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Team of Hendley & Devlin Capture Adams Golf Pro-Scratch Championship
April 15th 2014 - FORT WORTH, TX – Stuart Hendley, director of instruction at Green Tree Country Club, and his amateur partner Kris Devlin were able to continue their great play into the final round to capture the Adams :: continue »

The Team of Hendley/Devlin Lead After Round One of the Adams Golf Pro-Scratch Championship
April 14th 2014 - FORT WORTH, TX – After first round action at the Adams Golf Pro-Scratch Championship, the team of Stuart Hendley, director of instruction at Green Tree Country Club, and his amateur partner Kris Devlin :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes TelePacific Communications as Title Sponsor
April 9th 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce TelePacific Communications as the new title sponsor of the TelePacific Communications Western Championship slated for Monday, July 14 through Tuesday, July :: continue »

SCOR Golf the New Co-Title Sponsor of the E-Z-GO / SCOR Golf Eastern Championship
April 2nd 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that SCOR™ Golf, makers of the innovative SCOR4161 line of scoring clubs, will be the new co-title sponsor of the E-Z-GO / SCOR Golf Eastern Championship scheduled :: continue »

Team of Whiteman & Pionkowski Claim KBS TOUR Shafts Pro-Assistant Championship
March 31st 2014 - DALLAS, TEXAS – The Dallas National Golf Club team of Judd Whiteman, PGA head professional, and Brian Pionkowski, assistant professional, captured the KBS TOUR Shafts Pro-Assistant Championship with rounds :: continue »

Brown and Brown Capture the Eldorado Resort Casino Pro-Pro Championship
March 25th 2014 - Shreveport, LA – The team of Craig Brown, PGA assistant professional at Bent Tree Country Club, and Christopher Brown, PGA member, captured the Eldorado Resort Casino Pro-Pro Championship with a two round :: continue »

Team of Brown/Brown Lead After Round One of the Eldorado Resort Casino Pro-Pro championship
March 24th 2014 - Shreveport, LA – The team of Craig Brown, PGA assistant professional at Bent Tree Country Club, and Christopher Brown, PGA member, are the round one leaders at the Eldorado Resort Casino Pro-Pro Championship :: continue »

Junior Golfer Gets Infusion Suite #18 Named in His Honor at Children's
March 19th 2014 - ‘"Be good to the game and give back,’ were words that the late Byron Nelson was synonymous for,” said Mark Harrison, Executive Director of the Northern Texas PGA at Children’s Medical Center earlier this :: continue »

NTPGA Announces 2014 James P. Jordan Cup Captain
March 12th 2014 - The NTPGA is pleased to announce that the captain for the 24th James P. Jordan Cup Matches will be Bryan Nicholson, PGA Assistant Professional at Northwood Club.The 2014 Matches will be conducted at WinStar :: continue »

34th Texas Joe Black Cup Captains Announced
March 12th 2014 - The NTPGA is pleased to announce that the captain for the 34th Texas Joe Black Cup Matches will be Philip Bleakney, PGA Director of Golf at The Golf Club of Dallas and NTPGA Honorary President. Glenn Lee, :: continue »

Ten Players Punch Ticket to 44th Bright Realty Texas State Open
March 7th 2014 - Following the final NTPGA Players Tour event at Bridlewood Golf Club, ten players earned an exemption into the 44th Bright Realty Texas State Open slated for July 31 through August 3 at The Lakes at Castle :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Elects 26th President, New Board of Directors
February 24th 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA held their annual President’s Dinner, Education Seminar and Business Meeting on Sunday, February 23 and Monday, February 24 at The Westin Galleria Dallas in Dallas. On Sunday night, :: continue »

Rolling Hills Country Club to Host 2014 Texas Women's Open
February 17th 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Rolling Hills Country Club will host the 2014 Texas Women's Open July 8-9.The tradition-rich tournament, first played in 1935, features top amateur and :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes Tourism Authority of Thailand
February 12th 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Tourism Authority of Thailand will be a presenting sponsor of the 2014 KBS TOUR Shafts Pro-Assistant Championship on March 3. With modern facilities, :: continue »

NTPGA Member Troy Denton to be Featured on Golf Channel
January 31st 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA is excited to share that Troy Denton, PGA Director of Instruction at Stevens Park Golf Course, will be appearing on Golf Channel's Morning Drive next Tuesday, February 4 from the :: continue »

2014 NTPGA Section Major Championship Schedule Announced
January 30th 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce the 2014 Section Major Championship Schedule with host facilities.View the 2014 schedule HERE. *Please note that the Fall Pro-Scratch has changed from a two-day :: continue »

PGA of America's Darrell Crall Named GOLF 20/20 Chair
January 15th 2014 - ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Darrell Crall, chief operating officer of the PGA of America, has been named GOLF 20/20 chair for 2014. Crall succeeds Mike Hughes, chief executive officer of the National Golf Course :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes Adventures In Golf
January 8th 2014 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Adventures In Golf, a full service golf travel company, will be a presenting sponsor of the 2014 Adams Golf Spring Pro-Scratch Championship to be held :: continue »

Ewing Charity Classic Benefits NTPGA Junior Golf Foundation, PGA Golf Professional Takes Home Car Thanks to Ewing Automotive Group
December 2nd 2013 - DALLAS, TEXAS – The 8th Annual Ewing Charity Classic, a fundraising golf tournament conducted by the Northern Texas PGA for the benefit of the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation, was held today :: continue »

