Short Courses Gain Favor in Kansas City Area

By | March 20, 2017

Tom Watson, who developed his own game playing on the former Santa Fe Hills executive course in the city as a youth, says his new “Watson 9” in Maryville, Mo. is being “well-utilized,” especially by junior players. The Sykes/Lady Overland Park Golf Club par-3 has become “more popular recently,” reports General Manager Curt Nelson, thanks in part to a new unlimited-play-pass program.

Mozingo Lake Recreation Park Sees Jump in Golf Rounds

By | November 17, 2016

The total number of rounds played on the Maryville, Mo., property’s Sechrest 18 and Watson 9 golf courses has grown by 4,900 over three years. The property is planning on boosting marketing efforts for its nine-hole golf course, emphasizing that the layout is open to all golfers, not just children and teenagers.

Foundation Contributes $250,000 to Missouri Junior Golf Course

By | December 11, 2013

The Wadsworth Golf Charities Foundation announced that it is becoming a partner in the Tom Watson Junior Golf Course at Mozingo Lake Recreation Park in Maryville, Mo. The donation is part of the foundation’s Links Across America initiative, established to create feeder short courses for young people, families, beginners and people with disabilities.