Women's Golf News Archives

  • Five Tornado named WGCA All-American Scholars
    July 05, 2017
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s golf team had a record five student-athletes earn Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholar honors. Of the 952 student-athletes, a school record five Tornado, Fiona Hebbel, Daphne Chang, Emilie Olstad, Nicola Robertson and Samantha Taylor all earned honors.
  • Robertson, King take Conference Carolinas titles
    April 25, 2017
    SNOW HILL, N.C. – Rain didn't stop the King University women's golf team from winning their first Conference Carolinas championship, shooting 302 in the second round to finish with stroke total of 606. Along with the team title, Nicola Robertson earned co-individual medalist honors.
  • Hebbel leads three Tornado selected All-Conference Carolinas
    April 24, 2017
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Prior to the start of the Conference Carolinas Championship, the league announced their All-Conference Carolinas performers and three Tornado were selected. Fiona Hebbel garnered first team accolades while Daphne Chang was named second team and Nicola Robertson earned third team recognition.
  • King leads, Robertson in 2nd after conference championship 1st round
    April 23, 2017
    SNOW HILL, N.C. – Following the first round of the Conference Carolinas Championship, the King University women’s golf team leads with a score of 304. Nicola Robertson leads the Tornado as she is in second place with two rounds remaining.
  • Golf trio garners academic All-Conference Carolinas accolades
    April 19, 2017
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Prior to the start of the Conference Carolinas Men’s and Women’s Golf Championship, the league announced their academic all-conference performers. The King University men’s golf team had one player recognized while the women’s team had two players earn the distinction.
  • Hebbel selected Conference Carolinas Player of the Month
    April 17, 2017
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Fiona Hebbel helped the King University women’s golf team win their first tournament of the season, earning individual medalist honors at the Agnes McAmis Classic. Her performance then earned her Conference Carolinas Player of the Month honors on Monday.
  • King, Hebbel win the Agnes McAmis Memorial
    April 04, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – In their final tune-up before the Conference Carolinas Championship, the King University women’s golf team won their first tournament of the season, finishing the two-round Agnes McAmis Classic with a stroke total of 610 to win by 10 strokes. Fiona Hebbel earned individual medalist honors, carding a one-under 143 in the tournament, her first career win.
  • Hebbel leads King at Wingate Intercollegiate Challenge
    March 21, 2017
    MONROE, N.C. – The King University women’s golf team closed the Wingate Intercollegiate Challenge with a round out 331, finishing sixth with a tournament score of 655. Fiona Hebbel led the way for the Tornado, finishing 12th.
  • Tornado in 4th after Wingate Intercollegiate first round
    March 20, 2017
    MONROE, N.C. – The King University women's golf team played round one at the Wingate Intercollegiate on Monday, shooting a 324. The Tornado are in a three way tie for fourth place and were led by Daphne Chang who is tied for fifth individually.
  • King finishes 3rd at Hilton Head Lakes Invitational
    March 07, 2017
    HARDEESVILLE, S.C. – The King University women's golf team followed their lowest round in program history with a round of 303 in the final round of the Hilton Head Lakes Invitational. The Tornado finished third with a tournament score of 600 and were led by Nicola Robertson and Samantha Taylor.
  • Tornado card program low 297 in Hilton Head Lakes opening round
    March 06, 2017
    HARDEESVILLE, S.C. – The King University women’s golf team posted their best round in program history to open the Hilton Head Lakes Invitational on Monday. The Tornado shot 297, their first round under 300 in program history and are in third place going into the second round.
  • King opens spring with runner-up finish at Converse Invite
    February 21, 2017
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The King University women’s golf team put together a pair of solid rounds to start the spring season, taking a runner-up finish at the Converse Spring Invitational by Founders FCU. King shot 316 in the second round to finish with a total of 631 and were led by a third place from Daphne Chang.
  • King leads Converse Invite after opening round
    February 20, 2017
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The King University women’s golf team opened the spring season with a solid round at the Converse Spring Invitational by Founders FCU. The Tornado shot 315 and are in first place of 19 teams after being led by Daphne Chang.
  • King closes fall season with 10th at Flagler Fall Slam
    October 25, 2016
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The King University women’s golf team moved up the leaderboard on Tuesday, finishing 10th in the final tournament of the fall, the Flagler College Fall Slam. The Tornado shot 317 in the final round for a total of 641 and were led by Daphne Chang.
