Golf Instruction


Professional Staff

Brian Bergstol
Head Teaching Professional

Brian has been instructing at Shawnee for 7 years, with 2 more years as Nike Junior Camp instructor while he was in college. In addition to being an instructor, Brian is also an accomplished golfer. He was a 2-time Middle Atlantic States Junior Tour player of the year, and a 3-time All-American at Moravian College, where he was voted the Most Outstanding Athlete in his graduating class and holds both single season and career records for the college, as well as having the lowest scoring average in the nation in 2007. Upon turning professional he qualified and played in the U. S. Open in 2008 at Torrey Pines in San Diego, CA. He also won on the NGA Hooters Tour, and finished Top 5 on their money list in 2010. Through his time as a golfer and instructor he has had the opportunity to learn from the best players in the world, as well as spend time with Ted Sheftic, Fred Brown, and Rick McCord who are nationally recognized as Top 50 Instructors.

Joseph W. Manley III, PGA
PGA Head Golf Professional

Joe graduated from East Stroudsburg University with a degree in Commercial Recreation and Leisure Services Management in 2002 and is entering his 11th year at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort. After working as an Assistant Professional for his first three seasons, Joe was promoted to Head Professional in 2005 and was elected to membership in the PGA of America in 2010.

Individual Instruction

  • $300 Series of Four (paid in advance)
  • $90 One hour with professional staff
  • $110 One hour with two students
  • $140 9-Hole playing lesson

 Lesson, Links, & Lunch

  • One-hour lesson
  • Nine holes of golf
  • Lunch at the Halfway House
  • $110 per person (2-3 students)

Registration Information

If you are interested in a private lesson or in any of the schools,
call 1-800-SHAWNEE (742-9633) ext. 1480

A credit card is required to guarantee golf instruction and reservation. 

Cancellation Policy

A credit card is required to book all golf instruction. No charges will be made on cancellations made 10 days prior to the date of the lesson. Any cancellations within 10 days of the lesson will receive a credit to rebook for another date(s) during the current season; in addition a $75 processing fee will be added to the bill for all Full-Day schools.

PGA Junior League Golf

PGA Junior League Golf (PGA JLG) is designed to bring a “Little League” atmosphere to the game of golf. With teams of boys and girls, age 13 and under, PGA JLG provides a structured league environment for young golfers to compete and have fun! This is a great way to get, and keep, kids involved in the game!

PGA JLG Participants Receive:

  • Team Jerseys, golf balls and PGA JLG bag tags
  • 5-6 regular season competitions plus coaching/practice
  • Opportunity for advancement to post-season and All-Star teams
  • Access to customized website home page for our PGA JLG team featuring schedules, standings and stats

For more information view flyer or contact Joe Manley at The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort at or by calling 570-424-4050 x1425.