May 26, 2009

Men's and Women's Golf Programs To Hold Tryouts

DAHLONEGA, GA - North Georgia College & State University head men's and women's golf coach Tom Fowler has announced the program will hold open tryouts on June 15, 2009, as the school will sponsor golf for the first time starting this fall.

Monday, June 15, 2009 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Who: High School Seniors who have finished their 2009 season or current North Georgia students
Where: Achasta, a Linger Longer Community


Please Fax the following information
1. A copy of your current insurance card
2. A copy of a current physical that is no more than 6 months old
(Unless the physical was used for your high school season, then it can be 12 months old)

You will not be able to try-out without these documents!
Please Fax to:  Jason Pruitt @ (706) 867-2799


Please Email the following information to Head Coach Tom Fowler

-Full Name
-Home Address
-Parents full names
-Date of Birth
-High School
-Phone number & Email Address


During the tryout, players will play an 18-hole round, and go through a short game skills assessment.


Directions to Achasta:


150 Birch River Drive
Dahlonega, GA 30533
(706) 867-1660
(888) 988-6222


Directions from Atlanta
47 mi - about 60 mins

  1. Begin on GA-400 N (GA-400 N/Buckhead/Cumming) Partial toll road
  2. Continue on GA-400 N/US-19 N
  3. Turn left at S Chestatee/GA-249/GA-60/US-19
  4. Turn Right at Birch River Dr

Directions from Chattanooga:
123 mi - about 2 hours 33 mins

  1. Head south on Market St toward W Martin Luther King Blvd
  2. Slight right to merge onto I-24 E toward Atlanta/Knoxville
  3. Take exit 185A to merge onto I-75 S toward Atlanta
  4. Entering Georgia
  5. Take exit 317 for GA-225 toward Calhoun/Chatsworth
  6. Turn left at Chatsworth Hwy NE/GA-225
  7. Turn right at GA-136/Nicklesville Rd
  8. Continue to follow GA-136
  9. Stay on GA-136
  10. Turn right at GA-136/GA-183
  11. Continue to follow GA-136
  12. Turn left at GA-400 N/US-19 N
  13. Turn left at US-19
  14. Turn right at Birch River Dr.