PGA Teacher of the Year 2012 South Florida Section
2015, 2014 & 2010 PGA Teacher of the Year Southwest Florida Chapter
Golf Digest Best Teacher in Your State 2013-2014

Stoneybrook

Stoneybrook Golf Course in Estero
Lead Instructor: Matt Gagnon

Kelly Greens

Kelly Greens Golf and Country Club
South Fort Myers near Sanibel
PGA Pro Andy Scott

South Seas Plantation

Private lessons by appointment available at South Seas Plantation

ESPN 99.3 Play Golf Southwest Florida

Join PGA Pros Andy Scott and Jeff Nixon as they discuss the week in golf.
Listen live on Sundays from 8-10am on 99.3, or, listen to the shows online using the button.

College Prep Camp

Two sessions of Elite College Golf Camp ~ Three Days of Intense Instruction

Trackman Launch Monitor

Two exceptional radar systems analyze your swing and the ball flight, so we can pinpoint problems and solve them.

Andy Scott honored by U.S. Kids Golf

PGA Professional Andy Scott has been named Honorable Mention in the 2017 Top 50 Kids Teachers by U.S. Kids Golf, a national honor. U.S. Kids Golf Certified Coaches are experts in teaching golf to kids ages 12 and under. Certified Coaches make learning fun by using...

Florida College Prep

This unique experience offers prospective college golfers the opportunity to spend 3 full days with professionals with backgrounds in all facets of the game. Players receive individual instruction from PGA Professional Andy Scott, and Titleist Performance Institute...

Scott and Connell Receive US Kids Golf Certification

Andy Scott School of Golf Instructors Andy Scott and Kristine Connell received Certification as U.S. Kids Golf Certified Coaches. U.S. Kids Golf Certified Coaches are experts in teaching golf to kids ages 12 and under. Certified Coaches make learning fun by using...

Andy Scott receives golf fitness certification

Titleist Performance Institute Level 1 Certification has been award to Andy Scott, PGA Pro and Director of Instruction of Andy Scott School of Golf. 

Landing Areas

Do you use your eyes around the green when chipping or pitching to find a landing area? This is a very important part of developing a solid short game. Most players don’t have a landing area in mind causing much trouble with touch and feel around the greens. The big...

Short Game Mentality

Short Game Mentality: When a player faces a shot that is too short to hit with a full swing and too far for a chip shot you are in the feel shot zone. This is the most awkward shot in golf because it requires so much touch and feel along with solid technique. Most...

Productive practice

Are you being productive when you practice? Practice: Repeated performance or systematic exercise for the purpose of acquiring skill or proficiency. In order to improve our games through practice we must learn “how to practice”. Most people just go to the range and...

Using Your Eyes

Using your eyes to your advantage! Your eyes are at work from the time you wake up to the moment you close them to go to sleep. We depend on sight more than any other of our senses to maneuver through the space around us. In a single glance, in a fraction of a second,...

Decision Making Skills

Decision making skills around the green: One of the toughest things to deal with on the golf course is deciding when it would be wise to hit a chip or better to hit a pitch. Before we can become skilled with our decision making we must first know the difference...

Putting Tempo

How to lower your putting average Are you tired of those brain numbing three putts that drive you nuts on the golf course? To most players putting seems to be the easiest part of the game therefore there is really no need to practice this skill. In reality this is 30...

Putt like the tour Pros

Putt like the Tour Pros When I watch the Tour Players on the putting green, there is one universal trait they all have in common. They all have great control over where the ball ends up after they have struck the putt. This is called speed control. Speed is the most...

Tempo

We all have heard the word tempo in regards to golf. When I hear the word tempo I think of some of the great tempos on the tour like Fred Couples, Ernie Els, Steve Elkington, and Tom Purtzer. It almost looks as if they are swinging in slow motion it is so smooth. What...

