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Smith Holds Strong at 96th West Texas Amateur

Smith Holds Strong at 96th West Texas Amateur

San Angelo – Braden Smith builds on his lead in the second-round finishing with a three-under 69. Trevor Hyde leads the Senior Division at seven-under, while Wichita Falls Ed Ball leads the Super Senior Division at two-under. Full Leaderboard ...

Smith Builds Lead at 96th West Texas Amateur

Smith Builds Lead at 96th West Texas Amateur

Leaders: Smith made seven birdies and two eagles in route to his a 7-under 65 on Friday. Smith started with three straight bogies before rattling off five birdies in a row followed by eagles on holes 10 and 12. After dropping a shot on 14, he showed his toughness...

Frank and Brennan Young win 44th Texas Father-Son

Frank and Brennan Young win 44th Texas Father-Son

HORSESHOE BAY RESORT – Frank and Brennan Young prevailed in their first Texas Father-Son Championship, winning the 44th Texas Father-Son Championship at Apple Rock Golf Course. The Youngs faced off against the team of Scott and Jake Lile on Sunday in a sudden...

Dortchs Maintain Lead Heading into Final Round of 44th Texas Father-Son

Dortchs Maintain Lead Heading into Final Round of 44th Texas Father-Son

HORSESHOE BAY RESORT – The top of the leaderboard remains the same, with the Dortchs, Harrisons, and Youngs rounding out the top three following Round 2 of the 44th Texas Father-Son at Apple Rock Golf Course. Not only did the leaderboard stay consistent, but the top leaders all carded a 5-under-par 67 in Round 2.

Jin, McMyler meet in Finals at the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur 

Jin, McMyler meet in Finals at the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur 

BEE CAVE – No. 6 seeded Grace Jin of Huntsville and No. 8 Emma McMyler of San Antonio will face off in the final of the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur.  

Jin, a rising sophomore at Sam Houston State University would kick off her quarterfinal matchup against No.3 seed Veronika Exposito of The Woodlands. Jin would go 1 UP early and hold that lead in the match going into the back nine. Jin would lose No.10 but gain it right back on No. 11 and No.12. From there, Jin would march herself into the semifinals winning 4&3.

Carter and Burns Win at Collegiate Preview

Carter and Burns Win at Collegiate Preview

Carter and Burns Win at Collegiate Preview Briefly: Spencer Carter of Dallas wins the Boys Division of the LJT Collegiate Preview at seven-under par with a final score of 206. Brielle Burns of Houston won the Girls Division at four-over par with a final score of 217....

Baker and Burns lead Collegiate Preview

Baker and Burns lead Collegiate Preview

Briefly: Brielle Burns of Houston leads the Girls Division of the Collegiate Preview after shooting 1-under par across 36 holes on Monday. Jacob Baker of Mt. Pleasant leads the Boys Division at 6-under following rounds of 69-67. Tournament Leaderboard Leaders:...

LJT Collegiate Preview set for June 24-25 

LJT Collegiate Preview set for June 24-25 

ADDISON – The Legends Junior Tour Collegiate Preview will make its debut at Gus Wortham Park Golf Course, marking the first time in the tournament’s history that it will be held at this venue. Scheduled for June 24-25, it is the only LJT event featuring 36 holes in the First Round. 

Spanish Oaks Golf Club welcomes the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur

Spanish Oaks Golf Club welcomes the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur

ADDISON — The 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur will be held at Spanish Oaks Golf Club from June 25-28. Qualifying stroke play begins on June 25, with the low 32 players advancing to championship flight match play over the following three days to determine the champion. 

Chabaud, Givens, Bowers, win Flodder Financial Shootout

Chabaud, Givens, Bowers, win Flodder Financial Shootout

Briefly: Preston Chabaud of Katy cards a final round 71 to win the Boys 15-18 Division. Chaubaud finished the tournament at even par 144 after rounds of 73-71.  Sydney Givens of Austin managed to hold on to her first day lead to win the Girls 12-18 Division by...

Estonilo, Bowers, Givens Take Their Divisions After First Round

Estonilo, Bowers, Givens Take Their Divisions After First Round

Briefly: Elijah Estonilo of Allen leads the Boys 15-18 Division with a 71 (-1). Estonilo had four birdies, a bogey and a double bogey. The plot thickens for the boys as J.J. Worrell of Montgomery and Carter Klein of Dallas are tied for second at 72 (E). Sydney Givens...

Reese Roberts Wins the 115th Texas Amateur

Reese Roberts Wins the 115th Texas Amateur

DALLAS — Reese Roberts of Dallas won the 115th Texas Amateur Championship at Trinity Forest Golf Club. Roberts carded rounds of 71-63-68-67 over four days to claim the H.L. Edwards Trophy, finishing two strokes ahead of the field. Names like H.L. Edwards, Will...

