Playing Solid Defense


It may not be possible to completely eradicate disease and other threats from golf course greens, but superintendents have a number of available resources to keep them at bay.

The CC of St. Albans (Mo.) to Be Managed by KemperSports

By | January 17, 2017

The management company will guide the club through the process of developing and executing its new long-term strategic plan that will focus on membership growth and engagement initiatives. The property offers 36 holes of golf, multiple dining options, a Jr. Olympic-sized swimming pool with poolside dining, and four outdoor tennis courts.

Junior PGA Championships Expand Field

By | August 10, 2016

Beginning in 2017, the Junior PGA Championships will offer all 41 sections a minimum of two boys and girls players each. The Country Club of St. Albans (Mo.) will host the Girls Junior PGA Championship on July 18-21, 2017, and the boys’ contest will be July 31-August 3, 2017.

The CC of St. Albans (Mo.) Completes $3.5M Renovation

By | July 8, 2016

The upgrades to the golf course include new drainage and bunker-white sand, new bridges, and a redesigned driving range and practice complex. The club also renovated its junior pool, added a new pool deck, updated furniture, and built a new golfer’s lounge, a wrap-around bar and wine bar.

Grass Sets Out to Keep GCSAA Growing

By | February 17, 2016

In addition to his fitting surname, as the newly elected President of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, Peter J. Grass of Hilands GC in Billings, Mont. brings the unique perspective of a nine-hole facility to his new post.