Head Golf Professional PGA, attended college at Coastal Carolina University where he went through the Professional Golf Management program. He left Coastal with his PGA Membership, Bachelor of Science in Marketing and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. While at Coastal, Michael traveled the east coast doing internships at Maryland G&CC, The Connecticut Golf Club, TPC Sawgrass and The Members Club at Grande Dunes.
After two years at The Members Club Michael was promoted to Head Golf Professional at Pine Lakes CC in Myrtle Beach (2010) and then joined the staff at Hidden Valley as Head Golf Professional summer of 2012. Michael is a Certified PGA Professional in Retail and Instruction and will look forward to begin work on obtaining the level of Master Professional in the near future.
Director of Tennis, joins Hidden Valley after previously holding the position of assistant coach for the Virginia Tech women’s tennis team, his second stint with the university. He holds certification for USTA High Performance Coaching, United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA), and USTA Sports Science L1 Coaching. He is a 2005 graduate of the University of Toledo, where he was varsity team captain and played #1 singles and doubles earning All-MAC team honors. He received his Master’s Degree in Science and Sport Management in 2008 from Louisiana State University. Follow Freddy on twitter @coachpollogomez!