Roberts leads 115th Texas Amateur after Round 3

Roberts leads 115th Texas Amateur after Round 3

DALLAS — Reese Roberts of Dallas leads the 115th Texas Amateur after Round 3. Roberts, a senior at Dallas Jesuit, shot a strong 4-under 68 to hold a one-stroke lead heading into the Final Round.

Lawson, Choi share lead after Round 2 at the 115th Texas Amateur 

Lawson, Choi share lead after Round 2 at the 115th Texas Amateur 

DALLAS — Andrew Lawson of Dallas and Daniel Choi of Keller share the 36-hole lead at the 115th Texas Amateur. They hold a one-stroke advantage over the field heading into moving day. 

Round 2 at the 115th Texas Amateur welcomed back the 144-player field for another full day of competitive golf at Trinity Forest Golf Club.

Flodder Financial Shootout set for June 17-18 

Flodder Financial Shootout set for June 17-18 

ADDISON – The 12th edition of the Flodder Financial Shootout will take place from June 17-18. The Legends Junior Tour event will return to Falcon Point Golf Club for the seventh consecutive year. 

Colton, Harper tied for lead after Round Two of the 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

Colton, Harper tied for lead after Round Two of the 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

DALLAS — Luke Colton of Frisco and Brooks Harper of Dallas finished Round 2 tied for the lead at 9-under 133. Colton, coming off a strong round one, finished with a 4-under 67, while Harper finished with a 5-under 66.

“It was a good round,” shared Colton. “I had to scramble a bit more than yesterday, but I was able to put together a good score by making a few putts.”

Colton, continuing his strong scoring after round one, finished with a 67 that included only one bogey in the whole round.

“I am just going to keep the same routine,” shared the Wakeland High School junior. “Get a good night’s rest and head out here tomorrow and hopefully play well.”

Colton Leads After Round 1 at 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

Colton Leads After Round 1 at 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

DALLAS – Luke Colton of Frisco leads after Round 1 at the 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship. The junior fired a 5-under 66 to kick off the second major for the boys on the LJT schedule.

“I feel good,” shared Colton. “I played pretty well and left a few shots out there, but overall, it’s a good start to the tournament.”

Colton showcased his skill by going bogey-free through seventeen holes, including six birdies. On No. 18, Colton missed a putt a few inches short, scoring his only bogey of the day. Despite tough weather conditions at the start of the round, Colton remained unfazed, going 2-under on the front nine.

DeCordova Bend CC Repeats as 2024 Texas League Play Champions

DeCordova Bend CC Repeats as 2024 Texas League Play Champions

Granbury’s DeCordova Bend Country Club goes back-to-back as champions of Texas League Play. The club defeated Barton Creek Country Club 11.5 to 0.5 during Sunday’s Championship matches. Since the inception of Texas League Play in 2006, this will be the fifth time that DeCordova Bend CC will claim top honors to this unique team four-ball format.

TGA Part of Make Golf Your Career HBCU Golf Consortium

TGA Part of Make Golf Your Career HBCU Golf Consortium

As a proud partner of Make Golf Your Thing, the Texas Golf Association participated in the Make Golf Your Career HBCU Golf Consortium held at Texas Southern University in Houston on March 26 and Paul Quinn College in Dallas on April 9.

East West Matches Watch List

East West Matches Watch List

The impressive list of names reads like a who’s who of Texas amateur golf luminaries including Hickman, winner of the 2020 and 2023 Texas Mid-Amateur Match Play, and Durbin, the 3-time and reigning Texas Senior Amateur champion.

Texas and Oklahoma Golf Associations Unite

Texas and Oklahoma Golf Associations Unite

ADDISON, TX – The golfing communities of Texas and Oklahoma are set to converge in an exciting new event as the Texas Golf Association (TGA) and the Oklahoma Golf Association (OGA) join forces to host the inaugural Red River Cup Matches.

2023 IMPACT ON THE GAME

News From Around the Green

Frank and Brennan Young win 44th Texas Father-Son

Frank and Brennan Young win 44th Texas Father-Son

HORSESHOE BAY RESORT – Frank and Brennan Young prevailed in their first Texas Father-Son Championship, winning the 44th Texas Father-Son Championship at Apple Rock Golf Course. The Youngs faced off against the team of Scott and Jake Lile on Sunday in a sudden...

96th West Texas Amateur Championship Set for July 19-21

96th West Texas Amateur Championship Set for July 19-21

Quicksand Golf Course in San Angelo will be the host site for the 96th West Texas Amateur, which will be held from July 19-21. “We are very excited to bring the West Texas Amateur to Quicksand Golf Course,” said Harris Milson, TGA Tournament Coordinator. “Quicksand...

