Johnston looks to help UTC three-peat at SoCon Championships

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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 Web.com Intercollegiate

By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn., The Chattanooga Women’s golf team competed to a ninth place finish at the Web.com 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. […]

Women’s golfer Jordan Britt finds her game

By Miles McNulty, Chattanooga, Tenn. - Jordan Britt has had a successful season. She was recently named Southern Conference Golfer of the Week for the second time in two weeks. The current senior grew up in Signal Mountain, Tenn. “I grew up in a pretty big baseball family,” Britt said. “I didn’t start getting interested in […]

Men’s golf looking forward to Old Waverly Tournament

By Connor Stevens, Chattanooga, Tenn., - Men’s golf looks forward to Old Waverly Tournament to continue progress building to postseason. Old Waverly is a course in Madison, Miss. and head coach Mark Guhne said that it will be a challenging course. “Waverly is a larger and more difficult golf course,” Guhne said. “Our team usually does […]

Golfer Chris Robb comes off three top-10 finishes in final season

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Senior Chris Robb, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, looks to carry his momentum.

By John Mitchell, Chattanooga, Tenn. - Senior Chris Robb, from Aberdeenshire, Scotland, is coming off his first top-five performance of his final year at UTC, and with the Southern Conference and NCAA championships approaching, he starts to aim his sights a little further. “I think some teams may overlook us because we’re not such a big […]

Women’s golfer Agathe Sauzon believes consistency is key for her sport

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Connor Stevens, Chattanooga, Tenn. - At just the age of 8, junior Agathe Sauzon, Valence, France, started playing the game of golf. “You feel you’re really close,” Sauzon said. “You hear a good shot and you feel it, but you feel you can still improve more and more. Every day you can improve. That’s why I […]

Women’s tennis wins SoCon opener

By Hannah Orem, Chattanooga, Tenn. —— The women’s tennis team continued their winning streak with a win over Georgia Southern, 7-0, in their SoCon opener. It was their fifth win in a row. “We were excited to get two wins last week,” head coach Jeff Clark said. “I think that was good preparation for our […]

Golf teams prepare for upcoming tournaments in South Carolina, Mexico

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Senior Davis Bunn, Knoxville, is coming off of an 11th place finish at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate last week to prepare for the Querencia Cabo Collegiate in San Lucas, Mexico.

By Miles McNulty, Chattanooga, Tenn., Both the Chattanooga men and women’s golf teams have upcoming tournaments on the road. The women’s golf team heads to South Carolina for the Kiawah Island Classic March 2., and they began with their first round Sunday, and will end Tuesday. They are coming into the weekend with confidence after a […]