LAKE JUNALUSKA — Registration is now open for the fall PGA Jr. League team at Lake Junaluska Golf Course for players age 13 and younger of all skill levels, including beginners.
During the season, which runs from early September through the end of October, the team will host practices on select Wednesdays from 4-5 p.m. at the Lake Junaluska Golf Course. Practices cover skills such as putting, chipping and playing as a team.
The registration fee of $190 includes team practice sessions, matches, home and away jerseys, bag tag, a performance ball cap, performance T-shirt, drawstring bag, access to the PGA Jr. League Merchandise Store, 10 percent discount on items in stock at the Lake Junaluska pro shop and a 20 percent discount on individual lessons. Scholarships are available.
The team also will participate in Thursday afternoon matches, which will be a two-person scramble format in which team players work together, hitting the “best ball” of each of their two shots throughout the match.
The team captain is Charlie Carswell, a PGA golf professional who serves as pro shop manager and golf professional at the Lake Junaluska Golf Course.
To register for the Lake Junaluska PGA Jr. team, visit www.pgajrleague.com/sign-up. For more information or how to request scholarship assistance, contact Carswell at 828-456-5777 or firstname.lastname@example.org.