Coultas Falls in Quarterfinals of Western Amateur Championship
August 5, 2016
LAKE FOREST, IL - Moccasin rising junior Coultas advanced to the quarterfinals of the 113th Western Amateur Championship played this week here at Knollwood Club where he was defeated on the 18th hole by Davis Riley of the University of Alabama. Last year Coultas advanced to the Sweet 16 at the Western Amateur, one of amateur golf's most prestigious tournaments. Coultas tied for fourth in stroke play with a four-round total of 281.
Coultas One of 24 Golfers from All Divisions to be Named to All-Nicklaus Team
June 22, 2016
LAKELAND - Florida Southern men's golfer John Coultas continued to take home postseason accolades as he was named to the All-Nicklaus Team for the 2015-16 season by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA). This is the third time in the last four season a Moccasin has been so honored as Tim Crouch was selected in 2011-12 and 2012-13 after winning back-to-back national championships.
John VanDerLaan Named to PING All-America Second Team
June 20, 2016
FORMBY, ENGLAND - Sophomore John VanDerLaan has been named to the PING All-America Second Team as announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Teammate and fellow sophomore, John Coultas, was earlier named to the PING All-America First Team in an announcement at the NCAA Division II National Championship in mid-May.
SSC Selects John Coultas as the 2015-16 Male Athlete of the Year
June 13, 2016
MELBOURNE - Florida Southern golfer John Coultas has been named the 2015-16 Sunshine State Conference Male Athlete of the Year as voted upon by the athletic directors, senior woman administrators, faculty athletic representatives, and sports information directors, from each of the nine member schools in the SSC.
Coultas Earns 2016 Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award
June 5, 2016
DUBLIN, Ohio - Florida Southern sophomore John Coultas continues to rake in the postseason accolades as the Valrico, Fla., native has been named the 2016 Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award winner as the top men's golfer in Division II as announced Thursday by the Golf Coaches Association of America. The Jack Nicklaus Award presented by Barbasol recognizes the top player at the Division I, II, III, NAIA and NJCAA levels.
Coultas, Barowski Named 2015-16 Hal Smeltzly Award Winners
June 2, 2016
LAKELAND - Two-time men's golf All-American John Coultas and three-time IWLCA women's lacrosse All-America defender Gabby Barowski have been named the recipients of the Hal Smeltzly Award as Florida Southern's Outstanding Male and Female Student-Athletes for the 2015-16 school year.
Coultas and Jones Named Division II First-Team PING All-Americans
May 19, 2016
DENVER - Florida Southern had two of its golfers named to the 2016 Division II PING First-Team All-America Team that was announced by the GCAA (Golf Coaches Association of America) Thursday evening following the conclusion of the stroke play portion of the 2016 NCAA Division Ii National Championships held here at the Green Valley Ranch Golf Club.
Mocs Finish Third in Stroke Play, Advance to Match/Medal Play at NCAA National Championships
May 19, 2016
DENVER - Florida Southern knew going into Thursday's final round of stroke play at the 2016 NCAA Division II National Championships that is all they had to do was finish with a score of at least par to earn a spot in the match/medal play round that determines a team national champion as the fifth-ranked Moccasin did just that as they fired a five-under par 283 at the Green Valley Ranch Golf Club.
Mocs Sit Fourth After Two Rounds of Division II National Championships; Coultas Tied for Sixth Overall
May 18, 2016
DENVER - After 36 holes of golf, Florida Southern has put itself into prime position to earn on the eight spots in match play beginning on Friday after shooting a 2-under 286 here in Wednesday's second round of the NCAA Division II National Championships held at the Green Valley Ranch Golf Club to fall two spots to fourth in the team standings with one more round of stroke play competition remaining.
Coultas Named CoSIDA Academic All-District 5 Men's At Large Selection
May 12, 2016
LAKELAND - Florida Southern All-American golfer John Coultas added an academic honor to his growing list of athletic awards on Thursday afternoon as the sophomore was named a 2015-16 CoSIDA NCAA Division II Men's Academic All-District At Large Team selection for District 5.