Entries by Grinnell Golf

Larry Crawford State Pee Wee Tournament

The Larry Crawford State Pee Wee is a well known and remembered event by many in the golf community throughout Iowa.  When talking junior golf, Grinnell becomes synonymous with the State Pee Wee.  In the event’s prime the event was run by Larry himself with a team of volunteers.  Since his departure the event has […]

Happy 62nd Tin Cup (The story behind the hole)

In reality, Kingwood Country Club (just northeast of Houston, Texas) was used for much of the movie. Kingwood Country Club is comprised of five courses (Island, Lake, Marsh, Forest and Deerwood). Scenes for “Tin Cup” were shot on the Forest Course and Deerwood, as well as at the Kingwood clubhouse for the bar scene, where […]