American College Golf Guide
University of Tampa Tampa Spartans
Men's Golf Program
401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, Florida 33606
Organizations: NCAA Div II
Conferences: Sunshine State

Golf Scholarships: Yes Yes
Academic and Financial Need Scholarships:Yes Yes


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
250K - 500K Private 1931 7,000 43% M - 57% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 29,208 $ 29,208 $ 10,810
Tampa Spartans 2018 - 2019 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 The Griffin Invitational 09/24/2018 season TPC Tampa Bay Tampa, FL 4
2 Miami Intercollegiate 10/22/2018 season Trump National-Doral Miami FL 7
3 McDonough Cup 10/29/2018 season Rio Pinar CC Orlando FL 8
4 Titan Winter Invitational 02/04/2019 season Suntree C.C. Melbourne FL 4
5 Saint Leo Invitational 02/25/2019 season Lake Jovita GC Dade City FL 8
6 Panther Invitational 03/03/2019 season Duran G.C. Melbourne FL 4
7 Bob Writz Invitational 03/23/2019 season Bear Creek G.C. Lakewood CO 5
8 The Battle at the Shores 04/08/2019 season Normandy Shores Golf Club Miami Beach FL 10
9 SSC Men’s Championship 04/14/2019 conf Lake Jovita Dade City FL 10
Tampa Spartans 2019 - 2020 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
Head Coach: Gary Hilton
Office Phone: 813-257-3498
Fax: 813-253-6288
Email: jhilton@ut.edu

Gary Hilton was named Tampa head golf coach in August 2019. He served the previous three yeas as head coach at Albany State University. Prior to ASU, Hilton led the Darton State College men's golf program from 2013-2016. He is a former Darton State player (2000-2002).

The Tampa Spartans shot under 300 in one of three rounds and placed 10th in the 2019 Sunshine State Conference (SSC) Championship at Lake Jovita Golf Club in Dade City, Fla. Barry shot under par each round and took the title by six strokes over runner-up Lynn. Nova Southeastern claimed third and Florida Southern was fourth. The 11-team, 55-player field recorded a 74.6 scoring average for three rounds on the 7,097-yard, par-72 course. 35 sub-par rounds were posted.

Robert Montagnino (78-76-71=225) and Jacques Celestino (74-69-83=226) tied for 27th to lead Tampa.

The Spartans placed 10th in 2018, eighth in the 2017, 2016 and 2015 in the SSC Championship. They were ninth in 2014.

The Spartans placed ninth in 2012 and eighth in 2013 at the SSC Championship.

Tampa won NCAA Division II championships in 1987 and 1988.

 

Facilities:
Team Home Course: Rogers Park Golf Course
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1150
SAT 25-75 Percentile 1070 - 1230
Average ACT 24.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 22.0 - 27.0
Application Deadline rolling
Acceptance Rate 52%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Accounting, Allied Health, Art, Business and Management, Communications, Dance, Drama, Economics, Education, Film and Video, Foreign Languages, Graphic Design, Liberal Arts, Military Science, Music, Nursing, Physical Education, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, ROTC - Air Force, ROTC - Army, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Marine Sciences/Oceanography), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences, Sports Management
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