Baron's Golf is a Spring Semester sport at Rhodes. The Golf team participates in a round robin O.R.C.C. golf regular season consisting of eight 18 hole golf tournaments, and a conference 36-hole tournament to conclude the season. Our home course is Hawthorne Hills Country Club located one mile from campus. Tryouts occur every year during the week of spring break. The Golf team follows the rules set forth by the USGA.
Policy and Information
Rhodes State Golfers
If you were a high school golfer or have a strong background in golf and have a desire to be a member of the 2012 Barons golf team we will be having an organizational meeting on Sunday, January 29 at coach Jim Maley's home starting at 7:00. If you would like to attend or have questions about our golf team call coach Jim Maley at 419-331-0412. We will be discussing our spring trip,our league schedule, qualifying dates,and filling out forms. If you have a questions please call the Coach ASAP or stop at the Athletic Office located at Cook Hall. We are looking forward to having a very good golf team this year and you could be a part of this team.
Head Coach - Jim Maley
Coach Maley became the Head Golf Coach for the Barons in 2002. The Barons have won 2 state championships and 2 ORCC championships during his tenure, both occurred in 2007 and 2008. The Barons have been regular contenders as top finishers in many ORCC matches in regular season play since Maley took over.
Before coaching the Barons, Coach Maley taught at Ottoville High School for 30 years as a Social Studies teacher. While at Ottoville Maley was the Varsity Golf Coach for 23 years and also served as the Athletic Director for 14 years. Ottoville golf thrived under Coach Maley, winning 9 Putnam County League Championships, 7 Sectional Championships, 3 District Championships, and 4 trips to the State Championships. Ottoville sent 5 golfers to the State tournament as individuals with the highest finish for any Ottoville golfer being State Runner up in 1983. Coach Maley was elected to the OHSAA Golf Coaches Hall of Fame in 1994.
Maley is a graduate of Bucyrus High School, attended Rio Grande College for 1 year before receiving his undergraduate degree from Findlay College and later his Masters degree from Bowling Green State University. Maley enjoys playing in numerous local scrambles and golf leagues in the Lima area and has a personal best round of 73. Maley enjoys the game of golf and especially enjoys watching his golf teams work hard and improve as the season progresses. Maley considers himself fortunate to have coached a great number of excellent golfers both at Ottoville High School and with The Barons.
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Head Coach: Jim Maley 419-995-8281
Athletic Coordinator: Rob Livchak 419-995-8281
09/15/2013 VS Cincinnati St. & Clark St. - Barons Top 4 Scores. T Rambin=74, E Crites=77, C Mathew=80, T Nolte=80 Cincinnati St.=301, Barons=311, Clark St.=348
09/22/2013 @ Clark St. - Barons Top 4 Scores. E Crites=76, M Holt=78, T Nolte=80,T Rambin=85 Clark St.-309, Barons=319
03/28/2014 @ Ohio Northern University - PPD
04/04/2014 @ OU Chillicothe - Barons Top 4 Scores. Crites=79, Holt=86, Mathew=89, Rambin=89 343 Strokes - 4th Place Finish
04/05/2014 @ OU Lancaster - Barons Top 4 Scores. Rambin=79, Crites=83, Karhoff=87, Holt=88 337 Strokes - 5th Place Finish
04/11/2014 @ MU Hamilton - Barons Top 4 Scores. Crites=83, Mathew=83, Karhoff=84, Holt=92 342 Strokes - 4th Place Finish
04/12/2014 @ MU Middletown - Barons Top 4 Scores. Crites=83, Mathew=83, Williams=84, Karhoff=87 337 Strokes - 5th Place Finish
04/18/2014 44th Annual Barons Invitational - Barons Top 4 Scores. Mathew=80, Crites=82, Rambin=82, Karhoff=84 328 Strokes - 5th Place Finish
04/25/2014 @ OU Zanesville - Barons Top 4 Scores. Crites=81, Nolte=81, Holt=86, Rambin=89 337 Strokes - 3rd Place Finish
04/26/2014 @ OU Eastern - PPD
05/02/2014 @ Clark State - 315 Strokes - 1st Place Finish
05/09/2014 ORC STATE TOURNAMENT - @ Akron University - Wayne
- 05/10/2014 ORC STATE TOURNAMENT - @ OSU Newark