The McDonald's Team Captures Win!

The McDonald's Team Captures Win during Tournaments New Pro-Am

Price Cutter Charity Championship

The Special Olympics of Missouri "Be a Fan" Pro-Am was held August 8, 2009, at the Payne Stewart Golf Club in Branson, which is one of two new pro-ams this year during the Price Cutter Charity Championship presented by Dr. Pepper.

Proceeds from the pro-am benefit the Special Olympics of Missouri, which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with mental disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the community.

A great group of golfers participated August 8th to support the cause. With a scorecard playoff, the McDonalds team captured first place with a score of 58. Team players included: Dave Stocker, Kevin Corner, Dan Blumenstock, Randy Morgan and Pro, Nick Jones. The Millwood Golf & Racquet Club's team took second place with a score 58. Team players included: Bill Collison, Steve Jenkins, Dennis Wright, Ross Tilton and Pro , Jason Wright. Third place went to Empire Bank's team with a score of 60. Team members included: Russ Marquart, Brent Dunn, Ken Stephens, David Meyers, and Pro, Rodney Butcher.

There are 10 more pro-ams slated for tournament week. For a complete list of upcoming pro-ams please visit the tournament website at

The Nationwide Tour begins Thursday, August 13-Sunday, August 16 at the Highland Springs Country Club. To request a schedule of events for the entire tournament week please call 417.887.3400 or visit the website at