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Lexus Tips from the Tee: How to set up to hit the ball

Golf pro Jimmy Hanlin delivers tips to improve your game on the course. In this installment, Hanlin talks about setting up in a stance to shoot properly.

CLEVELAND — Not every shot on the golf course requires maximum power, as proper mechanics can be more critical to success than an ability to drive the ball 250 yards.

In our latest installment of Lexus Tips from the Tee, PGA Golf Pro Jimmy Hanlin shows WKYC’s Nick Camino a few pointers about properly lining up the body before addressing the ball.

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