BGGA’s Wanxi Sun Wins IMG Junior Golf Tour at Stone Creek

Bishops Gate Golf Academy (BGGA) student Wanxi Sun, of Danville, California is the Champion of the Boys 16-18 IMG Junior Golf Tour at Stone Creek Golf Club, qualifying for the IMG Academy Junior World Golf Championships, held in San Diego July 8-12. Sun broke par 12 times. His scoring average was 68. He was -3 […]


Parents often ask, “What is the one thing a parent needs to do to be a great parent of a young athlete?” IJSA CEO Lee-Anne Misseldine recommends the book, “Mindset: The New Psychology of Success” by Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck, Ph.D. We cannot emphasize the importance of having a growth mindset to flourish in school, […]

Dominating Performance by BGGA’s Anne Yu Earns First AJGA Champion Title

Bishops Gate Golf Academy (BGGA) student Anne Yu is the first female champion of a new AJGA season with a win at the AJGA Foley Performance Academy @EaglesDream Junior Championship at Timacuan Golf & Country Club under difficult weather conditions (11-over-par 227). Yu is currently 191 in the Rolex AJGA Ranking, has had six top-5 […]

BGGA Alumni Robin “Tiger” Williams Commits to Florida State University

BGGA Alumni Robin “Tiger” Williams (Peterborough, UK) signed with The Florida State Men’s golf team. Sporting a very similar look to golf legend Tiger Woods, whom he was named after, Williams was a member on the European side of the 2018 Junior Ryder Cup. The England native went 2-1 against the United States. He is […]

BGGA’s Sophia Tejeda Commits to University of Texas-Rio Grande

Bishops Gate Golf Academy (BGGA) student Sophia Tejeda (Tabasco, Mexico) Officially Signed with University of Texas-Rio Grande (UTRGV) “We are excited to add Sophia to our roster,” UTRGV head coach Bryan Novoa said. “She has had victories at the junior golf level and will contribute to the continued growth of the women’s program. We are […]

BGGA’s Manhua Chen Commits to DI University of Washington

Student athlete stands behind a table with a white Bishops Gate logo and purple and yellow balloons

Bishops Gate Golf Academy (BGGA) student Manhua Chen officially committed to play women’s golf for University of Washington, a team ranked 17thin the nation. The University of Washington women’s golf team is led by three-time Pac-10 Coach of the Year, Mary Lou Mulflur. UW women’s golf team is one of the nation’s most competitive teams […]

BGGA Golf Performance Tips: Training Footwear

Screenshot from video with Karen Harrisonholding up two pairs of shoes

BGGA Director of Health & Athletic Development Karen Harrison talks about the importance of footwear when exercising. Watch to go over the basics of how to choose training footwear so you can start your fitness venture on the right foot!

BGGA Alumni Julian Perico Has Record-Setting 1st Win

Graphic for Jerry Pate Intercollegiate champion, Julian Perico

Bishops Gate Golf Academy (BGGA) alumni and University of Arkansas freshman Julian Perico fired a final-round 68 and finished with a three-round total of 197, breaking the school’s 54-hold scoring record and winning by four strokes, at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate, played at the par-70, 7,204-year Old Overton Country Club. “Julian played the greatest […]