Chris Hutson
Chris Hutson
Height: 6-1
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.
High School: Farragut HS
Major: Business Management

2016-17: Enters his senior season with a 76.40 career scoring average, which is the 15th-lowest in program history... Seven career sub-par rounds are tied for 10th most by a Pioneer.

2015-16: Played in all 11 tournaments, including 22.5 rounds... Posted a 76.4 scoring average while finishing in the top-20 on six occasions, four times in the top-10 and twice in the top-five... Tied for fifth place at the Tusculum Invitational with 68-75=143 (+1)... His 3-under par 68 in the opening round was a season-low... Tied for fifth place at the Fincastle Collegiate Invitational... Tied for 10th at the Etowah Spring Challenge and eight at the Verizon Walters State Invitational with 75-78=153... 36th at the SAC Championship with rounds of 78-78-74=230.

2014-15: Played in 10 events and played in 18 rounds to finish with a 76.11 stroke average... Recorded a pair of top-10 finishes... Tied for ninth place at the Tusculum Fall Classic with 70-71=141 (-1)... Tied for sixth place at the State Farm Intercollegiate with back-to-back rounds of 71-71=142 (-2)... Finished 31st at the SAC Championship with 80-76=156... Shot a season-low round of 67 in the final round of the Hargett Memorial Invitational.

2013-14: Qualified for seven tournaments in his rookie campaign where he played in 14 competitive rounds... Posted a 77.71 scoring average, including a pair of top-20 finishes... Tied for 10th place at the State Farm Intercollegiate with 72-71=143 (-1)... Tied for 12th at the Tusculum Invitational with 71-74=145)... Shot an opening round 70 (-1) in his TC home debut at the Tusculum Fall Classic... Recorded two sub-par rounds in his freshman season... Qualified for the 2014 Tennessee State Amateur in the summer.

High School: Graduated from Farragut HS... Coached by Jonathan Cox... Two-time All-KIL selection... Lettered four years in golf and baseball... Led team to four state tournament appearances... Top-10 finishes in district and regional tournaments in back-to-back seasons.

Personal: Full name is Christopher Davis Hutson... Born Nov. 1, 1994 in Knoxville, Tenn... Son of Jim and Cindy Hutson... Sisters - Elizabeth and Sarah; Majoring in business management... Athletic Director's Honor Roll... Future plans: College golf coach; Favorite book: "Mental Toughness Golf Training" by Dr. Rob Bell... Favorite midnight snack: Cheez-its; Favorite musical artist: Macklemore; Favorite song: "Castaway" by Zach Brown Band; Chris can't imagine a week without: Golf; Favorite athlete: Dustin Johnson; Most thrilling moment in sports: Winning the 2015 SAC Championship; Advice to kids: "Never give up"; Favorite color: Navy Blue; Favorite food: Fettuccine Alfredo; Favorite sport other than golf: Baseball; People Chris most admires: His parents; Most famous person Chris has ever met: Peyton Manning; Toughest opponent Chris has ever played against: Gunn Yang (2015 U.S. Amateur Champion); What people don't know about Chris: He played high school baseball; When he was a kid, Chris tried to be like: Greg Maddux.