Sycamore Hills Golf Club

2015 GRAA Top 50 Golf Range / Private Facilities

Sycamore Hills Golf Club

Tim Frazier, PGA Head Professional

11836 Covington Road

Fort Wayne, IN 46814

Facility Amenities:

  • Grass tees (3)
  • Bays with mats (5)
  • Heated Bays (5)
  • Accurate yardage measurements on tees to targets
  • Short game practice area
  • Synthetic Putting Green
  • Grass Putting Green
  • Covered Areas
  • Golf shop (2,000 sq. ft.)
  • Ball flight monitor
  • V1 Video with four camera angles. Multiple Fitting Carts. True Stetch Cage.

Type of Range Targets:

  • Flags
  • Bunkers
  • Built-up greens
  • Water Hazards
  • Target rings on the greens
  • Circular nets set at scoring clubs distances

Instruction provided.

Number of PGA Professional Instructors: 4

Clubfitting services provided.

Number of range balls dispensed per year: Very close to 1 million.

Number of range balls in inventory: 36,000

New balls are acquired: 1,000 dozen annually

Best range promotion: Teen development league. This included three PGA Golf Professionals doing full swing and shortgame training utilizing TrackMan for analysis and skill testing. The program also included time each week with a TPI Certified Athletic Trainer. The program dealt with nutrition, goal setting, practice rounds/how to develop you game plan, and motivational segments.

Special Programs: We have hosted the Hotel Fitness Championship the past three years. This is a finals event. The proceeds from this event have gone on to help the Children’s Hope House and the WGA Evans Scholars Association. We have also hosted for over 20 years the Vera Bradley Classic that raises money for Breast Cancer.