  • Chang leads Tornado in opening round of Flagler Fall Slam
    October 24, 2016
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The King University women’s golf team started their final tournament of the fall, the Flagler Fall Slam with a score of 324. King sits in 12th place and were led by Daphne Chang who is in 26th with one round remaining.
  • Robertson finishes 6th, King 8th at the Patsy Rendleman Invite
    October 11, 2016
    SALISBURY, N.C. – The King University women's golf team shot 309 in the second round of the Patsy Rendleman Invitational, finishing with a total of 634, and placing eighth. Nicola Robertson had the round of the day for the Tornado shooting a one-under to place sixth.
  • Tornado in 9th after Patsy Rendleman Invite first round
    October 10, 2016
    SALISBURY, N.C. – The King University women’s golf team returned to action on Monday at the Patsy Rendleman Invitational where they posted a score of 325 and are in ninth place after the first round. Samantha Taylor led the way for the Tornado as she is in 14th place with one round remaining.
  • King puts three in top 10, finishes second at King Invite
    September 27, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s golf team entered the final round of the King University Invitational with the lead, but Carson-Newman University overtook the Tornado in the final round. King finished second with a tournament total of 611 after shooting 306 in the second round and were led by Fiona Hebbel who finished third.
  • Hebbel, King lead after first round of King Invite
    September 26, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s golf team opened their home tournament with a solid round of 305 to lead the King University Invitational. Fiona Hebbel is also atop the leaderboard after shooting even par 71 in the opening round.
  • King places four in top 10, finishes 2nd at Etowah Intercollegiate
    September 20, 2016
    HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. – In their opening tournament of the season, the King University women’s golf team placed four players in the top 10, resulting in a second place finish at the Etowah Intercollegiate. The Tornado shot 634, including a second round of 312 to take second, and were led by Fiona Hebbel who took second.
  • King in second after first round of Etowah Intercollegiate
    September 19, 2016
    HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. – The King University women’s golf team opened the season with a round of 322 at the Etowah Intercollegiate on Monday. The Tornado are in second place and were led by Fiona Hebbel and Daphne Chang who are both in the top 10 with one round remaining.
  • Swallow one of two ConfCarolinas nominees for NCAA Woman of the Year
    July 27, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Elizabeth Swallow has concluded her women's golf career at King University, but she is still collected awards. The NCAA announced their conference nominees for Woman of the Year, and Swallow is one of 142 female student-athletes that was nominated.
  • Tornado have four recognized as WGCA All-American Scholars
    July 06, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Earlier this week the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) announced their All-American Scholars and four King University women’s golfers were honors. In all, 828 women’s golfers were recognized with Autumn Bergendahl, Daphne Chang, Elizabeth Swallow and Nicola Robertson earning the distinction for King.
  • Swallow nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year
    June 21, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Elizabeth Swallow has concluded her women’s golf career at King University, but she is still collected awards. The NCAA announced their nominees for Woman of the Year, and Swallow is one of a record 517 submissions for this year’s award.
  • Poswiat, Swallow selected Conference Carolinas Scholar Athletes
    May 25, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Conference Carolinas announced their spring Scholar Athletes of the year for the spring sports on Wednesday and two Tornado were selected. Moritz Poswiat was the league’s selection for men’s tennis and Elizabeth Swallow earns her second straight Conference Carolinas Scholar Athlete of the Year honors in women’s golf.
  • Taylor, Swallow lead King at Conference Carolinas Championship
    April 19, 2016
    BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – In the final round of the Conference Carolinas Championship, the King University women’s golf put together their best round of the season, shooting 300. The Tornado moved up the leaderboard, finishing forth with a tournament score of 948. King was led by top 10 performances from Samantha Taylor and Elizabeth Swallow.
  • King in fifth going into final round at conference championship
    April 18, 2016
    BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The King University women’s golf team started play at the Conference Carolinas Championship on Sunday, and the Tornado are in fifth place following Monday’s second round with one round remaining. King shot 320 on day one and 328 on day for a tournament total of 648. Samantha Taylor leads the Tornado and is in seventh place with one round remaining.
  • Robertson headlines Tornado trio selected all-conference
    April 17, 2016
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Conference Carolinas Women’s Golf Championship started on Sunday, and Sunday night the league announced their All-Conference Carolinas performers. The Tornado placed an individual on each the first, second and third team, highlighted by first team performer Nicola Robertson.
  • 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.
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