SOUTHERN CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS: 1987 • 2007 • 2008 • 2009 • 2012
PLAYER DEVELOPMENT COMPLEX Player Development Complex Quick Facts Total Area: 28 Acres. Range: 10 Acres. Short Game: Four auxiliary short game areas along with an 8,000-square foot chipping green. Putting Green: 16,000 square feet (A-1 Bent Grass). Occupants: The First Tee of Chattanooga and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga golf teams.
The Player Development Complex affords Chattanooga Mocs golfers with an elite practice experience. It is designed to allow Mocs student-athletes a comprehensive facility to develop and continuously improve their games throughout their collegiate careers. Below is a closer look at each area of the Player Development Complex.
DRIVING RANGE • Full range allows for comprehensive practice, utilizing every club in the bag. There are numerous greens allowing a distance control mechanism. • Five close-range greens allow for a phenomenal wedge-game practice experience. • Practice Balls: Titleist Pro V1.
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• Two full-size greens offer the Mocs the ability to prepare for Bent Grass and Bermuda greens throughout the season. • With more than 16,000 square feet of space, drills and stations can be set up to maximize practice time and grow the game. • Bunker areas around the practice greens offer real-time practice opportunities.
PITCHING AND CHIPPING AREA • Complete pitching and chipping area covers all aspects of short game preparation. • It is an imaginative area where creativity can be applied to shots chosen and practiced. • Fairway bunker work is available to allow the student-athlete the ability to work on every possible shot they may encounter.
PRACTICE HOLES • Three practice holes (2 Par 3s, 1 Par 4) are available with various tees and yardages. • Depending on utilization of tees, the holes can play as nine separate holes including a par 5 (560 yards). • These holes build course management shot selection skills, while applying aspects from the various practice areas to the golf course.