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 |2017-02-01T20:04:09-07:00February 1st, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

How to Say You Aren't Interested

I've had this question asked several times by players over the years and again this past week it was brought up by one of my girls, "how do I tell a coach that I am not interested?".  This may be a question you face at different stages of communication with a coach so I wanted [...]

By |2017-01-17T20:35:58-07:00January 17th, 2017|Recruiting|Comments Off on How to Say You Aren't Interested

When a College Coach is Watching

Many of you have experienced a college coach observing your round, if you haven't yet, hopefully, you will in the near future. For many players, it is the first time they really get those nervous jitters on the golf course. It can be tough to concentrate and focus on your game. You feel the need [...]

By |2016-11-10T18:15:17-07:00November 10th, 2016|Recruiting|0 Comments

A MUST Watch Video for Junior Golf Parents

During the week of October 17th, the Golf Channel hosted Junior Golf Week and they conducted an interview with Jon Gordon which really caught my attention so I wanted to share the clip along with a few of my own thoughts in regards to what he is referencing. Here is the LINK to that clip so [...]

By |2016-10-21T15:01:08-07:00October 21st, 2016|Recruiting|1 Comment

What You Can Learn from September 1st

Now that the excitement of September 1st has worn off a bit I want to take the time to address a few things that you can learn from the communication you received (or didn't receive) on September 1st and how it can be a lesson for your own communication with the coaches.   Mass email [...]

By |2016-09-14T00:40:28-07:00September 14th, 2016|Recruiting|0 Comments

Club Golf is an Option in College

Guest Blog by Travis Richardson of NCCGA   The statistics on playing varsity golf in college aren’t exactly optimistic. According to the NCAA, only 2% of male high school golfers will play Division 1, and 3% for females. For students that don’t go to Division 1 though, there’s still plenty of options available. Division 2, [...]

By |2016-09-08T14:31:40-07:00September 8th, 2016|Recruiting|0 Comments