|Title:||Head Golf Coach|
Pete Gyscek is in his first year as the head coach of the men'sand women's golf programs at Washington and Lee.
Gyscek came to W&L following six seasons as the assistantmen’s and women’s golf coach at the College of William& Mary. In this role, he was responsible for assistingthe director of golf with the management and administration of bothprograms, including assuming the role of head coach for one of theprograms when they played simultaneously.
The Tribe’s men’s and women’s programscombined to tie or break 50 school records during his tenure,including having both a man and woman set school records for seasonand career scoring average at the school. The men’steam finished as the Colonial Athletic Association runner-up in2010 and the women’s team ranked among the NCAA Top 100 ineach of the past two seasons, a first for the program.
In addition to his coaching experience at William & Mary,Gyscek owned and operated the Dynamic Golf Studio in Williamsburg,Va., from 2001-2008. There he maintained a PGA RetailTeaching Center that specialized in game improvement, lessons andvideo analysis for regional college and amateur players. Gyscek hasalso worked at Pro Golf Discount in Newport News, Va. (1998-2001)and was an assistant golf professional at the Royal New Kent GolfClub (1997-98) and at the Harbourtowne Resort and Conference Center(1996-97).
Gysek is a Class “A” member of the PGA of Americaand he has competed as a professional on several mini-tours and inthe Mid-Atlantic PGA. He is also a member of the National GolfCoaches Association, and is a Certified Golf Instructor, as well asbeing a Master Clubfitter and Equipment Specialist.
A 1985 graduate of Niagara University with a bachelor of sciencein business management, Gyscek was a four-year letterwinner andthree-year captain for the Purple Eagles’ golf team.