IJGA Full Time Golf Program

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As the old saying goes, practice makes perfect. This is especially true when it comes to the game of golf, and you work tirelessly on perfecting your pre-shot routine, your approach to each shot, and finally the shot itself. In order to get better at golf you need to constantly practice and hone your skills…

Two IJGA students force playoffs at IJGT Junior

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Making the most of the new spring season, many IJGA students took advantage of the start of the International Junior Golf Tour’s (IJGT) spring event schedule. Beginning the season locally, the IJGT hosted the IJGT Junior at Hilton Head National, on January 17-18, 2015, and not one, but two academy students participated in playoffs. (more…)

Hammerschmidt commits to Lehigh University

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When current IJGA senior Lee Hammerschmidt of Armonk, N.Y., was interviewed by the Armonk Daily Voice two years ago, he said he had two golf-related goals: to play for a Division I program and to win a tournament in South Carolina. He can now cross the former off his list as he has committed to…

IJGA student Aaron Terrazas competing in Latin American Amateur Championship

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Current IJGA student Aaron Terrazas of Veracruz, Mexico, is set to play in the inaugural Latin American Amateur Championship (LAAC) at Pilar Golf Club in Argentina on January 15-18, 2015. The much-anticipated event is composed of the leading players from the 29 International Olympic Committee-recognized countries and territories from this region that are current members of the International…

Puangcharoen commits to Northern Michigan University

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Warissara “Mind” Puangcharoen kicked off 2015 in a very big way. In her senior year at the IJGA, the Chonburi, Thailand, native announced she will head to Marquette, Michigan, next fall thanks to her commitment to Northern Michigan University (NMU). There, she will serve as a member of the Wildcats inaugural women’s golf team for the 2015-2016…