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.

2018 Men's Golf Roster
Roster for 2018 Men's Golf Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Ben BurnetteSR  Buford, Ga.Buford HS
Peyton HinsonJR  Linden, Tenn.Perry County HS
Hudson HuberJR  Newnan, Ga.Trinity Christian School
Easton LavelleSR  Munford, Tenn.Munford HS
Joshua MayoSO  South Fulton, Tenn.South Fulton HS
Lance MooreSR  Hamilton, Ala.Hamilton HS
John PariggerFR  Manchester, Tenn.Coffee County HS
Hayden ProffittSO  Manchester, Tenn.Coffee County Central HS
Colby SheltonFR  Centerville, Tenn.Hickman County HS
Dalton ThomassonFR  Lyles, Tenn.East Hickman HS
Chris Hodges Image
Head Coach
4th season
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Student Assistant
1st season