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Gary Player talks with Mo Golf Post

Don’t get him started At age 79, Gary Player certainly doesn’t lack passion or opinions   RIDGEDALE, Mo. — Some interviews are easier than others. Like having a chat with Gary Player. Ask one question and your job is basically done. Just sit back and enjoy. Player has more opinions than an editorial writer for the […]

Pre-Tournament Interview: Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player

PHIL STAMBAUGH: Okay, we welcome two of the greatest players ever to play the game, 27 major titles between them, two of five to complete the modern Grand Slam, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player back together again for the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf. Maybe a quick comment from each of you about playing […]

Legends of Golf Pairings and Televised Viewing Options

All of the pre-tournament events have come and gone, and this morning over 80 of golf’s most decorated champions will go off in two “waves” at the stunning Top of the Rock par-three course and the Buffalo Ridge course a few miles away. Bass Pro Shops and golf course owner Johnny Morris and tournament director […]

Pre-Tournament Interview: Lee Janzen & Rocco Mediate

PHIL STAMBAUGH: Okay, folks, we welcome Lee Janzen and Rocco Mediate to the media center for the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge. Lee, your first time here but you and Rocco go way back to college golf at Florida Southern. Just maybe a couple thoughts from each of you about […]

Pre-Tournament Interview: Jeff Sluman & Tom Lehman

DAVE SENKO: Well, we would like to welcome Tom Lehman and Jeff Sluman, one of whom was the 2014 champion. Jeff, maybe just get us started how this pairing came together. I know this will be your third try with a different partner this year. JEFF SLUMAN: Well, actually I had Stads a long time […]

Pre Tournament Interview: Fred Funk

PHIL STAMBAUGH: We welcome Fred Funk into the interview room this afternoon. Fred, obviously a special week for you last year here winning the first time we played at this facility. A few thoughts, you’re going to play with a different partner this year but a few thoughts on coming back for this event. FRED […]

Interview with Tom Watson

RIDGEDALE, Mo. — As if Branson didn’t have enough stars … This week, the city dubbed as the Entertainment Capital of the World will be flooded by many of golf’s biggest stars for the Legends of Golf Tournament that starts Friday. These stars might be past their prime, but they certainly remain stars — no […]

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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