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Siegfried rallies to win 25th Metropolitian Amatuer in a playoff

For the second consecutive year, the winner of the Metropolitan Amateur came from way back in the pack to claim the championship. In 2014 it was Wildwood’s Teddy Jones. This year, it is Town and Country’s Jimmy Siegfried. Siegfried, a De Smet graduate who will be a sophomore at Missouri this fall, began the final round of the 25th Amateur ...

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Metropolitian Amateur Championship celebrates is silver anniversary at Boone Valley Golf Club

The 25th annual Metropolitan Amateur Championship will be played at Boone Valley Golf Club. This three-day tournament begins Thursday (July 30) . The winner of the area’s most prestigious amateur championship and most coveted Jim Tom Blair Trophy. Bryan McMurray, the general manager of Boone Valley Golf Club, said the club is happy for the opportunity to host this edition ...

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Port, Dolan, Eckelkamp will be Team Missouri in the upcoming USGA Women’s State Team Championship

Team Missouri members have been announced for the USGA Women’s State Team Championship. Team Missouri will consist of three local golfers — Ellen Port, Kayla Eckelkamp, and Catherine Dolan. Missouri will be hosting its first USGA Women’s State Team Championship at Dalhousie Golf Club in Cape Girardeau. The tournament will be held Sept. 10-12. This Championship is open to all ...

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Missouri women’s 2015 Fore State Championship golf team named

The Missouri women’s team for the 2015 Fore State Championship will be well represented by  several local golfers on this year’s squad. The annual tournament will be hosted by Arkansas this year. It will be held Aug. 2-4 at the Shadow Valley Golf Club in Rogers, Ark. Here are the team members who are under the age of 39. Elizabeth Leath, ...

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Marquette’s Thomas ready for second trip to U.S. Junior Amateur Championship

Frankie Thomas takes another big step in his golfing career by playing in an international field of 156 golfers in the 68th annual U.S. Junior Amateur for the second time. Thomas will compete in the United States Golf Association’s 2015 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship begins Monday (July 20). It will be held at the 7,366-yard, par-72 Colleton River Plantation Club’s ...

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