Robbie Davis, Head Women’s Golf Coach at Florida Southern College, will be inducted into the WGCA Coaches Hall of Fame on Sunday evening, December 8, 2019. The Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place at Planet Hollywood Resort in Las Vegas, Nev. Davis becomes the 52nd member of the WGCA Coaches Hall of Fame.
In his 23 seasons as head coach, Davis has led Florida Southern to four NCAA Division II National Championships, along with five runner-up finishes. Under Davis, the Moccasins have reached NCAA postseason play 19 times, including 13 trips to the NCAA Championships, and have produced five individual National Champions. He is a two-time Division II Golf Pride WGCA Coach of the Year (2002, 2007) and seven-time Sunshine State Conference Coach of the Year (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2007, 2011, 2013).
Davis’s student athletes have garnered five PING WGCA Player of the Year Awards (Shanna Nagy in 1998 and 1999, Rachel Bell in 2001, Jana Peterkova in 2002, and Pamela Feggans in 2005), and five Sunshine State Conference Golfer of the Year honors (Shanna Nagy in 1999, Rachel Bell in 2001, Jana Peterkova in 2002, Pamela Feggans in 2005, and Heather Burgner in 2009).
In 2019, Florida Southern advanced to the NCAA Division II South Super Regional, where the Moccasins went on to finish in ninth place.
About the Women’s Golf Coaches Association
The Women’s Golf Coaches Association, founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization representing women’s collegiate golf coaches. The WGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Today, the WGCA represents over 600 coaches throughout the U.S. and is dedicated to educating, promoting and recognizing both its members and the student-athletes they represent