Students Enjoy Friendly Competition at Okeeheelee Golf Course

by Dr. Eric Wilson Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations Keiser University College of Golf students participated in a friendly Student and Staff competition held at the Okeeheelee Golf Course in West Palm Beach, Florida. The format of the competition was a two best balls of three, and the winners were…

Students Enjoy Historic Hickory Open Putting Championship

by Dr. Eric Wilson Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations Keiser University College of Golf (KUCOG) History of Golf class students recently had the unique opportunity to organize and participate in a putting competition using hickory-shafted putters and golf balls from different historical eras, beginning in the early 1800s and progressing…

College of Golf Students Play Hickory and Persimmon Golf

by Dr. Eric Wilson Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations Several students at Keiser University’s College of Golf recently enjoyed a round of Hickory and Persimmon Golf as part of their History of Golf class, led by PGA Professionals Ken Martin and Brad Turner. Under the direction of Dr. Eric Wilson,…

My Caddy Experience at the 2022 Masters

By Ken Martin, PGA, Keiser University College of Golf Program Instructor Back in the year 2000, I received one of the most meaningful phone calls of my life. At the time, I was the Education Coordinator for a golf instruction company called Natural Golf. The call was from the President of the company, who informed…

College of Golf Class Conducts Season-Ending Charity Golf Tournament

by Dr. Eric Wilson Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations Keiser University College of Golf (KUCOG), Professor Frank Longabucco’s Tournament Management class members, recently organized and conducted a course and season-ending tournament held at Park Ridge Golf Course in Lake Worth, Florida, to benefit Cystic Fibrosis. Twenty-four players (12 teams) competed…

College of Golf Finishes Third in the NCCGA Regional Tournament

by Dr. Eric Wilson Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations The Keiser University National Collegiate Club Golf Association (NCCGA) team recently competed in the Florida Regional Golf Tournament at Sandridge Golf Club in Vero Beach, Florida. The Seahawks finished in third place behind winner University of Tampa, and runner-up, the University…

College of Golf Crowns First Short Game League Match Play Champion

by Brian Hughes, Keiser University College of Golf Program Director – PGA, MA With chipping, pitching, and bunker play being such an important element of improving golf performance, we at Keiser University’s College of Golf started a weekly short game competitive league geared toward this area of the game. Each Wednesday during the spring semester,…

College of Golf Starts Short Game League

by Brian Hughes, Keiser University College of Golf Program Director – PGA, MA With chipping, pitching, and bunker play being such an important element of improving golf performance, the College of Golf has started a weekly short game competitive league geared toward this area of the game. Each Wednesday during the spring semester, our short…

College of Golf Students Qualify for NCCGA Team

by Dr. Eric Wilson Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations The Keiser University Seahawk National Collegiate Club Golf Association (NCCGA) team has commenced qualifying for the Regional Tournament to be held at Sandridge Golf Club in Vero Beach, Florida, on March 19th and 20th 2022. There, the Seahawks will compete against…