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carol rhoades

PGA Certified Professional Teaching & Coaching
PGA Crest

Prosper, TX
Christie's Golf Ranch, Pilot Point, TX

About carol

Carol Rhoades, PGA received a BS from Longwood College and a MS from SLippery Rock University before becoming a member of the PGA and LPGA. A passion for Teaching & Coaching has spanned 30 years from College Coaching to Junior Player Development. Carol’s philosophy is rooted in the Laws and Principles of Science creating the framework for individual preferences.This Provides the flexibility of every athlete to develop their own aptitude within the world of athletics while increasing their enjoyment of the game,

Before joining the PGA Faculty in Frisco, Carol served the Illinois Section for over two decades. She has been recognized as the PGA Professional of the Year, LPGA Professional of the Year, Top 50 Women Teacher, Top 10 Teacher in State, Bill Strausbaugh and Horton Smith award recipient. Commitment to lifelong learning continues to be a driving force in her career.

Credentials & Recognitions PGA Certified Professional Teaching & Coaching PGA & LPGA Quarter Century Member First Tee Certified Coach TPI GolfPsych US Kids Illinois PGA Professional of the Year Illinois PGA Bill Strausbaugh Award Illinois PGA Horton Smith Award Illinois PGA Presidents Award LPGA Midwest Professional of the Year Top 50 Women Teacher Top Ten Illinois Teacher Horizon League Coach of the Year PGA Junior League Captain National Qualifier


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carol's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar age

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Earn a college golf scholarship

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities




carol's Facilities

Christie's Golf Ranch

Pilot Point TX

*Coaching available to public

920 Hwy 377, Pilot Point, TX 76258

Frisco TX

*Coaching available to public

1916 PGA Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75033-0819

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