Golf (W)

Golf (W): Sam Gealy

Sam Gealy

Head Coach
E-mail: sgealy@catawba.edu
Office Phone: (704) 637-4236


Sam Gealy became the men’s golf coach at Catawba College prior to the 1998-99 season. A year later, Gealy was also named the coach of the women's team during its inaugural season. He came to Catawba from Salisbury High School, where he coached golf, men's basketball and also served as athletic director. Gealy has been named SAC Men’s Coach of the Year three times and has been the SAC Women’s Coach of the Year twice. He has guided Catawba to conecutive SAC Championships in women’s golf.

A 1967 graduate of North Carolina State University, Gealy earned a bachelor's degree in recreation. While at N.C. State he lettered in golf and men's basketball. He was a member of the 1965 ACC championship basketball team. In golf, he finished in a tie for ninth at the 1966 ACC Championships.

He began his coaching career at Bunn High School, coaching football, basketball and baseball. Before moving to Salisbury High School in 1985, he also had stints at North Rowan High School and Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh.

At Salisbury, he led the golf team to four state championships and eight top five finishes over the last eight years. Gealy's Hornets tied a state record with three consecutive titles from 1993-95. He also coached the boy's basketball team to a state title in 1987.

Gealy, who was born and reared in New Castle, PA, resides in Salisbury with his wife, Judy. Judy is a retired mathematics teacher from Salisbury High School. They have two sons, Todd and Elliot. Todd is a teacher with ICS in Bangkok, Thailand.  In the fall of 2012, Elliot became the head men's and women's golf coach at Pfeiffer University.

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January 4

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 81-45

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 77-83

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January 8

Basketball (W) vs. BREVARD 80-64

Basketball (M) vs. BREVARD 81-46

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January 11

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 51-59

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 82-97

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January 14

Swimming MEN vs. WINGATE 81-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. WINGATE 69-116

Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 66-70

Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 80-101

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January 18

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 70-52

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 100-99

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January 20

Swimming WOMEN vs. SWIMMING 107-141

Swimming MEN vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 128-130

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January 21

Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 80-51

Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 84-71

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January 25

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 8 p.m.

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January 28

Swimming @ Barton w/Randolph Macon 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Mars Hill 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Mars Hill 4 p.m.

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