Notable Students

Shawn has worked with many high-profile players. Here’s a short list of his most notable students:

Take his knowledge to the golf course with you. You’ll enjoy Shawn’s approach – it is a sound game plan to better golf. 

– Bill Parcells, Professional Football Coach

“The benefits of working with Shawn were fairly sudden and definitely dramatic…I lowered my handicap from fourteen to three.” 

– Troy Aikman, TV sports commentator and
former quarterback of The Dallas Cowboy

Brandt Jobe
Recently, Shawn was instrumental in helping Brandt Jobe rebuild his golf swing after a tragic accident. Now, after making his first three cuts of the 2011 golf season, Brandt has a lifetime exemption on the PGA tour after making his career total of 150 tournament cuts.
Height: 5’11”
Weight: 180 lbs
Birthdate: August 1, 1965
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, OK
College Attended: UCLA
Turned Professional: 1988

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Best Finishes:
T7 in 2011 Puerto Rico Open
T8 in 2011 Shell Houston Open
T29 in 2011 Farmers Insurance Open
T35 in 2011 Northern Trust Open
T42 in 2011 Sony Open in Hawaii

He ranks 78th in Money Leaders on the PGA Tour.

David Hearn  

Height: 6’1
170 lbs
June 17, 1979
Brampton, ON
Brantford, ON
College Attended:
University of Wyoming
Turned Professional:

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Best Finishes:
T6 in 2011 Shell Houston Open
T14 in 2011 Puerto Rico Open
T35 in 2011 Mayakoba Golf Classic at Riviera Maya-Cancun

He ranks 101st in Money Leaders on the PGA Tour.

Other Information: 

  • Made six of seven cuts with three top ten showings in 2003 before injury sidelined him for rest of season…
  • Narrowly lost stroke average award to Michael Harris…
  • Enjoyed a successful rookie season by being named 2002 Canadian Rookie of the Year…
  • Hearn made 12 of 14 cuts, including ten straight to close out the year…
  • Had a pair of second-place showings and three other top-tens…
  • Played in both the Air Canada Championship and Bell Canadian Open…
  • Advanced to the second stage of PGA Tour Qualifying in 2002 and 2001…
  • Was a member of Canada’s Four Nations Cup squad in 2001…
  • Named to the Mountain West All Conference Team playing college golf at the University of Wyoming and was the Gilroy Memorial Golf Award recipient…
  • Won the National Invitational Championship in 1999.

Jose Trauwitz  

Height: 5’10”
Morelos, Mexico
Cuernavaca, Mexico
Turned pro:
Joined Canadian Tour:

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