The Pro Shop, with PGA Professionals Courtney Connell and Tony Martinez, is LIVE on Sunday mornings from 9a-10a on ESPN Radio 103.3 FM. A variety of golf-related topics will keep you entertained and make your golf experiences more enjoyable, while helping to improve your game. Courtney and Tony have been involved with golf their entire adult life. From course ownership, private lessons and coaching PGA Tour Professionals there is no doubt they know what they are talking about.
Courtney Connell is the Head PGA Golf Professional for Mira Vista. Promoting golf and growing the game is Courtney’s passion. He brings a servant’s heart to the membership at Mira Vista and enjoys teaching golf to all skill levels and is a graduate of Abilene Christian University with a degree in Public Relations. Courtney helped create and establish the ESPN Golf Connection on ESPN Radio Dallas. He was elected to the Northern Texas PGA Board of Directors in 2012, and served as a vice-captain to the 2012 North Texas Joe Black Cup Team. In 2004 he received “Master Professional” status, the highest level of a PGA member, and in 2012 he joined the Quarter Century Club as a 25 year member of the PGA.
PGA Member for 20 years and is the Vice President of the Northern Texas PGA. Tony’s Section awards include three time Junior Golf Leader, Bill Strausbaugh, and Metrol Chapter Golf Professional of the Year. In addition, he is a U.S. Kids Master Instructor and GRAA Growth of the Game Professional. His students include PGA Tour, Web.com Tour, Latin American PGA Tour, NTPGA Section Player of the Year in addition to his current students.