SF Chronicle: San Francisco to be golf central for 14 days

By Ron Kroichick

Barely more than a decade ago, the power brokers in golf hardly knew the Bay Area existed. The PGA Tour got no closer than Pebble Beach, the LPGA had no annual presence and the USGA, while keeping the Olympic Club in its U.S. Open rotation, wasn’t a regular visitor.

See full article here: http://www.sfchronicle.com/sports/golf/article/San-Francisco-to-be-golf-central-for-14-days-6209018.php