Feb 11, 2020I like to set three different kinds of goals throughout a year of golf. The first set of goals are the very attainable goals, so for example, play a round of competitive golf with no bogeys. Something that I can really focus on every round that I play. Then I like to go for a little bit of a harder goal to attain. For example, something like getting 10 top 5 finishes throughout the season.Read more
Nov 08, 2019
We are getting close to that time of the year! Thanksgiving is right around the corner and before we know it, Christmas will be here! It can be difficult finding the perfect gift for your favorite golfer. Have no fear, I have compiled a list of my Top 10 must have stocking stuffers for this upcoming holiday season that will put a smile on every golfers’ face.
Oct 28, 2019
The pre shot routine is a very important process of preparation before hitting the shot in front of you. It is essential to stay calm and focused on what you want to happen.
Just before starting my pre shot routine, I stand next to the ball taking in all elements of the shot. This includes the consideration of the weather conditions, the lie, the slope, the distance and club to name a few. After gathering such information I begin behind the ball, taking a few seconds to determine my target and exactly where I want my ball to end up.
Sep 30, 2019It only takes one mental lapse to let the game of golf deceive you. It only takes one distraction to make a mistake. It only takes one small change to your golf swing to alter everything you practice, learned, and re-taught yourself. It’s the game of golf, but it mirrors our quest in life to be that much better. As a college athlete (tennis), I never realized how much playing an individual sport would help me excel later in life. Mental toughness defines you, make that your strongest attribute.Read more
Sep 18, 2019First and foremost, the game of golf should be fun and enjoyable. But we all know it can be difficult at times. Junior golf has some of my best memories. Through junior golf I have made life long friendships. I have learned so many great lessons of patience, integrity, perseverance and sportsmanship, the game itself is extremely humbling.Read more
Aug 26, 2019Read more
“I’d rather you grab a small bucket and make every single ball count than grab a large and just ‘drag and swing’ for an hour.” -Michael Midgette, PGAAs a PGA Professional and Instructor who’s passionate about the competitive side of the game, I’d like to share some of my observations and recommendations concerning PRACTICE. The top three “complaints” I hear from amateur golfers I coach are: