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Matt NeSmith Advances to Match Play at US Amateur Championship

JOHNS CREEK, GA August 12, 2014 — South Carolina junior Matt NeSmith clinched a spot in match play at the 114th U.S. Amateur Championship on Tuesday after firing a 2-under 69 at the Atlanta Athletic Club’s Highlands Course in the final round of stroke play. NeSmith wrapped up stroke play […]


Three Gamecocks Set to Begin Play at US Amateur Championship

COLUMBIA, SC August 10, 2014 — South Carolina seniors Will Murphy and Caleb Sturgeon and junior Matt NeSmith will open play at the 114th U.S. Amateur Championship on Monday in Johns Creek, Ga. The Gamecock trio will tee it up at the Atlanta Athletic Club’s Highlands Course and Riverside Course. […]


Charleston: Top 10 Most Scenic Golf Holes

Eye Candy: Top 10 Most Scenic Golf Holes in the Charleston Area CHARLESTON, SC August 5, 2014 – Situated on 60 miles of scenic coastline, the Charleston Area is home to 19 golf courses boasting some of the most breathtaking terrain in the country. Lush space marshland, picturesque fairways, and […]


South Carolina Women’s Golf Releases Schedule for 2014-15

Gamecocks set for four fall tournaments, four spring tournaments before the postseason 2014-15 Printable Schedule COLUMBIA, SC August 4, 2014 – South Carolina head women’s golf coach Kalen Harris released the Gamecocks’ schedule for the 2014-15 season on Monday. As they have in each of Harris’ seven seasons at the […]


Caleb Sturgeon Finishes Tied for Third at SCGA Amateur Championship

Gamecock senior turned in 54-hole total of 210 (-5) PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC August 3, 2014 — South Carolina senior Caleb Sturgeon finished tied for third at the 83rd South Carolina Golf Association Amateur Championship on Sunday at The Reserve Golf Club. The final round of the championship was canceled due […]


Keenan Huskey Advances to Match Play at US Junior Am

THE WOODLANDS, TX July 22, 2014 — South Carolina incoming freshman Keenan Huskey carded a second-round 72 (E) on Tuesday at The Club at Carlton Woods to conclude stroke play at the 67th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, securing a spot in the round of 64 for match play. Huskey, who […]


Caleb Sturgeon Earns Trip to U.S. Amateur with Sectional Qualifier Win

ROCKY MOUNT, NC July 22, 2014 — South Carolina senior Caleb Sturgeon qualified for the 114th U.S. Amateur Championship on Monday by winning a sectional qualifier at Benvenue Country Club. Sturgeon won the qualifier with a 36-hole total of 131 (-13), firing rounds of 65 (-7) and 66 (-6). Patrick […]


South Carolina Gamecock Men’s Golf Releases 2014-15 Schedule

2014-15 Schedule COLUMBIA, SC July 18, 2014 — The South Carolina men’s golf program released its schedule for the 2014-15 season on Friday. The Gamecocks are slated to compete in four tournaments in the fall and five in the spring heading into postseason play. South Carolina will look to keep […]


Golf Week Magazine Features Carolina Women’s Golf

Columbia, SC Feb. 20, 2013 – A recent Golf Week article took a look at the Gamecocks’ “odd couple” in Director of Golf Puggy Blackmon and Head Women’s Golf Coach Kalen Harris and sung the praises of the program. Check out an excerpt below and read the full article here. […]


Swanson, Swinehart Finish Second at Collegiate Team Championship

The South Carolina team of senior Meredith Swanson and junior Samantha Swinehart posted a combined score of 149 (+5) to claim second place at the Women’s Collegiate Team Championship on Thursday at Wedgewood Golf and Country Club in Powell, Ohio.