Unusual Lies

Here are the secrets to hitting great shots when you have a ball below your feet or above your feet at address. Ball below feet: -Aim left of target to compensate for severity of slope.  Remember the ball wants to follow the direction of the slope. -Place ball in the...
Andy Scott School of Golf, Fort Myers, Florida

Taking advantage of the teeing ground

Taking advantage of the teeing ground: The teeing ground is the unique area on the golf course which the player has a choice where to tee the ball and control the tee height. Let’s use this opportunity to our advantage. Teeing Ground: Rectangle area two club lengths...

Looking for more power and distance

First we have to look at what elements allow a player to hit the ball further. There are five things that influence power and distance: Club head speed: How fast the club head is moving thru impact Contact: How solid the ball is struck on the club face Tension: The...

Shoulder Tilt

Do you have enough shoulder tilt? The proper fundamentals of shoulder tilt are a key component of a solid set up and swing. This is something that is grossly overlooked by amateurs today. Most amateurs at address position have their shoulders too level. This creates a...
Golf Classes

Golf Balls

Golf Balls The Lesson Tee…… By Director of Instruction, Andy Scott School of Golf Do you use different golf balls during your round? Think back through your last several rounds of golf and see if you can remember what type of golf balls you used during your rounds....

Chipping

Chip Shot: The chip shot mirrors the putting stroke, a one lever stroke. One lever means the wrists are not involved in the motion on both sides of the swing. The only difference is how you set your body up at the address position. Set Up: Set feet very close together...

Uphill and downhill lies

Down hill lies and up hill lies. Here are the secrets to hitting great shots from these lies. Down Hill Lies: (Right Handed Players) -Set body and shoulders with the slope.  This will place more weight to left foot.  The tendency for most players is to lean into the...

Greenside Bunkers

Greenside Bunker Play: The greenside bunker shot can be the most frustrating shot in golf if you are missing the critical fundamentals. I see many players cringe when they hit it into greenside bunkers because of their past failures such as hitting it way over the...

Looking for more power and distance?

Looking for More Power and Distance? First we have to look at what elements allow a player to hit the ball further. There are five things that influence power and distance 1.Club head speed: How fast the club head is moving thru impact 2.Contact: How solid the ball is...

Arm and Hand Position

Arm and hand position at address: This fundamental is critical to a solid set up position. If you can remember to let the arms hang under your chest at address, you have taken the first step to a perfect arm and hand position. Most players don’t allow their arms to...

Play to your strength

Maximizing your game to your fullest potential: When I watch amateur golfers on the golf course I see so many shots wasted due to poor judgment or trying to play a shot that is not realistic to ones skill level. Here are two simple ways to help you make good decisions...

Maximizing your game’s potential

Maximizing your game to your fullest potential: When I watch amateur golfers on the golf course I see so many shots wasted due to poor judgment or trying to play a shot that is not realistic to ones skill level. Here are two simple ways to help you make good decisions...

What to use from the Tee

What should you be using from the tee box for your drives? I know you are thinking the driver is the club everyone is supposed to use for from the tee box. The driver is the club of choice for most players but for many of us we struggle hitting the driver with any...

Fairway Bunker Shots

Fairway Bunker Shots: I see many players cringe when they see their ball fly into a fairway bunker. This can be one of the most frustrating shots in golf if you don’t know the secrets to hitting this shot. Here are the secrets to hitting successful fairway bunker...

Balance

How good is your balance Balance is one area we tend to overlook as we get older. Why does our balance seem to diminish as we get older? The simple answer is we don’t move around like we used to when we where younger. During the younger years of our life, we are much...

Ball Position

Ball Position: This element of the game has become very complicated to many players due to all the beliefs and opinions out there. Golf is already a very difficult game, so there is no need to make it any more difficult than it needs to be. I learned a long time ago...

Posture

Posture: Posture is a term we are all very familiar with in our daily lives. Maintaining good posture allows the spine to hold the body up with the structure of the bones in the spine. When the shoulders slump or the spine curves from a standing or sitting position,...

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Stoneybrook Golf Course

East of I-75 at Exit 123.

Kelly Greens Golf and Country Club

South Fort Myers, near Sanibel.

South Seas Plantation

By appointment.

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