Goins joined the Coker staff in January of 2015 as the assistant men’s and women’s golf coach. He was promoted to interim head coach in September of 2015, and was named head coach in May 2016.
Under Goins, the Cobra men notched five top-ten finishes, including a third-place finish in the South Atlantic Conference Championship. Junior Will Bundy won the individual title at the SAC Championship tournament, was named second team All-SAC and qualified for NCAA Regionals, being the first individual to do so since 2011. Freshman Wanjoo Lee also made the All-Tournament team at the SAC Championships, finishing in seventh.
On the women’s side, the Navy and Gold had five top-ten finishes including a runner-up finish in the inaugural Coker Women’s Invitational.
A four-year standout golfer and two-time captain at USC Upstate, Goins had a 71.67 stroke average during his senior season to lead the Spartans. He also placed in the top ten in every tournament he played in, and posted seven rounds under par.
A native of Gaffney, S.C., he holds a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice with a minor in history from USC Upstate. Goins most recently earned his Masters of Science in collegiate athletic administration from Coker College.