2006-07 Men's Golf News

August 23, 2007
ASU Summer Golf Notebook, Volume Five
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Augusta State senior Jamie Miller posted a 36-hole total of 18-over 158 on Monday and Tuesday in the stroke play portion of the U.S. Amateur at The Olympic Club.

August 17, 2007
ASU Summer Golf Notebook, Volume Four
GRANITEVILLE, S.C. -- Tarik Can and Carter Newman each tallied a top-five finish in last weekend’s Palmetto Amateur at Midland Valley Country Club.

July 20, 2007
Jaguar Duo Honored By GCAA
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State’s Wallace Booth and Keith Guest have been named Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars, according to a recent announcement from the Golf Coaches Association of America.

July 12, 2007
ASU Summer Golf Notebook, Volume Two
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Four members of the Augusta State women’s golf team, along with head coach Laura Coble, are traveling to Biarritz, France this weekend to compete in the Biarritz Cup July 17-22.

June 14, 2007
Augusta State Summer Golf Notebook, Volume One
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Vaughn Taylor was one of three former Augusta State All-Americans in action on Thursday. Taylor made his second U.S. Open appearance Thursday morning when he posted an opening-round 74 in the 107th U.S. Open Championship at Oakmont Country Club just outside of Pittsburg, Pa.

June 14, 2007
Booth Posts Second Top 20 Of Summer
FIFE, Scotland.-- Former Augusta State standout Wallace Booth posted a one-under 287 recently in the St. Andrews Links.

June 11, 2007
Pair Of Jaguars Need Playoff
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State’s Mike Keast beat teammate Carter Newman in a playoff Sunday afternoon to win the Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championship, a Regions Cup event, at Bartram Trail Golf Club.

June 10, 2007
Manning Enjoys Strong Pro Debut
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Former Augusta State All-American Major Manning made the most of his professional debut Sunday afternoon when he fired a final-round of five-under 66 and recorded the second-best round of the day.

June 8, 2007
Jaguar Golf Inks Pair
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State head men’s golf coach Josh Gregory announced Friday the addition of two student-athletes to the Jaguar men’s golf program.

June 7, 2007
Booth Opens Summer In Solid Fashion
DORNOCH, Scotland-- Former Augusta State standout Wallace Booth recently finished 10th in the Scottish Amateur Stroke Play Championship at Royal Dornoch.

June 7, 2007
Jags' Manning Named All-American
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State senior Major Manning has been named a PING All-America selection for the second time in his career, according to a recent announcement from the Golf Coaches Association of America.

May 20, 2007
Jaguars Close Strong, Fail To Advance
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Augusta State carded its best round of the NCAA West Regional on Saturday afternoon at ASU Karsten Golf Course, yet it wasn’t enough to qualify the Jaguars for next week’s NCAA Championships.

May 15, 2007
Jaguars Set To Tee It Up In The Desert
TEMPE, Ariz. -- The Augusta State men’s golf program makes its ninth NCAA Regional appearance in the last 10 years when the Jaguars tee off in the first round of the NCAA West Regional on Thursday, May 17.

May 14, 2007
Jags Finish Ninth At Linger Longer
GREENSBORO, Ga. -- Augusta State posted a final round of eight-over 296 Monday and finished in ninth place in the Linger Longer Invitational at The Oconee Course at Reynolds Plantation.

May 13, 2007
Jags Seventh At Linger Longer
GREENSBORO, Ga. -- Augusta State booked a two-round total of two-under 574 and stands in seventh place through 36 holes of the Linger Longer Invitational at The Oconee Course at Reynolds Plantation.

May 12, 2007
Jags Headed To Linger Longer
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men's golf team wraps up its regular-season schedule on Sunday and Monday, May 13-14, with the second annual Linger Longer Invitational on the Oconee Course at Reynolds Plantation in Greensboro, Ga.

May 12, 2007
Jamieson On Top At Hooters Tour Stop
MIDWAY, Pa. -- Former Augusta State All-American Scott Jamieson fired a four-under 68 in Saturday’s third round of The Quicksilver Classic on the Hooters Tour.

May 7, 2007
Jaguars Headed Out West
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State earned a postseason bid Monday afternoon to the 2007 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships when the Jags were made an at-large selection by the NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Committee in Indianapolis, Ind.

April 29, 2007
Turner Finishes Runnerup
MCCORMICK, S.C. -- Former Augusta State All-American Emmett Turner carded his third Hooters Tour runnerup finish Sunday afternoon in the Savannah Lakes Resort Classic at Monticello Golf Club.

April 15, 2007
Jags Finish Seventh
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. -- Augusta State carded a final round of one-over 289 Saturday and finished seventh in the Courtyard by Marriott Intercollegiate at Devil’s Ridge Golf Club.

