Men’s & Women’s Golf Teams Win Augsburg Invite, Brandt Is Men’s Individual Champion

Posted on April 10th, 2016 by

The Gustavus men's golf team earned the team championship at the Augsburg Invite.

Men’s Results | Women’s Results

BECKER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s golf teams were able to maintain their respective leads from Day One, and each took home first place at the Augsburg Invite this past weekend. The men, who played at Pebble Creek Golf Course, scored a combined 594 (+18), while the women, who played at Les Bolstad Golf Course scored a total of 695 (+127). Senior Andrew Brandt (Medina, Minn.) highlighted the men’s team finish with an individual championship after scoring a 69 in Sunday’s final round.

“Both teams played great rounds of golf today,” said Coach Scott Moe. “It was also cool to see AB get his first individual championship and Alec [Aunan] had a great round as well for a two-day total of one over par on the men’s side. McKenzie was very consistent for our women and Ellie was right behind her after a great second round. These results certainly give us a lot of confidence heading into our home tournament next weekend.”

Men’s Scores: 301, 293=594 total
Andrew Brandt: 73, 69=142 total (1st place)
Chris Captain: 78, 71=149 total (T-3rd place)
Andrew Krasaway: 71, 78=149 total (T-3rd place)
Max Savini: 79, 75=154 total (10th place)
Blake Heiman: 86, 79=165 total (T-42nd place)

Women’s Scores: 345, 350= 695 total
McKenzie Swenson: 85, 85=170 (2nd place)
Ellie Brandt: 88, 84=170 (T-3rd place)
Emilie Anderson: 87, 86=173 (T-5th)
Mae Meierhenry: 83, 90=173 (T-5th)
Chloe Altmann: 95, 82=177 (8th)

The Gusties are back in action next weekend, as the men host the Bobby Krig Invite at Ridges at Sand Creek in Jordan, Minn. and Le Sueur Country Club in Le Sueur, Minn. on Sunday and Monday, while the women head to MSU, Mankato on Saturday and Sunday.

 

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