Mark Goodall
Mark Goodall
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
High School: North Rockland HS
Previous College: Hilton Head Preparatory School
Major: Finance

FMU: 3-year returning letterman....Part of the Honors Program....Career stroke average of 76.62....Played in one event as a junior....Shot 159 at the 36-hole 2019 Southern Intercollegiate Tournament....Did not play in a tournament during the 2017-18 season after playing in 4 events as a freshman....Top finish was T-41st at Wofford College Invitational....Originally from Scotland, but grew up in the states....Spent the past year here in South Carolina....A mature player who has improved each year playing in the junior ranks....Benefited greatly from playing this past season at his prep school....Looking forward to seeing what he can do at the collegiate level....An addition that should push our returnees, add competiveness to the squad, and create a balance in the program....Member of the Sustainability Commitee....Attended the Financial Management Association's Finance Leaders' Conference in New York City in March 2019.... Chi Alpha Sigma national college athlete honor society....Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll 2017, 2018, 2019....FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll 2016 (fall), 2017 (spring, fall), 2018 (spring, fall), 2019 (spring)....Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) 2018-19, 2019-20.

PERSONAL: 

  • Born Mark Goodall in Livingston, Scotland
  • Graduate of North Rockland High School
  • Spent the 2015-16 year at Hilton Head Preparatory School
  • Also attended the American School in London
  • Played in the past for coaches Chris Tremblay, Adam Roshin, Clive McLenn, and Keith Boch
  • In 2016 spring, played on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
  • Won the 2016 Hilton Head Junior Shootout and earned two other Top-10 finishes while registering a 77.4 stroke average
  • Also won the 2015 Drive Fore Juniors Classic on Jekyll Island and tied for fourth at the 2015 Junior PGA Championship in New York
  • Nickname is Goodie

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Professional Soccer Player 
  • Favorite Superhero: Wonder Woman 
  • Favorite Athlete: Lewis Hamilton 
  • Favorite Sports Team:  Rangers Football Club 
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show:  Riverdale
  • Favorite Food:  Chick Fil-A
  • Favorite Vacation Spot:  Hilton Head Island, S.C.
  • Instagram Account: @mgoodall98
  • Your Motivation Music: DaBaby
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: My teammates 
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity:  Cleaning 
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Continue to improve and establish a student-athlete peer mentorship program at FMU
  • Why you first chose your sport: Because I wanted to play a game that challenged me and that I could play myself
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Believing in myself

CAREER TOTALS:

Year      Rds         Strokes     Avg
2018-19 2 159 79.50
2017-18 0 0 0
2016-17 11 837 76.09
CAREER 13 996 76.62