Final Poll of the Fall Has Florida Southern Men's Golf Team Ranked No. 3
November 18, 2016
NORMAN, Okla. – With the fall portion of the schedule now complete, the Florida Southern men’s golf will head into the spring semester ranked No. 3 in the country according to the Bushnell Division II Coaches Poll released on Friday, November 18. The Moccasins trail only West Florida and Lynn in the final fall rankings, which had five schools from the Sunshine State Conference among the top seven.
Coultas Concludes Play at College All-America Golf Classic
November 13, 2016
EL PASO, Texas – Florida Southern junior John Coultas concluded play in the 2016 College All-America Golf Classic Sunday afternoon by shooting a final-round 76 to finish the 3-round event with a total score of seven-over par 220.
Coultas Ends Day One of College All-America Golf Classic With 144
November 12, 2016
EL PASO, Texas – With five birdies in the second round Saturday, Florida Southern junior John Coultas finished the first day of the College All-American Golf Classic with a total score of two-over par 144, which was good for 16th place in the exclusive field of the nation’s top college golfers.
John Coultas Selected to Participate in Sun Bowl Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic
October 27, 2016
EL PASO, Texas – The field is finalized for the 2016 Sun Bowl Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic with the Sun Bowl Association and Western Refining announcing today that there are 21 of the nation’s top collegiate golfers making their way to the Sun City for the prestigious tournament, which is scheduled for Friday through Sunday, Nov. 11-13 at the El Paso Country Club.
Moccasin Men In Sixth Place After Two Rounds of GolfRank Invitational
October 24, 2016
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – With junior John VanDerLaan shooting a two-under par 70 in the second round after first-round scores of 73 from VanDerLaan and John Coultas, 2nd-ranked Florida Southern finished the first day of the weather-delayed GolfRank Invitational in sixth place with a team score of 589 (+13).
John Coultas Claims Second SSC Weekly Honor of the Fall
October 10, 2016
For the second time this year, Florida Southern junior John Coultas has been selected as the Sunshine State Conference Men’s Golfer-of-the-Week. It also marks the second straight SSC weekly award for Coultas and the third in three opportunities for the Moccasins as a team this fall.
Coultas Edges VanDerLaan in Playoff at Division II National Preview; Moccasins Finish Second as a Team
October 4, 2016
REUNION, Fla. – John Coultas made it two wins in a row Tuesday but had to defeat teammate John VanDerLaan in a playoff before he could lift the trophy; and though Florida Southern finished second to Lynn University in the team standings, the Moccasins are looking forward to a return trip to the Watson Course at Reunion in May. Finishing play at the NCAA Division II National Preview Tournament with a 15-under par 849, 2nd-ranked Florida Southern ended up four shots behind #4 Lynn, but got a 1-2 finish from its two returning All-Americans to finish six shots ahead of top-ranked West Florida.
Tight Race at the Top After Two Rounds of Division II National Preview; Lynn Leads FSC by One Shot
October 3, 2016
REUNION, Fla. – The appropriately named Division II National Preview began at Reunion’s Watson Course Monday morning and the Florida Southern Moccasins again looked right at home while playing with the best teams in the country. Finishing day one and round two of the tournament at 15-under par, the Moccasins trail only Lynn University by a single shot going into Tuesday’s final round as they seek back-to-back wins for the first time in 16 years.
John Coultas Gives Florida Southern Another SSC Player-of-the-Week Award in Men's Golf
September 26, 2016
For the second week in a row, a Florida Southern Moccasin has been selected as the Sunshine State Conference Player-of-the-Week in men’s golf. Junior John Coultas is this week’s award winner after leading 2nd-ranked Florida Southern to the team title at the Saint Leo Invitational and winning medalist honors for himself in a playoff.
13-Shot Win for Moccasins, Playoff Win for Coultas at Saint Leo Invitational
September 20, 2016
SAINT LEO – There was no drama for 2nd-ranked Florida Southern as a team on Tuesday at the Saint Leo Invitational where the Moccasins picked up their first win of the 2016-17 season by 13 shots over #8 South Carolina-Aiken. Junior John Coultas did add some excitement to the mix, however, by winning a playoff over Cabrick Waters of Limestone (SC) to claim tournament medalist honors and his fifth career individual win.
Twin 279's Have Moccasins Up by 17 Shots After Second Round of Saint Leo Invitational
September 19, 2016
SAINT LEO – After starting the season with a tournament at Duke University with some of the top Division I teams in the country, Florida Southern was a lot closer to home for its second tournament and the Moccasins immediately re-asserted themselves. Shooting a nine-under par 279 in the first round and adding another 279 in the second round, 2nd-ranked Florida Southern ended day one of the Saint Leo Invitational hosted by the top-ranked Lions with a 17-stroke lead over Limestone (SC).
John VanDerLaan Honored as SSC Player-of-the-Week in Men's Golf
September 12, 2016
Men’s golfer John VanDerLaan is Florida Southern’s first Sunshine State Conference Player-of-the-Week for the 2016-17 academic year following his season-opening performance at the Rod Myers Invitational last weekend. The junior from Southbury, Connecticut was the Moccasins’ top golfer in a field of 14 teams and 82 total participants in the annual tournament hosted by Duke University.
Florida Southern 13th After Day One at Duke; Play Suspended With One Group on #18
September 10, 2016
DURHAM, N.C. – Florida Southern began the 2016-17 season Saturday at the Rod Myers Invitational hosted by Duke University and was led by its two returning All-Americans, juniors John VanDerLaan and John Coultas. VanDerLaan turned in scores of 74 and 73, while Coultas has a 76 and 72 to wrap up day one of the tournament separated by one stroke in the individual standings.