and encourage…

Local players qualify for U.S. Mid-Amateur Championships

Bellingham, Wash. – U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship qualifying and U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship qualifying were both conducted today at North Bellingham Golf Course in Bellingham, Wash. U.S. Mid-Amateur Qualifying Results U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Qualifying Results Sandy Vaughan Michael Eads Taylor Durham…

Renkert and Battistella win Washington Mixed Chapman in playoff

Taya Battistella (left) and Dane Renkert Bellingham, Wash. – Dane Renkert and Taya Battistella of Bellingham combined to shoot 5-under-par 67 and won a four-hole playoff to win the 5th Annual Washington Mixed Chapman Championship. The 18-hole championship, which consisted…

U.S. Senior Women’s Open to be held at Tacoma in 2027

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced that Tacoma Country & Golf Club in Lakewood, Wash. will be the host site of the 2027 U.S. Senior Women’s Open. It will be the fifth USGA national championship held at the…

The Family Plan – Eric Johnson beefed up his greens crew with his four sons

Eric Johnson has been the director of agronomy at Chambers Bay in University Place, Wash. since 2012. As the head superintendent responsible for the care of the course, he has seen, and overseen, a lot, with the most high-profile being…