Indian Creek Country Club Golf Lessons
Looking to improve your golf game? Let Patty Snyder and Mark Hatala, our LPGA and PGA golf professionals be a part of your development. From individual private lessons to small groups and clinics, they have what you are looking for. Come and learn the game in a fun and friendly environment! Call Patty at 916.521.4715 Or Mark Hatala @ 530.295.7359 to schedule individual, group or corporate lessons.
Patty Snyder, Director of Golf, LPGA Life Member
Patty’s Dad introduced her to the game of golf at the age of eight. She played steadily through Junior and Amateur golf and qualified for the LPGA Tour in 1976, winning five times during the 1970s and 1980s. Patty loved playing and competing with the likes of LPGA Hall of Fame’s Kathy Whitworth, Donna Caponi and Nancy Lopez. She played in the US Women’s Open in 1976, 1980, 1987 and 1990. “It was an awesome experience traveling the world and an opportunity of a lifetime.” After competing on the LPGA Tour, Patty found her passion in teaching and promoting the game of golf.In 1983 she moved from the coast to Sacramento and began her teaching career. She is a Life Member of the LPGA Teaching and Club Professional Membership.
Patty has an intense desire to teach and promote the development of golf by generating energy and excitement to students of all ages and all levels. Her belief and passion is to share her knowledge with her students so they can take pleasure from the game of golf for a lifetime.
Patty’s teaching method is to keep it simple, staying with the basic fundamentals which enable the student to learn and retain the information. Her sense of humor puts her students at ease and makes for an informative and fun lesson.
| PRIVATE LESSONS - Patty Snyder||Rates|
|Adult – ½ Hour||$50|
|Adult Series of Four 1/2 hours||$175|
|Seniors (55+) – ½ Hour||$45|
|Senior Series group of Four, per person||$80|
|Juniors (17 & Under) – ½ Hour||$30|
|Juniors Series of Four 1 hr. lessons||$140|
Mark Hatala, PGA Class A, Golf Professional
PGA Golf Instructor, Mark Hatala, now in his 20th year as a PGA Class A Member, started his career at The La Costa Resort & Spa in San Diego. Being at La Costa enabled him to learn from some of the best instructors including Carl Welty of the La Costa Golf School. Throughout Mark’s career he has attended seminars presented by the top teachers in the game, such as Jim Flick, Butch Harmon, Gary Wiren, Dave Pelz, Jim Hardy, Michael Breed, and Dana Radar. He also had the opportunity to work with Craig Bunker and Donald Crawley of the World Famous John Jacobs Golf Schools in Mesa, Arizona.
Mark was the Head Coach for the Oak Ridge High School Girl’s Golf Team, guiding them to two Sac-Joaquin Section Titles, three consecutive Sierra Valley Conference Championships and a fourth place finish at the California State Tournament in 2005. He was also named Coach of the Year two times by the Sacramento Bee.
Mark has an outstanding reputation as a golf teacher, mentor and coach and feels the key to helping students is to demonstrate a sincere interest in their golf game and to provide helpful communication focusing on their strengths and weaknesses. He believes in keeping the golf swing simple, focusing on golf fundamentals and having students set goals. He offers private golf lessons and group golf lessons for golfers of any age and ability.
|Adult – ½ Hour||$50|
|Adult – 1 Hour||$60|
|Adult Series of Four – 1 Hour Lessons||$220|
|Adult Series of Six – 1 Hour||$300|
|Adult Series of Eight – 1 Hour||$360|
|Adult Series of Twelve – 1 Hour||$480|
|9-Hole Playing Lesson||$100|