If you listen to Steve Brown explain how he ended up coaching alongside his son, Clark, the head coach of Navarre’s boys golf team, the story has a bit of humor to it.
“He asked me in July about it and started begging,” Steve said with a laugh. “I couldn’t refuse. He was lost without me.”
Clark quickly points out that he didn’t quite go to that extreme.
“I’m not sure about all of that,” Clark said.
All joking around aside, the decision for Steve to help coach golf this season has proven beneficial to the team. The two work well together and they have been reunited on the course for the first time in over a decade, when Steve helped coach his son when he was a standout golfer for the Raiders before going on to play collegiately at Alabama Birmingham.
Only this time, they are both doing the coaching.
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