The PGA of America Annual Meeting Recap
November 26th 2013 - Last week, your Section officers, President Philip Bleakney, Vice President Paul Earnest, Secretary Tony Martinez and Executive Director Mark Harrison traveled to San Diego for The PGA's Annual Meeting. :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes Jeff Pence
November 18th 2013 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce the hiring of Jeff Pence as Coordinator of Player Development and Junior Golf Operations. This new position with the Section will focus on the enhancement :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation Recognized for Golf Digest's 2013 Junior Golf Development Award
November 12th 2013 - DALLAS, TX – The Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation is proud to announce their recent recognition as one of Golf Digest’s 2013 Junior Development Award winners. Several other notable entities were :: continue »

PGA TOUR, PGA of America Announce New Joint Initiatives
November 6th 2013 - SEA ISLAND, GA – PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem and PGA of America President Ted Bishop today announced a significant expansion in cooperative initiatives that benefit the membership of both organizations :: continue »

NTPGA ezLocator DFW Tournament of Champions Scholarship Announces Recipients
November 1st 2013 - On behalf of the Selection Committee including Mark Harrison, Jon Schultz, President of ezLocator, and James McAfee, PR Director for the DFW Tournament of Champions, the NTPGA is pleased to announce the :: continue »

NTPGA Member Featured on PGA TOUR Radio
October 25th 2013 - As many of you know, John Leavitt, PGA head professional at Winkler County Golf Course in Kermit, Texas, is hosting a golf tournament on Saturday, October 26 to help raise funds for a 16-year-old girl :: continue »

Deane Captures Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Match Play Championship
October 23rd 2013 - WESTLAKE, Texas – The championship match of the Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Match Play Championship featured the defending champion and 2013 Player of the Year Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional :: continue »

Deane & Smith Set to Face Off in Final Match of the Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Match Play Championship
October 22nd 2013 - WESTLAKE, Texas – The morning quarterfinal matches of the Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Match Play Championship resulted in all four lower seeds winning their matches to advance into the semifinals. In :: continue »

NTPGA Member Eldridge Miles Inducted into Texas Golf Hall of Fame
October 21st 2013 - The Texas Golf Hall of Fame honored the 2013 Inductees on Monday, October 21 at Oak Hills Country Club in San Antonio with a dinner and presentation. Eldridge Miles, PGA Life Member, was among the 2013 :: continue »

Two Rounds Complete, Senior Champion Crowned at Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Match Play Championship
October 21st 2013 - WESTLAKE, Texas – Round one and round two matches of the Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Match Play Championship resulted in four of the top ten seeds moving on to the quarterfinal matches. Tuesday morning’s :: continue »

The PGA of America and NBC Sports Group Reach Historic Agreement
October 10th 2013 - Most Far-Reaching Agreement in Professional Sports Extends NBC’s Ryder Cup & Senior PGA Championship Rights Until 2030;Partnership Celebrates the Game and Raises the Profile of PGA Professionals Across :: continue »

Pledging Pounds for Payton
October 9th 2013 - John Leavitt, PGA head professional at Winkler County Golf Course, near Kermit, Texas is currently hosting a benefit golf tournament for a local 16 year-old girl who was recently in a life-changing accident. :: continue »

ezLocator DFW Tournament of Champions Scholarship
October 4th 2013 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to inform you that ezLocator, a Dallas based company owned by Jon Schultz and current NTPGA sponsor, will be distributing $5,000 in scholarships to deserving newly elected :: continue »

NTPGA Announces James P. Jordan Cup Team
October 2nd 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – Twelve members were named to the Northern Texas PGA Texas James P. Jordan Cup team. Team Captain Jerrod Simmons, PGA assistant professional at Brook Hollow Golf Club, will lead the NTPGA :: continue »

26th PGA Cup
September 18th 2013 - 26th PGA CUPDates: September 20-22, 2013Venue: Hunting Course, DeVere Slaley HallLocation: Northumberland, EnglandTwitter Hashag: #PGACupFollow the action and story lines at PGA.com. :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes Scott Archer to the Team
September 18th 2013 - The Northern Texas PGA is excited to welcome Scott Archer to the Section staff. Archer is the new Coordinator of Junior Tour Operations and will help conduct the day-to-day affairs of the NTPGA Junior :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Announces Texas Joe Black Cup Team
September 13th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – Following the completion of the Joyce Crane Section Championship, 12 members were named to the Northern Texas PGA Texas Joe Black Cup team. Team Captain David Price, PGA head professional :: continue »

Deane Completes Northern Texas PGA Grand Slam
September 11th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club has completed the first Northern Texas PGA Grand Slam. The grand slam consists of the four Section Major Championships :: continue »

Deane Captures Joyce Crane Section Championship, NTPGA Grand Slam
September 10th 2013 - CARROLLTON, TX– Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club, captured the 2013 Joyce Crane Section Championship by firing a 9-under par 135. Deane followed up his first round :: continue »

Deane Leads Joyce Crane Section Championship After Round One
September 9th 2013 - CARROLLTON, TX– Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club, currently leads after round one of the 2013 Joyce Crane Section Championship at 8-under par 64. Deane opened with :: continue »

Central New York's Michael Doctor Heads 2013 PGA National Award Recipients as PGA Golf Professional of the Year
September 5th 2013 - PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – PGA Master Professional Michael Doctor, in his 28th season as PGA head professional at Skaneateles (N.Y.) Country Club, has been named recipient of the 2013 PGA Golf Professional :: continue »

