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Dennis A. Wells, PGA

General Manager and Head Golf Professional


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Cincinnati, OH
Little Miami Golf Center

About Dennis

Professional Highlights • Elected to PGA Membership in 1994 • Earned Certified Professional Designations in General Management, Golf Operations, and Instruction • In 2008, earned Master Professional Designation in Instruction • In 2019, earned USGA Expert Certification in the Rules of Golf • Currently serves on the National Rules Committee for PGA Junior League SOPGA Section Highlights • Multiple winner of Junior Golf Leader and Player Development Award • Winner of Bill Strasbaugh Award • 2011 Winner of Golf Professional of the Year Playing Highlights • Winner of numerous chapter and Section events including Chapter Stroke Play and Match play Championships in both the Regular and Senior Divisions • Competed in three National Club Pro Championships and one Senior Championship • Competed in the 2019 Senior US Open • Qualified 11 times for SOPGA Ohio Cup Team • Course record holder at Sharon Woods with a score of 62 Other Noteworthy Accomplishments • Served on Junior Committee that created the highly successful SOPGA Junior Tour • Served as coach or assistant coach for St. Ursula Academy, Xavier University, and St. Columban where he created the golf program for the school • Conducts junior programs at Little Miami Golf Center that attract nearly 500 new kids per year • Started the Middle School Open which has over 200 players each year, one of the largest junior tournaments in the area • Created the Cincinnati Middle School Golf League with 24 teams from across the Cincinnati area

Dennis's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Having More Fun

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Add 10 yards

Improve your Short Game

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Make the high school golf team

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Skills & Tools

Improve with Dennis.

Full Swing
Short Game
Course Strategy
Tournament Strategy
Wedge Play
Dennis's Facilities

Little Miami Golf Center

Cincinnati OH

*Coaching available to public


3811 Newtown Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45244-0018

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