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Coaching Roundtable: Riverside

Coaching Roundtable: Riverside

Catching up with the coaches in SCGA Junior’s newest Player & Youth Development program is no small feat. With programming nearly everyday of the week, the Riverside community continues to grow as more and more juniors get out on the course. We sat down with three...

Leading the Way for Latina Golfers

Leading the Way for Latina Golfers

SCGA Junior’s three LPGA*USGA Girls Golf chapters hosted the Latina Golf Association for an inspiring evening focused on the impact that golf can have in a woman’s life and what it means to be Latina – on and off the course. The event was part of the SCGA Junior Golf...

Tournament Series Showcases Top PYD Talent

Tournament Series Showcases Top PYD Talent

The first event of the year in SCGA Junior’s Advanced Player Program Tournament Series was filled with exciting shots, thrilling putts and even a cardoff before the champs were announced in each flight. The tournament series provides an opportunity for competitive...

Junior Spotlight: Dylan Dean

Junior Spotlight: Dylan Dean

Dylan is one of the most active participants in the San Fernando Valley community. At every event he attends, he's always telling jokes and making both his fellow golfers and his coaches laugh. Dylan also loves talking sports, something his coaches appreciate. His...

Growing in the Garden of Life

Growing in the Garden of Life

We all know the old adage – golf is a game of life. For SCGA Foundation Scholar Gio Sandoval, he’s taken that to heart. Sandoval is taking the lessons he learned as a former participant and coach in the Foundation’s Player & Youth Development program and applying...

Scholar Success: A Local Leader

Scholar Success: A Local Leader

To understand how Skylar Graham got to where she is today, one should know that every day since middle school, she took the bus to get where she needed to go. Most critically, despite the distance traveled, Graham never forgot where she came from. In fact, it’s quite...

Junior Spotlight: Julietta Perez

Junior Spotlight: Julietta Perez

Julietta is like a sponge when it comes to learning the game. Her coaches admire her determination and willingness to learn and get better. She is often spotted at Don Knabe GC outside of class playing golf with her family and practicing. How long have you been...

Junior Spotlight: the Vega Brothers

Junior Spotlight: the Vega Brothers

Dallas and Austin Vega have been playing golf nearly as long as they could walk, and have been participants with SCGA Junior for almost that whole time. They are frequent attendees of any and all events and love seeing their friends every time they come to the course....

Junior Spotlight: Johnathan Vasquez

Junior Spotlight: Johnathan Vasquez

Johnathan is a frequent attendee of SCGA Junior on-course activities as a way to stay connected with his friends and golf. Johnathan is dedicated to his game and is always looking to improve, something that stands out to his coaches. His work ethic has been noticed,...

Junior Spotlight: Jackson Meyer

Junior Spotlight: Jackson Meyer

Jackson is dedicated to taking his game to the next level. His love for the game of golf stands out to his coaches and it shows in how hard he works and how much knowledge he has about the sport. He is always asking questions to improve his game and is a joy for the...