Skovron Leaving Northern Texas PGA
August 28th 2013 - After two years with the Northern Texas PGA, Tyler Skovron, Coordinator of Tournament Operations, will be leaving the Section office to become the General Manager for Orange Theory Fitness. He is going :: continue »

Sikes Defends at Club Car Seniors' Championship
August 27th 2013 - DENTON, TEXAS – Defending champion John Sikes, PGA director of golf at Hollytree Country Club in Tyler, captured his second straight Club Car Seniors’ Championship with a final score of 69-70—139, 3-under :: continue »

Sikes Leads After Round One of the Club Car Seniors' Championship
August 26th 2013 - DENTON, TEXAS – John Sikes, PGA director of golf at Hollytree Country Club, leads the Club Car Seniors’ Championship after round one. Sikes fired a 2-under par 69 to lead by one stroke over Chuck Young, :: continue »

Aussies Celebrate 10 Years, Raise More Than $110,000 in Golf Fundraiser
August 21st 2013 - Dallas, TX – Seven Australians who all work in the golf industry in the north Texas area conducted the 10th Annual Birdies for Kids Fundraiser on Monday, August 19 at The Honors Golf Club Dallas. The fundraiser :: continue »

Hendley Captures National Car Rental NTPGA Assistant Championship
August 19th 2013 - THE COLONY, TEXAS – Stuart Hendley, assistant professional at Green Tree Country Club in Midland, captured the National Car Rental NTPGA Assistant Championship title with a 68-72– 140, 2-under par after :: continue »

Aussies Set to Raise Money for Kids in the Community for a Tenth Consecutive Year
August 14th 2013 - Dallas, TX – Seven Australians who all work in the golf industry in the North Texas area and one honorary Aussie are set to conduct the 10th Annual Birdies for Kids Fundraiser.This year’s fundraiser will :: continue »

Deane Defends at Northern Texas PGA Professional Championship
August 13th 2013 - PROSPER, TEXAS – Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club, bested Brian Norman, PGA assistant professional at The Lakes at Castle Hills, in a two-hole, sudden-death playoff :: continue »

2013 Section Award Winners Announced
2013 Golf Professional of the Year, Philip BleakneyAugust 13th 2013 - Each year the NTPGA Section and Chapters recognize its members and others in the golf community through the NTPGA Awards program. On behalf of the Northern Texas PGA Awards Committee, it is my pleasure :: continue »

Deane & Sikes Share Lead After Round One of the Northern Texas PGA Professional Championship
August 12th 2013 - PROSPER, TEXAS – Defending champion and PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club, Stuart Deane, and John Sikes, PGA director of golf at Hollytree Country Club, are currently tied for the :: continue »

Texas Golf Hall of Fame Inducts Eight in Class of 2013, NTPGA Member Eldridge Miles Receives Honor
August 12th 2013 - San Antonio, TX- August 8, 2013- On Wednesday, the Board of Directors elected eight individuals to the Texas Hall of Fame and the San Antonio Country Club to its Registry of Historic Golf Courses. After :: continue »

Ward Captures 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open
August 4th 2013 - LEWISVILLE, Texas – Chris Ward of McKinney, Texas, captured the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open in dramatic fashion by eagling the 18th hole. Ward shot rounds of 69-70-67-68 for a four-round total :: continue »

Ward Leads After Round Three of the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open
August 3rd 2013 - LEWISVILLE, Texas – Chris Ward of McKinney, Texas, made six birdies and one bogey to card a 5-under par, 67 in today’s third round to take the lead at 10-under par 206. Ward will lead the 57-player field :: continue »

Kelly Grabs Lead at 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open, 57 Make Cut
August 2nd 2013 - LEWISVILLE, Texas – Scott Kelly of Austin, Texas, fired a 4-under par 68 to take the lead through the second round of the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open at 9-under par 135. Kelly was one off of the :: continue »

Bradham Leads After Round One of the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open
August 1st 2013 - LEWISVILLE, Texas– Michael Bradham of Converse, Texas, sits alone at the top of the leaderboard after round one action at the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open. Bradham leads at 6-under par 66 after :: continue »

Field Set for 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open
July 31st 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce the field for the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open has been finalized. The 72-hole stroke play event will consist of 144 professionals and :: continue »

43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open Pro-Am Results
July 30th 2013 - Lewisville, Texas - The Bright Realty Texas State Open Pro-Am was held today at The Lakes at Castle Hills in Lewisville. The Pro-Am consisted of 25 teams that began with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. The :: continue »

Royal Oaks' Great 108 Celebrates 30 Years
July 30th 2013 - DALLAS, TX—On Monday, July 29 The Royal Oaks’ Great 108 celebrated its 30th anniversary of supporting the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation. The 108 hole marathon fundraising event held each year :: continue »

16 Qualify at 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open Second Chance Qualifying
July 29th 2013 - LANTANA, Texas – The 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open Second Chance Qualifying Tournament featured a field of 219 players competing for the final 16 spots into the Championship. The 18-hole stroke play :: continue »

Brinker Charity Golf Classic Raises $88,000 for Junior Golf Foundation
July 26th 2013 - The 4th Annual Brinker Charity Golf Classic was conducted on April 15 at Stonebriar Country Club. The fundraising event benefited four charities; The Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation, Texas Scottish :: continue »

'PGA Championship Pick the Hole Locations Challenge Hosted by Jack Nicklaus' to Offer Unprecedented Golf Fan Engagement and Education
July 23rd 2013 - PGA.com Fan Voting to Determine Specific Location of Hole No. 15 During 95th PGA Championship Final RoundPALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (July 23, 2013) – For the first time ever, golf fans worldwide will be :: continue »

