Legendary Kent State Golf Coach and Northern Ohio PGA Hall of Fame Member, Herb Page announced yesterday during a press conference that he will retire at the end of this season. Jon Mills will become Head Coach.
Page has coached the Golden Flashes since 1977, building the men’s golf program into one of the nation’s most consistent and decorated. Under Page, Kent State has won 22 Mid-American Conference titles and appeared in 17 NCAA championships, and he has had 28 All-Americans, including Ben Curtis, the 2003 British Open champion.
Page was also instrumental in launching Kent State’s women’s golf program in 1998. The Golden Flashes have won 20 straight MAC titles.
He has been the conference’s top coach 23 times.