The Daily Northwestern

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...

Men’s Golf: Dangerous, driven Eric Chun chases champs

Mitchell Armentrout

May 26, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

Most of us don't settle on a career path by age 10. For that matter, many of us haven't settled on anything in college.For Eric Chun, though, the picture came into focus early in life.Chun first followed his father to a driving ran...

Men’s Golf: Wildcats fall just short at Regionals, finish in sixth

Mitchell Armentrout

May 23, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

One more fairway. One more solid drive. One more putt.Any of those could have helped Northwestern force a playoff at the NCAA Central Regional at Notre Dame last weekend. Instead the Wildcats finished in a tie for sixth place, on...

Men’s Golf: Northwestern in fifth after one day at NCAA Regional

May 19, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

After the first day of competition in the NCAA Central Regional tournament at Warren Country Club in South Bend, Ind., Northwestern is in position to qualify for the National Championship tournament.Led by junior Josh Dupont's ...

NU trying to repeat 2008 performance

Mitchell Armentrout

May 18, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

Northwestern is looking to capture the luck of the Irish this weekend. Fortunately for the Wildcats, they've already found it once.NU hopes to extend its season as it competes in the NCAA Central Regional at Warrren Golf Cour...

Women’s Golf: On the record with sophomore Alex Lederhausen

Minjae Park

May 5, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

Alex Lederhausen finished second on the women's golf team with a stroke average of 76.18. The sophomore, whose sister Rebecca is also a member of the Wildcats, hails from Hinsdale, Ill. The DAILY sat down with her to talk about ...

Women’s Golf: NU looks to stop 10-year NCAA curse

Minjae Park

May 4, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

A hurdle Northwestern has not overcome for 10 years stands between it and nationals: the NCAA Central Regional Championships."(Making nationals) would be a big deal," coach Emily Fletcher said. "It would be huge, a real landmark ...