Men's Golf

Isaiah Shaw Earns CIAA Southern Division All-Tournament Accolades

March 27, 2018

Final Stats

Clayton, N.C. – Fayetteville State University completed the CIAA Southern Division Golf Tournament ranked sixth overall with a 678 (+110). The divisional championship was held at the Pine Hollow Golf Club, home of Saint Augustine’s University, in Clayton, N.C.  Isaiah Shaw earned All-Tournament honors with a two-round score of 149 (+7).

Shaw, a junior golfer from Altamonte, Fla., scored seven (7) birdies on the 6,508-yard Par 71 course. He was seven-over-par (78) in the first round and despite four birdie holes in the second, Shaw parred the final round. The top five golfers were named to the All-Tournament squad. Isaiah Shaw tied Chowan’s Christian Fleetwood at the final spot.

Fayetteville State improved its performance on its second day of play. After ranking seventh with a 345 (+61), the Broncos moved ahead of Johnson C. Smith with a 333 (+49). Four of the five Broncos bettered their second round.

As the Broncos second scorer, Adam Capps (Salemburg, N.C.) shot a 167 (+25) for the three-way knot. He had an 85 on day one and an improved 82. Joshua Smith (Fayetteville, N.C.) finished 32nd with a 177 (86, 91). Corey Bissen (Hope Mills, N.C.) was a few positions behind at the 37th spot with a 185 (+43). He was seven shots better than his first-round performance (96). James Rikard (Arlington, Tex.) finished with a 219 (+77) stroke score. His 110 first round dropped to a 109.

Livingstone College won the Divisional trophy with a 612 (+44).  Virginia Union was a close two strokes behind with a 614 (+46). Saint Augustine’s had the advantage of the home course for a third-place 625 (+57).



The Falcons Sam Cudjoe won the Low Medalist Award with 138 (-4). Cudjoe shot a 65 (-7) and a 73 (+3). Paul Meints was second with a 146 (+4). The Blue Bears had two golfers to make the All-Tournament Team. Alex Stewart finished one stroke ahead of his teammate Michael Sutton with a 147.

Fayetteville State will compete in the CIAA Northern Division Tournament on April 8th and 9th. The tourney will be hosted by Chowan University in Hertford, N.C.


 Rank     Team                                  Scores         Total     Par 

    1           Livingstone                        310   302   612          +44

    2           Virginia Union                   316   298   614          +46

    3           Saint Augustine's            306   319   625          +57

    4           Chowan                                319   321   640          +72

    5           Elizabeth City State        333   323   656          +88

    6           Fayetteville State            345   333   678          +110

    7           Johnson C. Smith            339   342   681          +113

    8           Virginia State                    390   393   783          +215


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