The Highland Academy, a world-class 9,200 square feet indoor golf facility, will open its doors to on March 12th that will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Some of the academy highlights include:
· Top-of-the line artificial grasses in five varieties for indoor putting and chipping work
· Five floor-to-ceiling wood clad hitting bays outfitted with high performance Trackman technology
· Two golf simulators, allowing users to play virtual courses from around the world
· A full bar and lounge area, conference room, bathrooms and more to enhance the overall experience
The $1.6 million Highland Golf Academy is funded by the Highland Golf Academy Foundation and the Club’s partnership with Butler University. As part of a new 30-year agreement, Highland will serve as the home course for the Butler men’s and women’s golf programs, giving them access to a world-class indoor practice facility that rivals the top D1 facilities in the country.
Additionally, Highland Golf Academy Foundation is partnering with the First Tee of Indiana, allowing children from around the state to come play at the facility. Local wounded veterans will also have an opportunity to play at the Academy, as part of the Foundation’s new partnership PGA HOPE.