2018 Men's Golf Coaches
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Chris Hodges
Head Coach - 4th Season
Freed-Hardeman University

Chris Hodges begins his fourth season as head coach of the men's and women's golf programs. Hodges was named head coach in the Fall of 2014.

This past season, Hodges continued the trend of success as he led the Lady Lion golf team to first place finishes in the Union University Invitational and the Natural State Classic. The men's golf team also demonstrated a high level of success during their 2016-17 campaign, as they took home a first place finish at the FHU Fall Invitational and finished in the top five in seven of their nine events.

During the 2015-16 season, Hodges led a young Lion roster to a first place finish in the Labor Day Intercollegiate while also leading the Lady Lions to three first place finishes in the Labor Day Intercollegiate, Christian Brothers Spring Classic and the Harding Natural State Classic.

The Lions and Lady Lions also had a successful 2014-15 season under Hodges, with three players being named to the American Midwest All-Conference teams. The Lions finished with three top-3 finishes, including a record-setting 288 at the Bulldog Spring Invitational. The Lady Lions had four top-3 finishes, including a record-setting 638 (318-320) at the Bulldog Spring Invitational.  

Hodges played for the inaugural Lions golf program from 1990-93. He is a 2005 graduate from Freed-Hardeman University, where he received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Management. 

He has been married to FHU alum Linda Sanderson Hodges for 25 years, and has three children, Taylor, Ryan, and Katie.

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Ryan Hodges
Student Assistant - 1st Season
Freed-Hardeman University