PGA Golf Management faculty member receives education award

Brad Goetsch
Brad Goetsch, Instruction Coordinator for the PGA Golf Management Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln wins the 2020 PGA Horton Smith Award.
March 24, 2020

Lincoln, Neb. —Brad Goetsch, Instruction Coordinator for the PGA Golf Management Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has received the prestigious PGA Horton Smith Award for the Nebraska Section of the Professional Golfers’ Association.

The Horton Smith Award recognizes the PGA Professional who is the model educator of PGA Golf Professionals. This award is designed to give special recognition to an individual PGA Professional for outstanding and continuing contributions to professional education.

Brad also serves as the chair of the Education Committee for the Nebraska Section of the PGA. This position allows Goetsch to continue to support PGA Professionals, many of whom are graduates of the program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, in their pursuit of excellence in their profession.

Brad received his award and recognition at the Nebraska Section of the PGA's Spring Meeting, held at Hillcrest Country Club on March 9, 2020.

Liz Husmann
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