Penick, Harvey

Hometown:

USA

Austin,
Texas

Year Inducted:

2002

Induction Category:

Lifetime Achievement

Birth Date:

Oct 23, 1904 -
Apr 02, 1995

Harvey Penick

Accomplishments

  • Head Professional, Austin Country Club: 1923-1971
  • Students Included: Ben Crenshaw, Mickey Wright, Kathy Whitworth, Betsy Rawls, Tom Kite and Sandra Palmer
  • University of Texas Golf Coach: 1931-1963
  • 21 Southwest Conference titles as coach of the Longhorns
  • Best-selling author
  • President, Southern Texas PGA: 1932-1934

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • PGA Teacher of the Year: 1989