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RICKIE FOWLER AND HENRIK STENSON COMMIT

HOUSTON (March 14, 2018) – World No. 7 Rickie Fowler and World No. 15 Henrik Stenson will compete in the 2018 Houston Open, March 26 – April 1 at the Golf Club of Houston. Fowler and Stenson add to the top 25 world ranked players in the Houston Open field that includes World No. 18 Phil Mickelson and No. […]

SHUBHANKAR SHARMA ADDS TO THE INTERNATIONAL PLAYER FIELD

 Shubhankar Sharma, ranked No. 66 in the Official World Golf Rankings, has accepted a sponsor exemption and is among the latest international commitments to the Houston Open, March 26 – April 1 at the Golf Club of Houston. Sharma joins a growing international field of 37 players from 19 countries (excluding USA) announced tournament director, Steve Timms. […]

HOUSTON OPEN HONORS HEROES

HOUSTON (March 8, 2018) – Houston Golf Association announces that active duty military members, along with first responders, will receive free admission and hospitality at the Houston Open, March 29-April 1, 2018 at Golf Club of Houston. The Gallery Furniture Heroes Outpost, presented by SERVPRO, will open during the PGA TOUR competition days and provide complimentary food and beverages during the […]

HOUSTON OPEN CELEBRATES EASTER

HOUSTON (March 8, 2018) – Houston Golf Association will once again tee off the Houston Open, March 26-April 1, 2018, at Golf Club of Houston. With the final round concluding on Easter Sunday, HGA invites the public to the Easter sunrise service. The Rev. Dr. Trey H. Little of Grace Presbyterian Church, chaplain of the Houston Golf Association, will deliver the […]

PHIL MICKELSON & JASON DUFNER ADDED TO HOUSTON OPEN FIELD

World Golf Hall of Fame member Phil Mickelson and major championship winner Jason Dufner are the latest highly ranked players on the Houston Open commitment list, announced tournament director Steve Timms. Phil Mickelson is back for his 11th consecutive appearance at the Houston Open. A former Houston Open champion, Phil Mickelson is ranked No. 18 […]

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 […]

Houston resident Chris Stroud joins PGA TOUR in announcing support for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Fans, players, tournaments can help flood victims at Dell Technologies Championship and via “Together, anything’s possible” Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, and Norton, Massachusetts (August 30, 2017)  – PGA TOUR professional and Houston resident Chris Stroud led an announcement today from the TOUR’s Dell Technologies Championship, pledging support for those affected by Hurricane Harvey and the […]

2017 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Hideki Matsuyama wins the 2017 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational In his 100th start on the PGA TOUR Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama posted a 9-under 61 in the final round at Firestone CC to secure his fifth TOUR title, and third this season. Matsuyama’s round included an eagle at the par-5 second hole, along with seven birdies, with three consecutive […]

2017 Zurich Classic of New Orleans

Due to wet conditions, preferred lies were utilized during the final round and Monday’s playoff. The Zurich Classic of New Orleans marks the eighth tournament of the 2016-17 PGA TOUR Season with a delay/suspension due to weather issues or darkness. It is the first such suspension since the third round of the Puerto Rico Open. […]