Fifth-grade student Parker Allen practices his swing during a round of an instructional golf program called Snag Golf, which golf pro Noah Tapley is teaching to Blue Hill Consolidated School students.
BLUE HILL — Middle school students at the Blue Hill Consolidated School are getting introduced to golf this month.
Local golf professional Noah Tapley, who is a consolidated school alum, is teaching a user-friendly form of the sport developed by the SNAG Golf Co.
SNAG stands for “starting new at golf.”
Two PGA Tour professionals, Terry Anton and Wally Armstrong, spent nearly a decade developing the program, which was launched in 2002.
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