At Vanderbilt Legends Club, the award-winning golf experience is heightened with a fully equipped golf shop that offers brand-name apparel, equipment and accessories for players of every skill level.
From club fitting to swing analysis, the professional staff at Vanderbilt can do it all. Inside our shop you will find unparalleled service and selection, distinctions that have consistently garnered recognition as one of the best Golf Shops in America .
Featured in the shop is a variety of top line apparel, such as Cutter & Buck, Adidas, Fairway and Greene, Polo, Foot-Joy, Nike and Peter Millar.
In addition, our highly trained professional staff is well versed in the latest equipment on the market, such as Callaway, Titleist, Taylor-Made, and Ping. They are ready to custom fit you with the clubs of your choice. Ask about the ability to use the PGA Trade-In Network to receive credit for your old clubs.
The Vanderbilt Legends Club Golf Shop is also the premier place to purchase your favorite Vanderbilt University gear.
Need uniform golf shirts or gifts for your company?
Let Vanderbilt Legends Club's award winning staff help put together an order for you. Prices and service are the best around!! Call the golf shop at 791-8100 ext. 240 and ask for Kim Watkins.
Whether it is a logo souvenir commemorating your visit or a gift for that special person in your life, the Vanderbilt Legends Club Golf Shop has the quality and variety of merchandise to meet your every need!
Golf Shop Hours
The Golf Shop at Vanderbilt Legends Club is open daily. Hours are seasonal. Range opens 1/2 hour before the first tee time. The Range is closed on Mondays until 12 pm.
Golf Shop Team
Ed Finley, Golf Operations Manager
Ed Finley, Golf Operations Manager, joined Vanderbilt Legends Club in 2006 working part-time as Golf Shop Attendant after retiring from his career with UPS in Labor Relations for 32 years. He is a native of Miami Florida and resides in Franklin, Tennessee. Finley is currently Golf Operations Manager and has held this title since June 2012. He began learning to golf at the age of 12 and continues to be an avid player.
Patrick Jackson, Director of Golf
Patrick has served the club as both Director of Golf and Director of Instruction since his arrival in 1995. He has garnered several PGA awards including Golf Professional of the Year, Teacher of the Year and Merchandiser of the Year. Patrick directs all of our golf activities and staff and has the highest regard for member service. A native of Iowa, he played mini-tours throughout the Southeast and was a professional in Destin before moving to Franklin.
Kass Kovalcheck, Assistant Golf Professional
Kass Kovalcheck joined Vanderbilt Legends Club in September 2005 as our Golf Shop Attendant. He was promoted as our Assistant Golf Professional in May 2006 to assist with day to day operation, teaching, and tournament operation. Kass has notable experience prior to joining our winning team. He served as Assistant Golf Professional at the University Club of South Carolina and at Charwood Country Club. He was also owner of TournaPro Golf. Kass is a PGA Apprentice and a Certified Titleist Club Fitter. He is a native of Nashville, Tennessee, attended the University of South Carolina and is involved in Special Olympics Golf.
Jack Oliver, Assistant Golf Professional
Jack has over 25 years' experience as a PGA Professional. A Nashville native, Jack served in the Marine Corps overseas before ending up in New Zealand where he was The Head Professional at The Royal Wellington Golf Club for 20 years. Jack brings a wealth of experience in teaching golfers of all levels. Jack also is PGA certified in golf club fitting and golf club repair.
Kim Watkins, Merchandise Manager
Kim Watkins, Merchandise Manager, began her career with Vanderbilt Legends Club in 1994. She began as a Service Staff Member and has recently been promoted to the Merchandising and Buying position in 2011. Kim has previous experience in the sales and merchandising field working for Golf Galaxy. Kim is a Nashville Native and resides in Brentwood, Tennessee.