April 13, 2007
Jags Ninth At Courtyard By Marriott Intercollegiate
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. -- Augusta State posted rounds of one-under 287 and nine-over 297 Friday and stands in ninth place through 36 holes of the Courtyard by Marriott Intercollegiate at Devil's Ridge Golf Club.

April 12, 2007
Jaguars Return To Course
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men’s golf team returns to action on Friday, April 13 when the Jaguars tee it up in the Courtyard by Marriott Intercollegiate at Devil’s Ridge Golf Club in Holly Springs, N.C.

April 1, 2007
Coastal Carolina Defends Administaff Title
EVANS, Ga. -- Coastal Carolina rallied from a nine-shot deficit Sunday afternoon to overtake North Carolina and capture the Administaff Augusta State Invitational at Champions Retreat Golf Club.

March 31, 2007
Tar Heels Extend Lead
EVANS, Ga. -- North Carolina posted a seven-under 281 Saturday afternoon and stretched its lead to nine shots through two rounds of the Administaff Augusta State Invitational at Champions Retreat Golf Club.

March 30, 2007
Tar Heels Move Out In Front
EVANS, Ga. -- North Carolina carded a nine-under 279 Friday afternoon to take the opening-round lead in the Administaff Augusta State Invitational at Champions Retreat Golf Club.

March 29, 2007
Field Strengthened For Administaff ASU Invitational
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- For the fifth consecutive year, the Administaff Augusta State Invitational will boast a field of teams which rivals that of any intercollegiate golf tournament in the nation.

March 26, 2007
Jags Stand Seventh In Hootie
AWENDAW, S.C. -- Augusta State posted an eight-over 292 Monday in the second round of the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate at Bulls Bay Golf Club just outside of Charleston.

March 25, 2007
Jags Start Hot, Post Solid Opening Round In Hootie
AWENDAW, S.C. -- Augusta State carded a two-over 286 Sunday in the first round of the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate at Bulls Bay Golf Club just outside of Charleston.

March 24, 2007
Jags Back In Action At Bulls Bay
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State looks for its best finish of the season when the Jaguars begin play Sunday in the first round of the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate at Bulls Bay Golf Club in Awendaw, S.C., just outside of Charleston.

March 18, 2007
ASU Finishes Eighth In Schenkel
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Augusta State finished in eighth place Sunday afternoon in the Schenkel E-Z-GO Invitational at Forest Heights Country Club.

March 17, 2007
ASU's Manning In Contention At Schenkel
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Augusta State carded a one-under 287 Saturday afternoon and moved into fifth place at the Schenkel E-Z-GO Invitational at Forest Heights Country Club.

March 16, 2007
Jags Headed For The Schenkel
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men’s golf team returns to action this weekend when the Jaguars compete in the 28th annual Schenkel E-Z-GO Invitational at Forest Heights Country Club in Statesboro, Ga.

March 12, 2007
Jags Take Eighth At Jim Hackler
MURRELLS INLET, S.C. -- Augusta State posted a final round of six-over 294 Monday and finished in eighth place in the General Jim Hackler Championship hosted by Coastal Carolina at the TPC of Myrtle Beach.

February 20, 2007
Jaguars 13th At John Hayt
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Augusta State posted a final round of 310 Tuesday and finished in a tie for 13th in the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational at Sawgrass Country Club.

February 19, 2007
Jaguars Ninth At Sawgrass
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Augusta State shot a second-round 303 Monday and dropped to ninth place in the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational at Sawgrass Country Club.

February 18, 2007
Jags Fourth In Spring Debut
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Augusta State opened its spring schedule Sunday afternoon with a round of 307 and stands in a tie for fourth place after one round of the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational at Sawgrass Country Club.

February 16, 2007
Jaguars Set To Open Spring Campaign
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men’s golf team opens its 2007 Spring schedule this weekend when the Jaguars tee it up in the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

January 7, 2007
ASU's Manning Prevails
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla -- Augusta State senior Major Manning shot an even-par 72 Sunday afternoon to claim a three-shot victory in the New Year’s Invitational at St. Petersburg (Fla.) Country Club.

December 22, 2006
Fall Recap: Jags Learn Valuable Lessons
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men’s golf team competed in just three tournaments during the fall season, but the young squad -- the Jaguars only have two seniors -- gained plenty of valuable knowledge along the way that fifth-year head coach Josh Gregory is sure will pay dividends. The Jags’ 2007 spring schedule includes seven regular-season events and could feature as many as nine tournaments.

November 7, 2006
Jags Take Ninth At CordeValle
SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- Augusta State finished ninth Tuesday in the CordeValle Collegiate at CordeValle Golf Club. The Jaguars posted a final round of three-over 291 and a three-round total of one-over 865.

