MONT BELVIEU, TX
—Eagle Pointe Golf Club will play host to the 23rd Lone Star NGL Texas Senior Open for the sixth consecutive year on Wednesday, November 6 – Friday, November 8, 2019. The Tournament is presented by S & B Engineers and Constructors and Vortech Contracting for the second year in a row.
Title sponsor, Lone Star NGL has agreed to a 3-year extension for the Texas Senior Open and will continue as the title sponsor of the event through 2022. Vortech Contracting has also extended their agreement and will continue as a presenting sponsor of the Texas Senior Open through 2022.
The 54-hole stroke play event will consist of 118 players from not only Texas but all over the country. This will be the largest field in the tournament’s 23-year history.
The Senior Division, consisting of players ages 50-64, will play 36-holes before being cut to the low 30 scores and ties, while a Champion will be named in the Veterans Division (players 64+) after two rounds of play.
In last year’s event, Ron Schroeder of Montgomery, Texas won the tournament by one stroke with a score of 66 (-5) in his final round. Last year’s Senior Open was cut short due to weather and was contested as an 18-hole Championship.
Danny Edwards of Green Acres, Florida captured last year’s Veterans Division title at the Lone Star NGL Texas Senior Open with a 27-hole total of 104 (-5).
Eagle Pointe Golf Club also played host to the Lone Star NGL Texas Senior Open Pro-Am which took place earlier today. All proceeds of today’s Pro-Am went to local charities within Mont Belvieu and PGA Reach Southern Texas. The Vortech Contracting team of Bo Lowe, Tyler McDonald, Toby Tyner, Tommy VanVactor, and PGA Professional Troy Schleicher won the shamble event with a total score of 113 (-29).
Round 1 of the Lone Star NGL Texas Senior Open begins tomorrow at 7:00 a.m. on Eagle Pointe’s 6,740-yard, par 71 course. Tomorrow’s tee times can be found on the Senior Open Tournament Page