Teams of Norman/Grider, Stalder/Nolte Capture Bridgestone Golf Pro-Junior Championship
July 22nd 2013 - Dallas, TEXAS– The 2013 Bridgestone Golf Pro-Junior Championship was conducted on the Blue and Gold Courses at Dallas Athletic Club. The Championship featured a field of 63 teams causing the field to be :: continue »

Deane Captures E-Z-GO/UST Mamiya Eastern Championship, Second Individual Championship of the Year
July 16th 2013 - Dallas, TX – Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club, captured the E-Z-GO/UST Mamiya Eastern Championship by four strokes after firing a final round 3-under par 68 to finish :: continue »

Three Share Lead After Round One of the E-Z-GO/UST Mamiya Eastern Championship
July 15th 2013 - Dallas, TX – Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club, Frank Walley, teaching professional at Hackberry Creek Country Club and Brian Norman, PGA assistant professional at The :: continue »

Former Junior Tour Member Jordan Spieth Captures First PGA TOUR Win
July 14th 2013 - Former Junior Tour Member Jordan Spieth just claimed his first win on the PGA TOUR! After five playoff holes, Spieth clenched the title at the 2013 John Deere Classic and is now the first teenager to win :: continue »

43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open Second Chance Qualifying Entry Deadline in Two Weeks
July 10th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – The deadline to register for the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open Second Chance Qualifying Tournament is Thursday, July 25 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. All entries must be received by the Northern :: continue »

The PGA of America to Adopt USGA's Ban on Anchored Strokes
July 2nd 2013 - Decision Reached at June 24 Meeting of PGA Board of Directors to Be Formally Implemented in PGA of America Events Starting Jan. 1, 2016; PGA Agrees with PGA Tour Recommendation on Amateur Play PALM :: continue »

Rod Perry Leads 20 PGA Professionals to Oak Hill Country Club for 95th PGA Championship
Lee Rhind, Midland Country ClubJune 27th 2013 - SUNRIVER, Ore. – Rod Perry of Port Orange, Fla., winner of the 46th PGA Professional National Championship on June 26, leads a group of 20 PGA Professionals to the 95th PGA Championship, Aug. 5-11, at :: continue »

43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open Second Chance Qualifying Entry Now Available
June 26th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – Registration for the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open Second Chance Qualifying is now available. The deadline to register is Thursday, July 25 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. All entries must be received :: continue »

Bishop Issues Update on Anchoring Ban Status
June 25th 2013 - PGA of America President Ted Bishop released the following statement on Monday:"The PGA of America Board of Directors met on June 24 at Sunriver (Ore.) Resort, where we discussed Rule 14-1b, which the :: continue »

Cano Captures Texas Women's Open
June 20th 2013 - The Colony, TX – Christi Cano of San Antonio, Texas, captured the Texas Women’s Open by four strokes over Haley Mills (a) of Tyler, Texas, with a final round score of even par 71 and 3-under par 139 tournament :: continue »

Cano and Mills Share Lead at the Texas Women's Open After Round One
June 19th 2013 - THE COLONY, TX – Christi Cano of San Antonio, Texas, and Haley Mills (a) of Tyler, Texas, will lead the field going into Thursday’s final round of the Texas Women’s Open after finishing the first round :: continue »

Deane and Dennis Repeat at Callaway Golf Western Championship
June 11th 2013 - Fort Worth, TX – For the second straight year Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club and Gary Dennis, PGA assistant professional at Pecan Hollow Golf Course took home top :: continue »

Three Professionals Share Lead After Round One of the Callaway Golf Western Championship
June 10th 2013 - Fort Worth, TX – Defending champion Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Rolling Hills Country Club, will head into round two of the Callaway Golf Western Championship sharing the lead with John :: continue »

Entry Deadline For Texas Women's Open Rapidly Approaching
June 5th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – The deadline to register for the Texas Women’s Open is Friday, June 14 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. All entries must be received by the Northern Texas PGA via online registration, mail, facsimile, :: continue »

Deadline Rapidly Approaching for 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open
June 5th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – The entry deadline for the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open is rapidly approaching. All entries must be received by the Northern Texas PGA on Thursday, June 13 at 5:00 p.m. CDT.The 43rd :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation Announces 2013 Scholarship Recipients, Awards Totaling $116,000
May 21st 2013 - DALLAS, TX – The Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation is pleased to continue its charitable commitment to educational services by announcing its 2013 Junior Golf Foundation and Deloitte Justin Leonard :: continue »

The PGA of America Statement from Ted Bishop on Anchoring
May 21st 2013 - Over the past few months The PGA of America has taken a vocal and active position which reflected the strong viewpoint of our PGA Professionals in opposing the USGA and R&A's proposed Rule 14-1b that :: continue »

Four Players Advance to the 2013 HP Byron Nelson Championship
May 13th 2013 - Lewisville, Texas - The 2013 HP Byron Nelson Championship Open Qualifying Tournament was conducted at The Lakes at Castle Hills in Lewisville, TX. Eighty-two players competed for four qualifying spots. :: continue »

60 Players Advance to the HP Byron Nelson Championship Open Qualifying Tournament
May 10th 2013 - Lewisville, Texas - The HP Byron Nelson Championship Pre-Qualifying Tournament was conducted at The Lakes at Castle Hills in Lewisville, TX and Lantana Golf Club in Lantana, TX. The field of 300 players :: continue »

