May 29, 2012
Carson-Newman's Manis earns 2012 Capital One Academic All-District III honors
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Carson-Newman’s Melanie Manis (Louisville, Tenn.) has been named to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-District III Women's At-Large Team for NCAA Division II, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced earlier this month. Manis had a 3.78 grade point average at Carson-Newman as a Biology major. She will begin pharmacy school at the University of Tennessee this fall.
May 8, 2012
Ray finishes 38th at NCAA Super Regional
PACE, Fla. – Carson-Newman senior Erica Ray (Maryville, Tenn.) shot an 83 (+11) in Tuesday’s final round of the NCAA D-II Super Regional Two to finish 38th with a 54-hole total of 241 in her final collegiate event. The senior, palying as an individual, was 2-over par on the back nine with eight pars to close strong, but stumbled out of the gate with a 45 (+9) on the front side at Stonebrook Golf Club.
May 7, 2012
C-N’s Ray fires a 74 in second round to climb to 30th at NCAA Super Regional
PENSACOLA, Fla. – Carson-Newman senior Erica Ray (Maryville, Tenn.) made five birdies en route to shooting a 2-over 74 during Tuesday’s second round at the 2012 NCAA D-II Women’s Golf Super Regional Two. Ray is 30th after two rounds in the 54-hole event, which is being held at Stonebrook Golf Club just outside of the Pensacola area.
May 1, 2012
Carson-Newman women’s golf signs Amber Hardy for 2012-2013 season
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman Head Women’s Golf Coach Mandy Moore announced Tuesday that Amber Hardy (Franklin, Tenn.) has signed to play for the Lady Eagles beginning in the fall of 2012. Hardy, a standout at Independence High School in the Nashville area, comes to C-N after spending her high school career as a two-sport standout at Independence.
April 30, 2012
Lady Eagles’ Ray earns spot in NCAA Super Regional
INDIANAPOLIS – Carson-Newman senior Erica Ray (Maryville, Tenn.) has earned a spot as an individual qualifier to play in the 2012 NCAA Division Women’s Golf Super Regional, held May 6-8 in Pace, Fla. at Stonebrook Golf Club. Ray qualified as one of the region’s top four individuals not on one the tournament’s nine qualifying teams.
April 16, 2012
Oliver fifth; Lady Eagles in fourth after 36 holes at SAC Championships
CONOVER, N.C. – Carson-Newman senior Jennifer Oliver is tied for fifth after a 156 (+12) and Lady Eagles are in fourth place as a team, following the first two rounds of 2012 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championships, played Monday at the Rock Barn Golf Club. The Lady Eagles shot a team 640 on the day. They are a stroke behind rival Tusculum (639) and eight strokes behind Lincoln Memorial, who is in second place after a 632 on Monday. C-N rallied from a 325 to open the day to shoot 315 on the afternoon.
April 13, 2012
Oliver, Ray Earn All-SAC Honors; Manis Named SAC Golf Scholar-Athlete
ROCK HILL, S.C. – Carson-Newman seniors Jennifer Oliver (Knoxville, Tenn./Central HS) and Erica Ray (Maryville, Tenn./Maryville HS) have been named to the 2012 Women’s Golf All-South Atlantic Conference teams and junior Melanie Manis (Louisville, Tenn./William Blount HS) has been named the the 2012 SAC Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the conference announced on Friday. Oliver and Ray have been major factors in the Lady Eagles spending much of the 2012 season ranked in the Top 20 nationally.
April 2, 2012
Lady Eagles fifth after opening round at McAmis Memorial
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – Carson-Newman senior Jennifer Oliver is tied for ninth after a 2-over par 74 and the Lady Eagles are tied for fifth as a team through the opening round of the 36-hole 2012 Agnes McAmis Memorial Classic, played Monday at the 5,805-yard Link Hills Country Club. The Lady Eagles shot a team 315 (+27) and are 11 strokes back of Columbus State (Ga.) for fourth. Tournament-host Tusculum College is in first with a 3-over 291 in the first round.
March 27, 2012
Lady Eagles take fifth at Wingate’s Hargett Invitational
CHARLOTTE – The Carson-Newman Lady Eagles closed with a final round 329 to finish in fifth place at Wingate University’s Ralph Hargett Memorial Invitational, which wrapped up Tuesday afternoon at the 5,800-yard Olde Sycamore Country Club. C-N finished fourth, two strokes back of Tusculum College, after dropping 10 shots from its opening round pace of 319. C-N finished 23 strokes back of champion Barry University and nine strokes behind second place Columbus State (Ga.).
March 26, 2012
Manis, Lady Eagles tied for third after opening round at Wingate’s Hargette Invitational
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Carson-Newman Lady Eagles combined for an opening round 319 (+31) and are tied for third at the 2012 Ralph Hargette Memorial Invitational hosted by Wingate University. C-N is 12 strokes off the lead behind Barry University after 18 holes at the Olde Sycamore Country Club in the Charlotte area.
