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Head Professional Michael Dugas is the Director of the JW Parks Junior Academy. A certified Titleist Performance Institute Instructor, Michael can bring a total awareness to the golf swing and body connection. Many times a student will get STUCK and see limited or no improvement after taking several lessons. Now you can find out why. Have a golf movement screen with Michael today and open up new possibilities in your game.

Michael is an accomplished PGA Professional who after college played on several of the mini-tours in the Orlando and West Palm Beach area prior to becoming a PGA Professional in 1994.  Over those years Michael has achieved many awards.

  • 1997 & 1998 KVAC B Coach of the Year
  • Team State Champions 1998 at Maine Central Institute
  • 1997 & 1998 KVAC Coach of the Year
  • 2002 Maine PGA Player of the Year
  • 2000 & 2001 Maine Professional of the Year
  • 2003 New England Section Bill Strausbaugh Award Winner
  • Cape Neddick Course record 64
  • JW Parks Course record 61
  • Qualified for 2013 & 2014 Club Professional Championship
  • 2014 Named Husson University Men's and Women's Head Coach
  • 2015 & 2017 North Atlantic Conference Coach of the Year

Notable Students Include:

  • Eric Dugas - 2016 Maine Class B State Champion | 2015 & 2106 Morning Sentinel Player of the Year
  • Seth Sweet - (shortgame & Fitness) 2012 Maine State Amatuer Champion | Four year started D1 Old Dominion
  • Gavin Dugas - Northeast-10 Rookie of the Year | 2012, 2013 and 2014 Morning Sentinel Player of the Year | 2014 State Class B Champion & 2014 New England Schoolboy Champion (First Maine Winner) | 2017 North Atlantic Conference Player of the year | NCAA D3 National Championship 16th Place Finish 
  • Luke Hobika - 4th Place New York State Amatuer
  • Sam Marzenell - 3 Time Class B State Champion.

Michael is also a Titleist Staff Member. Michael will utilize a state of the art video analysis system that allows the student to bring the lesson home to their computer as well as getting a lesson from anywhere in the world via the internet.