Deadline Friday for HP Byron Nelson Championship Pre-Qualifying
May 1st 2013 - DALLAS, Texas- The HP Bryon Nelson Championship Pre-Qualifying deadline is Friday, May 3 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. The qualifying entry fee is $200.00 and is open to professionals and amateurs with a handicap :: continue »

Registration Now Available for Texas Women's Open
April 30th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – Entry forms and online registration are now available for the Texas Women’s Open scheduled for June 19-20, 2013 at Old American Golf Club in The Colony, Texas.The entry deadline for all :: continue »

Registration Now Available for 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open
April 29th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas - Registration is now open for the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open, which is scheduled for Thursday, August 1 through Sunday, August 4 at The Lakes at Castle Hills in Lewisville, Texas. :: continue »

Annika Sorenstam Becomes PGA of America Member
April 26th 2013 - PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Ten-time LPGA major winner and World Golf Hall of Fame Member Annika Sorenstam has elected to join The PGA of America as a member of the North Florida PGA Section.Sorenstam, :: continue »

NTPGA Member to be Featured in CBS Sports Special
April 24th 2013 - The PGA of America and CBS Sports will be airing a feature on PGA Member and Cedar Crest Golf Course General Manager, Ira McGraw and his family with a focus on his adopted son Lester. The special will :: continue »

Team of Begay and Schrade Capture Adams Golf Pro-Scratch Championship
April 23rd 2013 - DALLAS, TX – Notah Begay, PGA TOUR member and his amateur partner Mike Schrade captured the Adams Golf Pro-Scratch Championship after winning a sudden-death playoff on the first extra hole. Begay and Schrade :: continue »

Two Teams Share Lead After Round One of Adams Golf Pro-Scratch Championship
April 22nd 2013 - DALLAS, TX – After first round action at the Adams Golf Pro-Scratch Championship, the team of Chad Moscovic, PGA Director of Instruction at Eldorado Country Club and his amateur partner Mike Calef share :: continue »

Fairway To Success Scholarship Winners Announced
April 18th 2013 - The 2013 Fairway to Success Scholarship recipients were notified on Wednesday, April 17 that they had won the $20,000 award. Four outstanding students received the scholarship and will be honored on Monday, :: continue »

Texas Golf Hall of Fame Seeks Nominations for 2013 Class of Inductees
April 17th 2013 - San Antonio, TX - The Texas Golf Hall of Fame is seeking nominations for its 2013 Class of Inductees. The public is asked to nominate qualified individuals through and pursuant to the guidelines established :: continue »

Former Ewing Charity Classic Honoree Pat Summerall Passes Away
April 17th 2013 - 2007 Ewing Charity Classic honoree, Pat Summerall, passed away on Tuesday, April 16. He was 82. The Dallas Morning News reports that, "The legendary sports broadcaster died in his hospital room at Zale :: continue »

Bailey Leaving Northern Texas PGA
April 17th 2013 - After almost six years with the Northern Texas PGA, Justin Bailey, Director of Junior Golf Operations, will be relocating to Charleston, South Carolina, to open his own executive limousine company."I am :: continue »

Masters Tournament Foundation, United States Golf Association and PGA of America Announce Formation of Drive Chip and Putt Championship
April 8th 2013 - AUGUSTA, Ga. – In an effort to promote interest and participation in the game of golf, the Masters Tournament Foundation, United States Golf Association (USGA) and The PGA of America announced Monday the :: continue »

J.J. Henry Wins Car at Local Charity Event
April 2nd 2013 - PGA Tour golfer J.J. Henry, a Fort Worth resident and former TCU standout, experienced an April Fool’s Day for the ages today but had difficulty convincing friends and his wife, Lee, that he’d won a new :: continue »

Old American Golf Club selected to host 2013 Texas Women's Open
March 27th 2013 - THE COLONY, Texas -- Old American Golf Club - a pure golf experience from award-winning architect Tripp Davis and PGA TOUR player Justin Leonard - has been selected by the Northern Texas PGA to host the :: continue »

WNB Golf Classic Open Qualifying Deadline Next Week
March 27th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas- The WNB Golf Classic Open Qualifying deadline is next Wednesday, April 3 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. The qualifying entry fee is $450.00 and is open to professionals and amateurs with a handicap index :: continue »

Walden and Deane Capture the Eldorado Resort Casino Pro-Pro Championship
March 26th 2013 - Shreveport, LA – The team of Dan Walden, PGA Head Professional at Texas Star Golf Course and Stuart Deane, PGA Teaching Professional at Sinclair’s Golf Training Center captured the Eldorado Resort Casino :: continue »

Teams of Langdale/Davis, Walden/Deane & Luna/Young Share Lead After Round One of the Eldorado Resort Casino Pro-Pro Championship
March 25th 2013 - Shreveport, LA – The team of Jeremy Langdale, PGA Head Professional at Ranchland Hills Golf Club and Jeremy Davis, assistant professional share the round one lead in the Eldorado Resort Casino Pro-Pro :: continue »

Fairway to Success Scholarships Funding Surpasses $1 Million
March 13th 2013 - DALLAS – The Northern Texas PGA, United Way, Justin Leonard and Deloitte are proud to announce as of this month, the endowment for the Deloitte Justin Leonard Scholarships surpassed $1 million. The endowment :: continue »

Registration Available for Web.com Tour & PGA Tour Qualifying Events
March 13th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas- Registration is now available for Web.com Tour and PGA TOUR qualifying events.The Web.com Tour’s WNB Golf Classic Open Qualifying tournament will be conducted on Monday, April 8 at The Golf :: continue »

