Valparaiso University men’s golf head coach David Gring announced today his team’s schedule for the upcoming 2016-17 season. The slate is highlighted by a home tournament at Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton on Sept. 6-7.
Valparaiso University junior Zach Cutler (O’Fallon, Mo./Timberland) is set to compete at the 116th U.S. Amateur Championship next week at Oakland Hills C.C. in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. The prestigious tournament will be contested over seven days, starting on Monday, Aug. 15.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf program has been honored by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) as the Division I Academic National Champion, posting the top team GPA among all Division I programs. The 11-man Crusader roster combined for a team GPA of 3.755 over the 2015-16 academic year.
Three Valparaiso men’s golfers were named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars as the Golf Coaches Association of America announced this year's honorees this week. Graduated senior Jared Magoline and rising seniors Nick Seitz and Peter Webb were the three Crusaders honored, matching the program’s highest number of honorees in a single season.
13 Valparaiso University student-athletes earned spots on the Horizon League Spring Academic All-League teams, as announced by the league office today. The men’s track and field team had four honorees from the outdoor season, while the women’s squad had three honorees. Three baseball players earned Academic All-League accolades, while softball, men’s golf and men’s tennis each had one recipient apiece.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team finished up the 2016 Horizon League Championship at Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. on Sunday, closing out the three-day league tournament in sixth position. Sunday also marked the final round of the Crusaders’ 2015-16 season.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team improved by five shots over its first-round performance in Saturday’s second round at the 2016 Horizon League Championship from Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla., finishing the day in fifth place in the standings with one round to play.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team opened action from the Horizon League Championship at Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. on Friday, finishing out the opening 18 holes tied for fifth place in a tight pack of teams.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team placed a pair of golfers on the All-Horizon League teams as the league announced its postseason awards Thursday evening, prior to the start of the Horizon League Championship on Friday. Junior Peter Webb (Madison, Wis./James Madison Memorial) was named a First Team All-League honoree, while classmate Nick Seitz (Xenia, Ohio/Carroll) picked up Second Team All-League accolades.