above Dean Wilson
tell a friend
spotlights Dean Wilson (DW) on
this edition of “Hawaii Profiles”.
How and when did you start golf?
I started playing golf when I was 13
years old, my mom would go out to Pali
Municipal Golf Course and I would
Why is golf such a great game?
Golf’s a great game because you can
play your whole life, play at all
different levels with any type of
person, and play by yourself.
What is your best round?
58, 14-under par
Now that you are on the PGA Tour what
is your short-term goal? Long term?
I don’t have any goals
Dean (right) & caddie Mark Chun
(left) analyze a putt in the '03 Sony
Open in Hawaii
How did you feel after you qualified
for the 2003 PGA Tour? How has life
been since doing so?
Good, relieved, went there 8 times so
nice to get through and get a full
crack at the tour. Same, nothing to
How often do you practice?
Everyday as much as I can unless I’m
sick of it but I love playing golf so
I’m always out playing or practicing.
What aspect of your golf game is
My short game within 100 yards. Doing
What do you want to do after your golf
career comes to an end?
Count money, stack trophies
If you could change anything about
golf what would it be?
Doing interviews and being ask
questions about what I would change
about the game
If you could make Hawaii Golf better
what would you do?
Be successful on the PGA Tour and be
an example to the junior golfers
Who in your opinion is the best Hawaii
The golden question, for the
youngsters/aspiring players who dream
of playing on the big tours. What
advice can you give to them?
Work hard, don’t let anyone tell you,
you can’t achieve what you want to
achieve, and have fun.
I'd like to thank Dean for taking
time to do this interview, for
sporting 808Golf.com on his OAKLEY
treads in the '03 Sony Open in Hawaii
and wish him the best in his first
season on the big tour!
Dean Wilson's BIO
Michelle Wie |
Dean Wilson |
Mary-Bea Porter-King |
back to top |
tell a friend