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Don Thames and Danny GumsCountry Club Pro Don Thames and club champ Danny Gums won their division at the California State Club Team Championship over the weekend in Truckee.  They shot -11 and captured the Mixed division, with the professional player over 50 years old and the club champ under 50.  The tournament was held at Old Greenwood and the Golf Club at Gray's Crossing.

Thames and Gums are well known to golfers in Northern California and beyond.  Thames, a five-time club champ, competed in the U.S. Senior Open in 2008 and 2013 and the U.S. Senior Amateur in 2010. Last August, Gums won the club's Match Play Championship for the third time.

Here's the full news release from the Northern California Section, Professional Golfers' Association:

Schmuhl & Lewis of Windsor Golf Club Win 2014 NCPGA Cal State Club Championship

VACAVILLLE, Calif. - The Northern California Section of the Professional Golfers' Association is pleased to announce that the team of PGA Head Professional Jason Schmuhl of Windsor Golf Club (Windsor, CA) and Adam Lewis are the 2014 NCPGA California State Club Championship overall winners with a final score of 68-65-133 (-11).

The 35th Annual NCPGA California State Club Championship pairs a PGA Club Professional and the facility's 2013 Club Champion together against other teams.  This two-day championship was held at Old Greenwood (Par 72) and the Golf Club at Gray's Crossing (Par 72) in Truckee, California June 2-3, 2014.

First place for the Tour Division goes to PGA Head Golf Professional Steve Pellegrine and Darin Lake of Sunnyside Country Club (Kingsburg, CA) with a final score of 11 under par.

First place for the Mixed Division goes to Don Thames, PGA Apprentice and Director of Golf and Danny Gums representing Rancho Murieta Country Club in Rancho Murieta, CA with a final score of 11 under par.

The Champions Division winners were PGA Professional Charlie Gibson and Chuck Beard representing Morgan Creek G&CC in Roseville, CA with a final score of 11 under par.

The 2014 California State Club Championship is presented by National Car Rental, by National Car Rental, the Official Rental Car of The PGA of America and sponsor of the 2014 National Car Rental Pro-Am Series and Eldorado Hotel Casino Reno and supported by Hole-In-One, USA. Detailed information about NCPGA events and programs can be found on the official Web site of the Northern California PGA, www.ncpga.com<http://www.ncpga.com>.  For full results please visit NCPGA.com

Tour Division Results
(Professionals under the age of 50)
Listed as Player, Facility, Scores
1. Steve Pellegrine (p), Kingsburg, CA, Sunnyside, Darin Lake (a), *71-62-133 -11
2. Scott Bolen (p), Carnelian Bay, CA, Lahontan GC, Mikals Jonas (a), Truckee, CA, *65-69-134 -10
3. Shea Rollins (p), Modesto, CA, Spring Creek GCC, Cole Sanders (a), *66-69-135 -9
4. Joe Moulton (p), Citrus Heights, CA, Morgan Creek G & CC, Mike Williams (a), *71-65-136 -8
5. Stuart Smith (p), Reno, NV, Somersett CC, Roman Mudd (a), Reno, NV, *67-69-136 -8
6. Todd Moran (p), Oroville, CA, Table Mountain, Derk Ricketts (a), *68-69-137 -7
7. Greg Senestraro (p), Fortuna, CA, Redwood Empire G & CC, Ken Morgan (a),  *71-66-137 -7
8. Joseph Wisocki (p), Dinuba, CA, Ridge Creek GC, Tal Tartaglia (a), Reedley, CA, *69-69-138 -6
9. Chris Stein (p), Novato, CA, The Olympic Club, Randy Haag (a), *70-68-138 -6
10. Bryan Sterling (p), Galt, CA, Kevin Wolf (a), *68-70-138 -6
10. Kyle Hamilton (p), Clovis, CA, Fort Washington GCC, Matt Fagundes (a), *69-69-138 -6
12. Doug Hanson (p), Denair, CA, Turlock GCC, Cliff Smith (a), Denair, CA, *69-70-139 -5
13. Drew Kuehl (p), Napa, CA, Napa GC at Kennedy Park, Zack Sims (a), *72-68-140 -4
13. Roger Pineda (p), Menlo Park, CA, Mariner's Point GC, Dan Valine (a), *74-66-140 -4
13. Steve Richelieu (p), Redding, CA, Riverview GCC, William Speer (a), Redding, CA, *69-71-140 -4
16. Matthew Mores (p), Concord, CA, Almaden, Travis Sayer (a), *72-69-141 -3
16. Joe Dolby (p), Mountain View, CA, Palo Alto Hills G & CC, David Barrow (a), Woodside, CA, *70-71-141 -3
18. Dante Bacci (p), Chowchilla, CA, Sierra Golf Management, Mike Steiler (a), CA, *73-69-142 -2
18. Timothy Pulley (p), Sacramento, CA, Morgan Creek G & CC, Steve Messer (a), *71-71-142 -2
20. Blake Bertrand (p), Brentwood, CA, Jeremy Lampi (a), *70-73-143 -1
20. Scott Steele (p), Antioch, CA, Shadow Lakes GC, Tood Howe (a), *73-70-143 -1
22. Timothy Sands (p), Modesto, CA, Brookside CC, Bob Bartman (a), CA, *67-77-144 E
23. Dennis Tuhn (p), San Jose, CA, San Jose Municipal, Steve Woods (a), San Jose, CA, *74-74-148 +4
24. Zach Jonas (p), Reno, NV, Montreux Country Club, Rick Rawson (a), *80-71-151 +7
24. Tyler Ishikawa (a), Stephen Smith (a), San Jose, CA, *74-77-151 +7
26. Jake Martin (p), Friant, CA, Eagle Springs GCC, Darren Myres (a), *74-79-153 +9
27. Joseph Dendary (p), Winnemucca, NV, Winnemucca GC, Jeff Herzog (a), Winnemucca, NV, *76-84-160 +16
WD. Travis Alley (p), Truckee, CA, GC at Gray's Crossing, Dave Sommerhauser (a), *-3
WD. Jamie Harper (p), Truckee, CA, Old Greenwood, Dave Pilch (a), *+4

