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Door County Golfer Profile: Robert Leist

Age: 19

College and Major: University Wisconsin-Stout, Golf Enterprise Management

Home Course: Maxwelton Braes

Handicap: 5

Best 18-hole score: 68

Years playing: 11

What got you interested in studying Golf Enterprise? Just the love of the game.

Where would your dream job be? I’m not really sure on a location, but I would want to be a General Manager of a golf course

Graduating from Sevastopol in 2010, what was the golf accomplishment of which you are most proud? Conference player of the year my senior year, and finishing as team runner-ups in Division 3 my junior year.

Favorite Golfer: Rory McIlroy

Fantasy Foursome: My dad, Jack Nicklaus, and McIlory

What’s in the bag? Ping rapture driver, Nike 3-wood, Srixon 3-iron hybrid, Taylormade RAC MB forged irons, TaylorMade TP 52 56 and 60 wedges, and Scotty Cameron putter.

Strengths: Driving

Weaknesses: Putting

Golf Tip to Share: Accelerate through your shots around the green.

When not playing golf, Robert can be found: Working at the Sevastopol Town Park or Maxwelton, or hanging out with friends.