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  • Texas Senior Open Returns to Victoria Country Club

    The Texas Senior Open, presented by the Victoria Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, is returning to Victoria Country Club for the second year in a row and will be held Nov. 7-9. The venue provided an excellent test for the 2011 championship, in which former PGA Tour professionals Dave Rummells, a resident of Kissimmee, Fla., and Mitch Adcock, playing ou ...

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  • Troon Golf and The Falls Resort and Golf Club

    With the addition of The Falls Resort & Golf Club to their Texas portfolio, Troon Golf is proudly managing one of the best kept secrets in the state. Nestled in the sleepy town of New Ulm, TX lays a golf course carved out of heavily dense cedar, pine and oaks that combines natural beauty and challenge so well it could have only been designed by Jay Rivie ...

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  • AT&T Championship, Southern Texas PGA to Offer New Junior-Am Event

    Over 3,000 youngsters took part in the Southern Texas PGA Junior Golf program this summer, and, thanks to a new partnership between the AT&T Championship and the STPGA, three dozen of them will have the opportunity to play in a nine-hole “junior-am” event just prior to the upcoming AT&T Championship. The PGA Champions Tour event will tak ...

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  • Magazine Selects Nugent As Houston's Best Clubfitter

    HOUSTON - Mike Nugent of Impact Golf in Houston has been selected by Avid Golfer magazine as the Houston metropolitan area's best clubfitter. Nugent is a certified master clubFitter with an engineering background. Ha has also been rated in the World's Top 100 clubFitters for the past five years. Touring professionals like Keith Fergus rely on his expertise ...

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  • TGA Premier Junior Golf Expands To Austin

    AUSTIN, Texas - TGA, the first and largest national after school golf program, and one the nation's most successful youth sports companies, will expand in Texas. Dave Bergeron, a former PGA Professional and owner of the TGA Premier Junior Golf franchises in west and north Houston, has acquired a third franchise in Austin. TGA Premier Junior Golf is makin ...

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  • Nationwide Facilities Help Take Your Daughter To The Course Week

    The PGA of America and the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) are encouraging everyone to introduce daughters, granddaughters and nieces to the game of golf during Take Your Daughter to the Course Week, July 9-15. More than 1,000 participating facilities across the country will offer free green fees to girls accompanied by a paying adult, with m ...

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  • EWGA Championship Series Semifinals Set

    EWGA, an organization enabling current and aspiring business and professional women to connect through golf, will host its 17th Annual Championship Series starting this month. The event is the world's largest women's amateur golf competition. More than 2,400 women will participate in the championship series, which starts with individual chapter championship ...

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  • 2012 Southern Texas PGA Academy Sports + Outdoor Junior Golf Programs Ready to Go

    May 11, 2012 – Junior golfers ages 6-18 wishing to participate in the Southern Texas PGA’s summer 2012 Junior Tour, Junior Links Tour and Little Linksters programs may now register online at www.stpgajuniorgolf.com. A new series of tournaments dubbed the “Prestige Tour” has been added to the STPGA’s offerings for 2012. Th ...

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  • Eagle Pointe STPGA Foundation Pro-Am

    STPGA Foundation Pro-Am at Eagle Pointe chalks up another successful year Eagle Pointe Golf Club hosted its seventh annual STPGA Foundation Pro-Am on Apr. 23, and once again set a record for the amount of funds it raised to the benefit of the Foundation and the Section’s junior golf operations. ...

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  • Qualifying schedule for 2012 Valero Texas Open announced

    The PGA Tour's stop in San Antonio is coming up quickly- the 2012 Valero Texas Open will take place April 19-22 on the AT&T Oaks Course at TPC San Antonio. The Southern Texas PGA will conduct Pre-Qualifying for the 2012 Valero Texas Open on Thursday, April 12 2012, at The Club at Comanche Trace in Kerrville. The top 50 (plus ties) golfers from th ...

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