Houston - Gulf Coast News & Events

  • Eagle Pointe Golf Club

    Eagle Pointe's rolling terrain and multi-level tees, and especially its commitment to higher eduction and  Junior Golf, has "elevated" the game in the Houston area. If you've been playing golf in the Houston area for very long—or ever, actually—you know that the typical golf course is "Texas-flat," with the practice tee often the highest ...

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  • Registration for 2012 Shell Houston Open qualifying events available

    The 2012 Shell Houston Open is approaching- Houston's PGA Tour event- will take place Mar. 29 through Apr. 1 on the Tournament Course at Redstone Golf Club in Humble. A pair of qualifying events have been announced for golfers hoping to earn spots in the field of the tournament. Pre-Qualifying will be held on Mar. 22, 2012, on the Tradition Course ...

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  • Southern Texas PGA announces 2012 Senior Series schedule

    The Southern Texas PGA and sponsor Bridgestone Golf have announced a 10-event schedule for the 2012 Bridgestone Golf STPGA Senior Series, and the first tournament of the year is just a few weeks away- it will be held Mar. 19-20 on the Tradition Course at Cypresswood Golf Club in Spring- the entry deadline is Mar. 14. ...

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  • Southern Texas PGA Foundation makes 2012 scholarship applications available

    The Southern Texas PGA Foundation, which has distributed 176 scholarships with a total value of $463,100 since 1999, has made applications for its 2012 scholarships available. At least 16 scholarships with a total value of $46.000 will be disbursed in 2011. Applications for the scholarships can be secured by visiting the “Scholarships” pag ...

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  • Golf Technology: Edwin Watts Golf Shops Unveils New-Look www.EdwinWattsGolf.com

    Edwin Watts Golf Shops, LLC, (EWGS) one of the world's largest specialty golf retailers, recently announced the re-launch of www.edwinwattsgolf.com. With seamless navigation and a breadth of interactive features, the new-look e-commerce website offers online shoppers a turnkey shopping solution. ...

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  • Northern Texas PGA & SNAG® Golf Announce Partnership To Grow Golf

    The Northern Texas PGA Section (NTPGA) has announced a new partnership with SNAG® Golf (‘Starting New At Golf’), a proven first touch player development program designed for new learners of all ages. “SNAG® Golf is a great addition to the NTPGA as a partner in 2012,” said Mark Harrison, NTPGA executive director. &ldquo ...

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  • Southern Texas PGA tabs Mark Steinbauer as its 2011 Golf Professional of the Year

    Award winners to be honored in Feb. 13 ceremony at Sterling Country Club in Cypress Mark Steinbauer, the director of golf at The Club at Carlton Woods in The Woodlands, has been selected from a distinguished list of nominees as the Southern Texas PGA’s Golf Professional of the Year for 2011. The honor is the latest in a long line of hono ...

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  • Southern Texas PGA wins 2011 Texas Joe Black Cup Matches

    Start strong and finish stronger — it’s a good plan in whatever you’re facing, and it’s a strategy that worked to perfection for the Southern Texas PGA in the 2011 Texas Joe Black Cup Matches at The Clubs of Cordillera Ranch in Boerne. The STPGA’s team of Ken McDonald and Ricky Arnett opened with tournamen ...

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  • Learn! Play! Compete!

    STPGA Junior Golf program extols the virtues of working hard, having fun, and experiencing the thrill of being in contention “Golf doesn’t build character, it reveals it,” is an adage that has been attributed most often to the immortal Bobby Jones, but even the inestimable Mr. Jones could never have foreseen the character-building c ...

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  • Texas on tap for 4 PGA Tour stops in 2012

    Houston Business Journal Thursday, October 20, 2011 Everything’s bigger in Texas, even on the PGA Tour. The Lone Star State will host four of the 37 regular season tour stops in professional golf’s annual showcase in 2012. The Shell Houston Open is set for the Redstone Golf Club from from March 26-April 1, and will be shown on t ...

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