2020 MAPGA College Golf Seminar

Presented by Second Nine Consulting

February, 1st, 2020
8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m

Congressional Country Club – Bethesda, Md.

Junior Golfers & Parents Were Welcomed

The Middle Atlantic PGA Section hosted the 10th Annual College Golf Seminar on February 1st, 2020. This seminar featured collegiate golf coaches and former collegiate golfers from different divisions including NCAA Division I, II, and III, as well as other College Golf Experts.

College Golf Experts presenters included the following:

Justin Nogay & Jason Meisch – Golf Peak Fitness

Terry Porter – Towson University

Professional Golf Management (PGM) Programs – University of Maryland Eastern Shores and Penn State University

Mac Thayer – President of Junior Golf Scoreboard

Our panel included the following presenters:

Jay Hardwick, PGA -Former Virginia Tech Men’s Golf Coach

Maggie Will, PGA – University of Richmond Women’s Golf Coach

Scott Moyer – McDaniel College Men’s Golf Coach

Tasita Garcia – Middle Atlantic PGA WORKS Fellow

Matt Ball, PGA – Virginia Commonwealth University Men’s Golf Coach

Kate Schanuel, LPGA – Georgetown University Women’s Golf Coach

Rob Ferguson, PGA – Marymount University Women’s Golf Coach

 

The coaches discussed the following topics in breakout sessions: Scholarships 101, writing resumes/preparing videos, the recruiting process, official/unofficial visits, competitive schedules, responsibilities as a student-athlete, how to get the attention of coaches, what coaches are looking for at each level, and parent support.