Greensboro, NC- On Monday, August 13, former Coker College stand-out, Chris Taylor, became the first Cobra to qualify for a PGA Tour event. Today at 1:56 p.m. Taylor will tee off with Bubba Dickerson and Chris Tidland at Forest Oaks Country Club in Greensboro, NC, in the Wyndham Championship.
Taylor, a 2003 graduate of Coker, shot a six under 66 during the Wyndham qualifying at the Pinewood Country Club. With his score of 66, Taylor finished in third, just one stroke off the leader, placing him in the top four and qualifying him for the PGA tour event.
Chris will not be the only former Cobra on the course as he is joined by fellow 2003 graduate and golf team member, Keno Turnquest. Keno will be serving as Chris’s caddie for the event.
Taylor was recently named to the All-Time All-CVAC Golf Team. While at Coker he was an All-American selection, 3-time All-Conference selection, as well as a 2002 & 2003 National Tournament Participant.
For the most up to date scores and results from the Wyndham Championship check out http://www.pgatour.com/leaderboards/current/r013/.