Want to try to play your way into the PGA Tour Shell Houston Open? The tour event takes place April 2-5, but the two qualifying events - the Pre-Qualifying Tournament and the Monday qualifier - are fast approaching.
Golfers who hold no PGA Tour or Nationwide Tour status are required to go through the Pre-Qualifier. To participate, you must have a course handicap of 2.0 or less at the qualifying site, the Tradition Course at Cypresswood Golf Club in Spring. The Pre-Qualifier is open to both amateurs and professionals who meet that requirement.
The Pre-Qualifier takes place on March 25. The top 50 from the Pre-Qualifier advance to the Open Qualifier (a k a the Monday qualifier) during tournament week. Entry fee for the Pre-Qualifier is $200.
Visit the STPGA Web site for more details and registration information.