KOHR Golf is fortunate to have Chris Hawley join the team as an Academy Coach. A native of Walpole, MA, Chris has had an impressive collegiate and professional golf career. He is known for his relationships with student athletes, and for his energetic teaching style. Chris believes in a fun, positive approach to the game, and that goals are most readily achieved by “keeping it simple.” Chris is also known to create personalized, real structures for his students so that improvements can be measured, and objectives remain clear.
A 2011 graduate of Johnson & Wales University, North Miami Campus, he returned as the school’s Assistant Coach for both the Men’s and Women’s golf teams. After serving as an Assistant Coach at JWU for three years, Chris was named Head Women’s Golf Coach. In both professional roles, Chris is credited with being an integral part of coaching the JWU golf teams to a number of championships including back-to-back Sun Championships in 2015 and 2016.
Chris is a two-time NAIA All-American; recipient of the Johnson & Wales University President’s Award; Johnson & Wales University Athlete of the Year; Team Captain and MVP.