The Valparaiso University men’s golf team rounded out a successful home tournament on Tuesday with the final 18 holes of the Crusader Collegiate at Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton. Valpo played host to a 13-team event that featured beautiful weather on both days. Valpo tied for fifth in the team standings, led by a strong showing from senior Mitchell Wittmann (Kaukauna, Wis. / Kaukauna), who tied for third.
The lone home tournament of the season for the Valparaiso University men’s golf team got underway on Monday at Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton. All 10 Valpo golfers participated in the event, as Valpo featured an A and B team as part of a 13-team field. The top Valpo team sits in a tie for sixth place entering the final round.
All five members of the Valparaiso University men’s golf lineup equaled or bettered their Round 2 scores in the third and final round of the Golfweek Program Challenge on Tuesday in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Valpo trimmed eight strokes off its team score, claiming 11th in the overall standings.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team was led by freshman Charlie Toman (Chardon, Ohio / Notre Dame Cathedral Latin) for the second consecutive day on Monday in the middle round of the Golfweek Program Challenge in South Carolina. The rookie carded a 74 to lead a young Valpo team in Round 2.
A senior and a freshman tied for the team lead as three members of the Valparaiso University men’s golf team carded two under par or better in Sunday’s first round of the Golfweek Program Challenge at True Blue in Myrtle Beach, S.C. That helped the team finish the day six strokes under par and tied for sixth in a competitive 14-team field. Valpo’s 18-hole score of 282 was the second-best single-round performance in program history and the best since 2014.
Freshman Charlie Toman (Chardon, Ohio / Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin) didn’t have to wait long for the first accolade of his Valparaiso University men’s golf career.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team closed out a strong Labor Day weekend showing by turning in a team score of six over par (294) in the final round of the Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate on Monday. Valpo climbed from ninth to seventh in a competitive 18-team field in the season’s first tournament, which was held in Verona, N.Y.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team started the season with a strong opening day at the Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate on Sunday, finishing a long first day of competition with a 36-hole score of 601 (+25). Valpo currently sits in ninth in a quality field of 18 teams.
After making its Missouri Valley Conference debut a year ago, the Valparaiso University men’s golf team is poised for Year 2 as MVC members.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team has announced its schedule for the 2018-2019 season. The slate includes six fall tournaments and six spring events.
The Valparaiso University men’s golf team was recognized by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) on Friday for its sustained success in the classroom.
Valparaiso University head men’s golf coach Dave Gring has announced the addition of Tom Brankin to his staff as a volunteer assistant coach.