Darius Davis
Darius  Davis


Atlanta, Ga.

High School:
Arabia Mountain

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 168


The Shore Concludes Their Season in the PGA Minority Collegiate Championship

Three Hawks Finish in the Top 10


Hawks Improve Scores in Day Two of PGA Minority Championship

Davis, Lee Have Big Days for the Hawks


PGA Minority Collegiate Championship Opens

Hawks Close Round One


Hawks Finish Sixth At SSU Tiger Invitational

The Shore wraps up fall slate with a sixth-place finish in Savannah


Waters, Hawks Place Second At The VSU Trojan Fall Classic

Waters named to the all-tournament squad


Men's Golf (Maryland Eastern Shore Collegiate Challenge - 10.17-10.18.2016)

Men's Golf at the inaugural Maryland Eastern Shore Collegiate Challenge (Photos by Todd Dudek)


2016 Harry's

2016 Harry's (Photos by Megan Raymond)


UMES Men's Golf at the 2016 PGA Minority Championships

UMES Golf at the 2016 PGA Minority Championships in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Photos by Kyle Serba & UMES Media Relations)


UMES Men's Golf at the 2016 MEAC Men's Golf Championships

UMES Men's Golf at the 2016 Men's Golf Championships (Photos by Ben Brengman)

2017-18: Played in nine tournaments (20 rounds) ... named the team's Most Improved after the season ... averaged a 80 (+8) on the season ... made season debut in Hampton University Golf Invitational (Sept. 27) ... had his career high 72 (E) in Round 2 of PGA Minority Collegiate Championship (May 12).

Took part in six tournaments (15 rounds) ... averaged an 83 (+11) on the season ... in his season debut, he registered a 157 (+13) at the National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame (Sept. 23-24) ... guided the club to a second-place finish at the Virginia State Trojan Fall Classic (Oct. 24-25), posting a 162 (+18).

Competed in three events (eight rounds) in his first season with the Hawks ... named the team's Rookie of the Year ... finished his rookie campaign shooting an 81 (+9) ... in his collegiate debut at the FAMU Rattler Invitational (April 2-3), Davis placed 11th overall and shot a personal best (76) in the first round.

Member of the UMES Professional Golf Management (PGA) Parliamentarian.

High School/Club: Competed in swimming, track & field, and golf … Named varsity captain all four years … During his freshman through junior years, he placed among the top in the DeKalb County Golf Championship … In swimming, finished fifth in the regional tournament … In golf, placed second in regionals … Competed recreational in swimming at the YMCA in Atlanta, Ga. … Finished in the top three in the first-ever recreational swimming tournament … Academically, made honor freshman through junior years … Member of the Beta Club for two years … Involved organizations include UMES Professional Golf Management Students Association (PGASA), National Honor Society, Club Managers Association of America.

Personal: Born Dec. 4, 1995 in Atlanta … Son of Patricia Bennett-Davis … Has one sister, Darron, and two brothers, Daniel and Darren … Major is PGA Golf Management … Pre-game routine/superstition is praying … Plans on becoming a PGA Professional at private clubs … Best advice/favorite saying is, “Let God’s will be done” … Hobbies outside of sports are reading, studying, and socializing … Favorite Movie is Project X … Favorite Book/Author is The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini … Personal best sports moment is placing in the DeKalb County Championship while obtaining a school record … Most influential person is his father because he influenced him to get better in golf … Personal non-athletic accomplishment is being a successful “POSSE” semi-finalist for scholarship in Atlanta … Personal athletic goals before the season is consistently shooting in the 70s … Personal athletic goals before graduating is becoming a professional level … Darius was inducted into the African-American Collegiate and Youth Golfers Hall of Fame.

Career Personal Best: 72 (E), PGA Minority Collegiate Championship, May 12, 2018

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