Getting To Know: Jasper Municipal Golf Course
An Insightful Interview With Steve Milligan, Director of Golf
By Brian Weis
Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Steve Milligan who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats and treats at the 19th.
Give Our Readers An Overview of the Golf Course/Property
The Municipal Course is Landscaped, with tree lined fairways, rolling hills, valleys and sparkling lakes. Course is always in great shape and the price is right
If Someone Was Looking To Golf In The Area, Why Should They Play Your Course?
Friendly staff, great greens, fairways and tees. Front nine is open and the back nine puts you into another world. Price is good
What Tips or Local Knowledge Would You Provide To Help Them Score Better At Your Course?
Need to hit the ball straight on back nine. Need to learn to place ball in proper position to Score Well.
Recent Awards or What You Are Most Proud About The Course?
Named one of the best places to Play By Golf Digest in 2008 and 2009. Very nice Municipal Golf Course. You'll Love It!
What Is The Signature, Most Talked About, or Most Photographed Hole?
#13 Beautiful hole. You need to carry a Lake to reach the Green
What Is Your Favorite Hole? Any Tips to Play It?
#16 Because it's a two teere Green. Hit the top teere and the ball can roll to the hole.
Must Have Dish or Drink after the round at the 19th Hole?
Beer will be sold during the 2013 season. Hope to be available by July 1!!!
Back Tee Stats
Jasper Municipal Golf Course
1728 Jackson St.
Jasper, In. 47546
Revised: 01/30/2013 - Article Viewed 22,476 Times - View Golf Course Profile
About: Brian Weis
Brian Weis is the Publisher of GolfTrips.com, a network of golf travel and directory sites including GolfWisconsin.com, GolfMichigan.com, ArizonaGolfer.com, GolfAlabama.com, etc. Professionally, Brian is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA), International Network of Golf (ING), Golf Travel Writers of America (GTWA), International Golf Travel Writers Association (IGTWA) and The Society of Hickory Golfers (SoHG). In 2016, Brian won The Shaheen Cup, an award given to a golf travel writer by his peers.
All of his life, Brian has been around the game of golf. As a youngster, Brian competed at all levels in junior and high school golf. Brian had a zero chance for a college golf scholarship, so he worked on the grounds crew at West Bend Country Club to pay for his University of Wisconsin education. In his adult years, his passion for the game collided with his entrepreneurial spirit and in 2004 launched GolfWisconsin.com. In 2007, the idea for a network of local golf directory sites formed and GolfTrips.com was born. Today, the network consists of a site in all 50 states supported by national sites like GolfTrips.com, GolfGuide.com and GolfPackages.com. It is an understatement to say, Brian is passionate about promoting golf and golf travel on a local, regional, national and international level.
On the golf course, Brian is known as a fierce weekend warrior that fluctuates between a 5-9 handicap. With a soft fade, known as "The Weis Slice", and booming 300+ drives, he can blast it out of bounds with the best of them.
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