The Daily Northwestern

Women’s Golf: Wildcats face tough road in North Carolina

Emily Drewry

April 2, 2012

Filed under Golf, Sports

Northwestern heads back to North Carolina looking to reverse its earlier bad luck in the Tar Heel state. The Wildcats will travel to Greensboro to play in the Bryan National Collegiate, hosted by Wake Forest and UNC Greensbor...

Men’s Golf: Wildcats look to continue strong spring play

Kevin Casey

April 1, 2012

Filed under Golf, Sports

Though golfing fans are focusing their attention on the happenings at Augusta National, the college golf world is focused on Bloomington, Ind. Northwestern is set to tee off April 6 and 7 at the Adidas Hoosier Invitational h...

Men’s Golf: Wildcats have two top-10 finishers in tough field

Kevin Casey

March 25, 2012

Filed under Golf, Sports

After a month off and time to build on their early wins at the Big Ten Match Play Championship and the Rice Intercollegiate, the men's golf team was back in action on March 22-23 at the Barona Collegiate Cup in Lakeside, Calif. Against a field of 16 ...

Women’s Golf: Weaver ties for first as Northwestern finishes in the middle of the pack

Emily Drewry

March 25, 2012

Filed under Golf, Sports

Northwestern used a first-place finish from Lauren Weaver to finish seventh at the Mountain View Collegiate in Tuscon, Ariz., on Friday and Saturday. The junior tied for first place with a 7-under 209, but lost in a playoff to San...

Women’s Golf: Wildcats hope to get a swing at the NCAA Championships

Kevin Casey

February 22, 2012

Filed under Golf, Sports

For the 2012 spring season, the Northwestern women's golf team is looking to improve its play and stay competitive. Still, one goal clearly matters most. The hopes of the team can be summed up in just one word: Nationals. The NCAA Cham...

Men’s Golf: Northwestern hopes to steal Big Ten title away from Illinois

Steven Montero

February 22, 2012

Filed under Golf, Sports

The state of Illinois can't hold two Big Ten champion teams, and the Wildcats are on a desperate trek to rip the title out of the Fighting Illini's hands. After coming up just short of Big Ten gold last spring, Northwestern fell to s...

Men’s Golf: Northwestern three-peats at Big Ten Match Play Championships

Colin Becht

February 11, 2012

Filed under Golf, Sports

Losing just one individual match throughout the weekend, the Northwestern men's golf team cruised to its third-straight victory in the Big Ten Match Play Championship. The Wildcats knocked off Minnesota 4-1-1 in the final fo...

Men’s Golf: Chun’s seventh-place finish helps Cats stay out of last

Ken Durbin

November 2, 2011

Filed under Golf, Sports

The Northwestern men's golf team completed the Gifford Collegiate tournament in San Martin, Calif., Wednesday with its best day of the tournament to finish 10th out of 11 teams and avoid a last-place finish heading into the wi...

Golf: Trouble on the links as Northwestern struggles against top competition

Ken Durbin

October 31, 2011

Filed under Golf, Sports

Over the Halloween weekend, the Northwestern women's golf team put the finishing touches on a fall season that has showcased the inconsistent nature of collegiate golf. After strong performances in each of their three prior to...

Men’s Golf: Cats hunt for Big Ten gold

Steven Montero

February 23, 2011

Filed under Golf, Sports

The story of reigning Big Ten champion David Lipsky is nothing if not compelling. In his first year at Northwestern, the now-senior didn't compete in a single tournament. Two years later he claimed the individual Big Ten title...

Women’s Golf: Northwestern drives for Tourney bid

Staff report

February 23, 2011

Filed under Golf, Sports

When Lauren Weaver broke Northwestern's single round and 54-hole tournament records at the Lady Northern Invitational in early October, it came as something of a surprise. Not because Weaver has flown under the radar - the so...