Chris Smeal, PGA
Founder of Future Champions Golf
FCG Academy – Director of Instruction – Chris focuses his efforts on helping junior golfers play the game better through his variety of instruction programs. Chris spends most of his time giving private lessons at the Future Champions Golf Studio at Stadium Golf Center. Chris works with all levels of junior golfers and adults and enjoys the process of helping students play the game better.
2016 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional
2015 GRAA Top 50 USA Growth of the Game Teaching Professional
2015 Golf Digest Top Teachers in California
2015 Top 25 Elite Junior Golf Coach in USA Award Recipient
2014 Golf Range Top 50 USA Growth of the Game Teaching Professional
2013 SDPGA Junior Golf Leader
2013 Golf Digest Best Teachers in CA
2013 GRAA Top 50 Teaching Pro
2011 SCPGA Junior Golf Leader
2005 SDPGA Junior Golf Leader
2004 SDPGA Apprentice of the Year
FCG Operations Manager
Antrone is a driving force behind Future Champions Golf. He spends his days preparing for our Tournaments, organizing team events, answering your phone calls and emails, and a whole lot more. He has passion for junior golf and is here to help you play better. – Pro Kids (First Tee) Alumni
“You and Antrone are a total crack up and you two remind me of an old Eddie Murphy and Nick Nolte 48 hours movie, with your humor and mutual admiration. You guys totally and completely amaze me! You are so devoted. The children and parents of the kids you coach must love you to pieces!” – Parent Testimonial
FCG Kids Tour Director & FCG Tournament Coordinator
Maranie was a junior golfer who now uses her knowledge and experiences for the greater development of the prodigies within the program. Host of FCG TV >
Brianne has worked with FCG for many years as our graphic designer and website developer. She designs our tournament logos, website graphics, print and web advertisements, flyers, banners, promotional material as well as coordinating our branding and marketing efforts.
FCG Head Rules Official
Ron Riess has focused his efforts on Rules and Competitions for FCG since the start of tournaments in 2007. He is passionate about helping junior golfers play the game better and to learn the rules.
FCG College Golf Advisor
After an 8-year professional golf career and time spent working for a national college recruiting company, Brandi started Brandi Jackson Golf in April 2011. Through her programs, she consults and mentors competitive female junior golfers to help them navigate the recruiting process, find the right college fit and better prepare for college golf. Brandi does not teach any swing instruction, but has a passion and determination to help the junior girls find their way through the recruiting process while developing personal and player skills necessary to be successful on and off the golf course.
Tournament Operations Team Member
Having grown up and gone through the FCG academy Vincent has learned what is needed for junior golfers to reach their full potential. At FCG he is now focused on helping juniors achieve their goals while also pursuing a business degree in college.