University of Redlands’ men’s golf coach Butch Edge has been named the Golf Pride Grips West Region Coach of the Year.
During the current campaign, Edge guided the team to the program’s 25th Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) title. The Bulldogs finished fifth at the NCAA Division III Championships, marking the Bulldogs’ fourth top-10 showing at the national event in the last five years.
Edge also enjoyed the privilege of coaching three All-Americans in 2014-15, with senior Bobby Holden headlining the trio as a four-time first-team selection. Senior Anthony Estes and junior John McCord were named to the second team.
Overall, Edge has more than 500 head-to-head wins to his name since taking over the Bulldog men’s golf program in 2009-10.