Branson, Mo.—Eighteen years and running the late Payne Stewart is still proving that character and a good golf swing go hand-in-hand. Members from the golf elite gathered in Atlanta to pay homage to a man whose legacy continues through the Payne Stewart Award. The PGA TOUR and Southern Company on September 22, recognized Ernie Els […]
Dear Friends, As many of you know this past June we broke ground on the Ken Lanning Junior Golf Center at our Missouri Golf Association headquarters in Jefferson City. This project has been a dream of mine for many years now and we are getting closer to seeing it become a reality. The course will […]
Dalhousie Golf Club in Cape Girardeau, Mo., will be the host site of the 2015 USGA Women’s State Team Championship. The Championship, which is scheduled Sept. 10-12, will be the first USGA competition held at Dalhousie Golf Club. The USGA Women’s State Team Championship is open to players from all 50 states, the District of […]
Gil Hill’s story puts a name and a face to the old adage that “golf is a game for a lifetime.” He has been playing golf since 1950 “when I was a senior at Nebraska Wesleyan U.” Gil runs a golf group in Omaha, NE called the “good ‘ol boys .” Gil is in charge […]
Mizzou recruit Matt Echelmeier came from a shot back and defeated former Rock Bridge HS teammates Jack Knoesel and Hudson Dubinski by two and three shots respectively to win the Columbia City Championship on Sunday. August 9. The trio were the top three players on Rock Bridge’s 2014 state championship golf team. David Teel won the Senior Division by four […]
The annual MGA Parent Child Championship was again a rousing success. It was held July 27-28 at The Club at Porto Cima at the Lake. The team of Rich and Jake Laing of Bonner Springs, KS won the Championship Flight. See our pictures from the event below. Find the full recap at mogolf.org.
Jimmy Siegfried came from eight shots back of second round leader Sam Migdal to win the Metropolitan Amateur Championship in a playoff over runner-up Skip Berkmeyer. (get full results at metga.org)
The July issue of the Missouri Golf Post is here and we are excited for you to flip through it! We have coverage from the Stroke Play Championship, Missouri Women’s Amateur, and a special honor awarded to Barbara Berkmeyer. Head over and check it out today!
Chris Kovach survived four matches to become the winner of the Greisedieck Men’s Championship of the St. Louis District Golf Association on Sunday, July 26th at Old Warson CC. Kovach outlasted Old Warson’s Toppie Hogan in the championship match. Kovach and Hogan were both unlikely finalists, as they were the 13th and 15th seeds respectively in […]
Adam Schenk, a mini-tour pro from Indiana, won the 10th Metropolitan Open yesterday at the Lewis & Clark Course at the CC of St. Albans with a -7 total over 54 holes. Schenk birdied the final hole to capture the title by a shot over friend and roommate on the Latin America Tour Steven Ihm as the […]