Michigan State senior Allyson Geer-Park has been named to the United States Team for the 2020 Arnold Palmer Cup, it was announced on Friday, March 27. Geer-Park was one of six players to garner an automatic qualifier to the 12-woman US Team.
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The Michigan State men’s golf team is in fourth place after two rounds of play on Monday in The Challenge at The Concession in Bradenton, Florida. The Spartans are 47-over-par 623 (305-318), 11-shots out of second place. Host South Florida was the only team in the field of 11 to put together a round under 300 on Monday and leads the tournament at 23-over-par 599 (299-300).
Mark Dantonio’s sudden retirement left Jordon Simmons in limbo. The announcement Feb. 4 that he was done after 13 seasons at Michigan State came hours before signing day when Simmons was expected to sign his letter of intent. Instead, the 2020 running back recruit from Marietta, Georgia, decided to wait until the Spartans hired a new football coach. It turned out to be a familiar name with ties to his family: Mel Tucker.
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The Michigan State men’s golf team played its final two matches of the 2020 Big Ten Match Play Championship on Saturday at the Hammock Beach Resort Ocean Course. The Spartans dropped their opening match to Iowa, 4 & 2, and then tied Minnesota, but the Gophers claimed the tiebreaker.
The 13th-ranked Michigan State women’s golf team shot a 2-under-par 286 in the second round of the UCF Challenge on Monday at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Orlando. The Spartans are 8-under-par 568 (282-286) and tied with No. 3 Kent State for second place, one shot behind Miami for the tournament lead.
The 13th-ranked Michigan State women’s golf team is in first place after the opening round of the UCF Challenge at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Orlando, Florida. The Spartans shot a 6-under-par 282 on Sunday to occupy the top spot, five shots better than second-place Miami.
For the second straight year, Michigan State senior golfer Allyson Geer-Park has received an invitation to play in the Augusta National Women’s Amateur. Geer-Park will be one of the 72 top amateur players from around the world to compete in the tournament, April 1-4, which will take place at Augusta National Golf Club.
A pair of former Spartan standouts have earned LPGA Tour status for 2020. Sarah Burnham and Liz Nagel both finished in the top 45 of the LPGA Q-Series this past week in Pinehurst, North Carolina. Nagel finished the eight-round tournament 1-under-par 571 and tied for 16th place, while Burnham was even-par 572 and tied for 20th place.
The 10th-ranked Michigan State women’s golf team moved up three spots on the final day of The Landfall Tradition to take sixth place at 10-over-par 874 (299-289-286).
The 10th-ranked Michigan State women’s golf team will cap its fall schedule this weekend with The Landfall Tradition in Wilmington, North Carolina. The 54-hole tournament, which will take place at the Country Club of Landfall, will run Friday – Sunday.
The Michigan State men’s golf team played its final 18 holes of the fall on Monday with the third round of the Quail Valley Intercollegiate in Vero Beach, Florida. The Spartans shot a 3-under-par 285 on Monday and ended the tournament 18-under-par 846 (284-277-285), which put them in seventh place in the 14-team tournament at Quail Valley Golf Club.
The Michigan State men’s golf team will conclude its fall schedule with the Quail Valley Intercollegiate this weekend in Vero Beach, Florida. The seventh annual event will take place at Quail Valley Golf Club, Sunday (36 holes) and Monday (18 holes).
Michigan State sophomore Valery Plata was named the Big Ten Golfer of the Week, it was announced by the conference office on Wednesday (Oct. 16). Plata is the third Spartan to be named the conference’s golfer of the week this season and it’s the first such honor of her career.
The Michigan State men’s golf team is 11-over-par 579 (285-294) and tied for seventh place after two rounds at the Fighting Irish Classic on Monday at the Warren Golf Course on the campus of Notre Dame.
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The Michigan State men’s golf team is in eighth place after two rounds of play on Monday at the Inverness Intercollegiate at Toledo’s Inverness Country Club. Leading the way for the Spartans is junior James Piot, who is just two shots off the lead at even-par 142 (69-73) and tied for third place in an elite field.
The Michigan State women’s golf team got its first tournament win of the season on Monday, capturing the Mary Fossum Invitational title in convincing fashion at Forest Akers West. The Spartans shot an 8-over-par 296 on Monday and won the tournament at 20-over-par 884 (298-290-296), which was 23 shots better than second-place Western Kentucky.
Michigan State junior Yurika Tanida has been named the Big Ten Golfer of the Week, it was announced by the conference office on Wednesday, Sept. 18. Tanida posted the best finish of her career at the Glass City Invitational in Toledo, Ohio, earlier this week as she tied for fourth place.
Three Spartans placed in the top 10 as the Michigan State women’s golf team took third place at the season-opening Glass City Invitational in Toledo, Ohio. The Spartans shot an 8-over-par 296 in Monday’s final round at the historic Inverness Club and finished the tournament 15-over-par 879 (288-295-296), nine shots back of first-place Florida.