Galveston Country Club will host the Texas Golf Association South Amateur Championship from Friday to Sunday. In a statement announcing the tournament, Galveston Country Club President Bob Senter recalled the Galveston Country Club was the first private country club chartered in the state of Texas, in the year 1898.

“This prestigious event will bring 84 of the best amateurs in South Texas competing for the coveted title,” Senter said. “The Galveston Country Club, the first private country club chartered in the State of Texas in 1898, is proud to host the Texas Golf Association Southern Amateur. We look forward to some of the finest amateurs in the state competing for this coveted prize at our beautiful and challenging golf course.

Gean Leonard:

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Real Names required. No pseudonyms or partial names allowed. Stand behind what you post.
Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.

Thank you for reading!

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to read or post comments.