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Witnesses… and the Two Ball Marks

Written By: Steve Wise The first one was a golfer’s miracle and nightmare, all compressed into tight spirals of sweet time like his Titleist was when perfectly struck by his trusty seven-iron. Tough little par three it was –number 6, Columbia Country Club. 167 to the middle, fronted by water, elevated green perched atop a […]

Interview Series: Johnny Morris

After the press conference at Big Cedar Lodge announcing the Champions Tour event, we spent a few minutes talking with Johnny Morris, Founder and CEO of Bass Pro Shops and Big Cedar Lodge and owner of Top of the Rock and Buffalo Ridge golf courses. TMGP: Johnny, this is a great day in the history […]

Interview Series: Tom Watson

After the press conference at Big Cedar Lodge announcing the Champions Tour event, we had a chance to talk briefly with Missouri’s own Tom Watson, 2014 Ryder Cup Captain and member of the World Golf Hall of Fame. TMGP: We at The Post had pieced together the fact that there was a major announcement coming […]

New Tee Time Booking Service is a “Win-Win”

We recently had the chance to sit down with golf course owner Ed Schultz and PGA Head Professionals Ty Zimmerman and Kevin Triefenbach to talk about a new public golf course “group” they’re about to launch- Golf Around STL. Ed is the owner of The Falls Golf Club in O’Fallon, Mo., and Ty and Kevin […]

Don Bliss, Jim Holtgrieve Voted Into MGA Hall of Fame

Jefferson City, Missouri  (December 9, 2013) At their annual meeting, The Board of Directors of the Missouri Golf Association voted unanimously to induct prominent St. Louis amateurs Don Bliss and Jim Holtgrieve into their Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will be June 23rd during the playing of the 2014 Missouri Amateur at Norwood Hills […]

The New Golf Galaxy® “Superstore”

It seemed like a good idea to accept the invite to tour the newly remodeled Golf Galaxy store on THF Blvd in Chesterfield Commons East. I hadn’t ever been out to that Galaxy location, hadn’t been to a golf retail store in a while, probably wouldn’t hurt to check out the new products and technologies, […]

A Tour of the “RTJ” Course at The Legends

The drive into the Legends takes one on a hilly, winding road through a series of beautiful residential neighborhoods. As I got deeper into the property, the hum of the highway faded and a sense of tranquility took over.   Upon arrival, I felt as though I was walking onto the grounds of a classic course— […]

Interview Series: The Country Club of The Legends

Jim Vastyan with The Missouri Golf Post sits down with Jeff Whitfield (General Manager/Director of Golf), Brett Moomey (Head Golf Professional), and Allison Fanger (Membership Director) to discuss the reopening of The Country Club of The Legends in Eureka, Missouri. Part two of Jim Vastyan’s conversation with Jeff Whitfield (General Manager/Director of Golf), Brett Moomey […]

Golf Quotes

UMKC Men’s Golf NCAA Championship Quotes
Antoine Rozner: “Before coming here this week, I knew anything inside the top-10 would be a very good performance. Being able to compete with the best in the world makes me truly believe the best is yet to come. With…

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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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