Meet the 2017-2018 Georgia Tech Men's Golf Team

Georgia Tech Men's Golf

The Golf Club of Georgia is home to the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Men's Golf Program. The Jackets have won 16 ACC Championships – second only to Wake Forest (18) and have been the NCAA National Champion runner-up four times. Led for the last 23 years by legendary coach, Bruce Heppler, Tech has won 11 ACC Championships and has made 16 NCAA Finals Appearances. Heppler has also been named ACC Coach of the year eight times. Presently, more than 20 of Coach Heppler's former players are playing on the PGA TOUR, or other professional golf tours in the United States, or around the world.

From left – Assistant coach Drew McGee, James Clark, Tyler Joiner, Noah Norton, Ben Smith, Chris Petefish, Anton Serafini, Will Dickson, Luke Schniederjans, Michael Pisciotta, Andy Ogletree, Tyler Strafaci, Jacob Joiner, head coach Bruce Heppler.

2017-18 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

Name Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown/High School
James Clark 5-9 120 Sr. Columbus, Ga. / Brookstone HS
Will Dickson 6-3 185 Fr. Providence, R.I. / Moses Brown HS
Jacob Joiner 6-0 158 Sr. Leesburg, Ga. / home schooled
Tyler Joiner 5-11165 Jr. Leesburg, Ga. / home schooled
Noah Norton 6-0 165 Fr. Chico, Calif. / Pleasant Valley HS
Andy Ogletree 6-1 155 So. Little Rock, Miss. / Union HS
Chris Petefish 6-0 150 Sr. Danville, Calif. / Scottsdale [Ariz.] Christian Academy
Michael Pisciotta 6-0 155 Sr. Alpharetta, Ga. / Alpharetta HS/National HS
Luke Schniederjans 6-1 155 So. Powder Springs, Ga. / Harrison HS
Anton Serafini 6-1 180 So. Lake Mary, Fla. / Lake Mary Prep
Ben Smith 6-0 165 Fr. Novi, Mich. / Detroit Catholic Central
Tyler Strafaci 6-1 170 So. Davie, Fla. / American Heritage School

Head Coach: Bruce Heppler (Brigham Young, 1985), 23rd season
Assistant Coach: Drew McGee (Baylor, 2012), 2nd season
Volunteer Coach: Jeff Pierce (Morehead State, 2009), 3rd season

For more information about this year's squad, check out the 2017-18 Team Guide

2017-18 Schedule

Date Clubs
Sept. 8-10 Carpet Capital Collegiate, Rocky Face, Ga. (The Farm Golf Club)
Sept. 22-24 Maui Jim Invitational, Carefree, Ariz. (Desert Forest Golf Club)
Oct. 8-10 Franklin American Mortgage Intercollegiate, College Grove, Tenn. (The Grove Club)
Oct. 20-22 Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate, Alpharetta, Ga. (Golf Club of Georgia)
Feb. 1-3 Amer Ari Invitational, Waikoloa, Hawai’i (Waikoloa Resort - Kings Course)
Feb. 18-20 Puerto Rico Classic, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (Westin Rio Mar Resort - River Course)
Mar. 10-11 General Hackler Championship, Myrtle Beach, S.C. (The Dunes Golf & Beach Club)
Mar. 18-20 Valspar Invitational at Floridian, Palm City, Fla. (The Floridian Golf & Yacht Club)
Apr. 7-8 Irish Creek Intercollegiate, Kannapolis, N.C. (The Club at Irish Creek)
Apr. 20-22 ACC Championship, New London, N.C. (Old North State Club)
May 14-16 NCAA Regionals, site TBA
May 25-30 NCAA Championship, Stillwater, Okla. (Karsten Creek Golf Club)

2018 NCAA regional sites (May 14-16) – Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course, host: North Carolina State University); Bryan, Texas (Traditions Club, host: Texas A&M University, College Station); Columbus, Ohio (Scarlet Course/OSU Golf Course, host: Ohio State); Kissimmee, Fla. (Reunion Resort, host: University of Central Florida); Norman, Okla. (Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club, host: University of Oklahoma) and Stockton, Calif. (The Reserve at Spanos Park, host: University of the Pacific).

Caption: 2015 ACC Champions

To check out more information about the GA Tech Golf Season, visit the Ramblin' Wreck Golf Team Homepage.