Columbia teen qualifies for championship golf competition.

Saturday, June 28, 2008 | 7:58 p.m. CDT; updated 4:24 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — At 7:30 a.m. Tyler Kolb settled into his putting stance. He eyed the hole, swung the club and tapped the ball. It rolled passed the hole. He was nervous. He kept missing. Kolb needed to step up his game for the tournament in an hour.