Golf Lessons

Mike Jurca –  Head Golf Professional


Mike Jurca

TalonsCove Golf Club is pleased to announce the hiring of Mike Jurca as its new Head Golf Professional. Mike is a graduate of Brigham Young University and received his Bachelors Degree in Family Studies. He played golf for the BYU golf team in 2008, 2011-2015. He is originally from St. George, Utah, where he attended Dixie High School. During his high school career, he was a 2-time Utah State Individual Champion and also helped lead the Dixie Flyers to 3 Utah State Team Championships in a row (2005-2007). During his college career at Brigham Young University, one of Mike’s best finishes came during the PING Cougar Classic in 2012. He fired a 70-69-69 for an 8 under par total and a runner-up finish. He was also a consistent contributor to the BYU team throughout his career, making the traveling squad often. During his amateur career, Mike found most of his success on the Utah Golf Associations Amateur circuit, where he compiled a total of 15 wins from 2012 to 2015. Currently, he is enrolled in the PGA Apprentice Program, where he is working to become a member of the Professional Golfer’s Association of America. Mike is also the Assistant Men’s Golf Coach at Utah Valley University. As a teaching professional, Mike learned the fundamentals of golf from two of the most respected teaching professionals in the state of Utah, Mike Smith, and Kevin Averett. Mike Smith was named teaching of professional of year by Golf Digest and the Utah PGA Section during his tenure. Kevin Averett is Southern Utah’s Premiere golf instructor and has been responsible for putting Southern Utah golf on the map. Both of these men have taught many collegiate and professional golfers in the state of Utah. Mike Jurca feels fortunate and honored to carry on their great teaching tradition here at TalonsCove Golf Club. Join us in welcoming Mike Jurca as our new Teaching and Head Professional.

Lessons with Mike
  • Individual Lesson: $50
  • Series of 5 Lessons: $200
  • Junior Lesson: $35
  • Series of 5 Junior Lessons: $140
  • Group Pricing: $90
  • Series of 5 Group Lessons: $360


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