hawn McEntee joined the Chardonnay Golf club instructional staff in January 2012. With a career spanning over 30 years in competitive golf play and over 25 specifically in golf instruction, McEntee has the skills needed to help you or your favorite golfer elevate their game.
As a two-time NCAA “All American” at Cal State Stanislaus, Shawn took his playing skills on the road in 1980 to the various Professional Tours across the country. In the years that followed, Shawn played in over thirty PGA tour events, including the 1989 and 1991 PGA Championship, the 1992 US Open at Pebble Beach. McEntee is a 7-time participant in the AT&T Pro Am and has been honored as both the Northern California PGA & Southern California PGA Player of the year in multiple years. After playing on “tour,” Shawn moved to business side of the game and focused his talents on teaching others to play better, enjoy golf more and develop players. McEntee’s career includes 14 years at historic Pasatiempo Golf Club and other clubs including Coyote Creek Golf Club, LaQuinta Hotel & Spa, and Monterey Peninsula CC. Before coming to Chardonnay, Shawn enjoyed a successful stint as the Head Golf Professional at Marin CC.
A native of San Jose, CA, Shawn still loves to play competitive golf and enjoys spending quality time with his wife Stephanie. A Class A Member of the PGA of America for 24 years, Shawn relies on his time spent working with/under some of the greatest teachers in the game including Butch Harmon, Hank Haney and John Geerten Jr. To schedule your private or group lesson with Shawn, call or email him today!