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TGA Wins Inaugural Gold Tee Award from IAGA

DALLAS—The Texas Golf Association’s Championship Department in early November won a national award for best practices in Tournament Operations during the 48th International Association of Golf Administrators (IAGA) Meeting. The TGA won in the “Large Association” category, which is reserved for state associations with at least 40,000 members. There are approximately 127,000 individual TGA members. From oversized digital scoreboards and …

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Deane Takes Game to a Higher Level

After accomplishing something no other Northern Texas PGA golf professional has done, Stuart Deane competed in May’s HP Byron Nelson Championship at the Four Seasons TPC in Las Colinas. Deane, the teaching professional at the Rolling Hills Country Club in Arlington, completed a “Grand Slam” on the local level in 2013 when he won all four of the NTPGA’s major …

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TCU’s Brun, Texas Team Capture Big 12 Championships

Julien Brun’s second-straight 66 made him the runaway individual medalist at May’s Big 12 Championship at Whispering Pines Golf Club in Trinity. Brun’s 9-stroke win over Iowa State’s Sam Daley tied for the third-largest margin of victory in Big 12 Championship history. Brun’s 72-hole score of 277 was just one stroke behind the Big 12 record of 276 by Oklahoma …

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The Brothers Hogan Shows the Legend’s Warmer Side

Many books have explored with awestruck reverence the Ben Hogan “mystique” and the legend’s remarkable record inside the ropes. The Brothers Hogan: a Fort Worth History endeavors to humanize and demystify the golfing icon in a way few golf fans have ever seen. With details collected and shared by Hogan’s niece Jacqueline Hogan Towery, her late husband Robert Towery along …

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