HARTFORD – SwingU, the golf technology and media company, announced today that Lee University, head men’s golf coach Evan Spence and head women’s coach Geandra Almeida have partnered with SwingU Coach to deliver advanced statistical reporting to their coaching staffs and team members.
Located in Cleveland, Tennessee, Lee University is a private Christian university and member of NCAA Division II competing in the Gulf South Conference. Both Coach Spence and Coach Almeida are former Flame golfers, having continued the successful traditions of the programs they inherited in recent years.
Spence, who was named head coach in July, helped lead Lee as an assistant coach in 2021 and 2022, Spence helped the 2021-22 team win the 2021 Cougar Invitational (Columbus State), the 2022 Saint Leo Invitational, the 2022 Gulf South Conference Championship and the 2022 NCAA National Championship.
Almeida led Lee to the Gulf South Conference Tournament Championship and was named the GSC Coach of the Year in 2022. Last season she helped lead the Lady Flames to a No. 10 national ranking, a tournament victory at the Lady Bearcat Invitational, nine top-five finishes in 11 events, South Region and National Championship appearances and guided the team into the Quarterfinals of Match Play for the first time in program history.
SwingU Coach is the ultimate coaching & statistics platform. SwingU Coach delivers advanced statistical reporting for an entire roster. The portal puts an emphasis on Strokes Gained Analytics to identify each player's strengths & weaknesses, which leads to more effective coaching by using informed decisions to design effective practices, drive line-up decisions and encourage overall team success.
SwingU provides players with the easiest and fastest data entry in the industry via the SwingU app will input their stats into SwingU’s easy-to-use strokes gained system, which automatically logs & populates player scores & stats to the Coach Portal.
Headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, SwingU is a sports technology and media company focused on golf game improvement. The company owns and operates the top-rated golf game-improvement app across GPS, scorecard, statistics and instruction. SwingU Clubhouse publishes an email newsletter reaching hundreds of thousands of golfers daily. Lastly, SwingU Coach offers the ultimate coaching & statistics platform for both golf teams and academies. For more company information, please visit www.swingu.com.