November 4, 2006
Hotel California
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men’s golf program wraps up its fall schedule on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 6-7, when the Jaguars tee it up in the CordeValle Collegiate.

October 31, 2006
Turner Passes First Test
FLORENCE, S.C. -- Former Augusta State standout Emmett Turner advanced through the first stage of the PGA Tour’s Qualifying Tournament last weekend at Florence Country Club.

October 10, 2006
Jags Take Sixth In Gridiron Classic
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Augusta State turned in a final round of 308 Tuesday in the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic at The Warren Course on the campus of Notre Dame.

October 8, 2006
Jags Return To Site of Biggest Victory
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men’s golf team returned to the site of the biggest win in school history this weekend when the Jaguars traveled to South Bend, Ind., to prepare for Monday’s start to the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic on the campus of Notre Dame.

October 8, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook
DULUTH, Ga. -- Former Augusta State standout Emmett Turner booked a final round of three-under 69 round Sunday in the Naturally Fresh Foods Points Tour Championship on the NGA/Hooters Tour at St. Marlo Country Club. The tourney marked the final event of the season on the Hooters Tour schedule.

October 2, 2006
Taylor Designates ASU For Donation
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- On behalf of former Augusta State All-American and 2006 U.S. Ryder Cup Team member Vaughn Taylor, the PGA of America recently announced the donation of $100,000 to Augusta State to help fund the Golf: For Business & Life program at the University.

September 17, 2006
Jags 14th In Carpet Capital Collegiate
ROCKY FACE, Ga. -- Augusta State posted a 10-over 298 Sunday and finished 14th in the Carpet Capital Collegiate at The Farm Golf Club. The tournament marked the 2006-07 season opener for the Jaguar men’s golf program.

September 15, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook
DULUTH, Ga.-- Augusta State women’s golf coach Laura Coble posted a three-over 75 in Thursday’s final round of the 77th Georgia Women’s Amateur Championship at Atlanta Athletic Club.

September 14, 2006
Jags Open Up Down On The Farm
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- With perhaps its deepest team in school history, the Augusta State men’s golf program begins its 2006-07 season Friday when the Jaguars compete in the Carpet Capital Collegiate at The Farm Golf Club in Rocky Face, Ga.

September 9, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook
CRANS-sur-SIERRE, Switzerland -- Former Augusta State standout Oliver Wilson fired a four-under 67 Saturday and is alone in third place heading into the final round of the Omega European Masters on the European Tour.

August 27, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State senior Wallace Booth carded a two-under 70 Sunday to capture the 2006 Augusta City Amateur at Forest Hills Golf Club … Sophomore Matt Dale and freshman Carter Newman booked the next-best rounds of the day for the Jaguars with a pair of one-under 71’s …

August 20, 2006
Taylor To Play For USA
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Vaughn Taylor, a former All-American at Augusta State and an Augusta resident, earned a spot on the United States’ Ryder Cup squad Sunday at the conclusion of the PGA Championship at Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Ill.

August 6, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook: Jaguars Spanning The Globe
GRAND BLANC, Mich. -- Vaughn Taylor shot a four-under 68 Sunday in the Buick Open at Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club … With his 19-under 269 finish, Taylor earned 120 points and moved from 11th to seventh on the Ryder Cup points list and now trails Chris DiMarco at No. 6 on the list by less than 50 points …

August 5, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook: Jaguars Spanning The Globe
GRAND BLANC, Mich. -- Vaughn Taylor fired a nine-under 63 Saturday and moved into contention in the Buick Open at Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club …

August 4, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook: Jaguars Spanning The Globe
GRAND BLANC, Mich. -- Vaughn Taylor fired a five-under 67 Thursday in the weather-delayed first round of the Buick Open at Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club …

August 1, 2006
Booth Named All-America Scholar
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State’s Wallace Booth has been named a Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar, according to a recent announcement from the Golf Coaches Association of America.

July 27, 2006
Jaguar Trio Named To Squad
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Three Augusta State Jaguars were recently selected to the NCAA All-Independent squad.

July 20, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook: Jaguars Spanning The Globe
HOYLAKE, England -- Vaughn Taylor posted an even-par 72 Thursday in the first round of the 135th Open Championship at Royal Liverpool Golf Club. An All-American as a senior in 1998, Taylor is part of a 24-way tie for 66th place.

July 13, 2006
ASU Golf Notebook
BLUFFTON, S.C. -- Augusta State’s Keith Guest fired a three-under 68 Thursday in the first round of The Player’s Amateur at Belfair Golf Club.

July 12, 2006
ASU's Can Advances At Public Links
BREMERTON, Wash. -- Augusta State's Tarik Can fired an even-par 72 Tuesday to advance to the match play portion of the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship at Gold Mountain Golf Club.