Men's Golf News Archives

  • Ruff leads Tornado in fall finale
    October 22, 2019
    KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – The King University men’s golf team finished the Queens Invitational with a round of 286 to finish 14th. The Tornado improved each day to finish with a stroke total of 877 and were led by Miles Ruff.
  • King in 15th after first two rounds of Queens Invite
    October 21, 2019
    KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – The King University men’s golf team opened the Queens Invitational with a round of 297 and followed it with a round of 294. The Tornado are in 15th place with a tournament score of 591.
  • Rigamonti selected for Conference Carolinas Biweekly Men's Golfer Award
    October 02, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Following his spectacular start to the season, Leo Rigamonti of the King University men’s golf team earned the Conference Carolinas Biweekly Men's Golfer Award. Rigamonti posted three top five finishes, scoring under par in all seven rounds.
  • Rigamonti finishes 3rd, King 12th at UNG Fall Invite
    October 01, 2019
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Leo Rigamonti led the King University men’s golf team with a third place finish at the North Georgia Fall Invitational, shooting all three rounds under par. The Tornado finished 12th with a tournament score of 868.
  • King, Rigamonti win the King Invite
    September 24, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team won their home tournament with a score of five-under 555 following a final round of eight-under 272. Leo Rigamonti took home his first tournament win, shooting three-under 137.
  • Tornado atop the leaderboard at King Invite
    September 23, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team posted the two low rounds of the day in round one of the King University Invitational. Leo Rigamonti and Chad Couch are first and second on the leaderboard as the Tornado lead the tournament with a score of 283.
  • King places three in the top 10, finish third at MHU Invite
    September 17, 2019
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team placed three in the top 10 in the season-opening Mars Hill Invitational. The Tornado finished third with a score of 579 while Miles Ruff led the way, taking second.
  • Tornado in third; Ruff, Rigamonti tied for 2nd at MHU Invite
    September 16, 2019
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team opened the season with a round of 294 at the Mars Hill University Invitational, landing the Tornado in third place. Miles Ruff and Leo Rigamonti led the way, as they are tied for second.
  • King returning group to lead Tornado in 2019-20
    September 10, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King University men's golf team returns nearly 80 percent of their rounds played from a season ago, including five players that played in at least 10 rounds. That experience, the Tornado aim to improve their finish at the Conference Carolinas Championship in 2019-20.
  • Dalrymple, Wilkinson named GCAA All-America Scholars
    July 24, 2019
    NORMAN, Okla. – The King University had two individuals earn Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar honors. Robert Wilkinson and Matthew Dalrymple both garnered recognition, marking the first time since 2015 King has had two student-athletes honored by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).
  • Wilkinson selected Conference Carolinas Scholar Athlete of the Year
    May 20, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Robert Wilkinson had a great senior season that was capped on Monday when he was selected Conference Carolinas Men’s Golf Scholar Athlete of the Year.
  • Wilkinson selected second team All-Conference Carolinas
    April 19, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Robert Wilkinson of the King University men’s golf team turned in a great senior season and was recognized by Conference Carolinas on Friday when they announced their all-conference performers. Wilkinson was selected second team All-Conference Carolinas for the first time in his career.
  • King finishes sixth, Wilkinson places top 10
    April 16, 2019
    SNOW HILL, N.C. – The King University men's golf team slid three spots down on the final day of golf to take sixth out of nine teams in the Conference Carolinas Championship. Robert Wilkinson finished in the top ten for the Tornado shooting one above par in the tournament.
  • King in 3rd, Wilkinson fifth going into conference championship final round
    April 15, 2019
    SNOW HILL, N.C. – The King University men’s golf team held the lead after the first round of the Conference Carolinas Men’s Golf Championship, and the Tornado slid down the leaderboard in the second round. King shot 308 and the Tornado are in third place after two rounds. Robert Wilkinson is still in the top 10 for the Tornado.
  • King leads the conference championship, three in top 10 after first round
    April 14, 2019
    SNOW HILL, N.C. – The King University men’s golf team had a great opening round of the Conference Carolinas Men’s Golf Championship, shooting 287. The Tornado are in first place and have three players in the top 10 after the first of three rounds.
