Missouri Golf Post


Branson Golf News

State Championship is Underway The Branson/Lakes Area continues the high-profile season it is enjoying when Tom Fazio-designed Buffalo Ridge Springs hosts the Missouri Golf Association’s 108th Annual Amateur Championship, June 23-28, 2015. The tournament dates back to 1905 and features 144 of the state’s best amateur golfers. Sixty-four players will advance to match play after […]

PGA Tour’s US Open Fun Facts

The US Open kicks off today. Here are some facts about the field of 156 players: It includes 16 amateurs and over 80 pros and ams from the US. We can’t find any “home town” stories about Missourians in the field. About the closest we get is PGA Tour pro Robert Streb, a Kansas State grad who […]

US Reclaims Palmer Cup

The US team, including Carr Vernon from Poplar Bluff, MO, successfully reclaimed the Palmer Cup with an 18-12 win June 12-14 at Rich Harvest Farms outside Chicago. The ten man squad of US collegians took a commanding lead over team Europe after Friday morning’s four ball matches. Vernon, a junior at DII Cal State Monterey Bay, […]

East Side Amateur Results

Skip Berkmeyer of St. Louis came from one shot back to win his third East Side Amateur title Sunday at Spencer T. Olin GC in Alton, IL with a two round total of 139. Berkmeyer got off to a hot start with birdies on the first two holes Sunday and cruised to a three shot win in the […]

2015 Missouri Amateur

The 2015 Missouri Amateur is almost here and MGA Executive Director Scott Hovis says he’s “very excited” to be going to Buffalo Ridge GC in Branson for the Championship. (Buffalo Ridge was called Branson Creek before it was purchased by Johnny Morris, founder of Bass Pro Shops and the force behind the Legends of Golf […]

2015 Palmer Cup

The 2015 Palmer Cup, a competition between the top collegiate players from the US and Europe, will tee off this weekend at Rich Harvest Farms outside Chicago. The competition promises to be fierce as more and more elite young Europeans hone their skills at US colleges. Eight of the ten members on the European team attend […]

US Open Qualifiers

On June 8 the USGA held 10 sectional US Open qualifiers around the US to fill 58 spots in the 156 man Open field. Those lucky and good enough to survive local qualifying got to play 36 holes, usually over two different courses in the same area, to attempt to qualify for the Open at Chambers […]

Richard Poe Invitational

Open Division St Louisan Chad Niezing cruised to a five shot win in the open division of the prestigious Richard Poe Invitational  (formerly known as the Phil Cotton Invitational) at Columbia’s A.L. Gustin Golf Course on Sunday with rounds of 68-68 on the par 70 layout. Tulsa Commit and Rock Bridge senior Jack Knoesel and Tanner Elder […]

About Us

The Missouri Golf Post is a monthly digital magazine that “celebrates the people who play the game.” Each monthly issue contains several “feature” stories on golfers, golf courses, and/or major tournaments of interest statewide. Each issue contains a number of regular departments on topics such as Tournament Summaries, Fitness, “The Superintendent’s Corner,” Instruction, and Rules.


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