Steve Burkowski

Reporter/Producer, Golf Central
Studio Play-by-Play Host, European Tour


Steve Burkowski is a reporter and producer for Golf Central, covering amateur events and the college golf ranks for the network.  He also serves as a tower and on-course reporter at select USGA events, in-studio commentator for the network’s European Tour coverage and field producer for PGA TOUR events.  Burkowski has been with Golf Channel since 2000, where he began as a production assistant for Golf Central.  He also was lead producer and co-host for College Central, the network’s college golf news show, from 2003-06.

Prior to joining Golf Channel, Burkowski worked in Columbia, S.C. at WVOC 560 AM and Sports Radio 1400. He covered The Masters and the Verizon Heritage, was the voice of Lady Gamecock basketball, host of 'The Wake-Up Call' and 'The Cheap Seats' and was co-host of the local pre-game football and pre-game basketball shows for the University of South Carolina.  Burkowski also hosted “The 19th Hole,” a weekly golf radio show.

ARTICLES BY Steve Burkowski

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    This week's online version of our new Ask Steve segment contains answers to your questions about preparing for a college squad, golf simulators and more.

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    2/23/05 -- As College Central presented by PING moves forward in season three, the Ask Steve segment is one of our new additions. Each week I answer email questions both on the show and here in my weekly column.

  • 2/16/05 -- As we kicked off Year 3 of College Central presented by Ping last week, we introduced a new segment which will allow you, the viewers to ask me anything on your mind in the world of college golf.

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    2/9/05 -- I for one am thrilled to kick off our third season of College Central Presented by PING.

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    11/17/04 -- Just like a year ago, the Lady Blue Devils from Duke finished their fall campaign a perfect 5 for 5.

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    11/10/04 -- This coming Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, 16 of the best Division I mens and womens teams will convene just outside of Orlando for the Hooters Collegiate Match Play Championships. Here are my picks:

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKIOne of the great parts of a being a college golfer is getting to play some of the great golf courses across the country.

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    10/13/04 -- Since the debut of College Central presented by PING in February of 2003, Chris Nallen is the first player we have showcased on the program who has gone on to win on either the PGA, LPGA or Nationwide Tour.

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    10/6/04 -- While UCLA and Duke have been garnering much of the attention in the womens golf world, and rightfully so, there is a team out there which has shown early on they wont be intimidated by the big two.

    The Georgia Bulldogs already have a win under their belt, along with a sixth and third place finish in its other two fall events.

  • By STEVE BURKOWSKI
    9/29/04 -- In 31 seasons as a head coach at Oklahoma State, Mike Holder and his teams have done things most others can only dream of doing.