  • King has six named academic All-Conference Carolinas
    April 12, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Prior to the start of the Conference Carolinas Men’s Golf Championship, the league announced their academic all-conference honorees. The King University men’s golf team had six players recognized by the league.
  • King places two in top 5, finishes 5th at Tennessee River Rumble
    April 02, 2019
    LOUDON, Tenn. – Robert Wilkinson led the King University men’s golf team to a fifth place finish at the Tennessee River Rumble as he finished runner-up. Wilkinson finished five-under par, taking second by four strokes.
  • Wilkinson, Rigamonti in top 10 after first round of Tennessee River Rumble
    April 01, 2019
    LOUDON, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team turned in a solid first round at the Tennessee River Rumble on Monday. King is in fourth place on the leaderboard with a round of 298. Robert Wilkinson and Leo Rigamonti are both in the top 10 going into Tuesdays’ final round.
  • Couch leads King at Lander Bearcat Classic
    March 26, 2019
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team finished 21st at the Lander Bearcat Classic with a total of 912. Chad Couch led the way, finishing 44th.
  • King finishes 11th at Southern Tide Classic
    March 05, 2019
    GREENVILLE, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team finished 11th at the Southern Tide Classic with a tournament total of 889 following a final round of 303. Robert Wilkinson led the Tornado with a 15th place finish.
  • Wilkinson in top 10, King in 9th at Southern Tide Open
    March 04, 2019
    GREENVILLE, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team improved on an opening round of 299 at the Southern Tide Open with a round of 287 in the second round. Going into Tuesday’s final round, the Tornado are in ninth place with a score of 586. Robert Wilkinson is in seventh place to lead the Tornado.
  • King puts three in top 10, takes 3rd at Battle at Hilton Head
    February 26, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team finished third Battle at Hilton Head Island with a tournament score of 594. The Tornado were led by a trio of players that finished 10th.
  • Tornado in third, Rigamonti ninth at Battle at Hilton Head Island
    February 25, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team opened the Battle at Hilton Head Island on Monday with a round of 297. The Tornado are in third place, led by Leo Rigamonti who is ninth on the leaderboard going into Tuesday’s final round.
  • King finishes 18th at Newberry Invitational
    February 19, 2019
    KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team finished 18th with a score of 937 at the spring-opening Newberry College Invitational. The Tornado were led by Robert Wilkinson who finished 14th.
  • Tornado in 16th after first rounds of Newbery Invite
    February 18, 2019
    KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – The King University men’s golf team opened the spring season with a two-round score of 607 at the Newberry College Invitational. The Tornado are in 16th place and were led by Chad Couch who is in 12th place.
  • Wilkinson career low help's King earn 6th
    October 23, 2018
    CARROLLTON, GA – The King University men's golf team were in action at the UWG Matt Dyas Invitational on Monday and Tuesday. The Tornado finished with a tournament score of 868 to finish sixth out of 13.
  • Couch leads King at NCAA DII Preview
    October 02, 2018
    DANIELS, W.Va. – The King University men’s golf team improved in every round of the NCAA Division II Championships Preview on Monday and Tuesday. The Tornado finished with a tournament score of 878 to finish 11th.
  • Bradford, Rigamonti finish in top 10 at King Invite
    September 25, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team concluded play the King University Invitational with a pair of solid rounds from each team. The A team finished third with a total of 574 and the B team took sixth at 584. The Tornado had a pair of individuals finish in the top 10.
  • Bradford leads King Invite after 18 holes, King in 4th
    September 24, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s golf team opened the King University with a solid round of 288 and are only four strokes behind the leader. The Tornado are in fourth place and were led Alex Bradford who is tied for the lead after 18 holes.
  • King to rely on experience in 2018-19
    September 17, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King University men's golf team returns four players that played in at least 10 rounds a season ago, and three that played in 17 or more rounds. That experience, the Tornado aim to improve their finish at the Conference Carolinas Championship in 2018-19.
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