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Bio of Coach Ballard

Graduated from Quitman High School, attended Stephen F. Austin State University and played on the Lumberjack Golf Team. He played professional golf on both the Asian Pro Golf Tour and Tournament Players Association Tour. Robin worked as an Assistant Golf Professional at Tawakoni Golf Club, Oak Forest CC, Willow Brook CC, Hide-Away-Lake, and was Head Professional at Garden Valley Resort. He became a Social Studies Teacher for WISD in 1993-94 and became the WHS Golf Coach in 1999-2000. During this time the boys’ teams have won 3 District Championships and 7 District runner-up finishes. The girls’ program was 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 District Champs and were runners-up one other year. “I have always prided myself on trying to help young people prepare to have a successful education and hopefully wonderful lives.” He is married to Dana, his wife for 32 years. They have 2 daughters, Cassie and Megan; both are Whitehouse Wildcat grads and Ethan is our grandson and another is on the way.