Jeff Goodin won the 1957 New Mexico State Amateur Championship and led the Cowboys to one second and three third place finishes in the Border Conference. After a long and highly decorated military sercive, he returned to HSU as a member of the ROTC staff and golf coach. His women's teams participated in nine national championships and were national champions in 1994. The men's teams participation in seven national championships. Goodin coached 34 All-Americans. He was named conference coach of the year six times; regional coach of the year four times, and national coach of the year twice.