2019-20 Men's Golf News

  • No. 2 Huntingdon closes fall season in O’Briant-Jensen Memorial
    October 29, 2019
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Huntingdon men’s golf team shot 2-over-par 286 in the final round of the O’Briant-Jensen Memorial on Tuesday. The second-ranked Hawks tied for seventh with a two-round 587.
  • Second-ranked Hawks open play in O’Briant-Jensen Memorial
    October 28, 2019
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – The second-ranked Huntingdon men’s golf team shot 301 in the first round of the O’Briant-Jensen Memorial on Monday. Entering Tuesday’s final round, the Hawks are 11 strokes out of first and in 12th. Sixth-ranked Hampden-Sydney, 16th-ranked Guilford College and 23rd-ranked Rensselaer Polytechnic are tied for first at 6-over-par 290.
  • Huntingdon B-Team places 2nd in Chick-fil-A Invitational
    October 22, 2019
    ROME, Ga. – The Huntingdon B-Team earned a second-place finish in the Chick-fil-A Invitational at Stonebridge Golf Club on Tuesday. After shooting an even-par 288 in Round 1, the Hawks shot 306 in the final round to finish five strokes out of first with an 18-over-par 594. The LaGrange College varsity won the 19-team tournament with a 13-over 589 and the 23rd-ranked Berry College varsity was third with a 21-over 597.
  • B-Team Hawks in 2nd entering final round of Chick-fil-A Invitational
    October 21, 2019
    ROME, Ga. – The Huntingdon B-Team shot an even-par 288 in the first round of the Chick-fil-A Invitational at Stonebridge Golf Club on Monday. The B-Team Hawks are three strokes out of first and in second entering Tuesday’s final round. The LaGrange College varsity leads the 19-team tournament with a 3-under-par 285.
  • Mathers and Cox recognized with weekly USA South awards
    October 16, 2019
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Two Huntingdon golfers were among those recognized with the release of the USA South Athletic Conference Golfer of the Week awards on Wednesday. Senior Drew Mathers was named Golfer of the Week for men’s golf and freshman Emma Cox was named Rookie of the Week for women’s golf.
  • Mathers fires second 64 of the fall as Hawks place 2nd in Golfweek DIII Fall Invitational
    October 15, 2019
    SANDESTIN, Fla. – Senior Drew Mathers and the Huntingdon men’s golf team finished strong in the Golfweek DIII Fall Invitational on Tuesday at the Raven Golf Course. Mathers closed the tournament with a 7-under-par 64 in the final round and placed second with a 9-under 204. Illinois Wesleyan’s Rob Wuethrich edged Mathers by three strokes to earn medalist honors with a 12-under 201. As a team, the third-ranked Hawks shot 1-under 283 in the final round and placed second with a 6-under 846. Second-ranked and defending national champion Illinois Wesleyan won the three-round tournament with a 15-under 837. The 18-team tournament included 15 nationally ranked teams.
  • Hawks tied for 2nd entering final round of Golfweek DIII Fall Invitational
    October 14, 2019
    SANDESTIN, Fla. – The Huntingdon men’s golf team shot 4-under-par 280 in the second round of the Golfweek DIII Fall Invitational on Monday and is tied for second entering Tuesday’s final round at the Raven Golf Course.
  • Huntingdon in 3rd, Bruce tied for 4th in Golfweek DIII Fall Invitational
    October 13, 2019
    SANDESTIN, Fla. – Junior Connor Bruce fired his best round as a Hawk and the Huntingdon men’s golf team opened the Golfweek DIII Fall Invitational with a 1-under-par 283 on Sunday. The third-ranked Hawks are in third place and three strokes out of first entering Monday’s second round at the Raven Golf Course.
  • Mathers and Cox earn USA South recognition
    October 02, 2019
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Two Huntingdon golfers were recognized with the release of the USA South Athletic Conference Golfer of the Week awards on Wednesday. Senior Drew Mathers was named Golfer of the Week for men’s golf and freshman Emma Cox was named Rookie of the Week for Women’s Golf.
  • Hawks place second in Gordin Classic
    October 01, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Two Huntingdon golfers finished in the top-10 to lead the men’s golf team to a second-place finish in the Gordin Classic on Tuesday.
  • Mathers’ 8-under 64 sets pace on Day 1 of Gordin Classic
    September 30, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Huntingdon senior Drew Mathers continued his record-setting start to the fall in the first two rounds of the Gordin Classic on Monday.
  • Mathers earns second USA South Golfer of the Week recognition of the fall
    September 25, 2019
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Huntingdon senior Drew Mathers was recognized as the USA South Athletic Conference Golfer of the Week on Wednesday. Mathers has been the conference Golfer of the Week for the first two awards of the fall season.
  • Mathers earns sixth career win as Huntingdon wins Rhodes Classic
    September 23, 2019
    TUNICA, Miss. – Huntingdon senior Drew Mathers broke Huntingdon’s NCAA-era record for career wins and the third-ranked men’s golf team won its first tournament of the fall season on Monday in the Rhodes College Fall Classic.
  • Mathers’ 7-under 65 leads first-place Hawks on Day 1 of Rhodes Classic
    September 22, 2019
    TUNICA, Miss. – Three Hawks turned in career-best rounds and the third-ranked Huntingdon men’s golf team took a nine-stroke lead on the opening day of the Rhodes College Fall Classic.
  • Mathers named USA South Golfer of the Week
    September 18, 2019
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Huntingdon senior Drew Mathers was named the USA South Athletic Conference Golfer of the Week on Wednesday. This is the first Golfer of the Week release of the fall season.
  • Mathers ties Huntingdon record with win in NCAA Fall Preview
    September 15, 2019
    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Huntingdon senior Drew Mathers fired a career-best round on Sunday to close out the NCAA DIII Fall Preview and win the tournament by four strokes. Mathers shot a 6-under-par 66 in the final round and finished the three-round tournament with a 6-under 210 to win his fifth career tournament as a Hawk. The five career wins ties Huntingdon’s NCAA-era record for wins set by former All-American Chase Blaich.
  • Mathers tied for 2nd, No. 3 Hawks in 3rd after Day 1 of NCAA Fall Preview
    September 14, 2019
    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The third-ranked Huntingdon men’s golf team shot 602 in the first two rounds of the NCAA DIII Fall Preview on Saturday. Entering Sunday’s final round, the Hawks are third in an 18-team field that features 15 nationally ranked teams and 11 of the top 12 teams in Division III.
  • Shephard wins Taco Bell Natchez Classic
    August 10, 2019
    NATCHEZ, Miss. – Former Huntingdon golfer and three-time All-American Stephen Shephard won his first professional event on Saturday. In his debut on the All Pro Tour, Shephard shot a 15-under-par 273 in four rounds and won the Taco Bell Natchez Classic in a playoff at Beau Pre Country Club.