All students interested in trying out for golf are encouraged to attend summer workouts starting June 1. Additional information regarding summer workouts can be found on the Summer Athletics Information page. If you have questions regarding summer workouts email Director of Strength & Conditioning, Bryan Van Vleet, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Golf qualifiers are scheduled for Wednesday, July 21 and Thursday, July 22. The backup qualifier date is Friday, July 23. A student must either attend the qualifier event or submit a scorecard to Coach Herring from a sanctioned event that occurs on one of the tryout dates (July 21-July 23). Teams will be set after the qualifier event is complete. It is anticipated there will be a Varsity and a Varsity B team. Dependent upon the number of participants that try out, cuts may be necessary.
The first scheduled Varsity practice date is July 26th.
The first scheduled Varsity B practice date is August 9th.
Virgil Herring joined Ensworth in 2017 as the Head Coach of the High School Varsity Golf team. Herring received his degree in Professional Golf Management and Marketing from Mississippi State University and qualified as a Golf Professional in 1994. Herring has an extensive background in golf instruction, with more than 20 years of experience and over 32,000 lessons taught. He is a Charter Member Golf Channel Academy Lead Instructor and a two-time recipient of the Tennessee PGA Section Teacher of the Year. Herring has taught two PGA tour winners, two Web.com Tour winners, and more than 154 junior golfers who have earned college golf scholarships.