Monthly Archives: June 2016

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RecruitPKB: 20 Questions with Alexis Jarrell

  Want to know a little more about some of the PKB girls? Recruit PKB College Consultant Brandi Jackson caught up with some players and asked them 20 questions to find out more about them both on and off the course. This week we hear from Alexis Jarrell, a 2018 recruit from Davidson, NC 1. What is your favorite club in your bag? 8 iron 2. Do you have any pets? Yes, one dog. 3. Do you have any superstitions? I have a ribbon tied to my bag for good luck. 4. What is your favorite on course snack? Apple slices. 5. What is your favorite golf course? Bolingbrook in Illinois. 6. What do you want to be when you grow up? Professional golfer 7. Who is your role model? Tiger Woods and Lydia Ko 8. Who is your favorite professional golfer? Tiger Woods 9. What is your [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:49:05+00:00 June 30th, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Recruiting Process|0 Comments

RecruitPKB: Pin Sheets

These days pin sheets are almost a thing of the past. Tour players must rely on them because they can only use range finders during practice rounds. Many junior golfers admit that they don't even know how to read a pin sheet. While you can find out the exact yardage to the pin with a range finder there is a lot you can't learn that could affect club and shot selection. So take the time to learn how to read a pin sheet. Pin sheets will tell you the yardage to the front and back of the green, providing you with a better idea of what club will guarantee you get to the green and which one will keep you from going over the green. Pin sheets will also tell you how much green is to the left and right of the pin so you will know [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:45:20+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Complete Golfer|0 Comments

RecruitPKB: 20 Questions with Hailey Joy

  Want to know a little more about some of the PKB girls? Recruit PKB College Consultant Brandi Jackson caught up with some players and asked them 20 questions to find out more about them both on and off the course. This week we hear from Hailey Joy, a 2018 recruit from Reidsville, NC. 1. What is your favorite club in your bag? Driver 2. Do you have any pets? 3 dachshunds 3. Do you have any superstitions? No 4. What is your favorite on course snack? Peanut butter sandwiches 5. What is your favorite golf course? Greensboro National 6. What do you want to be when you grow up? I want to be in the CIA 7. Who is your role model? Jordan Spieth 8. Who is your favorite professional golfer? Jordan Spieth 9. What is your favorite color? Blue 10. What is your favorite subject in [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:45:20+00:00 June 17th, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Complete Golfer|0 Comments

RecruitPKB: 20 Questions with Channing Hensley

Want to know a little more about some of the PKB girls? Recruit PKB College Consultant Brandi Jackson caught up with some players and asked them 20 questions to find out more about them both on and off the course. This week we hear from Channing Hensley, a 2018 recruit from Wake Forest, NC.   1. What is your favorite club in your bag? Putter 2. Do you have any pets? 2 dog children 3. Do you have any superstitions?   My clubs can’t cross when I put them on the ground  4. What is your favorite on course snack?   Quest bars 5. What is your favorite golf course?   Kapalua Plantation Course and Pine Needles 6. What do you want to be when you grow up?   Professional. After that,  I have no idea 7. Who is your role model?   Parents & Steph Curry 8. [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:45:20+00:00 June 8th, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Complete Golfer|0 Comments

RecruitPKB: College Coach Panel

          During the PKB Open Championships, we hosted a Recruit PKB College Coach Panel where the ECU, UNCW, UNCG, Western Carolina, UNC-Pembroke and Catawba coaches all participated. I wanted to share a little insight about some topics that were discussed during the panel. First, as many questions pertaining to the contact rules were asked during the panel I want to direct you to one of my blogs which addresses some of the important NCAA rules that you need to be aware of through the process. You can read them HERE. Top questions from the panel: "What are some of the mistakes you see players make?" - Asking a coach to return a call or email when the rules don't allow it - Not identifying your full name and graduation year - Always trying to call a coach in their office during the afternoon [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:49:06+00:00 June 1st, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Recruiting Process|0 Comments