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.
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The Michigan State women’s golf team got its 2019-20 season off to a strong start on Monday as the Spartans are in second place after two rounds of the Glass City Invitational, in Toledo, Ohio.
The Michigan State men’s golf team concluded the Gopher Invitational under wet and windy conditions on Monday at Windsong Farm Golf Club in Independence, Minnesota. The Spartans finished the event tied for 12th place at 29-over-par 881 (290-291-300).
The Michigan State men’s golf team is in 11th place after two rounds of play at the Gopher Invitational at Windsong Farm Golf Club in Independence, Minnesota.
Michigan State junior James Piot claimed his first career individual title at the Island Resort Intercollegiate on Sunday at Sage Run Golf Club in the Upper Peninsula. Piot was the co-leader after two rounds and turned in a 3-under-par 69 to surge to the title.
Michigan State junior James Piot is 6-under-par 138 and tied for the lead after two rounds at the Island Resort Intercollegiate in Harris, Michigan. As a team, the Spartans are in fifth place after two rounds of the season-opening tournament in the U.P. at 5-over-par 581 (289-292). Purdue leads the 10-team field at 11-under-par 565 (280-285), followed by East Carolina at 7-under-par 569 and Liberty at 6-under-par 570.
The Michigan State men’s golf team will travel north to the Upper Peninsula to play its first tournament of the 2019-20 season this weekend. The Spartans will be on of 10 teams taking part in the Island Resort Intercollegiate in Harris, which is located just west of Escanaba. The tournament will be played at Sage Run Golf Club on Sunday (36 holes) and Monday (18 holes).
Michigan State seniors Allyson Geer-Park and Paz Marfa Sans, along with junior Yurika Tanida have been named to the Big Ten Women’s Golfers to Watch List, which was announced by the conference office on Wednesday. Each of the 14 Big Ten schools had three players named to the list.
Michigan State’s James Piot, Troy Taylor II and Andrew Walker were all named to the 2019-20 Big Ten Men’s Golfers to Watch List, announced by the conference office on Wednesday. In all, 42 golfers – three from each school – were named to the list.
A tournament win, a top-three showing at the Big Ten Championships and a program-record fourth consecutive NCAA Tournament bid helped the Michigan State men’s golf team to one of its best seasons in the last decade in 2018-19. The Spartans also helped re-write the record book, producing some of the best team and individual scores and averages in the history of the program.
The Michigan State men’s golf team moved up three spots in the final round of the NCAA Pullman Regional on Wednesday, finishing in seventh place at 12-under-par 828 (273-283-272). Unfortunately for the Spartans, Wednesday’s program-record 8-under-par 272 wasn’t enough to get them into the top five to earn a berth in next week’s NCAA Championships.
Michigan State golfers Allyson Geer-Park and Haylin Harris will take part in the NCAA Championships beginning on Friday, May 17 at the Blessing’s Golf Club in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
The Michigan State women’s golf team is in ninth place after two rounds of play at the NCAA East Lansing Regional at Forest Akers West. The Spartans shot a 15-over-par 303 on Tuesday and are at 20-over 596 (293-303) through 36 holes.
The Michigan State men’s golf team is headed to Pullman, Washington, for the NCAA Regionals. The field for the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships was announced late Wednesday night and the Spartans were one of the 81 teams selected for this year’s event. Complete NCAA field The Spartans’ selection marks the first time in program history MSU has earned an NCAA Regional bid in four consecutive years.
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Michigan State junior golfer Allyson Geer-Park has been selected to play in the Augusta National Women’s Amateur this April. Geer was one of just 72 golfers chosen to play in this prestigious inaugural event.
Michigan State men’s golf head coach Casey Lubahn announced on Thursday (Nov. 15) the Spartans have signed Pierce Morrissey and Bradley Smithson to National Letters of Intent to join the program for the 2019-20 season.
Michigan State women’s golf head coach Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll announced on Thursday (Nov. 15) that the program has signed Sydney Naro (Toronto, Ontario) and Nina Rissi (Barcelona, Spain) to National Letters of Intent. Naro will enroll at MSU for the 2019 spring semester, joining the team in January for the remainder of this year. Rissi will arrive at MSU in the fall for the 2019-20 season.