My article for Grass Roots Magazine on SentryWorld and their world-class Superintendent Matt Smith, chronicling their path leading up to and executing on the wildly successful 2023 US Senior Open.
Highlights from an exciting 2023 WSGA Wisconsin State Putting Championship, presented by Meridian Putters, on The Dance Floor at Geneva National Resort and Club.
A day filled with excitement at the US Senior Open at SentryWorld leads to a highly-anticipated round four today that will feature Wisconsin's two greatest golf icons, Steve Stricker and Jerry Kelly, in the final pairings.
Late last month I had the opportunity to spend 30 minutes with NBC analyst and broadcaster Mark Rolfing. Mark will be covering the US Senior Open at SentryWorld this weekend and allowed me to pick his mind about all things golf while focusing on the USGA tournament venue and general state of the game, especially here in my own home state of Wisconsin where incredible daily fee courses like SentryWorld dominate the landscape.
After experiencing SentryWorld firsthand at the U.S. Senior Open Media Day this spring, it's clear that the top-notch public venue has its sights set on being one of the best hosts in the championship's rich history.
On Sunday, June 5 at Geneva National Resort & Club thousands of spectators were treated to some of the best ball-striking and short games ever witnessed as the game's top celebrity, Paige Spiranac, and PGA Champions Tour icon [and Wisconsin's own] Jerry Kelly served up magic to the throngs, pouring in 16 total birdies and two eagles over an 18-hole exhibition round dubbed "Beauty vs. The Beast."
A tournament rich in history, the Milwaukee District Golf Association (MDGA) Match Play Championship will be held June 2-4, 2023 at Chenequa Country Club. Register today for your chance to be a part of its storied history!