Men's Golf News
April 28, 2013
Powell selected to NCAA Regional
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf may not have qualified for the NCAA Division II South-Southeast Regional, but senior Richard Powell qualified as an individual. Powell is the first King men's golfer to qualify for the NCAA Championships. Only four individuals from each region are selected.
March 6, 2013
Scott Fires 66, King Surges to 7th Place Finish
Sophomore John Scott fired a tournament-best 66 on day two of the Rendleman Invitational, as King surged from 12th place to finish in 7th overall.
March 4, 2013
Men's Golf 12th After Day 1 at Rendleman Invite
Richard Powell led the Tornado on day 1 of the Richard Rendleman Invitational, hosted by Catawba College.
February 12, 2013
Gouge, Powell Lead in Runner-Up Finish in Spring Season Opener
Led by sophomore Taylor Gouge, the King men’s golf team finished second overall. Gouge placed fourth individually with a 1-under par second round.
February 11, 2013
Men’s Golf Opens Spring Season, Closes Day 1 in Fifth
King Men’s Golf opened the spring season with a day-one, fifth place finish at the 2013 Spring Kick-Off Intercollegiate tournament.
January 31, 2013
Men’s Golf Selected Fourth in Preseason Rankings
King Men’s Golf has been selected to finish fourth according to the recently released Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches’ Poll.
October 24, 2012
Gouge Named Conference Carolinas Male Golfer of the Week
Elizabethon, Tenn. native Taylor Gouge has been named the Male Golfer of the Week by the conference office, Wednesday afternoon.
October 16, 2012
Four Top-10 Finishes Propel King to Title at State Farm Intercollegiate
Richard Powell was one of four King Tornado golfers to finish inside the top 10, helping King to its first tournament championship of the season.
October 15, 2012
Powell, Maietta Help Lead King to Day One Lead
King featured three top-10 performances at the State Farm Intercollegiate, hosted by Lincoln Memorial, leading the Tornado to the top spot after the first round.
October 9, 2012
Taylor Gouge Wins Men’s Title, King Men and Women Take Second
Taylor Gouge shot one-under par on day two to hold for the men’s individual title. Elizabeth Swallow's fourth place finish helped the women take second place.
October 8, 2012
King Holds Second on Both Sides at Home Invitational
Taylor Gouge currently leads a field of 48 after shooting two-under par (68) in the first round of the King College Invitational. Elizabeth Swallow is tied for fifth.
October 2, 2012
Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate Wraps Up Final Round
Richard Powell posted his second top-10 finish of the season, placing fifth overall and helping King to a sixth place team finish.
October 1, 2012
Tornado Golf Concludes First Round of Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate
Menâs Golf finished their first round tied for third overall with two top-10 placers while the womenâs team is currently seventh.
September 11, 2012
Powell and Scott Finish Top-10 at Smokey Mountain Intercollegiate
Richard Powell and John Scott both placed inside the top-10 individually while the Tornado finished 10th overall at the Smokey Mountain Intercollegiate.
September 10, 2012
Powell Helps King to Fourth After Day One at Smokey Mountain Intercollegiate
Richard Powell led the King men’s golf team to a tie for fourth place after round one action at the Smokey Mountain Intercollegiate on Monday.
September 5, 2012
King and Lees-McRae to Begin Battle for Blue Ridge Cup
Beginning in the 2012-13 athletic season King and Lees-McRae College will deepen their rivalry with an annual competition for the Blue Ridge Cup.
August 15, 2012
Tornado Names Abundant in D2ADA Academic Awards
King placed 72 student-athletes on the Division II Athletic Directors Association (D2ADA) Academic Achievement Awards list.
July 26, 2012
Committed to Success - King helps athletes excel both on and off the field
Read the KTN's recent front page article highlighting the triumphs of King College student-athletes. (Credit: Pat Kenney, Kingsport Times-News)