Tennessee Golf History
TENNESSEE GOLF HISTORY TRIVIA QUESTIONS:
1 - What do Luke List, Harris English, and Brooke Pancake have in common?
2 - Name Tennessee’s three NCAA individual champions (Division I)?
3 - How many Tennessee females have won NCAA individual championships (Division I)?
4 - Only one Tennessean has won the USGA’s Bob Jones Award. Who is he?
5 - Seven Tennesseans, representing Tennessee clubs, have served as president of the Southern Golf Association. Name them.
6 - There were seven charter members of the Tennessee Golf Hall of Fame, inducted in 1991. How many can you name?
7 - Who are the TGA State Amateur and TGA State Women’s Amateur trophies named for?
8 - What woman has won the most TGA tournaments and how many?
9 - What two Tennessee Golf Hall of Famers each won five Tennessee PGA Section Championships?
10 - What Tennessee Golf Hall of Famer won the TGA State Amateur, Southern Amateur, and German Amateur?
11 - What Tennessee Golf Hall of Famer won a PGA Tour event as an amateur?
12 - What Tennessee Golf Hall of Famer won the longest TGA State Women’s Amateur championship match ever played?
13 - What father, son, and grandson each won a TSSAA State high school golf championship?
14 - What Tennessee Golf Hall of Famer is the only player in history to compete in the championship finals of the U.S. Amateur, U.S. Amateur Public Links, and U.S. Mid-Amateur?
15 - Tennessee won the USGA Men’s State Team Championship in 2003 with a record score. Name the three Tennessee players?
16 - Two Tennessee Golf Hall of Famers won the U.S. Open. Who are they?
17 - The USGA conducted the U.S. Amateur Public Links and U.S. Women’s Amateur Public Links until 2015. Who are the two Tennesseans who won the U.S. Amateur Public Links?
18 - What is Tennessee’s oldest golf club?
19 - Where is Tennessee’s oldest course?
20 - Who was the first Tennessean to qualify for the LPGA Tour?
21 - What major champion was low professional in the TGA State Women’s Open in 2012?
22 - Two Tennessee families have each won TGA State Champions in three generations. Who are they?
23 - Before Scott Stallings, what Tennessee Tech golfer became a big star on the PGA Tour?
24 - Walton Smith Jr., 1965 TGA State Amateur champion, played college golf at three schools. Name them.
25 - Name the only player to have won the TGA State Junior and the TGA State Amateur in the same year.
26 - Three Tennesseans have won the U.S. Amateur. Name them.
27 - Jack Nicklaus moved to North Palm Beach, FL in the early 1960’s. His next-door neighbors were elected charter members of the Tennessee Golf Hall of Fame in 1991. Name them.
28 - There are three ladies, none of whom are in the Tennessee Golf Hall of Fame, who won the TGA State Women’s Amateur three times. Who are they?
29 - Chip Rockholt (1978), Danny Green (1993, 2000, 2003), and Tim Jackson (1994, 1998, 2001, 2005, 2012, 2014) are TGA State Amateur champions. What else do they have in common?
30 - Several Tennesseans have been successful as caddies on the PGA Tour. Three are past TGA champions. Name them.
31 – In 2017, three Tennessee teenagers became the youngest team ever to win the 12th and final USGA Women’s State Team Championship. Name the girls.
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