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Far Oaks Golf Club - Target Par 3
618/628-2900
419 Old Collinsville Rd
Caseyville , IL
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

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Far Oaks Golf Club - 18-Hole
618/628-2900
419 Old Collinsville Rd
Caseyville , IL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Fox Creek Golf Club
618/692-9400
6555 Fox Creek Dr
Edwardsville , IL
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Sunset Hills Country Club
618/656-8088
Route 157 S
Edwardsville , IL
Type
Private
# of Holes
18

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Rivers Edge Golf Course
618/452-4632
Route 3
Granite City , IL
Type
Military
# of Holes
9

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Stonebridge Golf Club
618/346-8800
7700 Stonebridge Golf Dr
Maryville , IL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1999
Course Architect
Richard Gundlach

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Stonewolf Golf Club
618/624-4653
1195 Stonewolf Trl
Fairview Heights , IL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Jack Nicklaus

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Legacy Golf Course
618/931-4653
3500 Cargill Rd
Granite City , IL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Hale Irwin

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Arlington Golf Club
618/931-5232
Rural Route 1
Granite City , IL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Robert B. Harris

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American Legion Post 199 Golf Course
618/656-9774
58 State Route 157
Edwardsville , IL
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

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What Are The Top Golf Tournaments

PGA TourThere are some golf tournaments whose pedigrees demand respect and admiration for what they contribute to the game's history. These tournaments test the resolve and skills of the players to a degree that other contests can't begin to match. Actually, it's a good thing that the really great golf tournaments don't come around but a few times each year. Anything beyond the strain evident in those occasional contests could be so dangerous to the psyches of some players that they might very well have short golf careers.

The world's golf season doesn't begin until the Masters Tournament opens play at Augusta National in the first week of April. Until that time of year, golf tournaments have been fun to watch and even seemed to illuminate which players were mastering their craft to really compete for the famed Green Jacket. It's when the Saturday round is over, and the field has shaken out to leave a few who have a chance to take the Masters title, that the real contest begins. And it isn't on the golf course. It's in the players' minds where the real struggle takes place. It's Greg Norman in 1996 watching a six-shot lead on Sunday give way to the steady play of Nick Faldo. It's Scotsman Sandy Lyle serving haggis at the Champions' dinner in 1989. It's Tiger Woods winning his first Masters and crying on his father's shoulder after dropping his last putt. It's just the Masters.

Next on the list of great tournaments is the U.S. Open Championship. It’s held at various golf courses in America, and is known for how difficult the USGA can set a course for play. The real rough begins at two inches, a little further in it’s four inches, and beyond that even a hay mower would have trouble getting through it. U.S. Open officials don't like their tournament being roughed up by par breaking players. On Sunday, the pin placements are in their toughest positions and the greens are slick as glass.

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