Focus, Strong Ethic and foster critical thinking skills
Wesley Francis, known as “Coach Wes” brings over 20 years of experience as a junior golf instructor. The effectiveness of his coaching techniques and successful reputation have earned him recognition as “The Junior Golf Whisperer”. Eldridge Miles. Texas Links (2012). He is also a U.S. Kids Golf Certified Instructor, and was a PGA Teaching Professional member.
Coach Wes established his coaching principles from lessons with renowned golfer, Hank Haney, along with Hank’s team of top instructors. Over the past 20 plus years, Coach Wes has coached over 6 #1 ranked junior golf players, prepared over 100 students to compete locally, in addition to qualifying for the Junior World championships in Las Vegas, Torrey Pines, San Diego, and Pine Hurst, in North Carolina each year.
Currently, Coach Wes is the “Junior Golf Instructor/Specialist,” at Lake Park Golf Course.
Coach Wes was born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago in the West Indies. While attending Grambling State University in Louisiana, he was an NCAA All-American, setting the decathlon and javelin records in the Southwestern Athletic Conference.
Throughout his career, Coach Wes has received lessons from Hank Haney, along with Hank’s team of top instructors. He is also a US Kids Golf Certified Coach and has been a PGA Teaching Professional member. Additionally, he has competed in semi-pro golf tournaments for over six years.
Coach Wes Greatest Accomplishments as an Instructor: