Get to know your Mocs: Andrew Weathers

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Redshirt freshman Andrew Weathers, Chattanooga, hopes to have a solid year.

By Hannah Orem, Chattanooga, Tenn., -Chattanooga native Andrew Weathers is excelling in his first year playing on the men’s golf team after making the decision to redshirt his freshman year. “It was mine and Coach Guhne’s decision,” Weathers said. “I wasn’t playing well last fall, so we decided to redshirt the second half of the […]

Q&A: Coach Murray aims for sixth straight SoCon golf title

Kaylene Chadwell, Chattanooga, Tenn. — Women’s head golf coach Colette Murray has Southern Conference Championship titles from the last five consecutive seasons. Additionally, she was named SoCon Coach of the Year in 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014. The women’s golf team finished in sixth place at the Mason Rudolph Championship, and the team will travel to […]

Men’s golf finishes 10th at Tar Heel Intercollegiate

By Kaylene Chadwell, Chattanooga, Tenn. -The men’s golf team finished in 10th place at the Tar Heel Intercollegiate in Chapel Hill, N.C., with a final score of 871. “Everybody played okay, but we just didn’t get that really good score a couple of the days,” head coach Mark Guhne said. “And so we ended up […]

Men’s golf finishes 10th at the Carpet Capital Collegiate

Hannah Orem, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The men’s golf team finished with a disappointing 10th overall this weekend after a promising start at the Carpet Capital Collegiate tournament in Dalton, Tenn. “For the last two weeks, we’ve been qualifying to determine the starting line up,” head Coach Mark Guhne said. “We finished this past week so […]

Q & A: Coach Guhne speaks on his young team and upcoming season

By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn. — In preparation for his team’s upcoming tournament, head coach Mark Guhne hopes his young group will be ready when the Mocs compete in the Carpet Capital Collegiate on Sept. 5. In his 10th year coaching at his alma mater, Guhne discussed the upcoming tournament, along with the schedule that lies […]

Women’s golf wins fifth straight SoCon Title


By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn.,— The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s golf team captured their fifth straight Southern Conference Championship last Sunday, April 13, behind sophomore Emily McLennan’s, Queensland, Australia, score of 222 through 54 holes to win medalist honors. “It wasn’t a long time coming, but since she got here, I’ve known that Emily […]

Johnston looks to help UTC three-peat at SoCon Championships


By John Mitchell, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Hailing from Dumfries, Scotland, junior Liam Johnston has found himself to a key player to the UTC golf program. As a junior, Johnston made a big name for himself finishing runner-up two consecutive years at the Scottish Boys Order of Merit and earned a runner-up finish at the Scottish […]

Men’s golf completes Old Waverly Collegiate, focuses on SoCon Title

By Taylor Branch, Chattanooga, Tenn., The Mocs finished strong at the Old Waverly Collegiate jumping from ninth to a fifth place finish. Senior Chris Robb, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, delivered a near perfect final round giving the Mocs a boost on the final round of the tournament. Robb completed his suspended round on Tuesday, a one-under 71, and then fired […]

Chattanooga women’s golf finishes ninth at Intercollegiate

By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn., The Chattanooga Women’s golf team competed to a ninth place finish at the Intercollegiate from April 7-8. “Today wasn’t a bad day generally but we just had four bad holes,” head coach Colette Murray said. “Take those bad holes away and we finish second. I didn’t think we played that […]

Men, women’s golf earn top-10 places in recent tournaments

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Junior Liam Johnston, Dumfries, Scotland, earned his first career SoCon Player of the Week honors.

By Miles McNulty, Chattanooga, Tenn., The UTC women’s golf team placed sixth  at the Briar’s Creek Invitational in Charleston, S.C. The invitational included 14 teams ranked in the top 100 in the country. The women defeated four top 50 teams including Kansas, Wisconsin, East Tennessee State and Illinois. Chattanooga finished the invitational only two behind No. […]