Golf Coaching Staff

The 2017-18 golf team standing in a line
 Men's golfer squatting on the green reading his putt.
 Men's golfer with his club up on his left shoulder following his back swing.
 A golfer with his club behind his back looking down the fairway towards his ball.

David Moore

David Moore

Position: Head Coach, Men’s Golf
Alma Mater: Fresno State University, 1989

David Moore begins his fourth season as the Head Coach of the Men's Golf Team for Miami University Hamilton Harriers.  2017-18 was a banner year for the Harriers breaking several records including tournament wins (9) with an overall team record of 96-11, while having 8 individual tournament medalists.  The team competes in intercollegiate tournaments in the fall and early spring leading up to the ORCC tournament schedule. Coach Moore is actively recruiting for competitive golfers (2019 and 2020 grad years) who want to continue their education at Miami University with an opportunity to compete at the collegiate level.

Coach Moore has an extensive background in the game as a former player, current Miami instructor and coach. Coach Moore worked several seasons at the Junior High level (Liberty) and had an undefeated match record at Lakota East over 3 seasons. A former High School standout, David played two years of collegiate golf at Fresno City College under athletic legends Emory Luck (former Harlem Globetrotter) and Gary Bauer (former PGA tour professional and holder of 44 career holes-in-one).

While completing his bachelor's degree in Business Marketing at Fresno State, he apprenticed as an Asst. Golf Professional for 2 years at Airways G.C. and Belmont Country Club in Fresno, California. He retired after working 20 years in sales and production management in the CPG industry and devotes 100% of his time to Miami as Coach as well as instructor for Beginning and Intermediate golf classes. David is married to Sissy and is the father of two children; Spencer and Haley.


 

James Leisinger

Position: Assistant Coach