44th Texas Father-Son Championship Set for July 12-14

44th Texas Father-Son Championship Set for July 12-14

Horseshoe Bay Resort’s Apple Rock Course in Horseshoe Bay will be the host site for the 44th Texas Father-Son Championship, which will be played from July 12-14. This year's edition of the Texas Father-Son will be the seventh time Horseshoe Bay has hosted one of the...

Smith Holds Strong at 96th West Texas Amateur

Smith Holds Strong at 96th West Texas Amateur

San Angelo – Braden Smith builds on his lead in the second-round finishing with a three-under 69. Trevor Hyde leads the Senior Division at seven-under, while Wichita Falls Ed Ball leads the Super Senior Division at two-under. Full Leaderboard ...

Smith Builds Lead at 96th West Texas Amateur

Smith Builds Lead at 96th West Texas Amateur

Leaders: Smith made seven birdies and two eagles in route to his a 7-under 65 on Friday. Smith started with three straight bogies before rattling off five birdies in a row followed by eagles on holes 10 and 12. After dropping a shot on 14, he showed his toughness...

Frank and Brennan Young win 44th Texas Father-Son

Frank and Brennan Young win 44th Texas Father-Son

HORSESHOE BAY RESORT – Frank and Brennan Young prevailed in their first Texas Father-Son Championship, winning the 44th Texas Father-Son Championship at Apple Rock Golf Course. The Youngs faced off against the team of Scott and Jake Lile on Sunday in a sudden...

Dortchs Maintain Lead Heading into Final Round of 44th Texas Father-Son

Dortchs Maintain Lead Heading into Final Round of 44th Texas Father-Son

HORSESHOE BAY RESORT – The top of the leaderboard remains the same, with the Dortchs, Harrisons, and Youngs rounding out the top three following Round 2 of the 44th Texas Father-Son at Apple Rock Golf Course. Not only did the leaderboard stay consistent, but the top leaders all carded a 5-under-par 67 in Round 2.

Jin, McMyler meet in Finals at the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur 

Jin, McMyler meet in Finals at the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur 

BEE CAVE – No. 6 seeded Grace Jin of Huntsville and No. 8 Emma McMyler of San Antonio will face off in the final of the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur.  

Jin, a rising sophomore at Sam Houston State University would kick off her quarterfinal matchup against No.3 seed Veronika Exposito of The Woodlands. Jin would go 1 UP early and hold that lead in the match going into the back nine. Jin would lose No.10 but gain it right back on No. 11 and No.12. From there, Jin would march herself into the semifinals winning 4&3.

Carter and Burns Win at Collegiate Preview

Carter and Burns Win at Collegiate Preview

Carter and Burns Win at Collegiate Preview Briefly: Spencer Carter of Dallas wins the Boys Division of the LJT Collegiate Preview at seven-under par with a final score of 206. Brielle Burns of Houston won the Girls Division at four-over par with a final score of 217....

Baker and Burns lead Collegiate Preview

Baker and Burns lead Collegiate Preview

Briefly: Brielle Burns of Houston leads the Girls Division of the Collegiate Preview after shooting 1-under par across 36 holes on Monday. Jacob Baker of Mt. Pleasant leads the Boys Division at 6-under following rounds of 69-67. Tournament Leaderboard Leaders:...

LJT Collegiate Preview set for June 24-25 

LJT Collegiate Preview set for June 24-25 

ADDISON – The Legends Junior Tour Collegiate Preview will make its debut at Gus Wortham Park Golf Course, marking the first time in the tournament’s history that it will be held at this venue. Scheduled for June 24-25, it is the only LJT event featuring 36 holes in the First Round. 

Spanish Oaks Golf Club welcomes the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur

Spanish Oaks Golf Club welcomes the 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur

ADDISON — The 103rd Women’s Texas Amateur will be held at Spanish Oaks Golf Club from June 25-28. Qualifying stroke play begins on June 25, with the low 32 players advancing to championship flight match play over the following three days to determine the champion. 

Chabaud, Givens, Bowers, win Flodder Financial Shootout

Chabaud, Givens, Bowers, win Flodder Financial Shootout

Briefly: Preston Chabaud of Katy cards a final round 71 to win the Boys 15-18 Division. Chaubaud finished the tournament at even par 144 after rounds of 73-71.  Sydney Givens of Austin managed to hold on to her first day lead to win the Girls 12-18 Division by...

