CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks Rob Sanders played high school golf and football at Portales High, and later graduated from Eastern New Mexico University. He was recently hired as the teaching pro at Colonial Golf Course.
Rob Sanders learned the game of golf at Portales Country Club. An Eastern New Mexico University graduate, Sanders, 49, has worked at several golf courses and golf schools over the years, including a school he started in Dallas in 1993. He returned to the Portales in 2010 and just recently was named the teaching professional at Colonial Golf Course.