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College Golf Experience returns to Palm Desert with WCC camp

West Coast Camp brings together junior golfers and WCC coaches at Desert Willow Golf Resort

LOS ANGELES, CA – College Golf Experience (CGX), exclusively endorsed by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA), announces the return to Palm Desert with its first West Coast Camp at Desert Willow Golf Resort, November 20-21. CGX provides junior golfers unprecedented access to college coaches to learn about collegiate golf and the recruiting process, showcase their talents, and help them achieve their goals.

Registration is now open for the CGX West Coast Camp at  The camp includes two-rounds (9 holes and 18 holes) of simulated collegiate golf practice and tournament rounds, on-course instruction with college coaches, collegiate golf education seminars, skills challenges, meals, and special welcome gifts.


The West Coast Camp at Desert Willow will feature the following college coaches:  Jason D’Amore, Men’s Head Coach Loyola Marymount; Jack Kennedy, Men’s Head Coach, San Francisco; Andrew Larkin, Men’s Head Coach, Santa Clara; Scott Hardy, Men’s Head Coach, Saint Mary’s.

“CGX camps are a win-win-win for coaches, junior golfers and families. To be able to provide knowledge and insight to a junior player and their parents about what college golf is all about, and to help them down the path to playing collegiate golf is very rewarding,“ said Coach D’Amore.

To learn more about the camp, click on the link below.

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CGX Camps are a tremendous opportunity for young men and women, ages 10-18 to learn from and interact with multiple coaches in an immersive, fun, and educational setting. Campers will focus on all areas of instruction with an emphasis on wedge play, engage in simulated collegiate practice and tournament rounds, learn from seminars and Q&A sessions hosted by coaches, and receive personalized evaluations.

For more information on CGX and other dates and locations, visit

About College Golf Experience:
College Golf Experience (CGX), established in 2021 with a first of its kind endorsement from the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA), empowers college coaches to showcase their programs via camps and other unique experiences while providing junior golfers unprecedented access to college coaches. CGX is committed to building value for college coaches and creating unique and transformational opportunities for youth athletes at all stages of development with an emphasis on aspiring collegiate student-athletes. CGX camps will include informative seminars for both juniors and their parents, instruction, skills contests and simulated collegiate golf practice round and tournament experiences. The curriculum was created in tandem with the GCAA and their member coaches. CGX was founded by golf industry leader Joshua Jacobs, also the founder and CEO of TGA Premier Golf a leading provider of introductory and recreational based programs. TGA is on pace to register its 1,000,000th junior golfer in 2022. Learn more at

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