CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – Belmont Head Women's Golf Coach Lissa Bradford has been named the 2011 Gladys Palmer Meritorious Service Award Recipient, the National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA) most prestigious honor. Bradford will be formally recognized at the NGCA Hall of Fame Luncheon which will take place on Tuesday afternoon, December 7, 2010. The ceremony will take place at Rio All-Suite Hotel Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The National Golf Coaches Association, founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization representing women's collegiate golf coaches. The NGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Today, the NGCA represents over 500 coaches throughout the U.S. and is dedicated to educating, promoting and recognizing both its members and the student-athletes they represent.