March 6, 2012
Lady Eagles finish ninth in Orlando
Winter Spring, Fla. – The Carson-Newman Lady Eagles struggled during a windy final round, shooting 331 (+43) to finish ninth at the 37th Peggy Kirk Bell Invitational, which wrapped up Tuesday at Tuscawilla Country Club in the Orlando area. C-N slipped to ninth in the 12-team field which featured eight of the nation’s top 12 teams. Its three-day total was 961.
March 5, 2012
Lady Eagles tied for sixth through 36 holes against elite field at Bell Invitational
WINTER SPRINGS, Fla. – Against a field which features eight of the nation’s top 12 teams, the No. 12 Carson-Newman Lady Eagles are tied for sixth through 36 holes at the Peggy Kirk Bell Invitational. The first two rounds were held Monday at Tuscawilla Country Club in the Orlando area.
February 20, 2012
Lady Eagles finish sixth at 2012 Newberry Invitational
HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The No. 13 Carson-Newman Lady Eagles fell to a sixth place finish at the Newberry College Invitational, completed Monday at the at the played at par-74 Moss Creek Golf Club. C-N carded a 347 in the final round to finish the tournament sixth in the 10-team field. The Lady Eagles finished at 687 (+95) in the wet, windy, and cold event.
February 19, 2012
Lady Eagles in fourth after opening round at rain-soaked Newberry Invitiational
HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The No. 13 Carson-Newman Lady Eagles are in fourth place after an opening round 339 on Sunday at the 2012 Newberry College Invitational played at Moss Creek Golf Club. Sunday’s round was pushed back to the afternoon due to heavy rains. The course and conditions dominated the tournament’s opening round as no golfer finished at or below par. AASU’s Jenna Birch leads after a 75 (+3) in the opening round.
December 2, 2011
Lady Eagle Golf signs two for 2012-2013 season
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Two east Tennessee products have signed to play women’s golf at Carson-Newman College beginning in 2012-2013, C-N head coach Mandy Moore announced Tuesday. Bearden High School’s Kelli Pemberton and Powell High School’s Meridith Hawkins have signed with the Lady Eagles during the early signing period.
October 25, 2011
Lady Eagles finish second at Flagler Fall Slam; Ray, McGillivray share third
SAINT AUGUSTINE'S, Fla. – The Carson-Newman Lady Eagles shot a tournament-low 300 (+12) in the final round to finish second, two stokres back, at the Flagler Fall Slam, which wrapped up Tuesday afternoon at the Marsh Creek Country Club.
October 24, 2011
Ray second, Lady Eagles tied for fourth after first round at Flagler Fall Slam
SAINT AUGUSTINE’S, Fla. – The Carson-Newman Lady Eagles shot a team 319 and are tied for fourth after a gusty and wind-blown opening round at the Flagler Fall Slam, played Monday at the Marsh Creek Country Club. Senior Erica Ray (Maryville, Tenn.) fired a 2-over 74 and is tied for second, one stroke back of leader Samantha Smolen of Lynn University after the first round.
October 18, 2011
Lady Eagles take second, Manis finishes third at Rendleman Invite
SALISBURY, N.C. – Carson-Newman junior Melanie Manis (Louisville, Tenn.) finish tied for third place and C-N carded a team 312 (+24) to take second at the Patsy Rendleman Invitational, played Tuesday at the Country Club of Salisbury.
October 17, 2011
Lady Eagles in second after first round of Rendleman Invitational
SALISBURY, N.C. – The Carson-Newman Lady Eagles are six strokes back of tournament-leader Newberry College after the first round of the Patsy Rendleman Invitational, played Monday at the Country Club of Salisbury (N.C.)
October 4, 2011
Lady Eagles take fourth at Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Carson-Newman's Mary Tunnell (Memphis, Tenn.) finished sixth and Erica Ray (Maryville, Tenn.) took 10th as the Lady Eagles finished fourth at the Lenoir-Rhyne/Myrtle Beach Invitational, which wrapped up on Tuesday at the Sea Trail Golf Links.
October 3, 2011
Lady Eagles in second after first round of Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Carson-Newman sophomore Mary Tunnell (Memphis, Tenn.) fired a four-over par 76 to lead the Lady Eagles to an opening-round 311 (+23), four strokes off the pace at after the opening round of the 2011 Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate, played Monday at the Sea Trail Golf Links in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
September 13, 2011
Shorter wins Smoky Mountain Intercollegiate; Lady Eagles take fourth
SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. – Shorter University fired a team 312 (+26) in Tuesday’s final round to win the inaugural Smoky Mountain Intercollegiate Golf Tournament, played Tuesday on The Highlands Course at The Golf Club of Sevierville. The Hawks final total of 627 was good enough to win by six strokes.
September 12, 2011
Lady Eagles tied for first through first round of Smoky Mountain Intercollegiate
SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. – The Carson-Newman Lady Eagles are tied for first after 18 holes of the 2011 Smoky Mountain Intercollegiate Golf Tournament, played Monday on The Highlands Course at The Golf Club of Sevierville. C-N is tied with Shorter University at 315 (+31) halfway through the 36-hole event. The two leaders have a six-stroke lead on Columbus State (Ga.) and 10-stroke advantage over West Florida University.