Steve Sims joined the Knights as assistant women's golf coach in July of 2013. Sims came to UCF after serving as a caddie for LPGA Tour professional Marcy Hart. He also has experience as a professional and college player.
Sims caddied for Hart in 12 LPGA Tour events from September of 2011 through April of 2013. In addition to his caddying experience, Sims has played professional events on the Florida Professional Golf Tour, the eGolf Tour, the NGA Hooters Tour, the Carolinas Professional Golf Tour and the Emerald Coast Golf Tour. His professional highlights include carding a round of 59 at the Wilshire Golf Club in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Sims served as an assistant golf course professional at the A.C. Read Golf Course at the Pensacola Naval Air Station from 2007-2011.
Sims is a 2006 graduate of Troy University, where he was a four-year starter and letterwinner for the Trojans. He was the 2005 Emerald Coast Collegiate Championship medalist during his collegiate career. He holds a bachelor's degree in sport and fitness management from Troy.