Estonilo, Bowers, Givens Take Their Divisions After First Round

Estonilo, Bowers, Givens Take Their Divisions After First Round

Briefly: Elijah Estonilo of Allen leads the Boys 15-18 Division with a 71 (-1). Estonilo had four birdies, a bogey and a double bogey. The plot thickens for the boys as J.J. Worrell of Montgomery and Carter Klein of Dallas are tied for second at 72 (E). Sydney Givens...

Reese Roberts Wins the 115th Texas Amateur

Reese Roberts Wins the 115th Texas Amateur

DALLAS — Reese Roberts of Dallas won the 115th Texas Amateur Championship at Trinity Forest Golf Club. Roberts carded rounds of 71-63-68-67 over four days to claim the H.L. Edwards Trophy, finishing two strokes ahead of the field. Names like H.L. Edwards, Will...

Roberts leads 115th Texas Amateur after Round 3

Roberts leads 115th Texas Amateur after Round 3

DALLAS — Reese Roberts of Dallas leads the 115th Texas Amateur after Round 3. Roberts, a senior at Dallas Jesuit, shot a strong 4-under 68 to hold a one-stroke lead heading into the Final Round.

Lawson, Choi share lead after Round 2 at the 115th Texas Amateur 

Lawson, Choi share lead after Round 2 at the 115th Texas Amateur 

DALLAS — Andrew Lawson of Dallas and Daniel Choi of Keller share the 36-hole lead at the 115th Texas Amateur. They hold a one-stroke advantage over the field heading into moving day. 

Round 2 at the 115th Texas Amateur welcomed back the 144-player field for another full day of competitive golf at Trinity Forest Golf Club.

Flodder Financial Shootout set for June 17-18 

Flodder Financial Shootout set for June 17-18 

ADDISON – The 12th edition of the Flodder Financial Shootout will take place from June 17-18. The Legends Junior Tour event will return to Falcon Point Golf Club for the seventh consecutive year. 

Colton, Harper tied for lead after Round Two of the 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

Colton, Harper tied for lead after Round Two of the 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

DALLAS — Luke Colton of Frisco and Brooks Harper of Dallas finished Round 2 tied for the lead at 9-under 133. Colton, coming off a strong round one, finished with a 4-under 67, while Harper finished with a 5-under 66.

“It was a good round,” shared Colton. “I had to scramble a bit more than yesterday, but I was able to put together a good score by making a few putts.”

Colton, continuing his strong scoring after round one, finished with a 67 that included only one bogey in the whole round.

“I am just going to keep the same routine,” shared the Wakeland High School junior. “Get a good night’s rest and head out here tomorrow and hopefully play well.”

Colton Leads After Round 1 at 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

Colton Leads After Round 1 at 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship

DALLAS – Luke Colton of Frisco leads after Round 1 at the 25th Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship. The junior fired a 5-under 66 to kick off the second major for the boys on the LJT schedule.

“I feel good,” shared Colton. “I played pretty well and left a few shots out there, but overall, it’s a good start to the tournament.”

Colton showcased his skill by going bogey-free through seventeen holes, including six birdies. On No. 18, Colton missed a putt a few inches short, scoring his only bogey of the day. Despite tough weather conditions at the start of the round, Colton remained unfazed, going 2-under on the front nine.

DeCordova Bend CC Repeats as 2024 Texas League Play Champions

DeCordova Bend CC Repeats as 2024 Texas League Play Champions

Granbury’s DeCordova Bend Country Club goes back-to-back as champions of Texas League Play. The club defeated Barton Creek Country Club 11.5 to 0.5 during Sunday’s Championship matches. Since the inception of Texas League Play in 2006, this will be the fifth time that DeCordova Bend CC will claim top honors to this unique team four-ball format.

TGA Part of Make Golf Your Career HBCU Golf Consortium

TGA Part of Make Golf Your Career HBCU Golf Consortium

As a proud partner of Make Golf Your Thing, the Texas Golf Association participated in the Make Golf Your Career HBCU Golf Consortium held at Texas Southern University in Houston on March 26 and Paul Quinn College in Dallas on April 9.

East West Matches Watch List

East West Matches Watch List

The impressive list of names reads like a who’s who of Texas amateur golf luminaries including Hickman, winner of the 2020 and 2023 Texas Mid-Amateur Match Play, and Durbin, the 3-time and reigning Texas Senior Amateur champion.

Texas and Oklahoma Golf Associations Unite

Texas and Oklahoma Golf Associations Unite

ADDISON, TX – The golfing communities of Texas and Oklahoma are set to converge in an exciting new event as the Texas Golf Association (TGA) and the Oklahoma Golf Association (OGA) join forces to host the inaugural Red River Cup Matches.

2023 IMPACT ON THE GAME