After one short game lesson with Louise, my chipping improved greatly. I now use a wider variety of shots around the green, and my handicap has gone down 3 strokes in 3 months. ~ Peggy Adcock

Get your game in shape at the Tennessee Golf Academy with LPGA Top 50 Teaching Professional Louise Ball.


2019 Nancy Lopez Golf Achievement Award Recipient - Read More

Additional Awards

2017 LPGA Midwest Teacher of the Year Award
2017 LPGA Jeri Reid Spirit Award
2017-2021 LPGA Top 50 Teacher
2014 LPGA National Junior Golf Leadership Award
2014 LPGA Goldie Bateson Service Award
2012, 2014 & 2019 LPGA MW Junior Golf Leadership Award

Named Top 50 Kids Teacher Honorable Mention
by US Kids Golf


Louise Ball focuses on helping her students find their maximum potential. Her philosophy is student centered and based on sound fundamentals.

Louise believes in students finding enjoyment in playing golf, while learning the essentials of the game. A wide variety of clinics and golf schools provide students a chance to learn in a relaxed environment with peers of equal ability.

Make this your year to learn the game of a lifetime, or to reach your greatest golf potential.

 Upcoming Clinics and Lesson Schedules

Education & Memberships

  • Shenandoah University – BS 1985 Therapeutic Recreation & Psychology
  • 2013-2018 PGA Merchandise Show workshops
  • LPGA Class A Teaching Professional
  • LPGA National Education Series I,II & III
  • Titleist & Footjoy -  Staff Member
  • Sponsor – Executive Women's Golf Association
  • Cobra/Puma Demo Specialist
  • 980 Golf Industry Continuing Education Credit Hours

Teaching Experience

  • 2008 - Present Owner & Director of Instruction Tennessee Golf Academy, Knoxville
  • 2007 & 2008 Instructor American Airlines Celebrity Golf Clinics for Koman Foundation, California
  • LPGA AGA Knoxville Chapter Education Instructor
  • 2001-2007 Teaching Professional Centennial Learning Center, Oak Ridge TN
  • 1998-2001 Swing Coach Shenandoah University Men's Golf Team, Virginia
  • 1998-2010 Instructor LPGA Golf Clinics for Women
  • 1997-2001 Head Teaching Professional Winchester CC, Virginia

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Teaching Location
Dead Horse Lake Golf Course
555 Frank Gardner Lane
Knoxville, TN 37932
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