Sam Stark was named Coker head golf coach in August 2019 after serving three years as head coach at Alderson Broaddus University. Stark played at Ferris State University and earned an MBA with a concentration in organizational leadership at University of Indianapolis.
Coker moved from Conference Carolinas to the South Atlantic Conference in 2013.
The Coker Cobras shot their best team score 306 in the second round and placed fifth in the 2019 South Atlantic Conference Championship at Lake Hickory Country Club in Hickory, N.C. Anderson closed with a pair of 298s to take the title by four strokes over runner-up Lenoir-Rhyne and Wingate was third. The scoring average was 79.6 in good conditions on the 6,065-yard, par-72 course.
Coker's Alyssa Campbell (77-75-75=227) tied for ninth, and Alicia Fajardo (77-78-74=229) tied for 13th.
The Cobras placed eighth in 2018, sixth in 2017, eighth in 2016 and seventh in 2015 at the South Atlantic Conference Championship. They were second in 2014 and seventh in 2013.