Men's Golf Coaches
David Gring
Head Coach
Ron Gring
Assistant Coach
Tom Brankin
Volunteer Assistant Coach
Bob Brooks
Strength and Conditioning Coach
Dr. Tom Boyt
Faculty Mentor
Nathan Twedt, ATC, LAT
Head Athletic Trainer (FB, MTE, WTE, MGO, WGO)
Pam Gring
Administrative Assistant
Full List
Tom Brankin

Tom Brankin

Volunteer Assistant Coach

Tom Brankin joined the Valpo men's golf staff for the 2018-2019 season. 

Brankin is a 1989 Valpo graduate and earned four letters in golf for the Crusaders while also achieving academic all-conference and garnering a degree in accounting.

Brankin has been an assistant boys basketball coach at Highland High School since 2008. His local coaching resume also includes a stint as the varsity girls golf coach for the Trojans in 2010-2011. He instructed the first individual state finalist in Highland history. In addition, he has served as an offensive coordinator on football staffs at Highland (2012-2015), Calumet New Tech (2016) and East Chicago (2017). 

The Brother Rice High School graduate and former all-catholic league performer currently owns his own accounting and consulting practice in Schererville. He has three children: Tommy, Tyler and Katie.