Mixed Division Results
(Professional is over 50 years of age, and the Club Champion is under 50 years of age)
Listed as Player, Facility, Scores
1. Don Thames (p), Rancho Murieta, CA, Rancho Murieta CC, Danny Gums (a), *68-65-133 -11
2. Walter Thompson (p), Sacramento, CA, Sierra View CC, Tanner Makimoto (a), Roseville, CA, *69-67-136 -8
3. Michael Paul (p), Reno, NV, Washoe County GC, Jacob Wilner (a), *68-68-136 -8
4. Shawn Kelly (p), Auburn, ca., Ridge GC, Ben Ledbetter (a), *68-70-138 -6
5. Kevin Wentworth (p), Arnold, CA, Diablo Grande GC, Mark Hill (a), *69-70-139 -5
6. Ed Hester (p), El Dorado Hills, CA, Cameron Park CC, David Koski (a), *69-70-139 -5
7. Mark Wotherspoon (p), Kelseyville, CA, Buckingham GCC, Brad Pendelton (a), *70-70-140 -4
8. Michael Cook (p), Tuolumne, CA, Pine Mountain Lake, John Wilkins (a), *73-70-143 -1
9. Jason Boldt (p), Yountville, CA, Vintner's, Sean Murray (a), *71-73-144 E
9. Bobby Wyatt (p), Weed, CA, Lake Shastina Golf Resort, Rich Vanni (a), *70-74-144 E
9. Chase Stigall (p), Reno, NV, Eldorado Hotel & Casino, Greg Carano (a), *69-75-144 E
12. Richard Howarth (p), Stockton, CA, Stockton GCC, Tony McBroom (a), *70-76-146 +2
12. Peter Mason (p), Woodland, CA, Wildhorse, Pete Hackett (a), Sacramento, CA, *71-75-146 +2
14. Doug Acton (p), Sausalito, CA, Mill Valley, Ryan Acton (a), San Rafael, CA, *72-76-148 +4
15. Joe Fernandez (p), Brentwood, CA, Diablo Creek GC, Craig Kilcoyne (a), Concord, CA, *76-73-149 +5
16. Allan Ramorini (p), Angels Camp, CA, Greenhorn Creek, Chris Niehuis (a), Angels Camp, CA, *78-72-150 +6
17. Ward Sutton (p), Reno, NV, Hidden Valley Country Clu, Randy Jacobe (a), Reno, NV, *83-77-160 +16
18. Ron Goering (p), Kerman, CA, Madera Municipal, Dave Hansen (a), Madera, CA, *87-80-167 +23

Champions Division Results
(Professional and Club Champion are both 50 years of age or older and the Senior Club Champion may play)
Listed as Player, Facility, Scores
1. Charlie Gibson (p), Roseville, CA, Morgan Creek G & CC, Chuck Beard (a), CA, , *63-70-133 -11
2. Bing Bingham (p), Elk Grove, CA, Valley Hi, Pat Henry (a), Elk Grove, CA, *69-65-134 -10
3. Rod Souza (p), Acampo, CA, Stockton GCC, Tim Grunsky (a), *72-65-137 -7
3. Eric Costa (p), Fresno, CA, Pheasant Run, Jon Christensen (a), Chowchilla, CA, *69-68-137 -7
5. Chris Bitticks (p), Tracy, CA, Tracy GCC, Dr. Bob Williams (a), *73-65-138 -6
5. Rodney Wilson (p), Burlingame, CA, Eagle Ridge, Joel Jessell (a), *70-68-138 -6
7. Martin Davis (p), Valley Springs, CA, La Contenta, Tom De Lappe (a), Valley Springs, CA, *72-69-141 -3
8. Steve Snyder (p), Novato, CA, Indian Valley GC, Mike Hartshorn (a), *77-68-145 +1
9. Jeff Christensen (p), Chowchilla, CA, Forest Meadows GC, Chris Gaeckle (a), CA, *79-69-148 +4
10. Dick Christensen (p), Chowchilla, CA, Pheasant Run, Joey Machado (a), *75-74-149 +5
11. Bob Reichle (p), Angels Camp, CA, Sequoia Woods, Tim Hanrahan (a), *78-75-153 +9

About the Northern California Section of the PGA of America (NCPGA)
Organized in 1920 to promote interest in the game of golf, the birth of this association was heralded as an important step to the advancement of the game in this district. The Northern California Section is one of the forty-one designated Sections of the PGA of America, the world's largest working sports organization.  With over 1,100 dedicated PGA Professionals and apprentices at over 400 golf facilities in Northern California and Northwestern Nevada, the association continues to have a positive impact on the game of golf and communities both regionally and nationally.

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