Tornado set to tee off on the 2016-17 campaign

Tornado set to tee off on the 2016-17 campaign


Name – King University
City/Zip – Bristol, TN 37620
Enrollment – Approximately 2,900
Nickname – Tornado
Athletic Colors – Navy & Scarlet
School Colors – Blue & Gold
Home Field – Parks Field
Affiliation – NCAA Division II
Conference – Conference Carolinas
President – Mr. Alexander Whitaker
Athletic Director – David Hicks
Athletic Department Phone – (423) 652-4849
Athletic Department Fax – (423) 652-6041
Head Athletic Trainer – Shelia Crockett
Website –

Men's Golf

First Year of NCAA Membership – 2011
Highest Conference Carolinas Finish (last) – 2nd (2015)


Head Coach, seasonBrian Kamm, 7th season
Golf Office Phone – (423) 652-4713
Assistant CoachesCaitlin Starrs, Jake Stone


Conference Carolinas Finish Last Year – 5th
Starters Returning / Lost – 4 / 1
Letterwinners Returning / Lost
– 4 / 3


Robert Wilkinson (Third team All-Conference Carolinas, Finished 19th at the Conference Carolinas Championship with a total of 227 (80-69-78), posted a stoke average of 75.24)
Arthitayapong Sripatrprasite (Conference Carolinas Men's Golfer of the Month on March 14, carded a 225 at the Conference Carolinas Championship, shooting 76-76-73 to finish 14th, ended the season with a stroke average of 75.59)
Mathias Bunaes (Finished 11th at the Conference Carolinas Championship, shooting 73-74-77 for a total of 224, posted a stroke average of 76.07)
Kesley March (Posted low round of three-under 69 in the second round of the State Farm Intercollegiate, registered a stroke average of 77.37)


Matthew Dalrymple, Lochwinnoch, U.K. (Glascow HS)
Noah Harkness, Toronto, Ontario (Crescent HS)
Miles Ruff, Canton, Ga. (Cherokee HS)
Alex Summers, Kenilworth, U.K. (Kenilworth HS)                                             


- Tornado open the season on September 12-13 at the Kiawah Island Invite hosted by the Osprey Point Golf Club in Kiawah Island, S.C.
- The Conference Carolinas Championship is scheduled for April 23-25 at the Cutter Creek Golf Club in Snow Hill, N.C.
- The NCAA Southeast Regional Championship is slated for May 8-10 at the the Shoals-Fighting Joe in Muscle Shoals, Ala.


Director of Athletic Communications – Travis Chell,
Athletic Communications Office Phone – (423) 652-6368
Chell Cell Phone – (715) 431-0253
Athletic Communications Fax – (423) 652-6041
Athletic Communications Graduate Assistant – Ryan Whitt,
Athletic Communications Mailing Address – 1350 King College Rd., Bristol, TN 37620