Getting Off Course Podcast
Kim Lewellen, Wake Forest Women's Golf Head Coach
January 18, 2022
Kim Lewellen is a former college and professional golfer who now leads the Wake Forest women's golf team. She has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year on four separate occasions. In this episode, we discuss a variety of golf topics including:
- How golf became a part of Kim's life
- How Kim became a college golf coach
- The shift from competitor to the coach of competitors
- How Kim ended up at Wake Forest
- A glimpse into the world of golf recruiting
- International junior golfers vs. American junior golfers
- Division 1 golf practice
- The role of a college coach on game day
- Reasons for Kim's success
Should you choose a school because it has a yogurt machine in the cafeteria? Kim says no.
We ended with a lightning round of 10 questions. Tune in for some of Kim's Winston-Salem restaurant recommendations.
This episode is presented by Par 3 Near Me.
How Golf became a Part of Kim's Life
The Shift from Competitor to Coach
How Kim Ended Up at Wake Forest
What Kim Looks for in a Golf Recruit
American Junior Golfers vs. International Junior Golfers
What Does a College Golf Practice Look Like?
What Does Game Day Look Like for a Coach?
Reasons for Kim's Coaching Success