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The Gustavus men’s golf team shot a 303 (+15) in the first round of the Frank Wrigglesworth Blugold Invite Sunday, which has the Gusties sitting in second place behind the host UW-Eau Claire with a 296.
Going up against a competitive field at the Transylvania Fall Invite, the Gustavus men’s golf team finished in third place out of 16 teams with a three-round score of 305-292-294-891 (+27). Greensboro won the event with an 868, while Wittenberg took second with an 877.
The Gustavus men’s golf team sits in third place after day one at the Transylvania Fall Invitational, played at the University Club of Kentucky. The Gusties shot a 597, 21-over par Saturday, which is 15 strokes behind the leader, Greensboro. Wittenberg is two stroke behind in second.
2004 Gustavus graduate Neil Johnson finished his collegiate career as a four-time All-American and was a team member of a national championship. He has since played golf professionally for the past decade and last Sunday marked the biggest win of his career. Johnson won the CoBank Colorado Open, which included a field of players who had previously been on the PGA Tour.
Senior golfer Andrew Krasaway (Hermantown, Minn.) and senior distance runner Marit Sonnesyn (Plymouth, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College April Male and Female Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.
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 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.
Article courtesy of Matt Higgins, MIAC Assistant Executive Director St. Paul, Minn. – Gustavus golfer Chris Captain (So., Rochester, Minn./Century) burst onto the MIAC scene in 2014 by capturing individual medalist honors at the conference championship meet as a freshman. In his 2015 debut, Captain added another highlight to his young career as the sophomore […]
Norman, Okla. – The Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) has released the 2015 Division III All-Freshman Team, naming Gustavus Adolphus men’s golfer Chris Captain (Rochester, Minn.) as one of the six individuals from across the country to earn the honor. The All-Freshman Team is composed of one golfer from each of the six regions […]
Monticello, Minn. – The Gustavus Adophus men’s golf team moved up three places to finish second overall at the Saint John’s Spring Invitational held over the weekend at the St. Cloud Country Club and Monticello Country Club. Following an opening round 301 (+13) that put the Gusties in fifth place, Head Coach Scott Moe’s squad […]