Adam Cunningham
Adam Cunningham
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cookeville, Tenn.
High School: Cookeville HS
Major: Accounting

In Spring 2015 (Junior): Cunningham participated in four events in the spring, totaling 11 rounds of action… posted a season-low round of 69 for a career-low 36-hole score of 69-73=142 while placing in a tie for fourth place at the Grover Page Classic (Mar. 9-10)… named to All-Tournament Team at same event… tallied a season-best 73-71-75=219 at the Big Blue Intercollegiate (Apr. 13-14)… compiled a stroke average of 76.05 for the year.

In Fall 2014 (Junior): Cunningham competed in four events in the fall, tallying 11 total rounds of play… fired a season-low 78-75-70=223 at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate (Sept. 8-9)… also shot his low-18 score of 70 at the same event… wrapped up the fall with a stroke average of 77.27.

In Spring 2014 (Sophomore): Cunningham started in every event of the spring for the Golden Eagles… matched his career-low of 67 twice at the Snowman Getaway (Feb. 24-25) and the Grover Page Classic (Mar. 10-11)… carded a 70-67-78=215 at the Grover Page Classic where he placed tied for fourth and at one under… helped lead Tech to a second place finish at the same tournament… ended the year with an improved average of 75.63.

In Fall 2013 (Sophomore): Cunningham played in all five tournaments of the fall season… completed 15 full rounds on his second year as a Golden Eagle… shot his low round of 71 at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate (Sept. 9-10)… brought down his average by two more strokes to finish with a 74.8 for the fall.

In Spring 2013 (Freshman): Cunningham showed vast improvement in the spring, playing in seven events and earning two top 15 finishes… at the Forest Hills Invitational (Feb. 23), his 70+75=145 earned him a career-best sixth-place finish, missing All-Tournament honors by just one stroke… shot a 75+74+76=225 at the Grover Page Classic (Mar. 10-12) to earn a 13th-place finish… carded a first-round 67 at the TSU Big Blue Intercollegiate (Apr. 1-2), tying for the sixth-best round of any OVC golfer of the year… finished the event at even par, his lowest three-round score of the year… helped the Golden Eagles to a surprising third place finish at the Ohio Valley Conference Championship (Apr. 25-27)… earned a share of the team's Impact Award with two teammates.

In Fall 2012 (Freshman):  Cunningham competed in four fall tournaments, playing 12 rounds in his debut season as a Golden Eagle… shot a low-round of 71 at the Mason Rudolph Championship (Sept. 21-23)… averaged a round of 79.5 in the fall.

High School: Cunningham was a four-year letterman at Cookeville High School… played in the No. 1 spot his final two seasons… helped CHS compete as a team in the TSSAA Class AAA State Championship his freshman and sophomore years… was the winner of the 2011 Schooldays Tournament, shooting 66 to qualify for match play and then winning four consecutive matches… selected to the 2010 Tennessee all-state team, finishing in a tie for second in the TSSAA Class AAA state tournament… honored as the Nashville Tennessean's Mid-State Player of the Year in 2010 and was second team in 2011… named the district Player of the Year in 2010 and district co-Player of the Year in 2011, as selected by the coaches… won the regional championship in 2010… finished second in the PGA Junior Qualifier for Tennessee in 2011 and 2012 (69, 64).

Personal: Son of Glenn and Lorna Cunningham… born on September 9, 1993… full name is Adam Taylor Cunningham.

Academic: Majoring in accounting… named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll four times.

Honors & Awards:

  • 2014 Grover Page Classic All-Tournament Team