Our golf program is built upon the following tenets: Practice as you perform. Improve. Compete. Represent. Golf is a social game, forge new friendships. Win with dignity and lose with grace. Have fun.
Walker’s Golf program is a member school of the New England Prep School Athletic Council (NEPSAC). There, Walker’s is a Class C competitor, and also competes in the prestigious Founders League. League competitors include Choate, Taft, Hotchkiss, Loomis, Westminster, Kent, Kingswood Oxford, and Miss Porter’s.
Coach Darrell Carrington has taught at Walker’s for 39 years and has coached over 25 other teams including varsity soccer, basketball, and softball. His ‘86 and ‘88 softball teams and his ‘13 golf team won Founders League championships. He is a former collegiate and professional athlete and an experienced multi-sport official. Coach Carrington is a math teacher, chair of the Math Department, and serves as an Upper School advisor.
Bethany Davis is in her second year at Walker’s as the college counseling administrative assistant. This year, Coach Davis joins as the assistant varsity golf coach. Davis played golf at the collegiate level where she played under the direction of LPGA Teaching Professional Laura Brown at Daytona State College and continued her collegiate career with LPGA Teaching Professional Maria Lopez at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University where she was named the NAIA Region XIV Player of the Year as well as the Florida Sun Conference Player of the Year, becoming the first Eagle to claim each award. While in college, Bethany’s summers were spent helping teach junior golfers at the Jim Tennant Jr. golf camps at Westwoods Golf Course in Farmington. Bethany has also spent many years working in the golf industry at private country clubs such as Sugar Mill Country Club in New Smyrna Beach, Florida and Heathrow Country Club in Heathrow, Florida, where she was able to work with members such as PGA Tour Players Chris DiMarco and Zach Johnson (before and after he won The Masters). Bethany also serves as an Upper School co-advisor.