Instruction at Pecan Grove Plantation

Teaching Summary of PGA Head Golf Professional
David W. Esch

Phone: 281-342-9945
Email: desch@pecangrovecc.com

  • Graduated from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan in 1987 with a “Professional Golf Management” Degree and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing.

  • Head PGA Golf Professional at Northgate Country Club in Spring Texas for 16 years between 1987 and 2001.

  • Head PGA Golf Professional at Falcon Point Country Club in Katy Texas for 8 years between 2001 and 2008.

  • General Manager and PGA Professional at Southwyck Golf Club in Pearland Texas for 7 years between 2008 and 2015.

  • In 2009 became a Lifetime PGA Member (20 years of service in the PGA).

  • In 2014 became a “Quarter Century” Member of the PGA, 25 years of Service.

  • In 2004 was the winner of the “Harvey Penick Teacher of the Year Award” for the Eastern Chapter of the Southern Texas PGA.

  • In 2002 was selected as one of “America’s Top Golf Instructors”

  • In 2001 won the Club Corp National Champion Tournament in Pinehurst N.C.

  • Was a Golf Instruction Contributing Writer for “Golf Houston” Magazine.

  • Taught over 35,000 players. Including scholarship players to: SMU, Tulane, Texas A&M, San Diego State, Sam Houston State, and New Mexico State.

  • Spent 3 Days with Tiger Wood’s swing coach Hank Haney, in a seminar called “Teaching the Teacher” in McKinney Texas.

  • Certified Twice for a “Golf Psychology Instructor” in Boerne Texas. This program assists players on the mental game of golf.

  • Currently in 5th year as a member of the Callaway Golf Staff.

  • In 2016 became a “U.S. Kids Certified Instructor”.