Live Coverage of the PGA Events Available on Tuesday, March 12
March 11th 2013 - PGALinks.com will provide LIVE COVERAGE of both the PGA Spring Conference of Leaders and PGA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Tuesday, March 12.The Spring Conference will air from 8:00 a.m through approximately :: continue »

Yamaha Golf Cars New Co-Title Sponsor
March 6th 2013 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Yamaha Golf Cars is a new co-title sponsor of the Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Match Play Championship and the Yamaha Golf Cars / Jani-King Player of :: continue »

NTPGA Announces Texas Joe Black Cup Captain & James P. Jordan Cup Captain
March 6th 2013 - The NTPGA is pleased to announce that the captain for the 2013 Texas Joe Black Cup Matches will be David Price, PGA Head Professional at Bent Tree Country Club. Charlie Epps, PGA Director of Instruction :: continue »

Ten Players Punch Ticket to 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open
March 5th 2013 - Following the final NTPGA Players Tour event at The Golf Club of Dallas, ten players earned an exemption into the 43rd Bright Realty Texas State Open slated for August 1-4 at The Lakes at Castle Hills. :: continue »

Team of Doan & Schumacher Claim KBS Tour Shafts Pro-Assistant Championship
March 4th 2013 - DALLAS, TEXAS – The Preston Trail Golf Club team of Cameron Doan, PGA Head Professional and Nick Schumacher, assistant professional, captured the KBS Tour Shafts Pro-Assistant Championship with rounds :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Elects Two At-Large Directors
February 25th 2013 - DALLAS, Texas – The Northern Texas PGA held their annual Awards Banquet, Education Seminar and Business Meeting on Sunday, February 24 and Monday, February 25 at The Westin Galleria Dallas in Dallas. On :: continue »

ADA Golf Course Standards to Take Effect January 31, 2013
February 15th 2013 - Please Note: Private Clubs are exempt from the following standards; however when any public event is held or outside guests are involved it becomes a public accommodation. Public access facilities will :: continue »

Notice to Update NTPGA iPhone App
February 7th 2013 - The Northern Texas PGA would like to inform existing iPhone App users that you will need to remove the old App from your iPhone and download the new App. This will ensure that all future App enhancements :: continue »

NTPGA Hires Katie Hawkins
The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Katie Hawkins has been hired as Coordinator of Junior Golf Operations and Foundation Communications. Katie interned with the Foundation's Junior Tour :: continue »

Midland's WNB Golf Classic Open Qualifying to be Conducted in Dallas Area in 2013
February 1st 2013 - DALLAS, Texas - The Web.com Tour’s WNB Golf Classic Open Qualifying Tournament which is conducted on Monday prior to the Championship in Midland will be moved to the Dallas / Fort Worth area in 2013. The :: continue »

Legendary Lee Trevino, A Six-Time Major Championship and 1985 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain, Named Recipient of 2013 PGA Distinguished Service Award
January 29th 2013 - PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Six-time major champion Lee Trevino, arguably golf’s most engaging personality as a competitor while quietly conducting a tireless philanthropic life, has been named the 2013 :: continue »

Tournament to Provide $5,000 in Scholarships for Apprentices
January 21st 2013 - It was announced recently that the ezLocator Tournament of Champions, a fixture on the fall schedule for amateurs for 32 years, will move to a spring date of March 9-10 at The Golf Club of Dallas.“Another :: continue »

Ben Hogan Foundation Providing Two Scholarships in 2013
January 16th 2013 - On Wednesday, January 16, the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation received a donation of $8,000 from the Ben Hogan Foundation and Executive Director Robert Stennett and Founding Patrons Hollis and :: continue »

LPGA Returns To Lone Star State With North Texas LPGA Shootout
January 11th 2013 - DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA, January 10, 2013 - The LPGA today announced its return to a region rich in golf history with the announcement of the North Texas LPGA Shootout, to be held April 25 to 28, 2013 at :: continue »

Ewing Charity Classic Benefits Local Junior Golf Foundation and Honors Carl Westcott
November 26th 2012 - DALLAS, TEXAS – The 7th Annual Ewing Charity Classic, a fundraising golf tournament conducted by the Northern Texas PGA for the benefit of the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation, was held today :: continue »

PGA Golf Professional Takes Home Car Thanks to Fin Ewing and The Ewing Automotive Group
November 26th 2012 - DALLAS, TEXAS – Following the 7th Annual Ewing Charity Classic, a fundraising golf tournament conducted by the Northern Texas PGA for the benefit of the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation, the local :: continue »

The Golf Club of Dallas' 24 Hour Teach-A-Thon Surpasses $250,000 Raised
November 19th 2012 - Philip Bleakney, PGA Director of Golf at the Golf Club of Dallas hosted the 10th annual Golf Club of Dallas' 24 Hour Teach-A-Thon. The Teach-A-Thon was held on Saturday, November 17 through Sunday, November :: continue »

Bishop, Sprague and Levy elected to highest offices at PGA of America
November 12th 2012 - At The PGA of America Annual meeting Thursday, November 8 through Saturday, November 10, Ted Bishop, Derek Sprague and Paul Levy were elected to the highest offices at PGA of America. Please read the full :: continue »

Darrell Crall Named COO of PGA of America
November 12th 2012 - Darrell Crall, former Executive Director of the Northern Texas PGA, was named the new Chief Operation Officer of The PGA of America. In this new position, Crall will oversee the association’s day-to-day :: continue »

NTPGA Junior Golf Foundation Presents Check to Make-A-Wish® North Texas
November 7th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation was pleased to present the Make-A-Wish® North Texas with a check yesterday for $15,239.64. These funds were raised over the past two years during the Kids :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Team Captures Record Victory at 32nd Texas Joe Black Cup Matches
October 30th 2012 - DALLAS, Texas – The Northern Texas PGA captured the 32nd Texas Joe Black Cup Matches by a record-setting point total of 16 to 8. The NTPGA team had a commanding five point lead heading into the Singles :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Team Leads After Day One of the 32nd Texas Joe Black Cup Matches
October 29th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA leads the Southern Texas PGA 8½ to 3½ after day one of the 32nd Texas Joe Black Cup Matches.The Northern Texas PGA started off strong by capturing four points in the morning Four-Ball :: continue »

NTPGA Members Price and Leonard to be Honored by Texas Golf Hall of Fame
October 17th 2012 - Northern Texas PGA Members David Price, PGA head professional at Bent Tree Country Club, and Justin Leonard, PGA TOUR professional, will be honored next Monday, October 22 by the Texas Golf Hall of Fame :: continue »

Deane Captures Club Car / Jani-King Match Play Championship
October 3rd 2012 - IRVING, Texas – The championship match of the Club Car / Jani-King Match Play Championship featured the 2012 Player of the Year and #1 seed Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Sinclair’s Golf Training :: continue »

Deane and Doan Set to Face Off in the Final Match of the Club Car / Jani-King Match Play Championship
October 2nd 2012 - IRVING, Texas – The morning quarterfinal matches of the Club Car / Jani-King Match Play Championship resulted in three of the four lower seeds winning their matches to advance into the semifinals. In the :: continue »

Two Rounds Complete at the Club Car / Jani-King Match Play Championship
October 1st 2012 - IRVING, Texas – The round one and two matches of the Club Car / Jani-King Match Play Championship resulted in three of the top ten seeds moving on to the quarterfinal matches. Tuesday morning’s quarterfinal :: continue »

United States Ryder Cup Team Directs $2.6 Million to Community Outreach Programs, Growth of the Game Junior Gold Initiatives
September 24th 2012 - Editor's Note: Click HERE for more information on the 2012 Ryder Cup Outreach ProgramPALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - United States Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III and his Team made a commitment prior to their :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes Jani-King
September 19th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce its new partnership with Jani-King. Jani-King will be a co-title sponsor of the Club Car / Jani-King Match Play Championship and the Club Car / Jani-King NTPGA :: continue »

Carl Westcott to be Honored at 2012 Ewing Charity Classic
September 19th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Mr. Carl Westcott has been named honoree of this year's Ewing Charity Classic. After consulting with Fin Ewing, the Section's Board of Directors made :: continue »

Deane Captures Two Prestigious NTPGA Awards
September 12th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Sinclair’s Golf Training Center in Euless, has captured the 2012 Club Car NTPGA Player of the Year Award and :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes Veritex Community Bank
September 12th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce its new partnership with Veritex Community Bank. Veritex Community Bank will be a presenting sponsor of the Club Car NTPGA Player of the Year Points Challenge :: continue »

Ricketts Captures Joyce Crane Section Championship
September 11th 2012 - Brian Ricketts, defending champion and PGA head professional at The Honors Golf Club Dallas, captured the 2012 Joyce Crane Section Championship at 7-under par, 137. Ricketts followed up his first round :: continue »

Ricketts Leads After Round One of the Joyce Crane Section Championship
September 10th 2012 - Defending champion and PGA Head Professional at The Honors Golf Club Dallas, Brian Ricketts currently leads at the 2012 Joyce Crane Section Championship at 7-under par, 65. Ricketts opened with a 32, 4-under :: continue »

Aussies Raise More Than $135,000 in Golf Fundraiser
September 7th 2012 - Nine Australians who all work in the golf industry in the north Texas area conducted the 9th Annual Birdies for Kids Fundraiser on Tuesday, September 4 at The Honors Golf Club Dallas. The fundraiser consisted :: continue »

Promotions for Bailey and Barnett
September 4th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Justin Bailey and Janet Barnett have both received promotions.Justin celebrated his five year anniversary with the Section, and has been promoted to Director :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA and TGA Premier Junior Golf Develop First Player Pathway
August 28th 2012 - TGAPremier Junior Golfschool programs will transition students and parents from school campuses to Northern Texas PGA junior programs, golf courses and PGA ProfessionalsEL SEGUNDO, CA – In a significant :: continue »

Reynolds Captures the National Car Rental NTPGA Assistant Championship
August 27th 2012 - DALLAS, TEXAS – Gabe Reynolds, assistant golf professional at Preston Trail Golf Club in Dallas, captured the National Car Rental Northern Texas PGA Assistant Champion title with a 69-67–136, 4-under par. :: continue »

Sikes Captures KBS Tour Shafts NTPGA Seniors' Championship
August 21st 2012 - ANNA, Texas – John Sikes, PGA director of golf at Hollytree Country Club in Tyler, captured the 2012 KBS Tour Shafts NTPGA Seniors’ Championship with a final score of 9-under par, 135. Sikes extended his :: continue »

Sikes Leads After Round One of the KBS Tour Shafts NTPGA Seniors' Championship
August 20th 2012 - ANNA, Texas – John Sikes, PGA director of golf at Hollytree Country Club, leads the 2012 KBS Tour Shafts NTPGA Seniors’ Championship after round one. Sikes fired a 5-under par, 67 to lead by one stroke :: continue »

