Isaac Pullen

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Sport: Baseball
School: Sioux Falls Lincoln
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Sanford POWER Basketball Academy adds former collegiate All-American to staff

FARGO, N.D. – The Sanford POWER Basketball Academy has added the 2018 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference player of the year, Tyler Rudolph, to the hardwood staff as a sports academy specialist. Rudolph will be based in Fargo.

Rudolph, a graduate of Bismarck Century High School, starred at Minot State University where he was also named a NCAA Division II All-American in 2018. Rudolph, who is Minot State’s all-time leading scorer (1,987 points) and rebounder (921 rebounds), was a three-time NSIC all-conference performer. Following his stellar collegiate career, he played professionally overseas in Spain.

“I’m excited to be a part of the Sanford team and the Sanford POWER Basketball Academy,” said Rudolph. “Basketball has always been a passion of mine, and I’m excited to share my knowledge of the game with the Fargo-Moorhead community.”

“We could not be more excited to add Tyler to our Sanford Sports family,” said Freddy Coleman, director of the Sanford POWER Basketball Academies in Fargo and Sioux Falls. “As a high school standout, collegiate All-American and professional player, Tyler knows the game at an extremely high level. His passion to work with young people and his ability to build relationships that go well beyond hoops makes him a perfect fit with our Sanford POWER Basketball Academy.”

The Sanford POWER Basketball Academy is a comprehensive player development program with a wide variety of basketball development options. From private workouts to team management and everything in between, the professional staff is knowledgeable, energetic and creates a positive environment for players of all ages and skill levels to develop, learn and enjoy the game of basketball.

About Sanford Health
Sanford Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States, is dedicated to the integrated delivery of health care, genomic medicine, senior care and services, global clinics, research and affordable insurance. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the organization includes 46 hospitals, 1,500 physicians and more than 200 Good Samaritan Society senior care locations in 26 states and 10 countries. Learn more about Sanford Health’s transformative work to improve the human condition at sanfordhealth.org or Sanford Health News.

Sam Vosler to lead Sanford POWER Golf Academy

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sanford POWER Golf Academy, the most comprehensive golf program in the region, has promoted Sam Vosler to lead the program.

Vosler, in addition to previously serving as one of the lead instructors at the Sanford POWER Golf Academy, spent three years coaching at the University of Sioux Falls where in 2018 he was promoted to director of the men’s and women’s golf programs. He also coached at the University of Colorado – Colorado Springs, co-managed an indoor golf training facility and worked with the Hank Haney International Golf Academy in Hilton Head, South Carolina.

Vosler attended the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs and graduated with a degree in PGA Golf Management/Service Management. He has been a PGA-certified instructor for seven years and won the SCCC Pro-Am on the Dakotas Tour in 2009.

“I have worked side-by-side with Sam for five years and witnessed first-hand the great coach, person and leader he is,” said Todd Kolb, director of sports academies. “His passion for the game and his experience uniquely qualify him. He is the right person to lead our golf academy.”

In addition to Kolb and Vosler, the Sanford POWER Golf Academy is comprised of certified golf professionals Sara Detlefsen and Josh Baldus as well as movement experts and strength and conditioning coaches. The academy works year-round with golfers of all ages and abilities.

Great Shots, a three-story golf entertainment facility located on the Sanford Sports Complex, is the home of the Sanford POWER Golf Academy.

About Sanford Health
Sanford Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States, is dedicated to the integrated delivery of health care, genomic medicine, senior care and services, global clinics, research and affordable insurance. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the organization includes 44 hospitals, 1,400 physicians and more than 200 Good Samaritan Society senior care locations in 26 states and nine countries. Nearly $1 billion in gifts from philanthropist Denny Sanford have transformed how Sanford Health improves the human condition. For information, visit sanfordhealth.org or Sanford Health News.

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