Get to Know Your Pro: 10 Questions with David Stockly, PGA Professional

It’s time once again to get to know your pro. This week we are asking David Stockly our 10 hard hitting questions.

Dave Stockly

David is a PGA Class A Professional with 15 years experience who is skilled at helping golfers of all ability levels improve their performance. A two-time PING Clubfitter of the Year, David is able to assist with all facets of the game: approach, mechanics, equipment, and maintaining a great attitude. His approach to teaching begins from the ground up. With the focus on a balanced, athletic swing and David’s friendly motivating style, the results will be increased consistency and solid golf shots.

Dave was an integral part of my 10 questions series, he helped shape the questionnaire in it’s very early stages.

Let’s see how he does when he’s put to his own 10 question test….

B: If golf had a walkup song to the 1st tee, like in baseball, what would be yours and why?

D: Oooh, Right now it would have to be Jonathon Richmond. (Scrambles to find song on phone …) Since She Started to Ride. I’ve been swinging to it and it’s been working. I’ve been making a lot of birdies out on the course with this playing in my head.

B: First golf club you ever bought?

D: I was 12 years old when I bought a Mizuno Pro Persimmon Driver. It was $69.99.

B: Who taught you how to golf?

D: My Dad.

B: How many pairs of golf shoes do you own?

D: (starts counting on fingers)…. 6 pair.

B: Lowest round ever shot?

D: 64 (-8 under)

B: What is your least favorite thing to do on a golf course?

D: Hit three off the tee – it actually just happened!

B: Favorite Golfers? 

D: Seve Ballesteros, Greg Norman, Tiger Woods and Nick Faldo

B: Favorite Course to Play?

D: Ancil Hoffman

B: Who’s swing would you like to have and why?

D: Jason Day. He has so much power, it’s awesome.

B: Favorite Club in Your Bag?

D: 9-Iron

Bonus Question: If you weren’t a golf pro, what you you be doing for a living?

D: I’d own a deli. Yep, deli owner.

Thanks, Dave!

Dave happens to be running a lesson special now through June 19th.

Purchase a lesson with Dave Stockly he will give you an Academy Hole Rental card(s) for free!

    • Take an hour lesson, get an Academy Hole Rental for FREE ($15 value)
    • Purchase a 3 Hour Series, get two (2) Academy Hole Rentals for FREE ($30 value)
    • Purchase a Master the Game Experience (6 Hours total), get four (4) Academy Hole Rentals for FREE ($60 value)

Call the Haggin Oaks Golf Concierge to sign up 916-808-2531.

Article written by Barrie March, Marketing Team Member and Graphic Designer.

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