Golf clinics held at Pickering Valley

Photo by Barry Taglieber Youngsters enjoyed learning about the fundamentals of playing golf during the Phoenixville Area Police Athletic League summer clinics program at Pickering Valley Golf Club. In the back row at right is Officer Jim Deoria, executive director of the Phoenixville PAL. Golf pro Bobby Bohrer, back row left, served as the instructor.

The Phoenixville Area Police Athletic League (PAL), in conjunction with the Pickering Valley Golf Course, held five one-hour golf sessions for kids between the ages of 7 and 13 this summer.

The clinics were conducted by golf pro Bob Bohrer and assistant Joy Thompson. The final session with awards presentations was held July 8.

Youngsters learned the fundamentals on their golf swing and etiquette on and around the course.

Officer Jim Deoria serves as executive director of the PAL program to support many youth sports in the Phoenixville area.