The Back of the Range
304 episodes of The Back of the Range since the first episode, which aired on December 11th, 2017.
Maxwell Moldovan - Ohio State's All-American
August 29th, 2022 | 57 mins 33 secs
amateur golf, college golf, maxwell moldovan, ohio state university, usga
My guest on this episode is Maxwell Moldovan from The Ohio State University Men's Golf Team. Coming off an All-American season and a U.S. Open appearance this summer at The Country Club, it could be another magical year for Max as he eyes a National Championship run for the Buckeyes.
Dylan Meyer - 2016 Western Amateur Champion
August 3rd, 2022 | 1 hr 5 mins
amateur golf, college golf, dylan meyer, golf, illinois, pga tour, western amateur, western golf association
My guest on this episode is the 2016 Western Amateur Champion, Dylan Meyer. The former All-American from the University of Illinois spoke about his journey as a professional, but we also looked back on his stellar amateur and collegiate career and what brought him success at Knollwood in 2016. Fantastic conversation with one of the best amateurs to ever come out of the University of Illinois.
Drew Cohen - The Man on the Bag for Michael Thorbjornsen
July 27th, 2022 | 43 mins 36 secs
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My guest on this episode is Drew Cohen, the man on the bag for one of the best amateurs in the world....Michael Thorbjornsen.
Tyler Johnson - Chattanooga Choo Choo Invitational Champion
July 21st, 2022 | 48 mins 5 secs
amateur golf, chattanooga choo choo invitational, college golf, elite amateur series, golf, tennessee golf, tyler johnson
My guest on this episode is the defending Chattanooga Choo Choo Invitational Champion, Tyler Johnson. When the tournament is held at Council Fire Golf Club next week, you won't find anyone that has had more success there than Tyler. Last summer, he won the Tennessee State Amateur AND the Choo Choo on that course and set some records along the way.
Marissa Wenzler - 2021 Women's Western Amateur Champion
July 18th, 2022 | 53 mins 48 secs
amateur golf, college golf, golda borst, golf, jensen castle, kentucky, marissa wenzler, u.s. women's amateur, usga, wildcats, women's western amateur
My guest on this episode is the defending Women's Western Amateur Champion, Marissa Wenzler. We spoke about her run at Park Ridge last year and her incredible performance at the U.S. Women's Amateur at Westchester where she advanced to match play through a playoff and eventually defeated the #1 seed, Rachel Kuehn. Great chat with one of the bright stars from the University of Kentucky's women's golf team.
Sarah Lebrun Ingram - U.S. Curtis Cup Captain
July 6th, 2022 | 44 mins 57 secs
amateur golf, brenda corrie kuehn, curtis cup, emilia migliaccio, golf, merion, rose zhang, sarah lebrun ingram, usga
My guest on this episode is Sarah Lebrun Ingram, the victorious captain of the U.S. Curtis Cup team. We spoke about her start in the game, her success as a career amateur, and what it was like leading players like Rose Zhang and Emilia Migliaccio to victory in Wales and also at Merion in convincing fashion.
Dylan Menante - Back to Back at the Northeast Amateur
June 27th, 2022 | 50 mins 55 secs
amateur golf, college golf, dylan menante, elite amateur series, footjoy, north carolina golf, northeast amateur, palmer cup, titleist, wannamoisett
My guest on this episode is Dylan Menante. We caught up the day after his dominant and record-breaking performance at Wannamoisett Country Club as he defending his title at the Northeast Amateur. Dylan shot 62-64-64-67 and won by NINE shots. We chatted about his start in the game in California, the national championship run at Pepperdine, and what lies ahead for him at North Carolina.
Misha Golod - Ukrainian Junior Golf Champion
June 16th, 2022 | 42 mins 33 secs
amateur golf, david leadbetter, fsga, global golf post, jim nugent, junior golf, misha golod, ukraine golf federation, western golf association
My guest on this episode is Misha Golod. The four-time Ukrainian Junior Champion is now training full-time at the Leadbetter Academy in Orlando, Florida after his story was told by Golf Digest in March 2022. David Leadbetter and Jim Nugent from Global Golf Post spearheaded the effort to change Misha's life and he is making the most of this opportunity. Fantastic young man that everyone can root for as he starts his journey here in the United States.
