Summers and Holidays in Texas means the golf courses are backed up with players of all skillsets hitting the links trying to win a game they can never win. It is the only sport that requires a player to call penalties on themselves. The game of golf is a sport that show true character, and can be enjoyed by players of all ages.
Huffines Chevrolet Lewisville is proud to be one of the sponsors for the Collegiate Players Tour hosted by the Star Golf Club in Euless, Texas. The golf course was completed in 1997 as part of the 321-acre Texas Star Sports Centre complex in Euless. Deemed an amateur athlete’s dream, the overall complex includes an 18-hole golf course, driving range, Parks at Texas Star baseball, tee-ball and soccer fields, batting cages, Softball World fields and pro shop and the Euless Dr Pepper StarCenter.
The Collegiate Players Tour allows eligible players sharpen their skills at premium PGA Tour & Q-School venues against fellow men and women collegiate, amateur and select elite juniors while saving on excessive travel expenses to tournaments outside the Texas/Southwest region. The tour provides players’ access to elite golf courses and several incredible resort stay opportunities for the entire family at affordable pricing exclusively to Texas Collegiate Amateur Tour members.
The summer and holiday schedule allows players the flexibility to continue summer jobs and pursue internships to further their educational experience while providing the experience and course challenges of elite amateur and PGA Tour professional golf. All tournaments are ranked by both world amateur rankings systems: WAGR-World Amateur Golf Rankings & Scratch Players World Rankings.
Most of the students who attended the event and sponsored by Huffines Chevrolet Lewisville are children of veteran who gave their life at War for this great country we live in. There were college student players from several colleges and States. The Collegiate Players were put on teams with sponsor teams.
Former CPT Players who have turned Pro are current #1 LPGA player in the world, Stacy Lewis, PGA players Bo Van Pelt, John Rollins, Scott Piercy, D.J. Brigman, British Open Champion Ben Curtis, Publinks & US Amateur Champion Colt Knost, US Amateur Champion, Hank Kuehne.
This is the 20th season for the CPT and open to any college player, age 17 – 24, and in a few cases, a 16 year old player can be exempt to play. Many players play with sponsors in our fund raising day at each tournament.
Since 1924 has been supporting education for all students in the Dallas, Fort Worth and surrounding community’s. Huffines Chevrolet Lewisville is located at 1400 South Stemmons Fwy in Lewisville, Texas. To learn more about the North Texas automotive dealership visit www.huffineschevylewisville.com or call 972.755.3865.