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Bringing you tips, stories, and insight from some of the most accomplished coaches, players, and experts in the world of women's college golf

Tap Into College Golf Brandi Jackson

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Bringing you tips, stories, and insight from some of the most accomplished coaches, players, and experts in the world of women's college golf

    E38: University of Indianapolis Coach Brent Nicoson

    E38: University of Indianapolis Coach Brent Nicoson

    Do you think it's all about playing DI golf? Well, think again! You will have a hard time finding a coach with more success than Brent Nicoson who has led the University of Indianapolis Men's and Women's teams to 13 conference titles, 10 regional crowns, and two DII national championships. He has been named GLVC Coach of the Year a combined 12 times. He is also part of four straight generations of Nicoson's who have been a part of Greyhound athletics. Coach Nicoson shares with us his approach to coaching a top-ranked DII program and how he implements the 4 C's (Culture kid, Coachable, Consistent, and Competitor)

    • 43 min
    E37: Training for Golf with Performance Coach Ryan Mckie

    E37: Training for Golf with Performance Coach Ryan Mckie

    When should you as a young golfer start performance and resistance training? Should you continue playing other sports? What does golf-specific training actually consist of? What are some of the more common areas of need and concerns for young female golfers when it comes to training and injuries? What are things you can do at home or at the gym if you don't have access to a personal trainer? These are some of the questions and topics that Ryan Mckie, Performance Coach and Co-Owner at Knight Performance Factory, will discuss and shed light on from his experiences of training athletes, including high school, collegiate, and professional golfers. 

    • 37 min
    E36: Why Her and Not Me

    E36: Why Her and Not Me

    I'm sure you've caught yourself wondering, "why her and not me" or just in general "why her" when you've seen a player post their verbal commitment or learn that they received the offer you were hoping to get from a coach. You may be asking yourself, "What did I do wrong?", "What did she do better?", "What can I do better?". Well in this episode we discuss 6 scenarios I've seen be the reason that a coach selects one recruit over another, and how you can be more aware of these aspects that may impact your chances of getting that college golf offer you've dreamed of. 


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    • 22 min
    E35: James Madison University Head Coach Tommy Baker

    E35: James Madison University Head Coach Tommy Baker

    In just his 4th season as the JMU Women’s Head Coach, Tommy Baker has led the team to record-breaking season, team, and individual honors. With one of his go-to mottos, "competitor vs participant" he has created a player-led program that sets their goals high and works together as a team to achieve them. 

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    • 1 hr 5 min
    E34: Columbia University Head Coach Amy Weeks

    E34: Columbia University Head Coach Amy Weeks

    From a collegiate golfer and head coach at a Power Five conference program to a move to NYC with no college coaching plans, Amy Weeks shares her journey of becoming the head women's golf coach at Columbia University. An Ivy League in the heart of NYC certainly has its share of perks and advantages, but it can make life a bit difficult for the girls on the golf program as they balance golf course time with their studies. We dive into their program and season, plus some insight on the recruiting process for Ivy League programs. 


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    E33: Western Kentucky Head Coach Adam Gary

    E33: Western Kentucky Head Coach Adam Gary

    Coach Adam Gary has had quite the impact on the Western Kentucky women's golf program since he got the coaching job 7 years ago. The program has earned its spot in the Golfstat Top 100 for the last three years. His love for the game of golf and player development is evident in his passion for coaching. Hear all about it in this episode.


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    • 1 hr 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
28 Ratings

28 Ratings

mojogolfgirl8 ,

Highly Recommend Brandi!

Brandi offers a much needed service in the golf industry and her podcast is a great resources to parents and players going through the recruiting process.

Matt Walter, PGA ,

Awesome Podcast

Brandi is the best! If you want to play college golf you need to follow her and listen to what she has to say!

Greg Davidson, Austin ,

Great Opportunity

What a great opportunity to sit with college golf coaches and see how they view their roles and responsibilities with their young golfers. Their commitment and concern reveals a profound interest in not just developing golf teams that win titles, but in developing young ladies who will win at life. And Miss Jackson is a prime example of that success. Listen well parents, there is much wisdom here. Listen well daughters, there are many keys to success here on these podcasts. Can’t wait for the next one.

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