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Current things

We are currently awaiting the arrival of the team shirts, hats, and golf bags. Until those come in we will do the following:

Wear black or white polo shirts (if you were on the team last year just wear that one.) for matches and any conservative color for practices. We will use the black (boys) golf bags until ours comes in.


Coaches Murray and Smiley


We are looking for girls golfers to join the team. We have room for several, as many of our golfers are graduating this year, new players. It doesn't matter if you have never played before. We will teach you. If you are a Sophomore or Junior next year we are particularly looking for you.


Come see Coach Murray or Coach Smiley after the 1st of the year.



Practice Schedule

We will practice, when we are not in a match, Monday through Thursday from 3pm til 5pm-ish.


Mondays will be pitching, putting and 3 holes of golf


Tuesdays will be putting, driving, and 3 holes of golf


Wednesdays will be driving and as many holes as we can get in


Thursdays will be golf games, putting games, pitching games, driving games


From time to time we will, WILL, meet on Fridays. You will know the week of if we are having practice and where.



Coach Murray Coach Smiley


Mission Statement

The mission of our golf teams, both boys and girls, is to impact the lives of young people by providing learning opportunities that promote character-development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf. 


We, your coaching staff, are committed to bring excellence and integrity in our daily contact with you as a member of our golf team. We will work with you to help you help you, to help you understand your talents, challenges, and desires in respect to the wonderful game of golf.


We want to bring character building fun to your lives by helping you to learn about your game. How to do proper wood swing paths, iron and wedge swing paths, and your putting stroke. We will help you with the rules, regulations, dress code requirements, course management, and understanding the game of golf.


Therefore, we want our Rio Linda Knights Golf Team members to embrace the seven knightly virtues: 


and Integrity


Girl's Golf

2017 Schedule



Day Date Visitor Home Time Location
Wednesday 09/06/2017 Inderkum Rio Linda 3pm Arcade Creek GC - Back 9
Tuesday 09/12/2017 Rio Linda Woodland 3pm Davis Municipal GC
Thursday 09/14/2017 River Valley Rio Linda 4pm Arcade Creek GC - Back 9
Wednesday 09/20/2017 Yuba City Rio Linda 3pm Arcade Creek GC - Front 9
Thursday 09/21/2017 Rio Linda Pioneer 3pm Yolo Flyers GC
Monday 09/25/2017 League Match Number 1 All Day Arcade Creek GC
Wednesday 09/27/2017 Rio Linda Inderkum 3pm Teal Bend GC
Monday 10/02/2017 Woodland Rio Linda 3pm Arcade Creek GC - Front 9
Wednesday 10/04/2017 Rio Linda River Valley 3pm Plumas Lake GC
Monday 10/09/2017 Pioneer Rio Linda 3pm Arcade Creek GC - Front 9
Wednesday 10/11/2017 Rio Linda Yuba City 3pm Peach Tree GC
Tuesday 10/17/2017 League Match Number 2 All Day Plumas Lake GC

League Rep: Eric Fong, Inderkum



River Valley High School - Plumas Lake Golf Club

Woodland High School - Davis Municipal Golf Course / Wild Wings

Yuba City High School - Peach Tree Golf Club

Pioneer High School - Yolo Flyers Golf Course

Inderkum High School - Teal Bend Golf Course

Rio Linda High School - Haggin Oaks @ Arcade Creek

2017 Team Rio

2016 Team Rio

2016 Team Rio

Thank you

We would like to say thank you to a couple of ladies golf organizations for giving us a grant.


The Women's Golf Association of Northern California ( gave us a grant to get new golf bags for the girls golf team. Actually there has NEVER been golf bags designated for the girls golf team. So...


And the Pacific Women's Golf Association ( gave us a grant to get a new set of starter clubs for the team.



Coaches Murray and Smiley

Jr Golf Programs

Organizations that we should be attached to ... 


First Tee - They help golfers, up to age 18, learn all aspects of the game of golf.


Youth On Course - This is a program that makes it possible, after a test, to play any participating course for $5.00. That is all.


US Kids Golf


Junior Camps at Haggin Oaks


Junior Club is a club rental program. It is about $15/month for good clubs. You should check it out

Contact Us

Morris, Michael
World History; Athletic Director
Murray, Craig
Music Director
Smiley, Richard
Instrumental Music Teacher
Snapp, Jennifer
Assistant Principal

Home Course

The Lady Knights moved to Arcade Creek at Haggin Oaks in 2016.


Click here for directions to the course.

2017 Team

Girls golf team listing 2017


Jonie Franklin - Captain
Aligene Lowe - Assistant Captain
Aly Bustillos
Stephanie Schneider
Emily McClain
Lizzie McClain


Craig Murray - Head Coach
Richard Smiley - Assistant Coach

Required Paperwork



We need your physicals in before you can play. Also, you need to be registered with familyID.



Please do that today.

Golf Attire

This year we will be using, for you ladies, black skorts.


You do NOT have to get them at a golf course. In fact I would suggest to you NOT to as they are quite pricey. Your team captains have told me that they are available at Target for a much more reasonable price. Also, we will be having black, and yellow, shirts to complete your uniforms.


Coach M


Helpful Videos

Proper Posture!


Stop the DIPPING in my swing...Help!


Fix my slice - PLEASE!  Stop spinning towards the toe of the club.


Roll a better putt.


Wedge shots.

Teams Through Time