“I didn’t hesitate at all. I’ve been waiting for this program to start even when I was wanting to play college golf. Whether I wanted to play there or coach there [at Tech], I was waiting for this program to start.”
- Robertson on applying for the job as the Tech women’s golf coach
The Virginia Tech golf team has some of the finest facilities in collegiate golf thanks to the generosity of its donors. The highly acclaimed Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech is the crowning jewel of the Hokies’ program, and the golf teams' practice facility and other amenities are second to none.Read more about the Pete Dye River Course
At Virginia Tech, student-athletes don't just play sports. Hokies have the advantages of top-notch services to prepare them for action on the field and for life after graduation.
The newly renovated Nutrition Oasis acts as a fueling station for athletes to "bookend" their training with pre-exercise and recovery fuel. By upgrading and quadrupling in size, this space offers a smoothie bar, recovery beverages, fresh fruit, nuts, bagels, and Gatorade products, as well as space for nutrition education and food demos.Read more
The Virginia Tech athletics department has enjoyed unprecedented success since joining the Atlantic Coast Conference, living up to the three simple goals within its own mission statement: To strive for excellence in academics, to strive for excellence in competition, and to strive for excellence in the personal development of student-athletes as productive members of society.
Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech takes a hands-on, engaging approach to education.Virginia Tech quickfacts
“The main reason that I chose Virginia Tech was because of Coach Robertson and that I was going to be on the first team ever. The fact that Virginia Tech is a great school is just icing on the cake. I am so excited to be able to practice on facilities that Virginia Tech has to offer me. I have played at the River Course throughout my entire high school career and I am so happy that I can now call it my home course.”×
“This is truly a dream come true to play golf in the ACC, at a school with high academic standards. After my visit I knew Virginia Tech was the right place for me. The campus is absolutely beautiful, and there is so much tradition. Virginia Tech has 100 percent support from the community, and I love the town of Blacksburg. Having the professors, faculty, and coaches all working together to help their students succeed academically as well as competitively means a lot! Everything is right here at Virginia Tech! I can’t wait to get started! Let’s go HOKIES!!!”×