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Lexus Tips from the Tee: How to hit a shot out of the fairway bunker

Golf pro Mark Weitendorf delivers tips to improve your game on the course. In this installment, Weitendorf talks about how to hit a shot out of the fairway bunker.

CLEVELAND — What happens when a shot slices left or pushes right and lands in a fairway bunker?

In our latest installment of Lexus Tips from the Tee, Firestone Country Club Golf Pro Mark Weitendorf shows WKYC’s Nick Camino a few pointers about hitting out of the bunker.

Tip 1: How to avoid a slice

Tip 2: How to use lower body mechanics to better strike the ball

Tip 3: How to drive the ball further off the tee

Tip 4: How to better utilize the hybrid club

Tip 5: How to master the backswing

Tip 6: How to hit a flop shot

Tip 7: How to effectively transition from backswing

Tip 8: How to improve swing mechanics

Tip 9: How to properly strike the ball

Tip 10: How to set up to hit the ball

Tip 11: How to drive the ball further off the tee

Tip 12: How to hit long chip shot out of rough