Locals and Rebels to Highlight Shriners Open Field

It’s an annual tradition since 1983 for the PGA Tour to stop in Vegas and part of that tradition is a host of locals and former UNLV golfers to play. This year is no different and here are those playing. Former UNLV golfers include 2012 Shriners Children’s Open winner, Ryan Moore; member of the 1998 […]

Super September SNGA Membership Drive Offers ‘Crazy’ Incentives, Deals

If you aren’t one of the nearly 16,000 member of the Southern Nevada Golf Association, now is the time to join. The Super September SNGA Membership Drive features amazing benefits to join including FREE golf (with certain membership clubs), w FREE tickets to the Shriners Children’s Open PGA Tour event, a $20 PGA Tour SuperStore […]

Friends, Family Welcomed at Cascata By UNLV Professional Golf Management

It’s an annual tradition that kicks of the school year for UNLV Professional Golf Management program. Friends, family, and, yes, students, dine and play the prestigious Cascata. –By Brian Hurlburt The golf event was Aug. 27 and was preceded the evening prior with a dinner featured UNLV alumna and Top Golf instructor and social media […]

Former UNLV Golfer Montgomery Shares Message After PGA Tour Qualification

Taylor Montgomery was the hard luck golfer in 2021, but in 2022, the former UNLV golf star has earned PGA Tour status through his Korn Ferry Tour results. He snuck away from his sister’s wedding festivities to share a message with UNLV and Vegas golf fans, thanking them for the support and saying he will […]

Do You Know Your Golf Number? It Is Simple to Get An SNGA Handicap

There are many reasons to join the Southern Nevada Golf Association, but the best might be to know your golf number. We like to call an official USGA handicap a “golf number.” Read on to find out how simple it is to join and get your “number” today. CLICK TO JOIN NOW Once you join […]

U.S. Senior Amateur Dream Is Alive for Southern Nevadans Hogle, Morley

Glenn Hogle was the low medalist at Red Rock Country Club to earn a return trip to the U.S. Amateur while Earl Morley defeated Steven Fink in a playoff to earn the other spot available at the sectional qualifier. “It feels good to repeat and be the medalist,” Hogle told LasVegasGolfInsider.com writer Bill Bowman for […]

Anthem Country Club and SNGA Member Goldstein Does the Triple

Josh Goldstein is arguably the top amateur golfer in Nevada at the moment. He added proof to that hypothesis with a victory at the 2022 Nevada State Match Play, held at Toiyabe Golf Club up North. Goldstein, at least the most decorated Nevada amateur over the last year, also won the 2021 Nevada State Amateur […]

U.S. Junior Girls Champ Yana Wilson Talks Medal, Inbee, US Women’s Open, More

Yana Wilson earned her 2022 U.S. Girls Junior title with hours and hours of practice at Legacy Golf Club in Henderson. We caught up with her prior to a session on her first day back home, and she shared her thoughts on the victory, her exemption into the 2023 U.S. Women’s Open, joining fellow Southern […]

Spotlight – Southern Nevada Junior Golf Players of the Year

At the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, the Southern Nevada Junior Golf Association hosted the season-ending All Stars event, which featured a tournament and also an awards dinner. The players of the year, sports persons of the year and scholarship recipients were honored. 2021-22 Sportspersons of the Year Wade Arcello Amy Cho Anderson Lee Samantha […]

Southern Nevada’s Yana Wilson Wins Prestigious U.S. Girls Junior

Those who have won the U. S Girls Junior is a who’s who of golf greats from Mickey Wright to Nancy Lopez to Las Vegas’ Inbee Park. And now local Southern Nevada golfer Yana Wilson has added her name to the list with a victory at the 2022 rendition. A self-described “fierce competitor, funny jokester […]