Ryan Potter, Associate Head Golf Coach at Wake Forest University, has been named the 2021-22 Division I Golf Pride WGCA Assistant Coach of the Year.
Acceptance video: https://vimeo.com/715638981/b7147bed7a
Since joining Wake Forest as an assistant coach in 2017, Potter has helped lead the Demon Deacons to two ACC Championships and four straight NCAA Championship appearances. The team claimed a program record five team titles throughout the 2021-22 season, including setting a then NCAA record 45-under-par score at the UCF Challenge in February, and remained in the top-five of the Mizuno WGCA Coaches Poll for the entirety of the spring season. The Demon Deacons boasted two WGCA All-Americans this season, as ACC Player of the Year Rachel Kuehn was named to the First Team and ACC Freshman of the Year Carolina Chacarra was named to the Second Team.