What do I Need to Know About the NLI?

  As we wrap up the NLI Early Signing Period, I wanted to share some insight on FAQs about signing an NLI. What is the NLI? The NLI (National Letter of Intent) is an agreement signed by the student-athlete, parent or guardian and the institution that states the student athlete’s commitment to attend the institution for one [...]

By | 2017-11-09T18:53:39+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

Don't Panic but Be Proactive

“Just wanted to let you know that for 2020 we have one verbal commitment and another offer out.  Assuming that gets accepted we would only have walk-on opportunities available for 2020.” – Top 25 Ranked DI Women’s Golf Program In consulting my 2020 recruits, I have received several responses like this from coaches who are [...]

By | 2017-10-17T17:13:19+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

Q and A with UNCG Coach Janell Howland

Not only is UNCG Head Coach Janell Howland an awesome coach but she also happens to be a dear friend who I admire and respect greatly. I recently asked her to answer a few questions about her recruiting and coaching philosophy.   What is your own coaching philosophy?  People first, Students second, Golfers third.  Everything we [...]

By | 2018-05-05T14:38:35+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

College Golf is an Experience Unlike Any Other

                            For those starting their college golf careers (and for those players in the recruiting process) I thought I would share some pics of my college golf days and pass along a few reminders as you begin the best 4 years of [...]

By | 2017-08-31T17:35:10+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

My Mom Wants to Share Her Side of the Story

  Brandi Jackson, I think it’s time for your Mom to speak up.  So, if you will, indulge me for a few minutes.     First, let me say how very proud I am of the professional that Brandi has become.  She pours her heart and soul into her business and everything that she does. [...]

By | 2017-06-29T21:50:34+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Recruiting|7 Comments

Post College Golf Reflection by Sarah Bertram

In my last blog, I shared some insight from Howard Bertram, who's daughter Sarah just graduated from playing 4 years of college golf at Gardner-Webb University. I asked Sarah to share her own thoughts about her college golf experience and how she feels looking back now.     What did you learn the most from [...]

By | 2017-06-08T19:43:28+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

Are Scholarships Negotiable?

  I was asked this question last week about whether or not scholarships are negotiable so I thought it was a good topic to address to those who may be curious about this question. I have faced it numerous times working with families as they make their final decision and it can certainly be a [...]

By | 2017-02-01T20:04:09+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments