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Championship Round Notes | Houston Open

By Richard Dean Mickelson fan of Houston Open Phil Mickelson knows the tradition of the Houston Open and what the longstanding PGA TOUR event, as well as the Houston Golf Association, mean to the Houston-area community. The Houston Open, currently looking for a title sponsor, is a tournament Mickelson has been loyal to for years […]

Poulter beats Hossler in playoff for Houston Open win

By: Richard Dean HUMBLE, Tex. – Beau Hossler is going to have to wait for his first PGA TOUR win. Victory was in the 23-year-old rookie’s grasp. Oh, so close. Just inches actually. That was the difference between his 30-foot birdie putt dropping into the cup on the final hole for victory, and a near […]

Round 3 Notes | Houston Open

By Richard Dean Mayor Turner in attendance at Houston Open A proponent of the Houston Open, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner was at the Golf Club of Houston for Saturday’s third round, voicing support of the PGA TOUR event to remain in Houston, and praising the Houston Golf Association. “This is a major event,” Turner said […]

Poulter, Hossler share third-round lead at Houston Open

By Richard Dean HUMBLE, Tex. – Ian Poulter had been very frustrated of late. Last week in Austin, following a win in the Final 16 of the Dell Technologies Match Play, he was led to believe he had moved into the top 50 world golf rankings and had secured a spot in the Masters only […]

Hossler Takes the Lead in Round Two

By Richard Dean HUMBLE – When Beau Hossler was 17-years-old, he was the second-round co-leader of the 2012 U.S Open at the Olympic Club. So he’s shown he has game. Plenty of it. And he’s showing this week at the Golf Club of Houston what he’s capable of. At the midpoint of the 2018 Houston […]

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 […]

Tway and Glover Lead as Round One Restarts Tomorrow

By Richard Dean HUMBLE, Texas – Prior to this week, Kevin Tway had never played a round of golf at the Golf Club of Houston. His inexperience didn’t show on Thursday. With just Tuesday’s practice round under his belt, Tway managed his way around the course well enough to share the first round lead at […]

Round 1 Notes | 2018 Houston Open

4 former HGA golfers in Houston Open field Four former Houston Golf Association junior golfers are in this week’s field of the Houston Open – Shawn Stefani of Houston, Chris Stroud of Houston, Bronson Burgoon of The Woodlands and Ryan Bacca of Sugar Land. Burgoon, who managed to play only 13 holes before play was […]

FINAL HOUSTON OPEN FIELD

HUMBLE, TX (March 23, 2018) — Once again, the 2018 Houston Open will deliver one of the top fields of the PGA TOUR season with players from around the world next week on the Golf Club of Houston Tournament Course, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Click here to view full player field. Defending champion Russell Henley will face […]