If you are a high school student or parent seeking advice about college golf scholarships, you came to the right place. When most people think about college golf scholarships, they are only thinking about a skill-based playing scholarship which requires a student to play for a varsity golf team. Since getting a playing scholarship is not feasible for most high school golfers, below highlights some other options for getting a golf scholarship. Read more “Getting a golf scholarship – An expert’s advice on 5 alternatives”
If you are a high school player that is new to golf, there are some things you should know about how to handle yourself on the driving range. It’s a different atmosphere from other sports, so here are a few things to keep in mind next time you head to the range.
One of the most important parts of a college golf resume is your swing video. College coaches can’t always watch you play in person, so it’s important to showcase all parts of your game in a 1-3 minute long video.
If you are in need of fundraising ideas for your high school golf team, look no further then 1st and 10th Tee Bars from SCNS Sports Foods. SCNS is an amazing company that really supports golf at all levels of the sport. Below are 5 reasons why you should consider these bars as a snack on the course and consider ordering some boxes as part of your next fundraiser.
Junior golf academies can be found throughout the U.S. and are a great option for high school golfers to get instruction from top PGA and LPGA professionals. In addition to great instruction, a junior golfer can experience teamwork, living in a community, and personal development while at an academy. Below you will find some of the top junior golf academies in the U.S. Read more “Best Junior Golf Academies in the U.S.”
High school golf is in 49 out of the 50 states and takes place during the fall or spring season. A question we get quite often is what are the differences between the fall and spring high school golf season and which states compete when? Read more “High School Golf Seasons by State”
When I was a high school golfer, I saw both great success and my fair share of failure. I learned a lot more about myself and my golf game from the failures than the triumphs, and they helped shape me into a great player who was able to play at the collegiate level. One thing I noticed a lot playing in junior events was just how many kids failed to show up on day two after a poor first round. I’ve never been one to give up, and you shouldn’t either. Here’s how you can bounce back from a bad round of golf and make something out of any tournament. Read more “How to bounce back from a bad tournament round”
The Junior Golf Scoreboard is a phrase and entity that junior golfers and parents hear quite often, but don’t always understand. Let’s take a look at what JGS is and how a junior golfer can get ranked on their site.
The American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) is one of the foremost junior golf tours in the country and many regard their tournaments as the PGA or LPGA Tour of junior golf. AJGA events are typically 54 holes and course setups that mimic what you will find at the collegiate level. If you are planning to compete in an AJGA event this year, let’s take a look at how you can compete and play in their tournaments.
The rules of golf are making some pretty drastic changes in 2019. Before your team starts up the spring high school season, let’s take a moment to see what’s changing and how they will affect your game moving forward. Read more “Rules of golf changes in 2019”