Dell Match Play brings top talent, restricted lake access

The Austin Country Club hosts the World Golf Championships (WGC)-Dell Technologies Match Play Tournament through March 31.

The Austin Country Club hosts the World Golf Championships (WGC)-Dell Technologies Match Play Tournament through March 31.

It’s time again for the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play Golf Tournament, bringing top players to the Austin Country Club, including household names such as Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth.

The annual tournament also means the Travis County Loop 360 Boat Ramp has been closed since March 24, and will remain so through March 31. Except for tournament ticketholders, the park will be closed to the public.

Although temporary access from Lake Austin to the park’s boat ramp will be available for ticketed spectators only, three other Lake Austin boat ramps will remain open to the public: Mary Quinlan Park, Walsh Landing and Emma Long Metropolitan Park.

This is Woods’ first tee-off at the Dell Technologies Match Play stage since 2013. Last year’s winner, Bubba Watson, also returns for the 2019 tournament.

For more information on the tournament, click here.
By Brian Rash
Brian has been a reporter and editor since 2012. He wrote about the music scene in Dallas-Fort Worth before becoming managing editor for the Graham Leader in Graham, Texas, in 2013. He relocated to Austin, Texas, in 2015 to work for Gatehouse Media's large design hub. He became the editor for the Lake Travis-Westlake publication of Community Impact in August 2018. From there he became a dual-market editor for Community Impact's New Braunfels and San Marcos-Buda-Kyle editions. Brian is now a senior editor for the company's flagship papers, the Round Rock and Pflugerville-Hutto editions.


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