Not letting the cold and windy conditions at the Hoover Country Club get in their way, the 16-team field at the Samford Intercollegiate completed play on Tuesday with WKU coming in ninth place, paced by a strong result in the third and final round.
Both WKU Hilltopper golf teams were in action on Monday as the women completed the second round of play at the Kiawah Island Classic while the men opened up first round action at the Samford Intercollegiate.
After a fall that saw them win their first championship under head coach Phillip Hatchett, the WKU men's golf program looks to begin the 2014 championship season on a high note at the Samford Intercollegiate.
With colder than expected temperatures throughout the winter months, the WKU golf programs have made use of their newest improvement for indoor practices with the addition of the Pro Putt System, a professional grade indoor putting green, on the upper floor of E.A. Diddle Arena.
WKU men's golf coach Phillip Hatchett announced today the signing of Bryant Evans (Flower Mound, Texas) and Billy Tom Sargent (Georgetown, Ky.) to a national letter-of-intent for the 2014-15 season.