‘Women’s Golf’ Category
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's golf team is in second place after the first round of the Minnesota State University, Mankato Spring Invite that is being played at Bunker Hills Golf Course. The Gusties scored a 320 in the first round, just four strokes behind meet leader and host Minnesota State. St. Cloud State University is in third place with a score of 332.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's golf teams are each back in action this weekend, one week removed from competition in the Augsburg Invite. The women travel to Coon Rapids, Minnesota for the Minnesota State University, Mankato Invite that will be played at Bunker Hills Country Club, while the men host the Bobby Krig Invite, with Sunday's first round to be played at The Ridges at Sand Creek in Jordan, Minn. and Monday's final round at Le Sueur Country Club in Le Sueur, Minn.
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 women’s golf team competed in one round Friday at the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club with a pair of golfers from Flagler College participating as well. Lara Ardler and Miranda Greene of Flager shot the first and second best rounds of the day at 74 and 79, respectively, while the Gusties rounded out the rest of the nine-golfer field.
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.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's golf team remained in sixth place to finish competition at the George Fox Invite being played at The Lakes Course over the weekend in Peoria, Ariz. The Gusties improved three strokes on the tournament's second day to finish with a combined shot total of 645 (+77), but it wasn't enough to catch fifth place Olivet College which finished with a score of 638 (+70). Host George Fox won the tourney with a score of 596 (+28).
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's golf team is in sixth place out of eight teams following day one of the George Fox Invite being played at the Lakes Course. The Gusties shot 324 (+40) as a team and are eight shots behind fifth place Olivet College. Host school George Fox leads the tournament field with a team score of 297 (+13) following the first day of play.