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Team Details

Varsity Golf

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Results

Results

Team Opponent Date Details Result
Varsity Golf
MMHSAA Championships
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Varsity Golf
Divisional Team Championships
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Varsity Golf vs.
Cardinal O'Hara, Nichols School, Bishop Timon - St. Jude
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Varsity Golf vs.
The Park School
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Varsity Golf vs.
Canisius High School, St. Mary's High School
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Varsity Golf vs.
St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute
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Varsity Golf vs.
The Park School
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Varsity Golf vs.
St. Mary's High School
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Varsity Golf
Elma Meadows Tournament
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Varsity Golf vs.
Cardinal O'Hara, Christian Central Academy (CCA)
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Coaches

Coaches

  • Head Coach

    Mr. Jim Kaufmann arrived at The Gow School in 2011 after a twenty-three year career with the Buffalo Police and Data Processing Departments. Mr. Kaufmann is a home grown Western New Yorker who finds the Elma/East Aurora/South Wales community a wonderful place to raise a family.

    Mr. Kaufmann graduated from SUNY at Geneseo with a degree in Management Information Systems and a passion for participating and coaching many different sports. As a father of two boys, he has spent many weekends and holidays at athletic competitions as either a coach or a fan. When The Gow School Golf program began in 2012, Mr. Kaufmann assumed the role of Varsity Head Coach. In the past, he also assisted with Gow’s Varsity Basketball team.

    As a graduate of nearby Iroquois High School, Mr. Kaufmann is an active member in his local school district and community. Currently, he serves as Vice President of the Iroquois Foundation, and he is a Board Member of Boys and Girls Club of Elma, Marilla & Wales, Iroquois Baseball, and Iroquois Hockey.

    Mr. Kaufmann is an avid hometown sports fan. He enjoys the thrills provided by the Buffalo Sabres, Buffalo Bisons, and Buffalo Bills, and he looks forward to the day he can share the excitement of either a Sabres Stanley Cup or Bills Superbowl Championship with his family and friends.

  • Assistant Coach

    Mr. Brian Thompson began working at The Gow School in 2011, after graduating from SUNY at Geneseo with a Bachelor of Arts in History. At Gow, he received training in Reconstructive Language, which he has taught since coming to the school. In 2015, Mr. Thompson earned his Master of Science in Education degree in Differentiated Instruction from Canisius College and was honored with an Innovator Award as an Outstanding Teacher from The International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council (IMSLEC). In addition, Mr. Thompson is a New York State certified Social Studies and Gifted Education teacher and has taught 6th, 7th, and 10th grade History at Gow.

    Mr. Thompson's interests include reading and listening to music. His favorite musicians are Eric Clapton and Bruce Springsteen, and he has been fortunate enough to see each of them in concert multiple times. He enjoys golfing, playing soccer, and coaching lacrosse. Mr. Thompson is also a fan of Star Wars and the Harry Potter books.