The Michigan State men’s golf team played the opening two rounds of the Boilermaker Invitational on Saturday at Kampen Golf Course in West Lafayette, Indiana. The Spartans were one of eight teams in the field of 16 to complete both rounds before darkness halted play for the day just after 8:30 p.m.
The Michigan State men’s golf team will return to Indiana this weekend for the Boilermaker Invitational, April 10-11, in West Lafayette, Indiana. The Spartans are coming off a win last weekend at the Hoosier Collegiate Invitational.
For the second straight week, Michigan State senior James Piot has been named the Big Ten Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Thursday, April 8. Piot took first place in helping MSU to the team title last weekend at the Hoosier Collegiate Invitational.
Michigan State junior Valery Plata has been named the Big Ten Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday, April 7. Plata recorded the second-lowest 54-hole total of her career with a 7-under-par 209 in helping the Spartans win the IU Spring Challenge on Monday.
The Michigan State women’s golf team recorded its lowest score of the season in winning the IU Spring Challenge on Monday in Sellersburg, Indiana. The Spartans’ 15-under-par 849 (284-285-280) topped the five-team field and second place Notre Dame by 32 shots. MSU’s 8-under-par 280 on Monday was their lowest round of the tournament at The Covered Bridge Golf Club.
The Michigan State men’s golf team won its first tournament of the season on Sunday, taking home the title at the Hoosier Collegiate Invitational in Bloomington, Indiana. Not only did the Spartans capture the team trophy, but senior James Piot also took medalist honors to give the Spartans a sweep of the hardware.
The Michigan State men’s golf team leads the Hoosier Collegiate Invitational after two rounds of play on Saturday at the Pfau Course at Indiana University. The Spartans are 19-over-par 587 (298-289), 10 strokes ahead of the host Hoosiers and 12 in front of third-place Nebraska.
The Michigan State women’s golf team will compete in the IU Spring Challenge on Sunday and Monday at Covered Bridge Golf Club in Sellersburg, Indiana. The event will get underway with 36 holes on Sunday and then the final 18 on Monday.
The Michigan State men’s golf team travels to Indiana this weekend for the Hoosier Collegiate Invitational, which will take place Saturday and Sunday at Indiana University’s Pfau Course. The teams are scheduled to play the first two rounds on Saturday beginning with a 9 a.m. shotgun start, then play the final round on Sunday starting at 9 a.m. with tee times off the first and 10th holes.
Michigan State senior James Piot has been named the Big Ten Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday, March 31. Piot produced his best finish of the season – third – in helping MSU finish third at the Tar Heel Intercollegiate this past weekend.
The Michigan State men’s golf team gets back into action this weekend with the Tar Heel Intercollegiate, Saturday – Monday in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The Tar Heel Intercollegiate will mark the first of six consecutive weeks of competition for the Spartans, which will culminate with the Big Ten Championships the first weekend in May.
The Michigan State women’s golf team wrapped up the Briar’s Creek Invitational on Tuesday in South Carolina, taking sixth place. The Spartans posted their best round of the tournament on Tuesday with a 3-under-par 285 and finished the event 29-over-par 893 (307-301-285), which was just seven shots out of the top three.
The Michigan State women’s golf team is off to South Carolina for the Briar’s Creek Invitational, March 15-16 at The Golf Club at Briar’s Creek. A familiar event on the schedule, the Spartans will be making their fifth appearance in the tournament, which they last won in 2019.
The Michigan State men’s golf team finished the Spartan Collegiate at Sea Island on Tuesday in a tie for fifth place. The Spartans shot a 2-over-par 290 in Tuesday’s final round and were 4-under-par 860 (285-285-290) for the tournament, tying with Northwestern and Ohio State.
Michigan State senior golfer Yurika Tanida is far from her home country of Japan, but yet has found a way to make herself quite comfortable in East Lansing. She had an incredible 2019-20 season, both on and off the golf course. She led the Spartans with 65 total birdies and 3.6 birdies per round. She was selected to the All-Big Ten First Team, and also to the Academic All-Big Ten team.
The Michigan State women’s golf team won its first tournament of the season on Tuesday, capturing the FAU Paradise Invitational in Boca Raton, Florida. The Spartans shot an even-par 288 in the final round, which was the lowest score of any team in the field. Michigan State won with a 6-under-par 858 (282-288-288) total, topping Maryland by one stroke and third-place Vanderbilt by two at Boca Lago Country Club.
The Michigan State men’s golf team opened the season with a third-place finish at the Big Ten Match Play Championship at Hammock Beach Resort in Palm Coast, Florida. The Spartans advanced to the semifinals where they met fifth-seeded Iowa on Saturday morning, falling 3 and 2. However, Michigan State responded with a dominating performance in the third-place match, topping 11th-seeded Wisconsin 4 and 1.
The Michigan State men’s golf team opened the 2021 season in strong fashion on Friday as the Spartans advanced to the semifinals of the Big Ten Match Play Championship at Hammock Beach Resort in Palm Coast, Florida. The No. 8-seeded Spartans defeated Maryland, 3.5-1.5, in the opening round, then tied No. 1 seed Northwestern, but won the tiebreaker, which was total holes ahead in the final match (7-6).
The Michigan State women’s golf team completed round two of the UCF Challenge on Monday, moving up two spots into 11th place. The Spartans shot an 8-over-par 296 on Monday and are 12-over-par 588 for the tournament that features some of the nation’s top teams.