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RecruitPKB: Tournament Results

Now that summer is coming to a close, many of you have accumulated an array of tournament results. It's a great time to make sure you put them together in a nice format and send them out to college coaches. The results need to be easy for a coach to read and understand. Putting them in a chart or bullet point list is recommended. You need to include the date, tournament name, golf course, scores, finish and stats. Stats would include the par, yardage, slope and rating if available. A big majority of coaches will know the conditions and strength of field for many of the tournaments but if you are emailing coaches outside of your region they may not know them all. If you have already sent an intro email to coaches then use this as a time to email them your results from this summer. [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:49:04+00:00 August 30th, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Recruiting Process|0 Comments

RecruitPKB: Practice your Weaknesses

I'm sure many of you have heard the saying that "you're only as strong as your weakest link". Well, the same applies for your golf game. In order to become a complete player, you must identify your weaknesses and practice them. It's human nature to want to practice the things you are good at instead of the things you struggle with the most. I caught myself facing this same issue early in my professional career. My college boyfriend was a good golfer and came out to caddy for me during a tournament. He noticed that most of my missed shots and bogeys were with my longer irons. He also noticed that during practice I hit twice as many shots with my short irons as I did with my long irons. So I decided to focus on hitting more shots with my long irons than I did any [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:45:19+00:00 August 25th, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Complete Golfer|0 Comments

RecruitPKB: 20 Questions with Mogie Adamchik

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 Mogie Adamchik, a 2018 recruit from Raleigh, NC.   1. What is your favorite club in your bag? 50 degree A wedge or 5 wood 2. Do you have any pets? I have a black lab named Magik 3. Do you have any superstitions? No 4. What is your favorite on course snack? I love white chocolate macadamia nut cliff bars, and strawberries 5. What is your favorite golf course? In NC, Lonnie Poole. In the US, Streamsong Red 6. What do you want to be when you grow up? Not sure but something where I can travel the world, golf, and create art 7. Who is your role model? My cousin and Danielle Kang 8. [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:45:19+00:00 August 11th, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Complete Golfer|0 Comments

RecruitPKB: 20 Questions with Mackenzie Battle

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 Mackenzie Battle, a 2018 recruit from Fayetteville, NC.   1. What is your favorite club in your bag? My 56 degree wedge 2. Do you have any pets? I have one cat named Nancy 3. Do you have any superstitions? No, I am Catholic 4. What is your favorite on course snack? I love fruit. Cherries are probably my favorite second to grapes. 5. What is your favorite golf course? I love Lonnie Poole 6. What do you want to be when you grow up? I want to major in Biology and work in Genetic Research 7. Who is your role model? My Father 8. Who is your favorite professional golfer? Rory Mcilroy 9. What [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:45:20+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|College Recruiting Tips, The Complete Golfer|0 Comments