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EKU's PGA Golf Management Opens the Fall 2011 Semester

Group photo of new PGM students in the BTC atrium

EKU's PGA Golf Management Program opens the Fall 2011 semester by welcoming returning golf professional students as well as incoming students during their kick-off PGA Golf Management Student Association meeting. Good weather awaits the weekend opening Welcome Back Scramble tournament with around 70 students playing.

Now in its sixth year, 102 students are actively enrolled in the program - including these 37 new students:  

Ian Adams - Leesburg, OH
Brandon Bisceglia - Middlesboro, KY
Adam Bogdan - Montgomery, OH
Richard Boudreau - Potomac Falls, VA
Tyler Brightwell - Georgetown, IN
Christopher Bunge - Lexington, KY
Erik Charron - Lexington, KY
Sam Courtney - Newburgh, In
Jeremiah Cunningham - Miamisburg, OH
Christopher Ducharme - Louisville, KY
Joshua Griffin - Shelbyville, KY
Mikal Harpster - Warrenton, MO
Nicole Henry - Chagrin Falls, OH
David Hieneman - Greenup, KY
Benjamin Kroger - Cold Spring, KY
Roman Luczycki - Yorktown, NY
Ryan Mitchell - Paducah, KY
Hunter Mountjoy - Danville, KY
Daniel Paladino - Wilcox, PA
Casey Pennington - Wheelersburg, OH
Bryan Peters - Milan, IN
Nathan Rawlins - Wheelersburg, OH
Jared Schimmels - Frankfort, KY
Jack Schlemmer - New Albany, OH
Jeffrey Schulte - St. Paul, MO
Shawn Sergent - Grayson, KY
Kyle Sheffer - Mt. Vernon, IN
Evan Sliger - Mason, OH
Benjamin Sparrow - Danville, KY
Carson Stone - Lexington, KY
Lawrence (Hayden) Stratton - Lakewood, OH
James Striplin - Lexington, KY
Michael Vandeveer - Glasgow, KY
Steven Vaught - Florence, KY
Micah Voorhis - Tipton, IN
Gregory Walthers - Fort Mitchell, KY
Taylor Webb - Olive Hill, KY

Housed in the new Business and Technology Center, the program was accredited by the Professional Golf Association in 2006 and is one of EKU's signature programs.

The 4 1/2-year bachelor of business administration program gives students the opportunity to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills through extensive classroom studies, cooperative education experiences and player development. Students graduate with a major in marketing with a professional golf management option. The program is directed by Kim Kincer, a member of the Ladies Professional Golfers Association (LPGA) who guided Eastern through the PGA accreditation process, and the first female PGA/PGM director in the nation.

Contact Information

Ms. Kim Kincer
pga.pgm@eku.edu
859-622-4976

Published on August 25, 2011

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