The Valparaiso University women’s golf team competed in the final round of the Missouri Valley Conference Fall Preview on Tuesday at Sand Creek Station Golf Course in Newton, Kan. A trio of Crusaders - sophomore Tiffany Curtis, junior Kylie Shoemake and sophomore Kayla Krueger all tied for the team lead in Round 3.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf team took the course with a group of competitors filled with its Missouri Valley Conference peers on Monday at Sand Creek Station Golf Course in Newton, Kan. Wichita State hosted Day 1 of the Missouri Valley Conference Fall Preview, which features all 10 MVC programs plus the host Shockers.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf team turned in an encouraging performance during the third and final round of the Loyola Fall Invitational on Tuesday in Flossmoor, Ill. Six players had scores of 82 or better, part of a solid team performance. Valpo started the day eight strokes behind Green Bay, but moved past the Phoenix to garner ninth in the team standings. The Crusaders (983) also finished ahead of Chicago State.
Katie Willenbrink delivered the Valparaiso University women’s golf team’s top performance of the day as the Crusaders competed in the first two rounds of the Loyola Invitational on Monday. The senior made her season debut with solid showing, picking up where she left off after leading the Crusaders in scoring average last season.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf team turned in a 331 as a team in the third round of the Redbird Invitational on Monday in Normal, Ill., closing out the first tournament of the season with a 983 over three rounds. The battle for the team’s top score was tightly-contested, as four strokes separated the team leader from fourth on the squad.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf team teed off the 2017-2018 season on Sunday, participating in the Redbird Invitational hosted by Illinois State University in Normal, Ill. The Redbirds welcomed the Crusaders as a late addition to the field after Valpo’s initial plans of partaking in the Golfweek Program Challenge in Pawleys Island, S.C. were scrapped when the event was cancelled due to Hurricane Irma. Instead of the initially-planned 18 holes on Sunday, the Crusaders cranked up the season with a full day of golf that featured 36 holes.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf team has announced its schedule for the 2017-2018 season, its first year of play in the Missouri Valley Conference. The Crusaders get the campaign going on Sunday, Sept. 10 with the first of two days in the Golf Week Program Challenge in Myrtle Beach, S.C.