Missouri Golf Post

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 tied for second at 141.

See the full results for the Richard Poe Invitational here.

Richard Poe Invitational winner Chad Niezing

David Teel shaking hands with Steve Groom

Senior Division

Columbia’s David Teel won the senior division in a two-hole playoff over Steve Groom.

Photos courtesy of Rufus Harmon

 David Teel teeing off at first hole
Richard Poe Invitational Senior winner David Teel

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