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Doug Barron, Blades Brown shine over the weekend on the professional circuitMemphis’ Doug Barron captured his first PGA TOUR Champions major title at the Regions Tradition and Nashville’s Blades Brown finished T26 in his PGA TOUR debut at just 16 years old.

PGA HOPE Honors Graduates with Inaugural State TournamentPGA HOPE is the flagship military program of the PGA of America charitable foundation. The goal is to introduce golf to Veterans and Active-Duty Military to enhance their physical, mental, social and emotional well-being at no cost through local six-week developmental programs led by PGA professionals.

Simmons Bank Open for the Snedeker Foundation announces five-year partnership with Vanderbilt Legends ClubFRANKLIN, Tenn. (April 30, 2024) – The Korn Ferry Tour announced today a five-year partnership with the Vanderbilt Legends Club at Vanderbilt University to host the annual Simmons Bank Open for the Snedeker Foundation beginning this season. The 2024 Simmons Bank Open will be played September 12-15 on the North Course at Vanderbilt Legends Club in Franklin, Tennessee, and the Tennessee Golf Foundation (TGF) will continue as the operator and host organization of the event.

Belle Meade Country Club set to host two USGA ChampionshipsThe United States Golf Association announced that Nashville's Belle Meade Country Club will host two championships in the next 12 years.

RiverBend Country Club to host final championships of the 2024 TGA SeasonThe Senior Match Play and Super Senior Match Play will head to RiverBend Country Club in Shelbyville at the beginning of October.

Longtime PGA Member Harry "Cotton" Berrier Passes AwayIt's with great sadness that we announce the passing of Harry "Cotton" Berrier, a 67-year member of the PGA, Berrier served as the Head Pro Gatlinburg Golf Course for 44 years and was one of the "Founding Fathers" of the Tennessee PGA, helping to charter the Section in 1968.

Fairfield Glade announces new partnership for Tennessee Women’s Open, Tennessee Senior State OpenFairfield Glade is the new title sponsor for the Tennessee Women’s Open and Tennessee Senior State Open, with both tournaments remaining at Stonehenge Golf Club.

2009 Tennessee Amateur Champion Peter Malnati captures second PGA TOUR victory at the Valspar ChampionshipOver 3,000 days since his last win on the PGA TOUR, the Dandridge native and former TGA Champion is back in the winner’s circle.

Blades Brown named to the inaugural US National Junior TeamThe USGA unveiled the first-ever U.S. National Junior Team on March 26 and Tennessean Blades Brown was among the 18 members of the inaugural squad.

Rachel Heck: Why I'm Remaining an AmateurIn her own words, Memphis' Rachel Heck's personal letter on remaining an amateur after completing her college career.

2023 Tennessee Players of the YearHear from the 2023 Tennessee Players of the Year on their eventful season and what's next as they look to the 2024 competition year.

First Tee Spring Registration - Don't Miss Out!!Spring Registration for the First Tee across Tennessee opens early February for all locations. Please check your local First Tee site for more information.

Joe Hallett Named PGA of America Teacher & Coach of the Year!Congratulations to Joe Hallett, PGA for winning the 2024 PGA of America Teacher and Coach of the Year!

TGA releases the 2024 championship scheduleHere's a look at where the TGA Championship Season will venture in the new year. Registration opens on March 6, 2023.

Become A Sneds Tour Member Today!In 2024, the Sneds Tour is thrilled to once again partner with The Snedeker Foundation. With the help and support of the Snedeker's and their foundation, the Sneds Tour will continue to offer the best competitive junior golf experience in the southeast at an affordable price for all of our members. The 2024 season marks the 31st season of the Junior Tour. We are excited for what the year holds and we look forward to seeing you at many of our tournaments this season as we celebrate 31 great years of junior golf.

Mouse Creek Golf Course Added to Kids Play Free InitiativeCHATTANOOGA (January 18, 2023) – The Scott Stallings Kids Play Free Junior Golf Program is expanding once again. Beginning in 2024, Mouse Creek Golf Course in Athens will join the Kids Play Free line-up of courses in the Chattanooga region which afford junior golfers complementary playing privileges. Any junior age 14 and under will be able to play Mouse Creek at any time on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and after 2 p.m. on weekends (holidays not included).

Tennessee launches State Team as part of the USGA’s U.S. National Development ProgramThe Volunteer State is one of seven states participating in the initial pilot phase beginning in 2024.

2023 Tennessee Players of the YearWhile the Tennessee Golf Association has six Player of the Year awards, there were only four winners with two golfers winning multiple awards.

Revised golf ball testing conditions to take effect in 2028The USGA and R&A announced new conformance standards for golf balls beginning in 2028, which are aimed to have a minimal impact on recreational golfers.

Changes announced for the World Handicap System in 2024With the golf world changing, the WHS™ is keeping pace by becoming more inclusive on the scores it collects as the game of golf continues to grow.