Verdict Ridge
Golf & Country Club


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Improve Your Game at Verdict Ridge Golf & Country Club

The Verdict Ridge Golf and Country Club Pro Shop is staffed with some of the most personable people that you will find at any golf club. We strive to make your golfing experience first rate each and every time you come to the club. Golf instruction is available by Class-A Members of the PGA of America. Our pros are available for individual and group instruction for all ages and skill levels. They continually research the golf industry and are knowledgeable on equipment and teaching methods to ensure that each golfer is equipped to take his or her game to the next level.

Golf Members receive free range balls to help them work on their game.

Verdict Instruction Rates Members Non-Members
Head Professional $50 $60
Assistant Professional $40 $50

Meet Our Golf Professionals


Billy Powell (Head Golf Professional)

Billy grew up in nearby Gaston County, where he was introduced to the game by his father. He has experience working in junior golf, having served as an instructor for The Clemson Tiger Golf Camp for three years, as well as The First Tee of Lake Norman Program. Billy has a vast array of work experience having worked at Westport Golf Club, Riverbend Golf Club, and Cowans Ford Country Club. Billy came to Verdict Ridge Golf and Country Club in 1999 as an Assistant Golf Professional and became the Head Golf Professional in 2004.  Billy enjoys teaching golf and making golf a better game, one student at a time.  Billy is a Class-A Member of the PGA of America, and currently resides in Dallas, NC with his wife Dana.


Dan Farrow (Assistant Golf Professional)

Dan worked from 2010-2013 as an assistant golf instructor at The Golf Club at Wescott Plantation in North Charleston, South Carolina. During that tenure Dan was selected as coach for the 2013 Wescott Junior Interclub golf team. The team captured their first Charleston Junior Interclub Championship that year in a playoff. In addition he coached from 2010-2013 LPGA/USGA Girls Golf camps during the summer months at Wescott Plantation. Dan has served as a teacher and mentor with The First Tee of Charleston as well as The First Tee of Charlotte. He enjoys sharing his knowledge with amateurs and juniors to grow the great game of golf.