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Finding Courage Through PGA Jr. League: Aaron's Story

By PGA of America, 05/04/18, 11:00AM EDT

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PGA Jr. League has helped 10-year-old work through general anxiety disorder and social communication disorder

Ten-year-old Aaron Pelletier is a member of the University Park Pythons PGA Jr. League team in the suburbs of Dallas, Texas, which is Captained by PGA Professional Chuck Higgins. Pelletier is diagnosed with general anxiety disorder and social communication disorder, which makes it difficult for him to make friends and relate to others.  PGA Jr. League has helped him gain confidence and grow into one of the team leaders both on and off the course.

Aaron's story was featured on Golf Channel as part of Morning Drive's Junior Golf Week on April 26. Watch the feature in full below: