Club Pro Chatter is a podcast by PGA Pros, for PGA Pros, showcasing the PGA of America’s Minnesota Section. Co-hosts Greg Snow of Olivia Golf Club and Scott McDonald of Minnewaska Golf Club focus on topics and issues Minnesota Section Professionals care about, along with regional, national, and PGA Tour events and predictions. Guests are generally experts in their field relating to the golf industry.
S3E2 "Live From the Minnesota Golf Show" - February 21, 2020
Greg Snow and guest host Jack Wawro are live from the Minnesota Golf Show at the Minneapolis Convention Center. They tackle proposed changes to the PGA Tour like the Premier Golf League and distance rules, as well as more Patrick Reed drama. They also talked about the upcoming Minnesota Section Schedule and Jack’s experience on the Board of Directors and the Tournament Committee.
S3E1 "Guest Andy Jacobson, PGA Tour Update, and 2020 Section Tournament Schedule" - January 16, 2020
Greg and Scott talk to Andy Jacobson, prolific Minnesota Amateur. They also discus the Patrick Reed cheating scandal and the 2020 Minnesota Section Major Tournaments schedule.
S2E9 "2019 Section Award Winners Announced, New Podcast Partner Greenimage Lawn & Golfscapes" - November 18, 2019
Greg and Scott announce the 2019 Minnesota Section PGA and Dakota Chapter Award Winners. They also talk to Denny Perrault, owner of Greenimage Lawn & Golfscapes about his business, his decision to partner with the Minnesota Section, and how our Assistants and Pros can get a referral bonus. Plus, President’s Cup predictions!
S2E8 "Major Section Tournament Recap, Interview with Don Berry" - October 7, 2019
Greg and Scott talk about Section Majors including Section PGA Championship, Tapemark Minnesota PGA Pro-Am, Senior Section Championship, Match Play, and the day’s Luther Tour Championship. They also talk about Tiger and his rumored President’s Cup Pick. Producer Maggie even makes her podcast debut! Stick around to the end for their interview with Don Berry, fresh off his T29 finish at the Senior PGA Championship in Austin, TX.
S2E7 "Section Champ, Pace of Play, FedEx Cup, Schedule Recap" - August 27, 2019
Greg and Scott talk with guests Adam Haugen and Jack Wawro about the Minnesota PGA Professional Championship held at The Preserve, the state of pace of play and how it affects average golfers, the new Fed-Ex Cup format and outcome, and their favorite 2019 events past and present in the Section.
S2E6 "KPMG Recap, Tour Events & 3M Open, MN State Open" - July 7, 2019
Greg and Scott talk about the final days of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, Nate Lashley, Matt Wolff and the 3M Open, and their personal golf games. There’s also more than a few references about Russia.
S2E5 "PGA Careers, KPMG Womens Champ, U.S. Open" - June 21, 2019
Greg and Scott talk to Regional Career Consultant J.D. Drimel, PGA about the outlook of careers in golf, Section intern Gracie Stockton about the KPMG Womens PGA Championship happening at Hazeltine National GC, and recap the U.S. Open.
S2E4 "US Open, KPMG PGA Women's Champ, & Jeff Sorenson" - June 3, 2019
Scott and Greg are live from Redwood Falls Golf Club on day two of the Snowball Pro-Am. They make their predictions of the US Open, speculate about what we can expect at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Course, and talk to PGA Pro Jeff Sorenson about how his game has evolved since he became a Professional.
S2E3 "Winter Kill, PGA Championship, Section Events" - May 12, 2019
Scott and Greg talk with Brady Scott, Superintendent at Minnewaska Golf Club about winter kill’s causes and effects, Scott’s experience at the PGA Professional Championship, and make predictions for the PGA Championship. They also discuss the start of the Tournament Season for the Minnesota Section PGA.
S2E2: "Club Champions, Club Fittings, and the Masters Predictions" - April 1, 2019
Scott and Greg are joined by their guest George Smith, PGA at Club Champions in Edina, Minnesota. They talked to George about the importance of the right fitting clubs and how Club Champion can help. They also talked about the Garcia/Kuchar issue at the WGC-Dell Match Play and made their predictions for the 2019 Masters.
S2E1: "Waste Management Open, Rules Changes, Junior Golf" - February 8, 2019
On location at the Minnesota Golf Show, Greg Snow and guest host Jack Wawro talk about the Waste Management Open, Tour Players reactions to the new rules, upcoming Pro-Ams, and Minnesota Section’s Junior Programs. Jeffrey Hintz, Minnesota Section CEO, is the star guest.