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2013 WTGA Scholars

2013 WTGA Scholars

Elise Pope is our 2013 Doris Kallina Scholarship Winner. A native of Longview, Elise has been admitted to Mississippi State University where she will be majoring in PGA Golf Management. Elise wants to be a teaching pro and even plans to design courses as well as children’s teaching facilities. Elise was also a participant in the Texas Challenge in 2011 and 2012.

Mary McCreight is our 2013 ‘Nez Muhleman Scholarship winner. Born in Sulphur Springs and now living in Yantis, Mary has been admitted to Texas A&M – Commerce where she will be majoring in Accounting. Her dream is to play golf at the collegiate level. In her application, Mary states, "In fact the more that is against me fuels me to overcome the obstacles and allow for greatness to set in.”

Both ladies will receive $1,000 scholarships for every year they are in school (not to exceed 4 years). Congratulations from everyone at the WTGA and good luck on your future endeavors!


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