John Powis
John Powis
Title: Head Golf Coach
Phone: (570) 385-6071
Email: jdp134@psu.edu

Name: John D. Powis

 

PSU Sport:  Coed Golf

 

· High School Alma mater: North Schuylkill High School

· College Alma mater: Pennsylvania State University - Schuylkill & Harrisburg Campuses

 

· Honors/Awards Received - 1992 PSU Schuylkill Golf Team - MVP

· Current City of residence: Butler Township, Schuylkill County

· Family Members -Wife - Susan -Daughters - Brooke and Lauren

· Hobbies outside of Coaching: Golf, Running, Traveling with family and friends.

· Favorite Pro Athlete or Team: Phil Mickelson

 Participated on the 1992 Penn State Schuylkill Golf Team after playing 3 years of competitive golf in high school. PSU Schuylkill ended the golf program after the 1992 Fall Semester. In 2003, the school reinstated golf once again and hired Powis as Head Coach.

 

Coaching History-

 

16 Seasons.

· Memorable PSU Coaching Moment: Seeing student athletes achieve their goals.

· Coaching Goals for your team: To compete for the PSUAC Championship.

· Favorite Quote: “Believe deep down in your heart that you’re destined to do great things.” -Joe Paterno