Golf News for Thursday, October 17, 2013 | People

Cog Hill's Kevin Weeks named One Of America's 50 Best Teachers by Golf Digest

LEMONT, Ill. -- Cog Hill Golf and Country Club is pleased to announce that Golf Digest named Kevin Weeks one of America's 50 Best Teachers and Louise Davis and Garrett Chaussard as two of the Best Teachers in Illinois.

Kevin Weeks is ranked No. 45 on Golf Digest's prestigious 2013-14 America's 50 Best Teachers and is ranked No. 3 on Golf Digest's Best Teachers In Illinois. He is a three-time Illinois PGA Teacher of Year, a Master Instructor with U.S. Kids Golf and is ranked one of the Top 100 Teachers by Golf Magazine. Cog Hill also had two teaching professionals named to the Best In State list, PGA Professional Louise Davis is ranked No. 14 followed by Garrett Chaussard at No. 15.

"Our teaching professional staff at Cog Hill is one of the best in the state," said Katherine Jemsek, President, Cog Hill Golf & Country Club. "We are very pleased to see Kevin, Louise and Garrett being recognized for their dedication and talents in teaching by their peers. They show a true love of the game and it reflects in their teaching and students. They enjoy putting in long hours on the lesson tee to seek the rewards of their students reaching their fullest potential."

The 2013-14 Best Teachers rankings can be found in the November issue of Golf Digest or online at

Since its inception in 2000, Golf Digest has used peer voting on the state and national level to build the Best Teachers list. This year's list was selected by the nearly 12,500 teachers from all 50 states who filled out an online ballot, ranking their peers on a grade-point scale from 1 to 10.

Cog Hill Golf & Country Club is one of the premier public golf facilities in Chicago. Located in Lemont, Ill., Cog Hill features 72 holes of championship golf, a year-round learning center, and a 35,000 sq. ft. clubhouse.

For information on Cog Hill, call 866.264.4455 or visit