The Valparaiso University women’s golf team rounded out the spring season’s opening event on Saturday with 18 holes of match play at Dye Course at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The Crusaders finished fourth in the team scoring, racking up six head-to-head wins over the three rounds at the Ball State Sunshine Invitational.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf team embarked upon the spring season on Friday, competing in 36 holes of match play at Dye Course at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The Crusaders are in third place in the team standings through two rounds, owning five team points in an unusual match play format that does not feature head-to-head team scoring. The original format was altered when Western Carolina withdrew due to travel impacted by weather.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf program has released its 2018-19 recruiting class, as current high school seniors Morgan Kier and Payton Hodson have signed National Letters of Intent to join Valpo’s program.
After inclement weather caused the cancellation of the first day of competition, the Valparaiso University women’s golf team cranked up the Braun Intercollegiate on Tuesday at Oak Meadow CC in Evansville, Ind. The event consisted of just one 18-hole round due to the first round being washed out on Monday. The Crusaders turned in a strong showing on the final day of fall competition, placing eighth of 13.
The Valparaiso University women’s golf team was slated to begin its final tournament of the fall season on Monday, but the first day of the Braun Intercollegiate has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
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 has announced the addition of Patrick Mudd to its coaching staff as a volunteer assistant.
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 will have an immediate chance to meet Missouri Valley Conference competition as it embarks on the 2017-18 season by visiting a Valley foe on Sunday.
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.
Continuing the #ValpoInTheValley series, which will take a look at each of the Missouri Valley Conference’s 17 sports, are men’s and women’s golf. Learn about the landscape of The Valley in the pair of sports and hear from men’s head coach David Gring and women’s head coach Jonathan Haas as they talk about what their respective programs are looking forward to entering the first season of MVC competition and who will lead the way in 2017-18 for their teams.