2016 Watson Challenge

To Determine the Best Golfer in the Greater Kansas City Golf Community

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Watson Challenge General Information

When: June 3-5, 2016

What: The Watson Challenge — 54 Hole Golf Tournament

Purpose:

The Watson Challenge is the vision of Tom Watson with the purpose to determine the best player in the greater Kansas City golf community. The Watson Challenge has a field of 48 players, which is comprised of the best professionals and amateurs living in the greater Kansas City golf community.

 Beneficiary:

The First Tee of Greater Kansas City is the beneficiary of the Watson Challenge, whose mission is to impact the lives of young people in the local community by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life enhancing values through the game of golf. In its ninth year of competition, to date this event has raised over $400,000 for the chapter’s scholarship fund. www.firstteekc.org

 Tickets:

  • Tickets will also be available for purchase during the event and cost $25/ticket.
  • Or by visiting the First Tee Website for advanced tickets sales:
  • Each ticket is good for the entire three-day tournament.
  • All juniors 18 years of age and under do NOT need a ticket.

Parking:

  • Parking is limited to Players, sponsors and Hallbrook Members. Additional parking is located at the neighboring office parking lot of “1 Hallbrook Place”

 


Thank You to Our Sponsors:

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Special Thanks to All Watson Challenge Supporters:

Turnberry ($5,000)
Allianz
American Family Insurance
Arch Insurance
AXIS Insurance
Beazley
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Country Club Bank
Edelman & Thompson
HCC MGA
Mutual of Omaha Bank
QBE
The Navigators Group, Inc.
Muirfield Level ($2,500)
Bartimus Frickleton & Robertson PC
Bob & Judy Hoehn
Cognios Capital
Colorectal Surgery Associates – Drs. Castera, O’Brien, Mizrahi, and Cravens
Craig & Sandy Jorgensen
Doug & Dawn Beddome
Enterprise Bank
Hallbrook Office Center, LLC
Mike Upchurch
Netsmart
Northwestern Mutual
UMB Financial
Walsworth
Royal Troon Level ($1,000)
Alice & Jimmie Stark
Beth & Marty Krebs / Edward Jones Investments
Bill & Cathy Graham
Bob & Karen Nonemaker
Capital Investment and Capital Tax
Chris Waters
Coliseum Imaging
Craig & Maryanne Roepke
Doug & Dawn Peete
Dr. Calvin & Ann Lentz
Dr. Doug & Barb Cusick
Dr. Rand O’Donnell
Ed & Suzie Laughlin
Fractal Capital Advisors
Holden
Husch Blackwell
IMA, Inc.
Jeff Larison
Jim & Elizabeth Gamble
Jim & Rebecca Young
Kansas City Orthopedic Institute
Karen & Chuck Peters
Kevin & Cathy Donovan
Mark & Abbie Taylor
Martin Pringle Law Firm
Mel & Rita Lavery
Menasha Packaging – Bryan Close
Mike & Andrea Kilkenny
Monsees & Mayer, P.C.
Mr. and Mrs. Terry Jarvis
Parisi Artisan Coffee
Pat & Mike Morrissey
Philadelphia Insurance Companies
Ray & Trudi Freeman
REAL Property Group
Robert J. Eckholt CPA
Steve & Patti Gound
Steve C. Butler
The RHW Hotel Management Co
Todd Moore
Tom & Jennifer Laming
Tom & Michelle McCarthy
TYR Energy, Inc.
Von Byall
Waddell Lawfirm LLC

The 2015 Watson Challenge was held June 12-14 at the Mission Hills Country Club. Annually, Tom Watson gathers the best golfers in the Kansas City area for the three day event to determine who can truly claim the title ‘Best Golfer in the Greater Kansas City Golf Community.’Chase Hanna wins the 2015 Watson Challenge

CLICK HERE FOR FINAL RESULTS OF THE 2015 WATSON CHALLENGE

CLICK HERE TO VIEW FULL WATSON CHALLENGE HISTORY