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Jim Bunel - Suzy Whaley Certified Instructor
Jim joins Suzy Whaley Golf for his second year. Previously Jim was the Director of Junior Golf at Lyman Golf Club. Jim attended The Gilbert School, where he played Golf and Basketball. Jim is a graduate of the Golf Academy of America in Myrtle Beach, SC and is a PGA Apprentice working towards PGA membership.

Jim acted as the Assistant Coach to the 2014 and the 2015 Connecticut PGA Junior League Team as both years our team has won the State and Regional Championships and advanced to the National Championships . In 2014 the team competed for the National Championship at TPC Sugarloaf finishing fifth. In 2015 Team Connecticut competed at Disney's Palm Course where we finished 7th. Our teams 12 participants were out of 30,000 kids competing nationwide. Only 80 juniors compete at the final championships. We credit Coach Jim with so much of our success!

We are thrilled to have Jim back in 2016 and he looks forward to leading the  instruction in our Academy Programs, Junior League and Summer Camps.