Recent News

US Foods and Value 4 Announced as Title and Presenting Partners...

March 27, 2018

SPRING, TEXAS (March 27, 2018) -  Southern Texas PGA is pleased to welcome back US Foods as a Title Partner of the Spring Classic on May 14-15 at Bentwater Yacht and Country Club. In addition, US...

Bryan Minnick Named 38th Texas Joe Black Cup Matches Captain

February 20, 2018

SPRING, TX – Shadow Hawk’s Bryan Minnick has been chosen Captain of the Southern Texas PGA’s 2018 Texas Joe Black Cup team. The STPGA will compete in this year’s Ryder Cup-style...

David Pilsner and Ryan Briggs Named 2nd Levy Cup Matches Co-Captains

February 20, 2018

SPRING, TX – The 2018 Southern Texas PGA  Levy Cup Matches team will be led by Timber Creek Golf Club’s Director of Instruction David Pilsner and Whispering Pines Golf Club’s...

Cleveland-Srixon-XXIO Announced as Southern Texas PGA Partner

February 15, 2018

Southern Texas PGA is pleased to announce Cleveland-Srixon-XXIO as a Section Partner, slated to support the Pro-Pro Am-Am at the Golden Nugget on February 26-27 in Lake Charles, La. and the Fall Pro-Assistant ...

October Presidential Points

October 08, 2014

The staff of Royal Oaks was poised and ready to host the Southern Texas PGA Professional Championship on September 15-17, with the course in great shape and food and beverage for your enjoyment. However,...

September Presidential Points

September 03, 2014

I understand I missed a great venue as I wasn't able to make the trip to Spanish Oaks for the Nike Tradition Championship. To David Von Hoffmann and his team, thank you for rolling out the red carpet...

Presidential Points with David Altemus

July 30, 2014

We have so many exciting things to share this month, I'm not sure where to begin. Before I get sidetracked, I wanted to be certain you were all aware of the District 12 Director Selection to take place...

Selection of the Next PGA District 12 Director

July 23, 2014

Current PGA District 12 Director Dan Koester's term will expire at the end of the 2015 PGA of America Annual Meeting. The Southern Texas Section is next in the rotation to represent PGA District 12....

Presidential Message on Staff Updates

July 02, 2014

As your President, I want to bring you up to speed on some changes to our Section Staff. Last week marked Director of Tournament Operations Derek Wideman's last week in the office as he is moving to...

New Partnership with TGA Premier Junior Golf

June 17, 2014

For Immediate Release June 16, 2014 Southern Texas PGA and TGA Premier Junior Golf Develop Player Pathway Partnership School-based model of growing the game joins forces with Southern...

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

April 30, 2014

Presidential Points April 30, 2014 We have two of our senior Members who recently qualified for the 75th Senior PGA Championship, sponsored by Kitchen Aid, to be held May 22-25 at Harbor Shores...

TX Golf Hall of Fame Seeks Nominations

April 24, 2014

San Antonio, Texas - The Texas Golf Hall of Fame is seeking nominations for its 2014 class of inductees. The public is asked to nominate qualified individuals through and pursuant to the guidelines...

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

April 01, 2014

Presidential Points April 1, 2014 Each year, the onset of the true golf season is marked by warmer temperatures, flowers in bloom (and the unwelcome pollen), and the approach of Masters week....

Glenn Lee to Captain STPGA JBC Team

March 26, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: March 26, 2014 Contact: Kelly Gilley kgilley@pgahq.com or (832) 458-8112 Escondido’s Glenn Lee to lead STPGA team in 2014 Texas Joe Black Cup Matches Glenn Lee,...

Willman Wins US Foods in Playoff

March 12, 2014

(SPRING, TX) – Ben Willman, Teaching Professional at Lake Windcrest in Magnolia, managed to birdie the tenth hole at Cypresswood in near darkness to defeat Ricky Arnett in a playoff...

Brijalba Leads US Foods Spring Classic by 2

March 11, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 11, 2014 Contact: Kelly Gilley kgilley@pgahq.com / (832) 458-8112 Spring, TX—Weekend rains made for tough conditions at Cypresswood Golf Club for the...

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

March 04, 2014

With the recent weather, we all needed some inspiration for the year and I found mine at this year’s Annual Meeting at Miramont. According to renowned poet William Butler Yeats, "Education is not the...

Insperity now an Invitational on Champions Tour

March 03, 2014

After celebrating its 10th anniversary this past year, Houston's only Champions Tour event will begin another chapter in 2014 with a new name and a new player eligibility format, making the tournament...

Cordillera Ranch Named Course of the Year

February 25, 2014

(BOERNE, Texas) – Cordillera Ranch – the Hill Country’s premier luxury community – has claimed "Course of the Year” honors for its Jack Nicklaus Signature design by the National Golf Course Owners Association....

Shell Houston Open Ambassador Opportunity

February 06, 2014

The Southern Texas PGA is seeking PGA Members to serve as ambassadors in the Shell Houston Open Grand Pro-Am on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at The Golf Club of Houston. Please fill out the form at the...

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

February 05, 2014

With less than two weeks between now and our Annual Meeting, I want to encourage you to take advantage of two great days of education, networking and celebration of our Section and Association at Miramont....

Host Sites of 2014 STPGA Majors

January 27, 2014

The Southern Texas PGA is pleased to announce the host sites for each of the five majors to be contested in 2014, beginning with the TaylorMade-adidas Golf Match Play Championship at Miramont on February...

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

January 08, 2014

Now that 2014 is off and running, it is time for us all to become more organized (like we resolved we would) and plan ahead for important events. There are several coming up, none of which should be...

News

US Foods and Value 4 Announced as Title and Presenting Partners of Spring Classic

March 27, 2018

David Pilsner and Ryan Briggs Named 2nd Levy Cup Matches Co-Captains

February 20, 2018

Bryan Minnick Named 38th Texas Joe Black Cup Matches Captain

February 20, 2018

Cleveland-Srixon-XXIO Announced as Southern Texas PGA Partner

February 15, 2018

October Presidential Points

October 8, 2014 | Author: David Altemus

September Presidential Points

September 3, 2014 | Author: David Altemus

Presidential Points with David Altemus

July 30, 2014

Selection of the Next PGA District 12 Director

July 23, 2014

Presidential Message on Staff Updates

July 2, 2014 | Author: David Altemus

New Partnership with TGA Premier Junior Golf

June 17, 2014

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

April 30, 2014

TX Golf Hall of Fame Seeks Nominations

April 24, 2014

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

April 1, 2014

Glenn Lee to Captain STPGA JBC Team

March 26, 2014

Willman Wins US Foods in Playoff

March 12, 2014

Brijalba Leads US Foods Spring Classic by 2

March 11, 2014

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

March 4, 2014 | Author: David Altemus

Insperity now an Invitational on Champions Tour

March 3, 2014

Cordillera Ranch Named Course of the Year

February 25, 2014

Shell Houston Open Ambassador Opportunity

February 6, 2014

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

February 5, 2014 | Author: David Altemus

Host Sites of 2014 STPGA Majors

January 27, 2014

Presidential Points with Dave Altemus

January 8, 2014 | Author: David Altemus