M Golf - Archives 2017-18
Bill Chaves is the next Athletics Director at the University of North Dakota, UND President Mark Kennedy announced Saturday, Jan. 13. Chaves, who becomes UND's 16th A.D., has been Director of Athletics at Eastern Washington University since 2007 and is a two-time recipient (2012-13 & 2015-16) of national Athletic Director of the Year honors.
University of North Dakota athletics director Brian Faison announced the hiring of Matt Stricker as the head men's golf coach on Thursday. Stricker will begin his duties on Monday, Jan. 8.
University of North Dakota athletics director Brian Faison announced on Tuesday that Tim Swanson has resigned from his position as the head coach for the men's golf program. Swanson started his fifth season at the helm of the program this past fall.
North Dakota's Jordan Smith capped the fall season by equaling the low round of his collegiate career on Tuesday. The Bismarck native fired a 73 (+2) that included a trio of birdies in his closing six holes during the final round of the Zach Johnson Invitational.
The North Dakota men's golf team opened play at the Zach Johnson Invitational on Monday with junior Jordan Smith leading the way for the Fighting Hawks.
The North Dakota men's golf team concluded the 54-hole SIUE Derek Dolenc Invitational on Tuesday with third-round play. Freshman Keaton Wolf turned in the top score for the Fighting Hawks after posting a 78 (+7), which was his best round of the two-day event.
Madison, Ill. -- The North Dakota men's golf team returned to action Monday at the SIUE Derek Dolenc Invitational where the Fighting Hawks were without senior captain Jack McClintock, who will likely miss the rest of the fall season with an injury.
North Dakota senior Jack McClintock captured the first Big Sky Men's Golfer of the Week award doled out during the fall season on Wednesday. For the Fighting Hawks' captain, the honor is the second of his career.
The North Dakota men's golf team turned in its best round of the UNO Invitational on Saturday to wrap up its season-opening event. Freshman Keaton Wolf turned in the top score for the Fighting Hawks with a 76 (+5) and helped the team shoot a 313 (+25).
Senior captain Jack McClintock sits in the top 10 after the opening 36 holes of the UNO Invitational on Friday. McClintock fired back-to-back 74's and is tied for ninth with a 148 (+6) total after his first two rounds at the ArborLinks Golf Course.
Head coach Tim Swanson and the Fighting Hawks will open the 2017-18 season this Friday with the opening two rounds of the UNO Invitational.
The University of North Dakota placed 50 student-athletes on the 2017 Big Sky Conference Spring All-Academic Team, which was announced on Wednesday by the league office.