Lloyd Mangrum, a Trenton, Texas native, won 38 major professional golf titles during his illustrious career. Among his major victories was the 1946 U.S. Open at Canterbury Country Club in Cleveland. When the PGA tournament was decided by match play Mangrum was twice a semifinalist and two times a quarterfinalist. A two-time Vardon Trophy winner (1951 & 1953), he won the Los Angeles Open four times, the Western Open twice, the All-American three times, and the Phoenix Open twice. He was a member of the Ryder Cup team four times (1941, 1947, 1949, 1951) and served as captain twice (1953, 1955). In 1951, he was the tour's leading money winner. Mangrum was inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 1966.