2015-16 Men's Golf News

  • Numpituckchaikul takes 9th, King 5th at conference championship
    April 19, 2016
    BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The King University men’s golf team closed their season with a round of 300 in the final round of the Conference Carolinas Championship. King finished the tournament with a stroke total of 897, giving the Tornado a fifth place finish. Leennawat Numpituckchaikul led King with a ninth place finish.
  • King has three in top 10 going into conference championship final round
    April 18, 2016
    BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The King University men’s golf team started play at the Conference Carolinas Championship on Sunday, and the Tornado are in third place following Monday’s second round with one round remaining. The Tornado improved on a first round of 306 to shoot 291 in the second round and go into the final round with a total of 597. Mathias Bunaes leads the way for King as he is in seventh place going into the third round.
  • Numpituckchaikul and Wilkinson selected All-Conference Carolinas
    April 17, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Conference Carolinas Men’s Golf Championship started on Sunday, and Sunday night the league announced their All-Conference Carolinas performers. Both Leennawat Numpituckchaikul and Robert Wilkinson were recognized for their great seasons for the Tornado.
  • Four King golfers named academic all-conference
    April 08, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. - As the 2016 season is nearing its end the Conference Carolinas have announce their Academic All-Conference Team for Men's and Women's Golf. The conference and its member institutions stress the importance of "Academics and Athletics Working Together" and the student-athletes named to Academic All-Conference teams are those who best represent this value. Two member from each the King University women's and men's golf teams have been recognized among the lists of 18 athletes.
  • King climbs leader board in final day of Bearcat Classic
    March 29, 2016
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – The King University men's golf team posted a strong finish in day two of the Lander Bearcat Classic that would jump them four spots up on the leaderboard. The Tornado climbed up the leaderboard after they finished day one sitting in ninth place overall and completed the tournament earning a fifth place finish. The Tornado were led by Leennawat Numpituckchaikul earning a top ten individual finish.
  • Numpituckchaikul leads King in opening rounds of Bearcat Classic
    March 28, 2016
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team opened play at the Lander Bearcat Open with a pair of solid rounds. The Tornado opened with a score of 300 and followed it with a total of 291 in the second round and are in ninth place with a tournament total of 591. Leennawat Numpituckchaikul leads the Tornado and is in 11th place with one round remaining.
  • Tornado complete Cliffs Intercollegiate in fourth
    March 22, 2016
    TRAVELERS, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team closed out the Cliffs Intercollegiate golf tournament landing a fourth place finish. The Tornado climbed up the leaderboard after they finished day one sitting in seventh place overall. Leenwat Numpituckchaikul led the Tornado earning a top ten finish.
  • Sripatrprasite tabbed Conference Carolinas Men's Golfer of the Month
    March 14, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – For the first time this year, a King University men’s golfer has been selected Conference Carolinas Golfer of the Month. Following his 14th place finish at the end of February, Arthitayapong Sripatrprasite garnered honors from the league.
  • King finishes 8th at Richard Rendleman Invite
    March 01, 2016
    SALISBURY, N.C. – Concluding the Richard Rendleman Invitational, the King University men's golf team took an eight place finish shooting a combined 612 in two rounds of play. The Tornado were led by Arthitayapong Sripatrprasite who finished in the top 20 golfers.
  • Tornado in 8th after first day of Richard Rendleman Invite
    February 29, 2016
    SALISBURY, N.C. – The King University men’s golf team opened their second tournament in as many weeks by shooting 307 in the first round of the Richard Rendleman Invitational. The Tornado are in eighth place, and were led by Arthitayapong Sripatrprasite and Sam Hobday led King in the first round.
  • Tornado conclude Newberry Invitation in 10th
    February 23, 2016
    KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Concluding the Newberry Invitational after three rounds of play, the King University men's golf team matched their second round score of 307. With a total of 928 the Tornado finished in 10th place led by Leenawat Numpituckchaikul placing 13th overall.
  • Tornado in 10th after first day of Newberry Invite
    February 22, 2016
    KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – In the first two rounds of the spring, the King University men’s golf team improved on their score as they shot 314 in the first round of the Newberry College Invitational before carding a 307 in the second round. Their total of 621 has the Tornado in 10th going into Tuesday’s final round.
  • King takes 10th in final fall tournament
    October 20, 2015
    FLORENCE, Ala. – The King University men’s golf team turned in a solid final round at the TVA Credit Union Invitational on Tuesday, carding a 295 to finish the tournament 10th with a three round total of 905. Leennawat Numpituckchaikul led the Tornado, finishing 20th and matching his career low round on Tuesday.
  • March leads King in first two rounds of TVA Credit Union Invite
    October 19, 2015
    FLORENCE, Ala. – The King University men’s golf team started their final tournament of the fall with a score of 314 in the first round of the TVA Credit Union Invitational. The Tornado improved in the afternoon to card a 298 and are in 12th with one round remaining with a stroke total of 612.
  • Tornado take 10th at State Farm Intercollegiate
    October 13, 2015
    TAZWELL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team closed the State Farm Intercollegiate with another consistent round on Tuesday, shooting 304 at Woodlake Golf Club. The Tornado ended the tournament with a score of 896, placing them 10th and were led by Kesley March and Arthitayapong Sripatrprasite.
  • Sripatrprasite leads King in first two rounds of State Farm Intercollegiate
    October 12, 2015
    TAZWELL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team nearly turned in the low round of the season in the second round of the State Farm Intercollegiate when they shot 290. Along with their second round score, King shot 302 in the first round and are in ninth with a score of 592 with one round remaining.
  • Tornado take third at the King University Invite
    September 29, 2015
    BRSITOL, Tenn. –Leennawat Numpituckchaikul and Robert Wilkinson ended the rain-shorted King University Invitational in a three-way tie for first for the King University men’s golf team. However, the pair finished second and third due to the tiebreaker. Overall the Tornado shot 289 and finished third.
  • Tornado duo on top of leaderboard after King Invite first round
    September 28, 2015
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team opened play at their home tournament at the Country Club of Bristol on Monday and their first team posted a team score of 289 while the second team shot 294. The Tornado were led by Leennawat Numpituckchaikul and Robert Wilkinson posted the low score in the first round, each tied for first after each carding 68.
  • Tornado take 15th at Kiawah Island Invitational
    September 15, 2015
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team showed consistency in their first tournament of the season, the Kiawah Island Invitational, shooting 302 in the first round and followed it with a 303 in the final round. The Tornado ended the tournament in 15th place with a two-day total of 605 and were led by Sam Hobday.
  • Hobday leads King in first round of Kiawah Island Invite
    September 14, 2015
    KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team started their 2015-16 season at the Kiawah Island Invitational where they shot an opening round of 302. Sam Hobday led the Tornado with a round of two-under, landing him in a tie for fifth.
  • Mix of youth and experience ready for season opener
    September 10, 2015
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team finished last season on a high note and head coach Brian Kamm hopes the Tornado pick up this season where they left off a season ago. Kamm will have to replace some firepower from last season, but he returns two of his top three performers that should help led the team in 2015-16.