Forster set the standard for the Philadelphia University golf program, playing under then-Head Coach Herb Magee from 1974 through 1978. A graduate of nearby Roxborough High, Forster remains the most decorated golfer in school history as a four-time team MVP as well as a three-time team captain. During his time with the Rams, Forster also placed third at the MAC Championships as a senior in 1978, setting the stage for his professional career. In his 23rd year as the head pro at Radnor Valley, Forster has made four appearances in the National Club Pro Championships as well as four appearances in the US Open Sectionals. Most recently, Forster competed in the US Senior Open at Prairie Dunes Country Club in Hutchinson, Kan.