Chris Drake


Chris Drake, a graduate of Springfield (IL) High School, was a member of the Trail Blazer golf team from 1997-1999 and was coached by Fred Borrowman.  As a Trail Blazer, Chris represented the college at the NJCAA National Tournament in the spring of 1999. His is one of two JWCC golfers to have the opportunity to do so. Chris earned a golf scholarship at NCAA Division I Tennessee State University and was a member of the golf program from 1999-2001. He participated in the Ohio Valley Conference Golf tournament and the National Minority College Golf Championship during the 2000-2001 season.  Chris graduated from Tennessee State University with a B.S. in psychology and political science and went on to earn his law degree from William Mitchell College of Law. He currently resides in Minneapolis with his wife, Melissa, a daughter, Elin, and a son, Lincoln.  Chris is employed as a litigation attorney.