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Southern Texas PGA Announce 8th Texas Junior Cup Matches Teams

August 20th, 2019

SPRING, TEXAS – The Southern Texas PGA announced its 2019 Texas Junior Cup Matches presented by TCG Advisors team on Tuesday. This annual competition between the Southern and Northern Texas PGA Sections’ top six boys and top six girls aged 9-12 will be the eighth meeting and is slated for September 28-29 at The Club at Carlton Woods (Fazio Course) in The Woodlands, Texas.

The Ryder Cup-style format features close matches, dramatic shots, uncompromising sportsmanship, and new friendships. Juniors compete in 9-Hole Four-Ball and 9-Hole Scramble Matches the first day, followed by 9-hole Singles Matches the final day to provide a one-of-a-kind experience for all.

Members from the Southern Texas PGA team qualify to compete via Little Linksters and Junior Tour Spring and Summer Championships as well as the Srixon Prestige Tour Junior PGA Championship.

The following juniors will represent the Southern Texas PGA:
  • Sayers Allen (Spring Branch, Texas)
  • Dresden Bounds (San Antonio, Texas)
  • Kaden Frierson (Austin, Texas)
  • London Fowlkes (Spring, Texas)
  • Stephen Hernandez (Houston, Texas)
  • Sterling Hurd (Austin, Texas)
  • Lindsay Lee (San Antonio, Texas)
  • Michelle Lee (San Antonio, Texas)
  • Aadi Parmar (Selma, Texas)
  • Shiv Parmar (Selma, Texas)
  • Carly Sherman (Bastrop, Texas)
  • Adam Villanueva (Kenedy, Texas)
The Southern Texas PGA team will be led by University of Texas Golf Club’s Assistant PGA Professional Emily Kvinta (Quinn-ta). Kvinta brings a love for the game as well as for junior golf.

“I am very honored and excited to captain the 2019 STPGA Texas Junior Cup Matches team,” said Kvinta. “I look forward to a fun weekend with the junior golfers and their families.”

In last year’s meeting, STPGA took an early lead and never looked back. Shiv Parmar in Match Eight of the Singles Matches earned the clinching point for STPGA. Team STPGA prevailed over Team NTPGA by a final score of 16-8. The Northern Texas PGA leads the Matches with a 5-2-0 overall record.

For more information on the 8th Texas Junior Cup Matches presented by TCG Advisors, please click here.

TCG was founded in 1999 as a fee-based investment and consulting firm. Their founding partners rooted the company in their core values by which they serve their clients. By avoiding the pitfalls of the commission-based model, they have attracted a loyal clientele appreciative of straight talk, informed decision making, and personalized service. In helping others to prosper over the years, TCG has thrived as well. Managing over $2 billion in assets, they serve over 450,000 individuals across hundreds of clients in the private wealth, non-profit/government, and small-to-medium business segments as well as delivering a financial wellness platform to educate individuals. Everything they do is accomplished by a team of professionals who are dedicated to providing elite customer service. 

Founded in 1994, the Southern Texas PGA Foundation, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, is Founded in 1994 as the Southern Texas PGA Foundation and then rebranded to PGA Reach Southern Texas in 2019, this 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization strive to positively impact the lives of youth, military, and diverse populations. PGA Reach Southern Texas has 4 distinct pillars with multiple programs to demonstrate the impact of golf on individuals. Junior Golf - College Scholarships - Military Involvement - Employment Opportunities.

The STPGA Junior Golf program is one of the four pillars of PGA Reach Southern Texas. The program administers six different junior golf programs and is part owner of a seventh.  In total, it runs over 400 junior golf tournaments with nearly 4,500 unique juniors ages 6-18 each year.  Events are run in all 12 months of the year and are open to juniors of all playing ability.  The STPGA Junior Golf program is focused on your junior golf journey and making sure we have a program for everyone!