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69th Hudson Cup and 26th Senior Hudson Cup Held at Columbia Edgewater

The 69th edition of the Hudson Cup will be held October 19-20 at Columbia Edgewater Country Club in Portland, Ore. The illustrious event, played in a format similar to the Ryder Cup

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USGA announces additional exemptions to U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open

The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced that the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open will increase the number of exemption categories from qualifying, effective with the 2018 championships.

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Pacific Northwest set for strong showing at 37th U.S. Mid-Amateur

The field is set for the 37th U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, taking place this week October 7-12, 2017 at Atlanta National Golf Club in Milton, Ga.

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PNGA Player of the Year Erynne Lee earns way onto LPGA Tour

Erynne Lee of Silverdale, Wash. has earned her way onto the LPGA Tour for the upcoming 2018 season. With two wins in 2017 on the Symetra Tour, the LPGA’s developmental tour, Lee finished fifth

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Wicks repeats as champion at PNGA Senior Women’s Amateur; Horwood lights up scoreboard to win Super Senior

Anita Wicks of Roseburg, Ore. survived a two-hole playoff to successfully defend her title

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PNGA Hall of Famer Betty Jean (Rucker) Hulteng passes

Betty Jean (Rucker) Hulteng passed peacefully on September 22, 2017 in Hayden Lake, Idaho. She was 93. Betty Jean has been an inspiration to generations and will be missed in immeasurable ways.

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PNGA Senior & Super Senior Women’s Amateur Championships Held This Week at Overlake G&CC

The 31st Pacific Northwest Senior Women’s Amateur and 6th Super Senior Women’s

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Idaho Businesswoman Black is a Service ‘Ace’

By David Chmiel | Courtesy USGA.org.

There is no mistaking where Abby Black calls home. The “Spuddy Buddy” headcover

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U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Successfully Relocated, Champions Golf Club Steps Up to Host

FAR HILLS, N.J. (Sept. 26, 2017) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that the 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship, originally slated for Oct. 7-12 at Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla.

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Champions Crowned at PNGA Men’s Senior and Super Senior Team Championships

At the 35th Pacific Northwest Senior Team Championships, Erik Hanson of Kirkland, Wash. and Craig Larson of Tacoma successfully defended their Men’s Senior Team title; Gudmund Lindbjerg

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PNGA Junior Girls’ Player of the Year Ellie Slama earns 2017 OJG Player of the Year honors

WOODBURN, ORE. – Craig Ronne (Klamath Falls, Ore.) and Ellie Slama (Salem, Ore.) have been named the 2017 Oregon Junior Golf Players of the Year

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Burkey and Norman run away with PNGA Women’s Senior Team title; Ryan and Douthit repeat at Super Senior

Ginny Burkey and Leilani Norman, both of Eugene, Ore., combined for a final round of

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USGA to Relocate 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur from Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla.

FAR HILLS, N.J. (Sept. 19, 2017) – The 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship, originally slated for Oct. 7-12 at Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla., will be relocated to a new venue to be identified at a later date

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PNGA Team Championships Being Held at Gold Mountain GC

The 35th Pacific Northwest Men’s and Women’s Senior Team Championships and the 2nd Men’s and Women’s Super Senior Team Championships are being held this week at Gold Mountain Golf Club

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Mike Haack goes low to defend his title at PNGA Men’s Mid-Amateur

Mike Haack of Bellevue, Wash. shot a final round of 4-under 68 to vault to the top of the leaderboard and win his second consecutive Pacific Northwest Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship.

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PNGA Features & Blogs

Sonora Dunes Golf Course

Seated comfortably in the desert-like town of Osoyoos, B.C. known for its warm water, beaches and water sports facilities, Sonora Dunes Golf Course provides a 9-hole experience unlike any other in the Pacific Northwest.

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Indian Lakes Golf Club

Indian Lakes Golf Club, nestled in the heart of Boise, Idaho, is a picturesque 9-hole public golf course designed to test golfers of all skill levels.

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Doonbeg: The revival of Trump’s great links course in Southwest Ireland

by Blaine Newnham

On the second day of our recent trip to Ireland, we played Trump Doonbeg, the course Donald Trump bought in a fire sale in 2014.

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Video: Anita Wicks wins 31st PNGA Senior Women’s Amateur

Anita Wicks of Roseburg, Ore. wins the 31st Pacific Northwest Senior Women’s Amateur Championship.

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Video: Holly Horwood wins 6th PNGA Super Senior Women’s Amateur

Holly Horwood of Vancouver, B.C. wins the 6th Pacific Northwest Super Senior Women’s Amateur Championship.

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Wicks making strong bid to repeat at PNGA Senior Women’s Amateur; Horwood and Ursino tied in Super Senior

Anita Wicks of Roseburg, Ore. shot 2-over 75 on the par-73 Overlake Golf and Country

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Justin Potwora of The First Tee of Greater Portland Wins With PGA TOUR Champions’ Bernhard Langer at PURE Insurance Championship

Pebble Beach, Calif. – Justin Potwora from The First Tee of Greater Portland and PGA TOUR

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The changing face of Irish links golf

by Blaine Newnham

My first trip to Ireland to play golf was 25 years ago. It was four old college roommates from Berkeley turning 50, getting together again

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Video: Gudmund Lindbjerg and John Gallacher win 2nd PNGA Men’s Super Senior Team

Gudmund Lindbjerg and John Gallacher win the 2nd Pacific Northwest Men’s Super Senior Team Championship

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Video: Erik Hanson and Craig Larson win 35th PNGA Men’s Senior Team Championship

Erik Hanson of Kirkland, Wash. and Craig Larson of Tacoma, Wash. win the 35th Pacific Northwest Men’s Senior Team Championship.

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Peninsula Golf Course

Peninsula Golf Course has been a public course since 1947. The 9-hole layout is located near the beach on the beautiful Long Beach Peninsula, just one mile north of downtown Long Beach, Wash.

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Past champions remain tied atop PNGA Men’s Senior Team; Manchion and Kubisa lead in Super Senior

Denny Taylor of Gladstone, Ore. and Pat O’Donnell of Happy Valley, Ore. remain tied

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Past champions tied atop PNGA Men’s Senior Team; Daniels and Jonson lead Super Seniors

Erik Hanson of Kirkland, Wash. and Craig Larson of Tacoma, Wash. sit tied atop the leaderboard with Pat O’Donnell of Happy Valley, Ore. and Denny Taylor of Gladstone, Ore.

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Video: Mary Ryan and Sun Douthit Win 2nd Pacific Northwest Women’s Super Senior Team Championship

Mary Ryan of Renton, Wash. and Sun Douthit of Steilacoom, Wash. win the 2nd Pacific Northwest Women’s Super Senior Team Championship.

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Video: Leilani Norman and Ginny Burkey Win 35th Pacific Northwest Women’s Senior Team Championship

Leilani Norman and Ginny Burkey, both of Eugene, Ore. win the 35th Pacific Northwest Women’s Senior Team Championship.

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