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Men’s golf finish 17th in weekend tournament

By Sam Bauman | March 18, 2013

Men’s golf finished 17 out of 18 this past weekend at the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular in Florida. The Huskies were +71 with a score of 935 in the tournament and finished one point away from the 16th place team, George Mason University. The top scoring...

Men’s Golf looks to seniors for leadership

By Sean Anderson | October 8, 2012

With six seniors, NIU men’s golf has more than enough leadership. “It is always good to have senior leaders on your team,” said coach Tom Porten. “Over the last few years Bryce Emory, Griffin Bauman and Kurtis Luedtke, each in their own way have...

Men’s golf finishes tenth at D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate

By Sean Anderson | September 23, 2012

Men’s golf finished for 10th place at the D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate in Normal, Ill. The Huskies are coming off an 11th place finish at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate last week and were looking to finish better at Normal. At the end of day one, the...

Men’s golf balancing books and hitting the links

By Dustin King | April 4, 2012

Over the past month, Kurtis Luedtke, NIU men’s golfer, had a conflicting schedule. “It’s really hard,” Luedtke said. “You have to learn how to compartmentalize your life. When you’re on the course, you can’t think about school, and when...

Men’s golf places third at MAC match play

By Sean Anderson | February 14, 2012

NIU's men's golf hit the links for the Mid-American Match Play Monday and Tuesday at the South Course Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club in Dade City, Fla.Wins by Nick Schiavi, Griffin Bauman, Matt Gorman and Kurtis Luedtke against Miami (Ohio) highlighted...