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McGrath Signs Two for 2020-21 Season
Thursday, April 16, 2020
McGrath Signs Two for 2020-21 Season

NASHVILLE --- Head golf coach Parrish McGrath has added two players for the upcoming 2020-21 season. McGrath signed Mason Robinson (Tennessee Ridge, Tenn.) and Tyler Roller (Antioch, Tenn.).

Robinson comes to TSU after a successful prep career with three TSSAA State Championship appearances, while Roller comes with collegiate experience.

Roller enters as a junior transfer from Roane State Community College. The Antioch native opened his career at Maryville College.

The duo will join a squad with current Tiger freshmen Lane Hooper, Kamren James and Allen Stokes, along with sophomore John Stokes.

Seniors Landon Albert and Tyler Woods have the opportunity to return for a final season after the 2019-20 season was cut short by the stoppage of all athletics per the NCAA.

 

Mason Robinson
Tennessee Ridge, Tenn. | Houston County High School

  • Played four seasons for coach Mike Madden
  • Helped HCHS to District and Regional Championships during his first three seasons
  • As a senior, guided squad to a 3rd place finish at Districts
  • Carded six birdies as a junior at the 2018 Tennessee State Championship
  • Tied for 30th in a field of 62, helping team to a fifth place finish
  • Aided team with five birdies and a 44th place finish, to help team place fourth in the Small Class division at the 2017 Tennessee State Championship
  • Helped HCHS to sixth place at the 2016 Tennessee Class A-AA Championship
  • Scored the second lowest score for the Fighting Irish as a freshman at the state tournament
  • Tallied four birdies while tying for 41st out of 72 golfers
  • Worked with private instructor Paul Powers
  • Played basketball during freshman and sophomore seasons

Tyler Roller
Antioch, Tenn. | Father Ryan High School
Maryville College | Roane State Community College

  • Prepped for Christy Foreman and Greg Thomson at FRHS
  • Played for Chris Griffin and Bo Harris at Roane State
  • Finished sophomore season with a 76.9 average
  • As a freshman, played under Ron Waters at Maryville College
  • Played in three rounds for MC
  • Worked with swing coach Brian Lackey out of the Golf Club of Tennessee
  • Shot a 70 to take 1st place at the Ted Rhodes Sneds Tour Event as a junior
  • Played football as a freshmen

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