Lessons & Instruction
With its double-ended all-grass driving range, large putting and chipping greens, and on-site PGA Learning Center, The Home Course has a full array of instructional outlets for players of all abilities – Junior Camps, Ladies Night, one-on-one instruction with men and women PGA professionals, and packages for a series of lessons.
Teaching Professional – John Cassidy
John Cassidy III is the newest teaching professional at The Home Course. A native of Yelm, Wash., John attended Yelm High School where he played four years on the boys’ golf team. He then played two years (2002-03) on the Tacoma Community College golf team, where he was named the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges Player of the Year, winning four of the seven tournaments he played in.
He then went to the University of Nevada and played on the Wolf Pack’s men’s golf team, graduating in 2006.
John has competed in numerous championships, including qualifying for the 2003 U.S. Amateur. As an amateur, he played in several PNGA and WSGA championships, with his best year being 2007, during which he was named to Team WSGA to compete in the PNGA Cup, and named to Team Washington to complete in the USGA Men’s State Team Championship. He finished second in the 2007 Washington State Amateur.
After turning professional, John competed with full status on PGA TOUR Canada from 2008-2011. He won the 2014 Washington Open and was named that year’s Pacific Northwest Section PGA Assistant Player of the Year.
In 2016, John was named the Pacific Northwest Section PGA Assistant Player of the Year the for the second time in three years, winning the 2016 Section Assistants Championship.
He qualified for and competed in the National PGA Assistants Championship in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
For more information on lessons with John Cassidy, please call (253) 964-0520 or email email@example.com.