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FINAL 2017 SHELL HOUSTON OPEN PLAYER FIELD

HUMBLE, TX (March 24, 2017) — The Shell Houston Open tees off next week on the Golf Club of Houston Tournament Course with an all-star, international player field that includes five of the top ten ranked players in the world, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Click here to view full player field. Defending champion Jim Herman […]

No. 9 RICKIE FOWLER, No.13 JUSTIN ROSE, MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIP WINNER JASON DUFNER ADDED TO SHO FIELD  

HUMBLE, TX (March 17, 2017) — World No. 9 Rickie Fowler, No. 13 Justin Rose, major championship winner Jason Dufner and Chris Wood via sponsor exemption are among the latest players added to the 2017 Shell Houston Open field, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Rickie Fowler, ranked No. 9 in the world, is off to a […]

No. 1 DUSTIN JOHNSON, No. 6 JORDAN SPIETH AMONG LATEST SHELL HOUSTON OPEN COMMITMENTS

HUMBLE, TX (March 13, 2017) — World No. 1 Dustin Johnson and No. 6 Jordan Spieth are among the latest player commitments for the 2017 Shell Houston Open, March 30-April 2 at the Golf Club of Houston, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Johnson, who recently won the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship and the Genesis Open, has […]

MAJOR CHAMPIONS JOIN No.7 ADAM SCOTT AT 2017 SHELL HOUSTON OPEN

HUMBLE, TX (Feb. 22, 2017) —Eight major championship winners have committed to the 2017 Shell Houston Open, March 30-April 2 at the Golf Club of Houston announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Joining World No. 7 and 2013 Masters champion Adam Scott are Jimmy Walker, Keegan Bradley, Stewart Cink and Lucas Glover. Top-ranked international players Ernie Els, […]

No. 7 ADAM SCOTT, DEFENDING CHAMPION JIM HERMAN & SIX PAST CHAMPIONS COMMIT TO THE 2017 SHELL HOUSTON OPEN

HUMBLE, TX (Feb. 15, 2017) —Shell Houston Open added eight past champions to the 2017 field, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Returning to compete at the Golf Club of Houston Tournament Course March 30-April 2 is the 2016 defending champion, Jim Herman along with 2007 champion Adam Scott. They are joining past champions J.B. Holmes […]

PATRICK REED AMONG LOCAL FAVORITES JHONATTAN VEGAS & SHAWN STEFANI COMMIT TO THE SHELL HOUSTON OPEN

HUMBLE, TX (Feb. 08, 2017) — Patrick Reed of Spring, No. 10 in the World Golf Rankings, is among the latest commitments for the Shell Houston Open, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Reed is joining two other local favorites, Jhonattan Vegas and Shawn Stefani to compete the week of March 30-April 2 at the Golf Club of Houston […]

TOP INTERNATIONAL PLAYERS WIESBERGER, WESTWOOD AND SULLIVAN JOIN EARLY SHO FIELD

HUMBLE, TX (Jan. 24, 2017) — The Shell Houston Open field gains three stellar international players with No. 37 Bernd Wiesberger, No. 43 Lee Westwood and No. 48 Andy Sullivan having accepted sponsor invitations, announced Tournament Director Steve Timms. Making his second appearance at the Shell Houston Open, Austrian Bernd Wiesberger No. 37 in the World Golf Rankings, is coming off a strong performance […]

HOUSTON GOLF ASSOCIATION TO BEGIN RENOVATION OF HISTORIC GUS WORTHAM PARK GOLF COURSE

Oldest Continuously Operating 18-hole Golf Course in Texas Closes for Construction Jan. 20 HOUSTON, TX (JANUARY 20, 2017) Houston Golf Association (HGA) announced that phase one construction of the historic Gus Wortham Park Golf Course renovation will begin following a groundbreaking ceremony, Friday, Jan. 20 at 11:30 a.m.. Located off of Wayside, near Lawndale, Gus Wortham Park Golf […]

Voting Opens Today for PGA TOUR Volunteer Challenge

Friendly Competition Seeks to Raise up to $75,000 for Local Charities The PGA TOUR is asking the public to help the Shell Houston Open earn up to $75,000 for local charities by voting in a friendly competition honoring the talent and dedication of its more than 100,000 volunteers, including  more than 1,500 in the Houston […]