Updated For the 2017 — 2018 School Year

Sample Correspondence

Dear Coach (last name),

I am writing today to express my interest in _______ University and to notify you of my golf experience, which can be found in the attached resume.

I am a junior golfer for the varsity golf team at ________ High School in (city, state). After graduation in 2014, I want to continue playing golf at the college level, and _________ University is one of my top choices because of its outstanding academic reputation, strong golf program, and geographic location.

Personally, I have a 3.5 GPA and a 1850 SAT score. This past season, I was team captain and starting #1 player on the varsity golf team. We finished 2nd in our league and I scored lead the team in scoring average.

I would appreciate it if you could send me any general information regarding your golf program and material for prospective students. Thank you for your time and consideration.


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