The Junior Academy at Bridger Creek Golf Course is coming up! It's the best way for young people to improve their golf game and develop new skills.

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Juniors starting at the age 4 through the senior in high school can join us on Tuesdays or Wednesdays.  Junior Academy is developed to get kids started at an early age but than as the junior develops it prepares them for high school and college golf.

This 12 week program will have coaching on putting, chipping, bunkers, full swing, course management, practice drills, specialty shots, rules and tournament schedule for the summer.  The academy is led by PGA Professional Kylee Naffziger.  Junior Academy includes 12 lessons, golf shirt and green fees.  The juniors have 5 opportunities throughout the summer to play on Tuesday evenings.

Schedule: Tuesdays

Ages 6-9 from 4-5:15(May 27-June 10 and 3-4:15 (June 17-Aug 12)  Ages 10-17 from 5:15-6:30 (May 27-June 10) and 4:15-5:30 (June 17-Aug 12)  Ages 6-17 from 6:30-7:45 (May 27-June 10) and 5:30-6:45 (June 17-Aug 12)

Schedule: Wednesdays

Ages 4-6 from 4-5pm (May 28-June 11) and 3-4pm (June 18-Aug 13) Ages 7-13 from 5:15-6:30 (May 28-June 11) and 4:15-5:30 (June 18-Aug 13)

JUNIOR ACADEMY PLUS - Any Fall 8th graders through senior in high school whos goal is to play high school or college golf this is the camp that will prepare your junior.  In addition to the 12 weeks of junior academy series, the PLUS participants will play 6 rounds of 18 holes, have 2 private 30 minute lessons and will attend a tournament preparation meeting.

Schedule:  Saturdays and Tuesdays

Saturdays, May 31, June 7, 14 from 10-11:15am and Tuesdays Juen 17-August 12 from 1:45-3pm.  18 holes tee times at 8am June 17, July 1, 8, 15, 22 and August 5.

For more information or to register visit or call the pro shop at 586-2333.