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Casey R. Cline, PGA

Director of Player Development


PGA Crest

Greensboro, NC
Rick Murphy Golf Academy & Practice Center

About Casey

Casey Cline is the Director of Player Development and Managing Partner of Rick Murphy Golf Academy in Greensboro, NC. Casey played college golf for Roankoe College, in Salem, VA. After college Casey spent five years playing golf professionally. While competing Casey developed a passion for helping others play the game and decided to make coaching his life's work. Casey believes that the golf coach serves as a filter to the students ideas, and helps students create match ups that work for them to produce desired results. Casey believes a coach should be a positive motivator to help students with their journey in the game. Some of Casey's coaching highlights are: - US Kids Golf Top 50 Honorable Mention 2018 - 2019 - Nominated for CPGA Youth Player Development Award 2016 - 2019 - Nominated for CPGA Player Development Award 2018 - 2019 - PGA class A member since 2012 - SuperSpeed Golf Level 3 Certified Instructor - Boditrak Certified Instructor - Adaptive Golf Certified - Co Director of PGA Junior Golf Camps 2018-2020 - Taught over 9,000 golf lessons - Conducted over 1,000 youth clinics





I had a 60 minute lesson with Casey. My first lesson ever even though I've been "playing" golf for 20 years. My drives always go to the right. Casey analyzed my swing, changed my grip and now my drives are super straight!!

-Dr. Teresa Biggerstaff
Casey'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

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Add 10 yards

Improve your Short Game

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Make the high school golf team

Earn a college golf scholarship

Get swing diagnostic testing

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type







Playing with disabilities

Session Type



Skills & Tools

Improve with Casey.

Full Swing
Short Game
Course Strategy
Club Fitting
Wedge Play
Physical Assessment
Casey's Facilities

Rick Murphy Golf Academy & Practice Center

Greensboro NC

Rick Murphy Golf Practice & Learning Center is located in Greensboro, NC near the Piedmont International Airport and features: A 25 acre full service golf practice facility. Two indoor studios used during inclement weather, including indoor functional training space. Bent grass putting green and short game area. Tri-level, all grass practice tees with lights to allow for night time practice Onsite Global Golf retail store with access to any equipment needs customers have in store or online. We take trade-ins and you get credit towards your purchase. Full service club repair Club Fitting services

*Coaching available to public


1317 Pleasant Ridge Rd, Greensboro, NC 27409-9415

Facility Offerings
Teaching Academy

A 25 acre full service golf practice facility. Two indoor teaching studios used during inclement weather Bent grass putting green and short game area. Club Fitting services

Summerfield NC

Greensboro National Golf Club is committed to providing an excellent golfing experience that matches and exceeds each customer’s expectation with uncompromising customer service, superior course conditioning and first-class food and beverage. The club is dedicated to delivering these standards while preserving and growing the game of golf, consistently delivering value driven enjoyment, and pro-actively embracing changes to the game and culture.

*Coaching available to public


330 Niblick Dr, Summerfield, NC 27358-9767

Facility Offerings
Teaching Academy

Greensboro National Golf Club offers well-manicured putting and chipping areas and is the perfect place to improve your short game. Playing lessons are given on the golf course at this facility.

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Work with Casey

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