‘Men’s Golf’ Category
Gustavus Adolphus College golfers Andrew Brandt (Sr., Medina, Minn.) and McKenzie Swenson (So., Buffalo, Minn.) have earned MIAC Golfer of the Week honors as voted on by the MIAC Sports Information Directors.
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 the Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's golf teams lead their respective fields after one day of play at the Augsburg Invite on Saturday. The men's tournament is being played at Pebble Creek Golf Course in Becker, Minn., while the women's field is located at the Les Bolstad Course on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The men's squad leads second place Augsburg by three strokes (304-307), while the women are ahead of second place Bethel by 13 (345-358).
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's golf team is set to return to Minnesota for the remainder of the spring this weekend, as it will compete in the Augsburg College Spring Invite this Saturday and Sunday. The 36-hole tournament will take place in Becker, Minn. at Pebble Creek Golf Course.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's golf team spent the first three days of April in Camp LeJeune, N.C., to compete in the prestigious Camp LeJeune Gold Championship, which included many of the top teams in NCAA Division III. The Gusties - and especially senior Andrew Krasaway (Hermantown, Minn.) - certainly rose to the occasion, as the Gusties finished fifth out of 13 teams, led by Krasaway's 12th-place individual finish, as he shot 72 or better in each of the final two rounds. For his performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Krasaway Wednesday with the first MIAC Men's Golf Athlete-of-the-Week award of the spring 2016 season.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's golf team shot a 302 on the final day of the Camp Lejeune Invite being played at Paradise Point Golf Course, the second lowest score of the day for all competing teams.
The Gustavus men’s golf team competed in the second round of the Camp Lejeune Intercollegiate Golf Championship on Saturday and improved upon its first round scores. As a team, the Gusties shot a 279 in round two, which is one under par.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's golf team posted a score of 298 on Friday, its first day of the Camp Lejeune Invitational being held at Paradise Point Golf Course. The meet, which features a military veteran in each group, pairs each competing team with one other school for each round. The Gusties were paired with Chowan University on the meet's first day.
The Gustavus men’s and women’s golf teams are competing out of state this weekend during the College’s spring break. The No. 25-ranked men’s squad is participating in the 45th Annual Camp Lejeune Intercollegiate Golf Championship in Camp Lejeune, N.C., while the women are competing in a dual against Flagler College at the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. The men’s meet is a three-day, three-round event, while the women are competing in one round Friday.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's golf teams are each ranked in the top-25 nationally in the most recent Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) poll that was released last Wednesday. The men's team is ranked 20th with 76 points, while the women's squad is ranked 22nd with 100 points.