Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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 ...

Men’s Golf: David Lipsky captures crown, Northwestern finishes third at Big Ten Championships

Mitchell Armentrout and Mitchell Armentrout

May 1, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

Another year, another crown.For the second straight season, a Northwestern golfer earned the title of Big Ten Champion, as junior David Lipsky paced the conference with a four-round total of 281 to win by two strokes. As a team...

Men’s Golf: Eric Chun looks to defend title at Big Ten Championships

Mitchell Armentrout

April 28, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

After a strong spring resurgence that included top-half finishes in each of its five events and a first place finish at the Big Ten Match Play Championship, Northwestern's season reaches a climax this weekend as it heads to Mi...

Women’s Golf: Freshman weaves way to the top

Minjae Park

April 26, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

If her career were to end today, freshman Lauren Weaver would hold the school's record with a 75.41 stroke average, topping the 75.95 average of current record holder Alice Kim.As of now, Weaver has the second best single-season stroke av...

Men’s Golf: Cats turn in worst finish of spring, but Goss confident heading into Big Ten Championshi

Mitchell Armentrout

April 24, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

After a rebound of sorts, Northwestern is not discouraged by a tough tournament one week before the Big Ten Championships.Playing between extended rain delays last weekend, the Wildcats took sixth place in a field of twelve te...

Women’s Golf: NU finishes sixth at Big Ten Championships, earns first NCAA Regional bid since 2007

Minjae Park

April 24, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

Heading into the final round of the Big Ten Championships, Northwestern was tied for sixth place with Indiana. So when the Wildcats shrugged off the Hoosiers and overtook Wisconsin and Minnesota to claim fourth place halfway th...

Women’s Golf: Lindenschmidt, Weaver look to lead NU in Big Ten Championships

Minjae Park and Minjae Park

April 21, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

The numbers say they will finish fourth in the Big Ten Championships, but the Wildcats have other plans.No. 36 Northwestern enters the tournament in Madison, Wis., ranked behind No. 8 Purdue, No. 13 Michigan State and No. 18 Oh...

Men’s Golf: Cats look to beat conference foes in Big Ten tune-up

Mitchell Armentrout and Mitchell Armentrout

April 21, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

Northwestern looks to close out the regular season on a good note as they head to West Lafayette, Indiana this weekend for the Boilermaker Invitational.The team's final regular season tournament should present a good test for ...

Women’s Golf: Cats compete with Big Ten’s best at Lady Buckeye

Minjae Park

April 17, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

Two weeks ago at the Bryan National Collegiate, Northwestern proved it can compete with the top teams in the country. With their third place finish this week at the Lady Buckeye Invitational, the Wildcats affirmed their place am...

Women’s golf: Northwestern heads to Columbus, Ohio, for the Lady Buckeye Invitational

Minjae Park

April 14, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

With eight of Northwestern's conference rivals in the field this weekend, the Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational is shaping up to be a rehearsal for next week's Big Ten Championships.This tournament is an opportunity for the Wildc...

Men’s Golf: Northwestern captures third at Robert Kepler Intercollegiate

Mitchell Armentrout

April 11, 2010

Filed under Golf, Sports

After a mixed fall, Northwestern is finally finding its stride late in the spring season.The Wildcats finished third at the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate Tournament in Columbus, Ohio last weekend, and now coach Pat Goss is lookin...