As many of you are aware, JT Thompson Lacoma's Head Golf Professional and Assistant General Manager is leaving us. He has accepted a position at the Greenwood Hills Country Cub in Wausau. JT will be missed as he did an excellent job as an instructor, golf equipment expert, player services guru and all-round good guy. JT will be at Lacoma on the following dates: April 7-9 and April 13-15.
We are very happy to introduce our new Head Golf Professional and Assistant General Manager, Will Clopton! 2019 will mark Will's 21st year in the golf industry. Most recently, Will was the Head Golf Professional at Meshingomesia Golf Club in Marion, Indiana. He started playing golf at age seven and has been involved with golf ever since. Will has been a class A PGA member since 2009 and has broad experience as both and instructor and club fitter. Additionally, Will is an excellent player having won the Central Illinois PGA Assistant's Championship in 2004 and 2007 and, more recently, having qualified for the Indiana Open in 2015 and 2018. Will was named Central Illinois PGA Assistant Golf Professional of the Year in 2003 and 2004 and was the Central Illinois PGA Junior Golf Leader in 2011. Please give Will a warm, Lacoma welcome when you meet him!