Suzanne P. Strudwick, PGA
LPGA Tour Member & PGA of America Member
2017 WGCA (Women’s Golf Coach Association) Member
Suzanne Strudwick, co-founder of The Junior AcademyONE Program, is a member of the LPGA Tour and the PGA of America and has more than 25-years of relevant and elite-level golf experience. She is a TPI Jr Level 3 certified instructor and recently became Level 2 Certified in TPI Golf Coaching. Suzanne has reached the highest level of training Adult & Junior golfers at all skill levels with an emphasis on juniors through Junior Golf AcademyONE.
Strudwick turned professional in 1983 at the age of 17 and proceeded to win three tournaments on the Ladies European Tour before qualifying for the LPGA Tour in 1992. Suzanne proceeded to win the LPGA Rookie of the Year in 1993, over $1.5M in worldwide career earnings and a playoff record 1-3. Strudwick spent 13 successful years on the LPGA circuit, before turning her focus to another one of her passions: teaching & coaching golf. Strudwick is a native of England and currently resides in Knoxville, Tenn.
2013 Named Carson-Newman Women’s Head Golf Coach.
Coach Strudwick at 2015 Presidents Cup, South Korea
2016 SAC Conference Coach of Year
2015 SAC Conference Champions
2014 PGA Jr League Captain Tennessee Team 4th in National Championship (First appearance for any Tennessee team).
2014 SAC Conference Coach of The Year
2015 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher of Year ‘Honourable Mention’
2014 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher of Year
2013 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher ‘Honourable Mention’
2012 PGA TN Junior Leader of Year
2012 PGA Knoxville Chapter Junior Teacher of the Year
2011 PGA Tenn Junior Teacher of the Year
2011 US Kids Top 50 Kid Teachers
2011 PGA Knoxville Chapter Junior Teacher of the Year
2010 PGA Knoxville Chapter Junior Teacher of the Year
2010 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher “Honourable Mention”
2010-2013 PGA Tenn Junior Committee Member
1993 LPGA ROOKIE of the YEAR