Matt back in town and playing in some local STPGA events. Still working on his mental game and learning how to play by himself under pressure. He played decently, but on this short of a course we suspect that the “real par” should be a couple under par and this is exactly what this day […]
Matt coming into day 3 of the 2017 San Antonio Junior Championships in a 3 way tie for the lead. Best man/boy of the day wins. Matt played well but was not able to make any birdies on the day and had some bogie holes. All three boys played well and it could of gone […]
Matt playing in Day 2 of the 2017 San Antonio Junior Championships at Brackenridge Park Golf Course. He came out of day 1 with the lead and played well in day two finishing in a 3 way tie for first place. Had some bumps along the way but was fine.
Opening day of the 2017 San Antonio Junior Championships, being held at Brackenridge Park Golf Course, just minutes from our home. Nice to play major tournament and sleep in your own bed. Matt coming off a mostly good week in the Starburst Junior Golf Classic last week, he was feeling comfortable going into the event. […]
Matthew had his weekly lesson today and his coach took him out on the course to work on some different shots. Working on using different clubs to get up and down vs solely the sand wedge.
The final day of the 2017 Starburst Junior Golf Classic. Matt coming off a 74-78 start in the tourney was looking to make a move back up the leader board. He made the turn at 2 over par and in decent shape. He then had a disastrous 10th hole and things fell apart. He lost […]
Day 2 of the 2017 Starburst Junior Golf Classic. Matt came into the day in the lead by 1 stroke and determined to do the same thing again. He was 2 over par at the turn and then has a 4 over back nine to finish up with a 78. He wasn’t happy with the […]
Day 1 of the 2017 Starburst Junior Golf Classic is in the books. Matt performed better than expected, besting his 18 hole scoring average by 2 strokes to lead the tournament by 1. His ball striking was not on par but his short game was great propelling him into the lead. His mother caddied for […]
Were back in Waco, Texas for the 2017 Starburst Junior Golf Classic for the annual 3 day tournament. Registration day is a social event for Matt, visiting with friends and having a good time. We have already completed 3 practice rounds for the 3 courses he is scheduled to play Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. More […]
Matt competed in the 2017 Local qualifier for the Drive Chip and Putt. He did decently and garnered 3rd place. He put two drives OB and received no points for those drives. Putting those 2 on the grid would have produced a 1st place. As it has been of late it comes down to his […]
Matt staring the summer STPGA season up in Austin at The Hills Yaupon. This is also his first tournament playing without a caddie. He got around the course pretty good, made a few suspect decisions and got in the clubhouse in even par. The winner put up a -1, Matt could of easily shot 2-4 […]
Matt playing in the season ending Tour Championships held at Golf Club of Texas. He played decently, had a couple of bad swings that lead to bogies and was not able to get any birdies to fall. For the season he was leading the tour after the second week all the way to the end. […]
A bunch of photos from the 2017 Texas Open. From the practice green, to the pool and on the course.
Day 2 of the US Kids Texas Open. Coming off of a 82 Matt was poised to make a charge up the leaderboard. He played much better and contained his emotions. He could not get a putt to fall and finished up the day with a 78 moving 6 spots up the board. His best […]
Matthew playing in US Kids Texas Open, annual regional event, held at Horseshoe Bay Apple Rock. He has been working hard on his game and was ready to test his metal. He had a rough first day emotionally which lead to mistakes which lead to more. He finished up with an 82 10 strokes off […]
Matt playing in the last tournament for the 2017 Spring US Kids tour. Coming into the even he is atop the points board, looking to garner his first World Championship invite. Has a rough start to the round going bogey, double, par (short par 5) and then finishes up 1 over through the last 6. […]
Matt back at it again in a US Kids event held at Cedar Creek Golf Club. The course is known for its uneven lies and ability to make good shots end up down right bad. Complete placement course. We came out yesterday and got the green speed under control and looked at the tee shots […]
Matt will be playing here at Cedar Creek tomorrow. Brought him by to work on his putting speed and to see the all important tee shots on the course.
Its Sunday, no junior golf tournaments and the PGA is in town. We are in our spot watching the final hole action. Matt and his mother were off collecting autographs and selfies (pics inside) on this beautiful spring day.
Matt playing in another US Kids event, this time at Northern Hills. He came into the event needing a win to get his ranking points up and worked hard for past couple weeks getting ready. The temperature dropped today and the wind kicked up. He started the round with birdie, bogie then ran off 5 […]