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Girl Talk: Megan Lee

Girl Talk: Megan Lee

Megan Lee, senior, Cleveland High School Favorite golfer: Lizette Salas Favorite course: Pebble Beach GL Favorite animal: Elephant Favorite food: Grilled cheese Favorite way to relax: Reading a good book with a snack in hand Dream foursome? Matt Kuchar, Tiger Woods...

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Girl Talk: Megan Lee

Girl Talk: Megan Lee

Megan Lee, senior, Cleveland High School Favorite golfer: Lizette Salas Favorite course: Pebble Beach GL Favorite animal: Elephant Favorite food: Grilled cheese Favorite way to relax: Reading a good book with a snack in hand Dream foursome? Matt Kuchar, Tiger Woods...

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Spring Scavenger Hunt

Spring Scavenger Hunt

Step 1: You will need to collect your golf balls and clean them if needed. The more the merrier!   Step 2: Gather markers, glitter glue, paint or anything else you have around the house to start decorating your...

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Club Helps Give Girls a Future

Club Helps Give Girls a Future

Golf is a special game for many, many reasons. Peggy West, club president of the Associated Women Golfers of Annandale rattled off several reasons why she loves the game. It’s social. It’s a game you can play your whole life. It teaches integrity, sportsmanship,...

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Junior Spotlight: Ayuka & Kaelyn Yang

Junior Spotlight: Ayuka & Kaelyn Yang

Ayuka (left) and Kaelyn (right) are currently enrolled in our Advanced Player Program. We asked each of them a series of questions to learn more about them, why they love golf, and what else they like to do when they're not on the course!  ...

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Junior Spotlight: Kayla Payne

Junior Spotlight: Kayla Payne

Kayla is a dedicated golfer who always has a smile on her face when she is at the course. She started golfing with us last year and hasn't looked back! She is currently enrolled in our Girls Golf class on Friday nights and always attends our monthly Girls Golf of...

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Hangin’ With My Galentines

The LPGA -USGA Girls Golf chapters of Southeast LA and San Fernando Valley came together with love and empowerment on the brain for their February activities to celebrate their love for themselves, each other and the game they play. At each chapter's Galentine's Day...

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Helping Juniors Give Golf A Go

Helping Juniors Give Golf A Go

For kids who have never swung a golf club, or even been to a course, accessibility is an issue. Golf is an intimidating and expensive sport to try, especially in communities where golf isn't a culturally relevant sport. SCGA Junior teamed up with the LA84 Foundation...

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Scholar Success: From the Course to the OR

Scholar Success: From the Course to the OR

Golf teaches its players patience, hard work and competitiveness. For some junior golfers, though, those skills end up translating off the course into other passions. SCGA Junior scholar Bailey Osborne channeled the character traits that she developed on the course...

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Golfer Creates High School Team, Soars to Great Heights

Golfer Creates High School Team, Soars to Great Heights

When Angelina Kim first started her high school career at Fairfax High School, she knew that they didn’t have a golf team. In fact, that was one of the reasons that she chose the school. Fast forward four years, and the high school senior has not only completed a very...

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Girl Talk: Juliette Ruaux

Girl Talk: Juliette Ruaux

Juliette Ruaux, Freshman, Occidental College Favorite golfer: Jessica Korda Favorite course: El Dorado GC Favorite animal: Goldfish Favorite way to relax: Read outside Dream foursome? Rory McIlroy, Jessica Korda, Barack Obama When did you start playing golf? How did...

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Girl Talk: Shani Waite

Girl Talk: Shani Waite

Shani Waite, 12th grade, Mira Costa HS Favorite golfer: Lexi Thompson is because I love the way she carries herself on and off the golf course. She shows confidence throughout everything she does, and she is the sweetest person ever! Favorite course: Oak Valley GC in...

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Kim, Granada Hills Take Home CIF LA City Section Title

Kim, Granada Hills Take Home CIF LA City Section Title

As the only player under par, Angelina Kim of Fairfax High School took home the 2019 Girl’s CIF LA City Section Individual title. It is her second section title, following a playoff win over SCGA Scholar Jasmine Lew in 2017. On the team side, Granada Hills Charter...

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San Gabriel Valley League Crowns JV Champs

San Gabriel Valley League Crowns JV Champs

In 98-degree heat, 30 high school girls made their way around the Don Knabe GC 9-hole track, many of them playing the biggest championship of their lives. It was the second annual San Gabriel Valley League JV Girls Golf Championship. All the schools, other than one...

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Members Prep for SoCal Junior Amateur Championship

Members Prep for SoCal Junior Amateur Championship

Southern California’s most talented, and youngest, golfers are taking the stage in the desert as they compete for the prestigious SoCal Junior Amateur Championship. The tournament, which offers both a boys and girls division, has been won by some of the country’s top...

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Pebble With the Pros

Pebble With the Pros

It’s not every day that as a high schooler you get to play Pebble Beach, let alone alongside professional golfers. But for Shani Waite, her first trip to the legendary course was as a participant in the PURE Insurance Championship. The event pairs 78 PGA Tour...

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