Junior Ryan Riihinen birdied two of his final four holes to card a 75 (+3) and lead a pack of four Fighting Hawks that all saved their best round of the Atchafalaya Intercollegiate for Tuesday's final loop around the Par-72 layout at Idlewild.
Junior Jordan Smith was the most consistent of the Fighting Hawks during a warm and windy opening two rounds of the Atchafalaya Intercollegiate played Monday at Idlewild.
Here is another installment of "A Dozen Divots", which will take a closer look at the University of North Dakota men's golf team. This session features Bismarck native Jordan Smith. The Fighting Hawks will be in action next week at the Atchafalaya Intercollegiate hosted by Nicholls State.
A day after being the only Fighting Hawk to shoot in the 70's, junior Jeremy Kirk was joined by three of his teammates as the North Dakota men's golf team improved its score by 21 strokes in final round action at the Pizza Hut-Pat Hicks Invitational.
North Dakota junior Jeremy Kirk carded a 74 (+2) and is tied for 15th after the opening round of the Pizza Hut-Pat Hicks Invitational played Monday at the Sunbrook Golf Course. Kirk paced the Fighting Hawks with three birdies as they were under the direction of head coach Matt Stricker for the first time in tournament play.
Here is another installment of "A Dozen Divots", which will take a closer look at the University of North Dakota men's golf team. This session's features the newest member of the team Ryan Riihinen.
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.