Other Junior Options

Indiana Golf Association: This nationally renowned golf program fills up fast, don’t wait until spring.

NIJGA: Northwest Indiana Regional junior golf program, also very popular and fills up fast.

Drive, Chip, and Putt: A national competition that test skills of golfers in different age groups 7 to 15. Regional qualifiers will compete in National Championship held at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia.


Individual Instruction Rates

  • Standard lesson, 1 hour - $50
  • Lesson Series (3) - $125
  • Junior lesson, $25 for 45 minutes.
  • Junior Series is $75 for 3 lessons. Clinics, Schools, Groups – Prices Vary

*Prices per instructor vary, preferred payment by check or cash to instructor.
 

Contact

  • Duane Borcherding | PGA Pro | Email
  • Kevin Culp | Assistant | Email


PGA Junior League
Highly acclaimed junior program available for ages 9 to 13, may not be 14 before August 1, 2018. Six weeks of scheduled Saturday practices with club vs. club matches in arranged in May, June and July. The program is $160, requires online sign up to begin. Fee includes instruction, course play for home/away matches, and Junior League Package (Home/Away Polos – T-Shirt – Hat – Bag Tag – Drawstring Bag). Sun. /Sat. practices (11:00-1:00pm): April 29, May 5, 12, 19, June 2, 9. ONLINE sign up, click on website. Website: https://www.pgajrleague.com/


First Tee Programs
We will conduct PLAYer/PLAYer+ classes available for age groups 6 to 13 with some golf experience, and High School classes for golfers entering High School in the Fall of 2018. Each four day session will teach First Tee Core Values and Healthy Habits, swing fundamentals, productive practice habits, and golfers will be playing golf on the course. Session cost is $95 per golfer, sign up in advance is required with The First Tee of Lake County/Hammond. Entry deadlines are the Thursday prior to the sessions’ first day. Class size is limited to 12 golfers. ONLINE sign up, click on website. Website: www.thefirstteelakecounty.org/about/

PLAYer/PLAYer+ Session Schedule:
Session #1 –    Monday to Thursday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, first day June 11th.
Session #2 –    Monday to Thursday, 2:00 to 4:00 pm, first day June 18th.
Session #3 –    Monday to Thursday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, first day July 9th.
Session #4 –    Monday to Thursday, 2:00 to 4:00 pm, first day July 16th. 

HIGH SCHOOL Session Schedule:
Session #1 –    Monday to Thursday, 2:00 to 4:00 pm, first day July 23rd.


U.S. Kids Golf
Brand new golfers (no bad habits!) are invited to start their golfing career with us. Classes will be scheduled throughout the season and divided into two different age groups, 5 to 8 and 9 to 13. The classes will be an introduction to golf focusing on basic fundamentals, safety, moving around the course, and fun practice habits. Each class will have similar structure and focus, cost is $15 per class. Also, we will work to show parents common faults and helpful ways to fix.
Class schedule is subject to change and advanced sign up in the golf shop is required: Sunday - May 20, 9 to 10:30 am, Sunday – June 10, 9 to 10:30 am, Saturday – June 23, 9:30 to 11 am, Saturday – July 14, 9 to 10:30 am, Sunday – July 22, 12:30 to 2 pm, Saturday – August 11, 9 to 10:30 am.



Crown Point Middle School Golf
Spring Camp
Camp is open to current 5-8th grade boys and girls interested in learning the great game of golf! Curriculum will focus on basic swing fundamentals, productive practice habits, and playing on the course. The camp fee is $125 and includes instruction, course access, and a junior golf starter package. Classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 4:00 to 5:30 pm. The camp will be divided into two groups after the first week, all golfers will start at 4pm. Camp starts on May 1st and ends on May 24th. After camp dates, included with camp fee, there will be three open Saturday Play Days, June 2-16. White Hawk will block the first tee for camp golfers to play starting at 2:00 pm. White Hawk staff will help golfers get started and check in with them from time to time. ONLINE sign up, click on website. Website: www.cpgolfcamps.com
 
Beginner or Advanced Fall Skills Camp
Fall Skills Camp is open current 5-8th grade boys and girls. The Advanced Class camp fee is $125 and will meet on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 4:00 to 5:30 pm, starting September 4th and ending October 4th, 2018. Curriculum will include advanced instruction in skills and technique as well as course management and playing strategy. The Advanced Class is designed for students who are accustomed to playing 9 holes, counting their score and aspire to become part of the high school golf program. The Beginner Class camp fee is $75 and will meet on Monday evenings, 4:00 to 5:30 pm, starting September 10th and ending October 1st, 2018. The Beginner Class is designed for students who are new to the game and will focus on fundamentals, safety, etiquette, and rules of golf. After camp dates, included with camp fee, there will be four open Monday Play Days for both groups, October 8-29. White Hawk will block the first tee for camp golfers to play starting at 3:30 pm. White Hawk staff will help golfers get started and check in with them from time to time. Contact is CP High School Coach Jennifer Vinovich at jenvinogolf@gmail.com. Website: www.cpgolfcamps.com

 
Drive, Chip & Putt
White Hawk Country Club will have their facility set up for practicing Drive, Chip & Putt challenges in advance of the local qualifier. Come out to White Hawk on Sunday June 10th, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, no charge, get your skills ready!!! Local qualifying sites with dates are listed on the website. Website: www.drivechipandputt.com/


Club Rental Program
Try out our junior club rental program and avoid some costs in getting started with the great game of golf. White Hawk Country Club will have available a limited number of junior sets for children up to 63” tall, from US Kids golf company, that you may rent for the season, with option to buy. The rental fee is $85 (7-Club Set/Bag) or $65 (5-Club Set/Bag) and the agreement is for April 1 to November 1 of the current year. Credit card information will be used for rental and tracking equipment. Lost clubs or damaged clubs will be billed at cost, regular wear and tear is expected and appreciated (used clubs!).
 

 
Information subject to change, March 1, 2018.