Grainger Howle
Grainger Howle
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Darlington, SC
High School: Darlington HS
Major: Business

FMU: Returning letterman.....Played in 6 of 11 events as a freshman.....Posted a 77.81 stroke average for 16 rounds....Low round of 71....Top finish was T-35 at 2018 Camden Collegiate Invitational....Great local talent....Has really stepped it up in the last year in area competitions.....He knows what to expect when he arrives at FMU.....Look forward to him joining the program....Will be part of a young and explosive squad in 2018-19......Helps FMU get bigger and stronger so as to match what the modern golf game requires....Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll 2019....FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll 2018 (fall), 2019 (spring).

PERSONAL:

  • Born Prentis Grainger Howle in Darlington, S.C.
  • Graduate of Darlington High School, where he has played under the direction of coaches Greg Dolce, Stanley Goodwin, and Brad Knox
  • 6-year letterman
  • Earned All-Region and team most valuable player recognition
  • Placed third and garnered All-Tournament honors at the 2018 Anderson Brothers Bank High School Invitational with a 71-72=143 scorecard
  • Earned medalist honors with a 9-hole score of 36 in a 2018 dual-match win over Lugoff-Elgin High School
  • Registered a pair of Top-10 finishes back in November 2017 at the SCJGA Players Championship and the SCJGA Cheraw Fall Challenge
  • In May 2018, was ranked No.68 in South Carolina
  • Placed 41st with a 36-hole score of 160 at the 2017 SCHSL 4A state tournament
  • Member of the National Honor Society and Key Club
  • Nickname is G Baby

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Rich and Famous
  • Favorite Superhero: Superman
  • Favorite Athlete:  Lebron James and Tiger Woods
  • Favorite Sports Team: USC Gamecocks and Duke Blue Devils
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: Trailer Park Boys
  • Favorite Food: Fruit
  • Favorite Vacation Spot:  Garden City Beach, SC, and Santee, SC
  • Your Motivation Music: Marvin Gaye
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: Ervin Dining hall
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Chilling at the pad
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Win

CAREER TOTALS:

Year      Rds         Strokes     Avg
2018-19 16 1245 77.81