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Todd Oehrlein found more than sunshine in his recruiting travels to Florida. He found Tracy Lee and Gabrielle Tomeo.
MADISON – With so much experience coming back to the University of Wisconsin men's golf program next fall, Badgers coach Michael Burcin knows it will be tough for Cameron Frazier and Chip Savarie to crack UW's lineup.
MILWAUKEE -- They couldn't come from more different backgrounds, but Connor Brown (Los Angeles, Calif.) and Tyler Leach (Spring Valley, Wis.) will have the same goal in mind next fall when they come to Marquette University: Keep the Golden Eagles among the nation's premier college men's golf…
The former Milwaukee Marquette golfer withstood three lead changes over a three-hole stretch on the back nine before winning Nos. 16 and 17 en route to a 1-up victory over Illinois' Brendan O'Reilly as the Commodores won 4-1.
Maleki, who was looking at NCAA Division III options until Division I UW-Green Bay came calling, spent a day last month exploring every corner of campus before deciding that coach Lee Reinke's program was the best fit for her.
HIGHLAND, Michigan -- Freshman Ben Gilles birdied his first three holes Tuesday and shot even-par 72 to finish second at the Titans Motown Collegiate tournament at Prestwick Village GC.
The Golden Eagles counted three 71s and a 73 in a 2-under-par 286 that helped them finish the 54-hole event at 32-under 832 and withstand Virginia comeback. The Cavaliers shot 277 on the final day.
At 13-under-par 131, Farrell takes a four-stroke lead over Virginia’s Ashton Poole (65-70) while junior Austin Kendziorski (64-72) and freshman Hunter Eichhorn (71-65) are tied for third at 8-under 136 entering the final round.
Senior Gabby Curtis got the Badgers started quickly, going 5-under on her first nine holes to jump out to a 2-up lead on the Cyclones' Celia Barquin Arozamena at the turn en route to a 2-and-1 victory, UW's lone win in the finals.
Wisconsin.Golf's No. 1-ranked girls golfer in the Class of 2019 thought the recruiting process would lead her away from Wisconsin, but instead it showed Lauterbach that the grass was just as green staying close to home.
The Phoenix sophomore, playing the No. 5 position, shot a 4-under-par 67 and helped his team fire a final-round 287 to finish tied for ninth place in the 14-team field with an 882 total. Host Murray State (279-286-285) won the event with an 850 total.
Senior Leah Birch (80-78-81) and freshman Lori Meyer (79-80-80) led the way as the Phoenix shot rounds of 326-325-317 and finished 11th out of 14 teams at the Northern Kentucky Invitational, 54 shots behind first-place UNC-Asheville.
She announced recently she orally committed to the NCAA Division II Warriors over interest in Division II Southwest Minnesota State and Lindenwood (Missouri) and Division III UW-Oshkosh.
Straight, wife of Winona State men's golf coach Jeff Straight, replaces Julie Hennessy, who resigned as coach in May after a six-year run, and Anderson will become the fifth Wisconsin golfer on the roster in the fall of 2018.
CORAL SPRINGS, Flordia -- At least 29 golfers with Wisconsin ties have been named Women's Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholars, the association announced Wednesday.
MILWAUKEE —Marquette golfers swept the top eight spots and UW-Parkside the last eight Friday in a non-conference dual-meet tune-up at Tripoli CC for their respective conference tournaments.
The Sabers senior said she chose the Mavericks over three other finalists on her list -- St. Cloud (Minn.) State, Luther College in Decorah, Iowa and Maryville University in St. Louis -- and after visiting St. Xavier (Ill.) near Chicago and Carroll University in Waukesha.
Herb shoots 73 and ties for eighth at 215 as the unranked Tommies slay some of the small-school men's golf giants to take the team title seven shots over No. 2-ranked Huntingdon (Ala.) .
Hofmeister, the 2016 WIAC Champion, earned conference player-of-the-week honors twice during 2017 and finished second at the WIAC Championship. Hernandez is just the 12th golfer in WIAC history to earn at least three first-team all-conference honors.
REEDSBURG -- CheyAnn Knudsen believed her chances of reaching the NCAA Division III women’s golf championship would improve after her transfer last summer from Carthage College to UW-Whitewater. And the sophomore from Milton believed it could happen quickly.
The Blue Devils senior's 2-over-par 74 moved her to 10-over 154 and one shot ahead of Whitewater's CheyAnn Knudsen and Stout's Trystin Kluess entering the final round.
WEST CHICAGO, Illinois — Rain washed out the final round of the 2017 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin women's golf championship Saturday at Prairie Landing GC, making Carthage College junior Sarah Lyman the conference champion with a 36-hole total of 5-over-par 149.