The Principals of Golf is the ninth episode of the fifth season of Recess, which was first broadcast on November 14, 2000.


The kids think Vince is getting special treatment when he becomes Prickly's golf caddy. That leads them to believe he has power over them.



  • This episode was paired up with "Kurst the Not So Bad" outside the US.
  • Prickly's Golf outfit is shown again is Recess: School's Out. Albeit being his main outfit throughout the movie.
  • This is second time a Recess Gang member is friends with Prickly. The first being T.J in Principal for a Day
  • 98th Street School is incorrectly referred to as 89th Street School in this episode, seeing as how Paul Prickly was principal of the rival school.  
  • This episode is "Lost" from the Latin American dub.  


  • T.J. Detweiler - Andrew Lawrence
  • Vince LaSalle - Rickey D'Shon Collins
  • Ashley Spinelli - Pamela Segall-Adlon
  • Gretchen Grundler - Ashley Johnson
  • Mikey Blumberg - Jason Davis
  • Gus Griswald - Courtland Mead
  • Principal Prickly - Dabney Coleman
  • Miss Finster - April Winchell
  • Miss Lemon - Tress MacNeille
  • Randall Weems/Dave - Ryan O'Donohue
  • Sam - Klee Bragger
  • Swinger Girl - Francesca Smith
  • Cornchip Girl - Aria Noelle Curzon
  • Menlo - Blake Ewing
  • Singer Kid - Michael Shulman
  • Erwin Lawson - Erik von Detten
  • Paul Prickly - Martin Mull
  • Foster Cushman Bumphus III - Justin Jon Ross
  • Lily/Kid #2 - E.G. Daily
  • Kid #1 - Erica Mer