Jimmy Burch has covered professional golf for the Star-Telegram since 1991. He’s received state and national honors for his writing but fills his own scorecard with more bogeys than birdies when he hits the local links.
FW ownership group making management changes at Redstone Golf Club, site of Houston's PGA Tour stop
Redstone Golf Club, owned by Fort Worth-based Escalante Golf Inc., announced a restructuring of its senior management team today. The club, home to the PGA Tour’s Shell Houston Open, will feature a senior management team of general manager Herb Lipsman, head golf professional Tommy Wolfenberger and course superintendent Michael Mefford. As part of the restructuring, former general manager Derek Clouse will join Billy Ray Brown, a former PGA Tour competitor, in overseeing the Dave Williams Golf Academy located at the club. David McDonald, president of Escalante Golf, Inc. announced the moves today. Escalante acquired the property in April.