Coach Portrait

Ira C. Stasi, PGA

Head Golf Professional


PGA Crest

Urbana, IL
Atkins Golf Club at the University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

About Ira

Ira Stasi joins the Atkins Golf Club team as a PGA Member and 2022 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University. A native of Evansville, IN, he has compiled experience over the past 5 seasons at several renowned facilities across the Midwest. These include Evansville Country Club in Evansville, IN, Gibson Bay Golf Course in Richmond, KY, Algonquin Golf Club in St. Louis, MO, and Victoria National Golf Club in Newburgh, IN, one of America’s Top 50 golf courses. After training under experienced PGA Professionals and instructors, he has developed a great passion for both playing and teaching the game. He is continually working to improve his ability to do both. Ira is certified in PGA HOPE, the American Development Model for golf, and Modern PGA Coach. He has developed a teaching philosophy that is focused on a holistic approach to improving a student’s game. The aspects of full-swing, short game, course management, mental game, and health/fitness must all be utilized to improve the overall golf game. Ira will work with all students to develop the right approach to improving their game and meeting their individual goals.

Ira's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Add 10 yards

Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar age

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type




Playing with disabilities




Session Type



Ira's Facilities

Atkins Golf Club at the University of Illinois

Urbana IL


*Coaching available to public


2600 S Stone Creek Blvd, Urbana, IL 61802-9400