Tournament News

Round 2 Notes | Houston Open

By Richard Dean It hasn’t been the easiest path to the PGA Tour for Bronson Burgoon of The Woodlands. After leading Texas A&M to the 2010 national championship, the golfer, who grew up playing the sport in events conducted by the Houston Golf Association, has battled injuries that has derailed a once promising career. He’s […]

TOP INTERNATIONAL PLAYERS & MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIP WINNERS RETURN TO THE 2018 HOUSTON OPEN  

HOUSTON (February 8, 2018) – Australian native and 2014 Houston Open champion Matt Jones is returning March 26-April 1 to the Golf Club of Houston. He returns to compete along with Houston Open veterans Lee Westwood, multiple major championship winner Padraig Harrington, 2017 Payne Stewart Award recipient Stewart Cink and Ryan Palmer to round out an early […]

HOUSTON OPEN TO TEE OFF MARCH 26 – APRIL 1

Popular PGA TOUR event returns with new energy and purpose HOUSTON (January 30, 2018) – Houston Golf Association will once again tee off the Houston Open, March 26-April 1, 2018, at Golf Club of Houston. A 71-year tradition and popular event, Houston Open will make Houston the focal point in the broadcast and fan experience with an all-star, international player field including defending champion Russell […]

SHO Notes – Friday

By Richard Dean HUMBLE, Texas – Jordan Spieth wasn’t playing this week just to prepare for the Masters. He wanted to play well at the Shell Houston Open for a number of reasons.  So missing the cut was disappointing for Spieth, who lost in a playoff here in 2015. But by missing the SHO cut, […]

SHO Notes – Thursday

Mickelson’s cause helping kids  Phil Mickelson’s wife Amy is a breast cancer survivor, and Mickelson is grateful to MD Anderson Cancer Center for saving his wife’s life. Mickelson has always been generous with his time and giving back. After completing his opening round on Thursday at the Shell Houston Open, Mickelson, wearing a dark blue […]

SHO Monday Pro-Am Results

Winners of the Monday (3-27-17) Shell Houston Open Pro-Am played on the par-72 Golf Club of Houston Tournament Course. Professional listed first. Net team scores: 54 – TROY MERRITT, Ron Huston, Elcio Silva, Jerramy Hainline, Ben Schmidt 55 – CAMERON SMITH,    Ross O’Dell, Amro Hamza, Joey Danks, Mike Beattie 55 – BRENDAN de JONGE, […]

FINAL 2017 SHELL HOUSTON OPEN PLAYER FIELD

HUMBLE, TX (March 24, 2017) — The Shell Houston Open tees off next week on the Golf Club of Houston Tournament Course with an all-star, international player field that includes five of the top ten ranked players in the world, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Click here to view full player field. Defending champion Jim Herman […]

No. 9 RICKIE FOWLER, No.13 JUSTIN ROSE, MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIP WINNER JASON DUFNER ADDED TO SHO FIELD  

HUMBLE, TX (March 17, 2017) — World No. 9 Rickie Fowler, No. 13 Justin Rose, major championship winner Jason Dufner and Chris Wood via sponsor exemption are among the latest players added to the 2017 Shell Houston Open field, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Rickie Fowler, ranked No. 9 in the world, is off to a […]

No. 1 DUSTIN JOHNSON, No. 6 JORDAN SPIETH AMONG LATEST SHELL HOUSTON OPEN COMMITMENTS

HUMBLE, TX (March 13, 2017) — World No. 1 Dustin Johnson and No. 6 Jordan Spieth are among the latest player commitments for the 2017 Shell Houston Open, March 30-April 2 at the Golf Club of Houston, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Johnson, who recently won the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship and the Genesis Open, has […]