Junior Center

CREATING GREAT CITIZENS AND LEADERS THROUGH GOLF IS THE EAGLES PERFORMANCE ACADEMY THEME. CREATING HIGH PERFORMANCE JUNIORS, ON AND OFF THE COURSE, IS OUR MISSION.

 

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

Eagles Performance Academy in The Colony, Texas is a road map to the game of golf – a progressive level model that is designed to progress a young golfer through the game as their skills and abilities to grasp the concepts of the game mature. The program will provide set times for skills development. Each player will progress through according to their abilities as well as at their own pace.

PLAY DEVELOPMENT

Player is registered with the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation and is ready to represent the team and coaches in PGA Jr. League Golf, the NTPGA Team Golf and for competition in Prep Tour events, have proven skills enhancements in Benchmark testing.

ELITE PLAYER DEVELOPMENT

Elite development is the next step from Eagles Performance Academy and the station for the serious-minded developing player dedicated to being their very best. Eager to play inter-collegiate golf, this player will be trained in producing short games, temperaments, decision making, and overall games attractive to college coaches. We will assist in tournament scheduling and getting discovered by college coaching.

WHITE HAT

SKILLS PERFORMANCE section of our program. Beginning level of the program and starting to learn all about golf and developing skills.
White Hat Division is the Skills Performance section of our program. This is where he basic skills needed to play and perform are introduced and instilled.

This is our beginning. where Juniors that have little or no prior instruction fits in. They do not have to be a member of Eagles Performance Academy and may acquire the hat by attending a Junior Golf Camp (Spring, Summer or Fall) at the facility. This stepping stone into the Eagles Performance Academy Development Program meets once a week for two hours.

WHITE HAT LEVEL 2

Continuing development of skills, demonstrating abilities, training through elementary testing and understanding how to score. Participation in PGA Jr. League Golf
Basic understanding of the skill sets to play the game (full swing, chipping and putting), general rules knowledge, object of the game, parts of the course, simple etiquette (how and where to stand, respect for others, general care of the course). Display through verification by a coach certain basic skills. Player must be able to answer questions on the foundation of the game. Player has met our minimum Benchmark qualifications.Ready for PGA Jr. League Golf.

WHITE HAT LEVEL 3

Skills progressing into more consistent performance with demonstration of scoring ability. Preparing for competition.
Skills competency has developed into proficiency in basic short game skills and full swing abilities to convert player to more confident and efficient play on the course.  Ready to represent Eagles Performance Academy in NTPGA Team Golf matches and beginning to play in NTPGA Prep Tour events.

BLUE HAT LEVEL 1

PLAYING PERFORMANCE section of our program.  Playing on the golf course more. Preparing for tournament play.
The Blue Hat Division is the Playing Performance section of SRG Eagles Performance Academy.

As a player achieves Blue Hat 1, they have an expanded knowledge of the rules proven through rules testing; show leadership during practice; and shows ability to play 9 holes. Player is registered with the Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation and is ready to represent the team and coaches in PGA Jr. League Golf, the NTPGA Team Golf and for competition in Prep Tour events. Has proven skills improvement in Benchmark testing.

BLUE HAT LEVEL 2

Playing Performance section of our program. Representing Eagles Performance Academy in NTPGA Team Golf and Prep Tour Events
As player achieves Blue Hat 2 status, they are challenged more during training in their short game, developing more skills and imagination. Their benchmarks on course stretch their games to achieve scoring goals at longer distances, preparing them for lower tournament scores. Player is refining tournament play at NTPGA Prep Tour level.

BLUE HAT LEVEL 3

Multiple winner at NTPGA Prep Level and competing in NTPGA Medalist events. Player is preparing for or playing on high school JV teamy.
Begin to give back to program by assisting golf professionals with Level 1 and 2 members; competing in a minimum of 3 events on NTPGA Junior Golf Prep or Medalist tour or similar tours and events; demonstrating self-reliance in practice (verified by a parent, golf professional, staff or higher level member). Succeeded in improving Benchmark testing.

RED HAT LEVEL JV

Multiple winner at NTPGA Prep Level and competing in NTPGA Medalist events. Player is preparing for or playing on high school JV team.
Proficiency displayed for all skills to compete in individual competitions.  Continues to refine the skills and playing ability to enter and compete in high school level play.

RED HAT VARSITY

Proven winner at All-American level of NTPGA Jr. Tour. Developing skills and game to earn college level competition.
Proven multiple winner on the NTPGA Medalist Tour and become a winner on the All-American Tour.  Player is a junior varsity and/or freshman player on or aspiring to be a high school team. Player is preparing to enter and compete in the highest level of junior golf events. Willing to become a leader of the other members of the Eagles Performance Academy program and assist coaches in training lower levels.