Alex & Slick McNeil designed and constructed Wedges & Woods and opened its driving range on April 2 1996.
On October 1, 2007 Nick Prokosa became the new owner of 'Wedges & Woods'. Nick having been an employee of 'Wedges & Woods' since June of 1997 has been taking care of the grounds and equipment, and the last five years building and repairing golf clubs.
Nick has been playing golf for the last 15 years and living in Augusta since 1987. Nick graduated from Augusta Technical College in 2002 with a degree in 'Golf Course Management', and is on the board of the golf course management program. Nick proudly serves as one of Richmond Counties finest as a fulltime fireman.
The range is located on 23 acres greens and fairways surrounded by trees, With one bunker that resembles the 14 hole at St Andrews that has acquired the name from various golfer's as the 'Bunker From Hell'.
Located on our range you will find ten mats with shelter from the sun and rain with lighting for nighttime driving and fans to fight hot weather. We also have ten mats out in the open, and twenty five stations located on our grass tees.
You can play the short game facility of 30 to 60 yards and bunker shots at 8 target flags, or play the 5 target greens with approximately 100, 125, 150, 175, or 205 yards of driving range.
Located on the range is our 1000 square foot 'Pro Shop'. at the shop you purchase just about everything you need for golfing. You can have your clubs tuned, have just one club or a whole bag of clubs made to fit your style, height, arm length and swing. At the 'Pro Shop' you can take a break with snacks and drinks.
Wedges & Woods is the home of 'The Augusta Golf Academy' with JAY BROOKS the 'Director of Instruction'. Jay is a certified golf instructor with over twenty five years experience trained under Jim Flick who has been recognized as the PGA teacher of the Year. Jay also served as head golf instructor and manager of Golf Augusta Pro Shops.