August Youth Golfer - Andrew Messalle

Youth Golfer Spotlight

Andrew Messalle

Once a month, The Landings Club golf staff awards a well-deserving young golfer with the coveted Youth Golfer Spotlight. The August Youth Golfer is Andrew Messalle. Congratulations Andrew, and keep up the good work!

Age: 13

Grade: 8th

How long have you been playing golf? Since age 6.

Favorite club: 9 iron

Favorite Course inside The Landings Club: Deer Creek 

Favorite Course outside of The Landings Club: 
Trump Doral Blue Monster

Longest Putt you ever made: 
65 feet

What clubs/bag/ball/golf equipment do you play: 
Ping driver/fairway woods/irons, a Scotty Cameron Putter, TaylorMade wedges and a Titleist bag and golf balls.

Favorite Role Model/s:
His mom

Who would be your dream team to play golf with? 
Tiger Woods, Brooke Koepka and the legendary Ben Hogan

Best Golf Memory: 
1) Making his first eagle at age 9; 2) Shooting a 67 last month at Deer Creek from the Club tees where he birdied the last 5 holes.

Favorite Hobbies & Sports? Golf, fishing and practical jokes.

Best advice for golf and/or life:
Be persistent and stick with it, even if things aren't going your way.

What kind of job do you think you’d like to do as an adult? 
Either a PGA Tour Professional or a doctor.

Congratulations! The Landings Club Golf Staff is very proud of you!