Gouge Named Conference Carolinas Male Golfer of the Week

Elizabethon, Tenn. native Taylor Gouge has been named the Male Golfer of the Week by the conference office, Wednesday afternoon.

HIGH POINT, N.C. – King College's Taylor Gouge has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas Men's Golfer of the Week during week eight of the 2012 season. This is the sophomore's first such accolade stemming from a successful October that included an individual and team victory.

In the first collegiate win of his career, Taylor Gouge (Elizabethton, Tenn.) put together a pair of sub-70 rounds at his home invitational en route to victory. The sophomore birdied the final two holes of the King College Invitational to seal the victory and put his team in a tie for second place overall. At the LMU State Farm Classic, Gouge turned in a second top-10 finish out of 83 individuals participating and the third under-par round of the month to help the Tornado to their first team victory of the season.