The following post is part of the GolfAustin.Org series of articles about people who have won either the Men's City Championship, The Firecracker Open, or the Harvey Penick Invitational. Click on the link below or go to the "About" tab on the home page and scroll down to Austin Golf History and Personal Profiles.
Gib Kizer was a team member of the Austin High School teams that won the state championship in 1957, 1958, an 1959. At age 18 he won Austin Men’s City Championship and the State Public Links Championship. In route to winning the City Championship he won matches against Billy Penn, Roane Puett, George Seaholm and then defeated his brother Ray Kizer in the finals. Read More