2009-10 Men's Golf Coaches
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Chris Winkel
Head Coach - 6th Season
An accomplished player and teacher, Winkel brings an impressive background to the Vikings program. A PGA professional for 12 years, he was named Iowa's PGA "Player of the Year" in both 1999 and 2003, is a three-time Iowa PGA section champion, and has competed in three PGA tour events. Winkel, the owner and operator of Impact Golf Services at Briarwood Golf Club in Ankeny, Iowa, has devoted the past five years exclusively to expanding the game of golf through his many golf enterprises. Through Impact Golf Services, Winkel instructs over a thousand golfers annually through individual golf lessons, junior golf programs and corporate golf schools. His efforts have earned him Iowa PGA "Teacher of the Year" honors in 2001 as well as named one of Iowa's "Best Teachers" 2003.

Winkel was named the MCC Men's Golf Coach of the Year and led the team to the national championships in 2004.

Chris resides in Ankeny with his wife Cindy, and their sons C.J, Jack, and Luke
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