Recruited: The Ins and Outs of College Golf

Presented by the PGA of America and in support of the Golf Emergency Relief Fund


The National High School Golf Association in collaboration with the New England Section of the PGA of America is proud to present Recruited: The Ins and Outs of College Golf Recruiting. This event brought together top players, coaches and recruiting experts to tell their stories and help parents and high school students navigate the college golf recruiting process. The recruiting seminar was free to attend, however, all pledges were donated to the Golf Emergency Relief Fund. Please fill out the form below to receive the recording!

College Golf Recruiting Event

Event Schedule

4:00-4:30 – A Professional Opinion – LPGA player Jennifer Kuphco and her PGA Coach Ed Oldham

4:30-5:00 – Tips from a Major Champion – Former PGA Champion Keegan Bradley and his father PGA Professional Mark Bradley talk about what recruiting was like for Keegan growing up in the Northeast

5:00-5:30 – Advice from Award Winning Coaches – Retired NCAA D1 coaches Buddy Alexander and Herb Page and NJCAA coach Christa Teno will talk about recruiting over the last 30 years, putting together championship golf teams, and talking about their experiences coaching and advice for juniors/parents

5:30-6:00 – Recruiting has changed – Top college golf consultants Katie Brophy Miles, Brendan Ryan and PGA Professional Roger Knick talk about the recent changes to recruiting given the COVID crisis and what parents need to know

6:00-6:30 – College Life – Aidan Thomas (New Mexico), Jessica Meyers (Notre Dame), Dillon Brown (UMD) and Tanner Kutek (Robert Morris) talk about their experiences with recruiting and playing college golf

6:30-7:00 – Top recruits start with a great coach – Class of 2020 top recruits Rebecca Schiffman (Stanford) and Aaron Du (Berkeley) discuss their junior golf journeys and recruiting process with their award winning PGA coaches Trillium Rose and Mike Bender.

Please fill out the form to receive the recording

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Jennifer Kuphco

Jennifer Kupcho Golf
LPGA Player, Wake Forest Alumn, ANWA winner

Ed Oldham

Ed Oldham Golf
PGA Master Professional & Award Winning Coach

Keegan Bradley

Keegan PGA Championship
2011 PGA Championship winner and PGA Tour player

Mark Bradley

Mark Bradley PGA
PGA Professional at Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis Club

Dr. Katie Miles

Katie Miles Golf
College Recruiting Expert Golf Globally

Brendan Ryan

Brendan Ryan College Golf Recruiting
College Recruiting Expert Golf Placement Services

Roger Knick

Roger Knick
PGA Professional, Founder of Junior Golf Hub

Herb Page

Award Winning PGA Pro & retired Coach at Kent State

Buddy Alexander

Buddy Alexander Golf
Championship Coach from the University of Florida

Christa Teno

Christa Teno Golf
Championship coach at Seminole State (NJCAA)

Aidan Thomas

Aidan Thomas Golf
Freshman at New Mexico State University (PGM)

Jessica Meyers

Jessica Meyers Notre Dame Golf
Freshman at the University of Notre Dame

Dillon Brown

Dillon Brown UMD Golf
Sophomore at The University of Maryland

Tanner Kutek

Tanner Kutek Club Golf
Senior at Robert Morris NCCGA Club Golf President

Mike Bender

Mike Bender Golf PGA
Award winning PGA coach for Aaron Du

Aaron Du

Aaron Du Golf
Class of 2020, #13 ranked junior golfer in the world

Trillium Rose

Trillium Rose
Award winning PGA coach for Rebecca Schiffman

Rebecca Schiffman

Rebecca Schiffman Golf
Class of 2020, highly ranked junior golfer

Golf Emergency Relief Fund


The Golf Emergency Relief Fund provides short-term financial assistance to certain workers in the golf industry that are the backbone of our sport and facing significant financial hardship including those suffering as a result of COVID-19. This relief effort was initiated through a lead, multi-million dollar pledge by the PGA of America. The effort is also being supported in a variety of manners by a number of industry organizations including the GCSAA, PGA TOUR, LPGA, USGA, NGCOA, and AGM.

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Event Contacts

Chris Noble

NHSGA Manager

Kris Hart

Senior Director, Nextgengolf