2011-12 Men's Golf News

June 29, 2012
King Places Third Among Conference Schools in Learfield Sports Directors Cup
King ranked third among Conference Carolinas institutions and 166th overall among the 244 nationally-ranked schools in the 2011-12 Learfield Director's Cup Standings.

May 16, 2012
Tornado Trio Named to Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year List
Jose Avila, Hannah Witt, and Josh Bamberger were named Conference Carolinas Spring Scholar-Athletes of the Year.

April 24, 2012
Golf Championships Conclude, King Places in Top Five Twice
Richard Powell finished the men's tournament second overall with a score of 312 while Adrian Kibsey posted another top-10 finish. King placed second overall.

April 23, 2012
Golf Championship Opening Day Complete, Men in First Place
Adrian Kibsey and Richard Powell hold the No. 1 and 2 spots in the overall, individual standings while the men's team holds first place in the Conference Championship.

April 23, 2012
Three Golfers Named to the All-Conference Team
Adrian Kibsey, Josh Bamberger, and Esther Gandarias were named to the Golf All-Conference Team at this weekend's championship tournament banquet.

April 23, 2012
Golf Championship Opening Round Postponed; Resume Monday with Altered Schedule
The Conference Carolinas Women's Golf Championship has been shortened to 36 holes; Men set to play 36 Monday, 18 Tuesday.

April 13, 2012
Six Named to Golf Academic All-Conference Teams
King College shared the lead for most members of its golf teams placed on the 2012 Academic All-Conference team.

March 20, 2012
Tornado Finish Fourth at Pinehurst Challenge
Richard Powell continued to lead the Tornado, finishing tied for second overall, while King finished fourth overall at the Pinehurst Classic.

March 19, 2012
Powell Leads King to Third After Day One at Pinehurst Challenge
King Men's Golf finished first-round action at National Golf Club in third place with one day to play. Richard Powell led the Tornado, shooting a 73.

March 11, 2012
Men’s Golf Finishes Fifth at Tusculum Invitational
King featured two top-25 golfers at this weekend's Tusculum Invitational and a team fifth place finish. Josh Bamberger and Lee Whitehead led the Tornado.

March 10, 2012
Kibsey Leads Tornado to Seventh Place Finish at Salisbury
Four King golfers improved on their first round scores helping King to a seventh place finish. Adrian Kibsey finished eighth overall.

March 5, 2012
Tornado End Day One of Richard Rendleman Invitational
Adrian Kibsey leads all King golfers and is a tie for fourth place overall after shooting even par after round one of today's Invitational.

February 10, 2012
Student-Athletes Engage in Storm Chaser Mentor Program
King student-athletes continue to impact the lives of Bristol elementary school children through Storm Chaser Mentor Program

February 7, 2012
King Finishes in Top Half of Field in Spring Season Opener
Adrian Kibsey and the men's golf team opened the 2012 spring season in Panama City, Fla. on Monday and finished fifth as a team after today's final round.

January 17, 2012
King College Set to Kick Off Tornado Athletic Club
King College will introduce a new way to spread generosity toward Athletics when it introduces the Tornado Athletic Club this Saturday, Jan. 21

November 3, 2011
Bamberger Named Conference Carolinas Male Golfer of the Month
Josh Bamberger has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas Men's Golf Player of the Month during the month of October.

October 18, 2011
Tornado End Fall Season with Title at LMU Invite
King College Men's Golf concluded its fall season in the best possible way, winning their final tournament. The Tornado won first place at the LMU Invite today.

October 17, 2011
King Atop Leaderboard After First Round of LMU Invitational
Led by Josh Bamberger and Richard Powell, King Men's Golf sits in a tie for first place at the LMU Invitational after one round of play.

October 11, 2011
Men’s Golf Take Title; Women Place Second in Home Invitational
Adrian Kibsey earned an individual victory and led the men to a first place finish in the King College Invitational while Esther Gandarias earned second overall

October 10, 2011
King Golf Exceling at Own Invitational After First Round
After 18 holes in their host tournament, the Tornado have a stronghold on first place while the Lady Tornado currently place second

October 4, 2011
Golf Finishes Tour at Myrtle Beach Invitational
Tornado golf ended its two-day tour of a sunnier, warmer setting at the Myrtle Beach Invitational where the men placed ninth and the ladies placed 13th

October 3, 2011
Tornado Golf in Action at Myrtle Beach Invitational
King College golf is soaking up rays and sinking putts in the Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate Invitational and have completed round one today

September 21, 2011
Tornado Golfers Team Up for Win at NGU Fall Classic
King men's golf featured three of the tournament's top four individual finishers and took home a first place after the conclusion of the NGU Fall Classic, Tuesday.

September 19, 2011
Youth Helps King to Round One Lead at NGU Fall Classic
Freshmen Lee Whitehead and Ross Maietta sit one shot out of the lead and are contributing to the Tornado's first place finish after the first round of the NGU Fall Classic.

August 13, 2011
Kibsey Makes the Cut and Advances to Round 3
Adrian Kibsey battled his way into the third round of the Canadian Amateur yesterday. Follow Kibsey's score card LIVE as he competes today!

August 12, 2011
Kibsey Bound for Canadian Amateur Championship
Senior men's golfer Adrian Kibsey earned one of seven available spots to compete in the Canadian Amateur National Championships with a first place finish at Niakwa