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.