Northern Texas PGA Welcomes PlayKleen
August 16th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce its new partnership with PlayKleen. PlayKleen will be a presenting sponsor at the Joyce Crane Section Championship slated for Monday, September 10 through :: continue »

Deane Captures Northern Texas PGA Professional Championship
August 14th 2012 - PROSPER, TEXAS – Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Sinclair’s Golf Training Center, bested Dean Larsson, PGA assistant professional at Bent Tree Country Club and Perry Arthur, PGA head professional :: continue »

Doan Leads After Round One of the Northern Texas PGA Professional Championship
August 13th 2012 - Cameron Doan, PGA head professional at Preston Trail Golf Club, currently holds the lead after posting a round of 5-under par, 67. Doan started out hot with a birdie on #1 and an eagle #2. He finished :: continue »

Tyler Captures the 42nd Bright Realty Texas State Open
August 5th 2012 - LEWISVILLE, Texas – Nathan Tyler of Tucson, Arizona captured the 42nd Bright Realty Texas State Open in dramatic fashion by birding the first hole in a sudden-death, three-man playoff. Tyler shot rounds :: continue »

Risdon and Tyler Share the Lead After Round Three of the 42nd Bright Realty Texas State Open
August 4th 2012 - LEWISVILLE, Texas – Dustin Risdon, of McKinney, Texas made six birdies to card the low round today at 5-under par, 67. Risdon is tied for the lead sharing the top spot with Nathan Tyler of Tucson, Arizona. :: continue »

Gwin Grabs Lead at the 42nd Bright Realty Texas State Open
August 3rd 2012 - LEWISVILLE, Texas – Robert Gwin, 2010 Texas State Open Champion and Montgomery, Texas native, fired a 3-under par, 69 to take the lead through the second round at 5-under par, 139. Gwin finished his round :: continue »

Murray and Brown Share Lead After Round One of the 42nd Bright Realty Texas State Open
August 2nd 2012 - LEWISVILLE, Texas– Tom Murray of Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, and Chris Brown of Garland, Texas, currently share the lead at 4-under par, 68 during the 42nd Bright Realty Texas State Open following round :: continue »

Harold Geyer Leaving NTPGA to Join PGA TOUR
August 1st 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce that Harold Geyer has been selected for a position as a Rules Official for the PGA TOUR. Geyer, will work primarily on the Tour's developmental tour, the Web.com :: continue »

Buffa and Kober Capture OAKLEY Pro-Junior Championship
July 23rd 2012 - The team of Vincent Buffa, PGA assistant golf professional at Timarron Country Club and his junior partner, Colin Kober (a) of Southlake, posted an 8-under par 64 to capture the OAKLEY Pro-Junior Championship :: continue »

Allwood Captures E-Z-GO / UST Mamiya Eastern Championship
July 17th 2012 - Rohan Allwood, assistant golf professional at Brook Hollow Golf Club, captured the E-Z-GO/UST Mamiya Eastern Championship by two shots after firing a final round 3-under par, 69 to finish with a two round :: continue »

McKinley and Langdale Capture Titleist FootJoy Pro-Assistant Championship
July 11th 2012 - Brian McKinley and Jeremy Langdale of Green Tree Country Club were able to edge a pair of teams by one shot to win the 2012 Titleist FootJoy Texas Pro-Assistant. The championship took place on Monday, :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes Advantage Hole In One
July 11th 2012 - The Northern Texas PGA is pleased to announce its new partnership with Advantage Hole In One. Advantage Hole In One will be a presenting sponsor at the Joyce Crane Section Championship slated for Monday, :: continue »

July is Family Golf Month
July 10th 2012 - Getting more families out on the course is great for the game. The PGA of America has designated July as Family Golf Month and PGA/LPGA Professionals around the country are hosting special programs and :: continue »

Fleming Captures the 2012 Texas Women's Open at The Lakes at Castle Hills
June 21st 2012 - Lewisville, TX –Jody Fleming of Melbourne, Australia captured the Texas Women’s Open at The Lakes at Castle Hills by five strokes over Kelsey Kipp of Tyler, Texas, with a final round score of 7-under :: continue »

McCurdy Leads The Texas Women's Open at The Lakes at Castle Hills After Round One
June 20th 2012 - Lewisville, TX– Amanda McCurdy of Mansfield, Texas will lead the field going into Thursday’s final round after finishing the first round of the Texas Women’s Open at The Lakes at Castle Hills at two-under :: continue »

Stuart Deane Captures Callaway Golf Western Championship
June 13th 2012 - Fort Worth, TX – Stuart Deane, PGA teaching professional at Sinclair’s Golf Training Center in Euless, posted a final round five-under par 66 to win the 2012 Callaway Golf Western Championship by two shots :: continue »

Doan Leads After Round One of the Callaway Golf Western Championship
June 11th 2012 - Fort Worth, TX – Cameron Doan, Head Professional at Preston Trail Golf Club in Dallas, posted a four-under par, 67 in round one of the Callaway Golf Western Championship. He leads Franklin Walley, Assistant :: continue »

NTPGA Welcomes OAKLEY
June 6th 2012 - The NTPGA is excited to announce a new partnership with OAKLEY. OAKLEY will be the title sponsor of the OAKLEY Pro-Junior Championship on Monday, July 23 at Timarron Country Club in Southlake. Local representative, :: continue »