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SwingU Coach announces partnership with Cumberland University’s men’s & women’s golf teams

HARTFORD – SwingU, the golf technology and media company, announced today that Cumberland University and head men’s & women’s coach Rich Williams have partnered with SwingU Coach to deliver advanced statistical reporting to his coaching staff and team members.

Located in Lebanon, Tennessee, Cumberland University is a historic private university and member of the NAIA, competing in the Mid-South Conference.

Williams is in his 11th season as the head men’s & women’s golf coach. During his tenure, Williams has coached seven NAIA All-Americans, 48 All-Mid-South Conference players and several MSC Freshmen of the Year.

His men's teams have won three MSC Tournament Championships and three regular season titles. The women have recieved three at-large bids to the NAIA Championships and one automatic bid.

Williams has earned Mid-South Conference Men's Coach of the Year honors in 2013 and was named the Women's Coach of the Year in 2017 and 2019.

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.

About SwingU
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

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