Taylor Coalson Finishes Eighth At AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic
ATLANTA, Ga. – UNCG freshman golfer Taylor Coalson (Dobson, N.C./North Surry) posted the Spartans' first top 10 finish of the year, placing eighth overall Tuesday at the AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic hosted by Georgia State at the Berkeley Hill Country Club. The Spartans finished ninth in the 16-team field overall with an 897 score (295-297-305), their lowest team score of the year.
Sophomore Alex Ehlert (Raleigh, N.C./Athens Drive) was the Spartans' second finisher, placing in a tie for 35th place with a 226 (76-74-76). Freshman Luke Haithcock (Burlington, N.C./Williams) posted a 40th place finish with a 227 (72-76-79), while senior Robert Hoadley (Southern Pines, N.C./Union Pines) tallied a 228 (75-73-80) to finish in 47th.
Tournament host Georgia Southern won the event with a score of 859 (283-286-290) while Georgia State was second with an 866 (282-299-285).
The Spartans return to action Oct. 19-20 as they travel to the Wolfpack Intercollegiate at the Lonnie Poole Country Club.
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