Gus Barchers - 2022 Dogwood Invitational Preview
June 7th, 2022 | 46 mins 32 secs
amateur golf, bobby jones, dogwood invitational, druid hills, golf, gus barchers
My guest on this episode is Gus Barchers, the director of golf at Druid Hills Golf Club which is the host of The Dogwood Invitational. We spoke about Gus' start in the game as well as the history of The Dogwood Invitational. Perfect episode to provide you with some insight into the Dogwood!
Jean-Paul Hebert - Texas Longhorns Assistant Men's Golf Coach
June 6th, 2022 | 1 hr 21 mins
amateur golf, cole hammer, college golf, grayhawk, jean-paul hebert, ncaa golf, pierceson coody, texas longhorns
My guest on this final episode of the 2021-2022 college golf season is the assistant coach for the National Champion Texas Longhorns, Jean-Paul Hebert. We spoke about his start in the game, especially when the guest's father and uncle are major champions. JP had an incredible upbringing in the game surrounded by some of the greatest legends of Texas golf. Demaret, Burke, Harmon.....imagine having those guys as the elders of your club! Well, that's what it was like for Jean-Paul. We chatted a bit about his experience playing at Texas in the 90s and then we transitioned into a discussion surrounding the team that won the National Championship this year at Grayhawk.
Zack Byers - Gardner-Webb's Big South Conference Champion
May 31st, 2022 | 39 mins 4 secs
amateur golf, big south conference, college golf, gardner-webb, grayhawk, ncaa golf, zack byers
My guest on this episode is Zack Byers. He is the first golfer in the history of Gardner-Webb University to make it to the National Championship. Phenomenal story and achievement by this year's Big South Conference Champion!
Parker Gillam - Wake Forest's Senior Standout
May 30th, 2022 | 39 mins 23 secs
acc golf, amateur golf, college golf, demon deacons, ncaa golf, parker gillam, pga tour, wake forest
My guest on this episode is Parker Gillam from Wake Forest Men's Golf. The "old guy" on the team was an integral part of the Wake squad that captured the first ACC conference title for the Demon Deacons since 1989. Parker and the team now head to the desert looking for more hardware to bring home to Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Logan McAllister - Oklahoma's Senior Leader Returns to Grayhawk
May 27th, 2022 | 30 mins 53 secs
amateur golf, chris gotterup, logan mcallister, ncaa golf, oklahoma sooners, ou golf, pga championship, pga tour u, ryan hybl, southern hills
My guest on this episode returns to Grayhawk for one last run at a National Championship. Logan McAllister and the Oklahoma Sooners fell to Pepperdine in the National Championship last year, but after amassing seven team victories this year....Logan and the Sooners will look for revenge this year in the desert.
Carolina Lopez-Chacarra - Wake Forest's ACC Freshman of the Year
May 21st, 2022 | 39 mins 31 secs
amateur golf, carolina chacarra, college golf, eugenio chacarra, ncaa golf, rachel kuehn, sec conference, spain, wake forest
My guest on this episode is the ACC Freshman of the Year from Wake Forest University, Carolina Lopez-Chacarra. We spoke about her journey from Madrid to the United States and her first year competing in college golf. And of course, we spoke about her competitive relationship with her brother, Eugenio.
John Fields - University of Texas Men's Golf Coach
May 12th, 2022 | 55 mins 46 secs
ben crenshaw, cole hammer, college golf, john fields, jordan spieth, ncaa golf, parker coody, pierceson coody, texas golf, texas longhorns
My guest on this episode is the head coach of the University of Texas Men's Golf Team, John Fields. This episode is full of some great stories with some awesome takeaways for juniors and parents. Along with leading the Longhorns to a National Championship in 2012, Coach Fields has nine NCAA Top-Five finishes to his name, 13 finishes in the Top-10, eight Big 12 Championships, 60 tournament wins, and is a two-time National Coach of the Year.
Rachel Heck - Stanford's Reigning National Champion
May 5th, 2022 | 45 mins 7 secs
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In the final episode of the series of featuring members of the 2021 U.S. Curtis Cup team, Rachel Heck stops by The Back of the Range. We spoke about her journey that led her to Stanford and how she balances a busy collegiate golf career with her schoolwork.