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The women’s golf team celebrates a win April 10 at the Kansas City Shootout. The team begins MAC Championships April 21 in Cleveland.

Women’s golf takes 1st place

By Tom Burton | April 12, 2017

DeKALB — The women’s golf team shot a 303 in the final round, which was the low round of the day, to secure the victory April 10 at the Kansas City shootout.The Huskies (308-308-303 — 919) had the lead going into the final round and were able to...

Women’s golf begins spring season

By Tom Burton | February 16, 2017

Huskies finish sixth in conference playDeKALB — The women’s golf team opened its fall season in the warm Florida weather as it competed in the Mid-American Conference match play event Monday and Tuesday, finishing sixth out of 12 competing schools.Head...

Sophomore Kelly Anderson eyes her target Sept. 24 in the Mary Fossom Invitational in East Lansing, Michigan. Anderson averaged 78.2 as a freshman. 

Fall season over for Women’s Golf

By Tom Burton | October 10, 2016

The women’s golf team closed out the fall portion of its season Oct. 3 as they notched a top 10 finish at the Johnie Imes Invitational in Columbia, Missouri.The Huskies (299-300-293 — 892) were led by senior golfer Lena Gautier (75-77-69 — 221)...

Women’s golf tees off on the competition

By Tom Burton | September 22, 2016

DeKALB | Women’s golf kept the momentum going with a top-10 finish at the Cardinal Classic Tuesday after a runner-up finish at the Redbird Invitational Sept. 5.The Huskies finished sixth overall with total round scores of 303-297-304. NIU hovered around...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies finish 5th at MAC Championship

By Patrick Smith | April 27, 2015

Women’s golf placed fifth out of 10 teams at the MAC Championship to close out its season.The conference tournament was Friday to Sunday at the Shaker Run Golf Club in Lebanon, Ohio. The Huskies finished fifth place (946) at 28 strokes behind the MAC...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies head to Ohio for MAC Championship

By Patrick Smith | April 23, 2015

Women’s golf is getting ready for the MAC Championship 7 a.m. Friday through Sunday at Shaker Run Golf Club in Lebanon, Ohio.The Huskies believe they will have a strong showing in the tournament, and they’re optimistic that they will come out and...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies settle for 10th with MAC Championships on horizon

By Patrick Smith | April 8, 2015

Women’s golf placed 10th out of 13 teams Tuesdayat their last regular season tournament.The Huskies finished the Gary Crossley Ford Kansas City Shootout in Kansas City, Mo., with a score of 938, which tied them with Arkansas State for 10th place. They...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies close regular season in Missouri

By Patrick Smith | April 6, 2015

Women’s golf will play its last regular season golf tournament this week as it prepares for the MAC Championships.The Huskies will partake in the Gary Crossley Ford Kansas City Shootout in Kansas City, Mo. They tee off at 8 a.m. Monday and Tuesday.The...

NIU women’s golf: Lena Gautier levels up

By Patrick Smith | April 6, 2015

Sophomore Lena Gautier was a star in golf even before she came to NIU.Gautier is from La Celle Saint Cloud, France, and attended Creteil High School. In high school she was the three-time champion of the France Individual (2008, 2010 and 2012), the Doral...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies finish 14th at Bearcat Spring Classic

By Patrick Smith | March 24, 2015

Women’s golf placed 14th out of 17 teams at the Bearcat Spring Classic over the weekend.The Huskies carded a 961 on the Los Colinas Course in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. They finished 69 strokes behind Memphis, the winner of the tournament.Sophomore Lena...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies settle for 14th place at Rio Verde Invitational

By Patrick Smith | March 16, 2015

Women’s golf was unable to find a surge throughout the Rio Verde Invitational in Rio Verde, Ariz., placing 14th out of 18 teams.The Huskies finished the weekend tournament with a final score of 931. They finished 35 strokes behind Seton Hall, the winner...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies take 6th out of 16 at Islander Classic

By Northern Star staff | February 25, 2015

Women’s golf took sixth place out of 16 teams Tuesday at the 2015 Islander Classic.The Huskies carded a 634 (323, 311) for a 58-over par in the two-day tournament, Monday and Tuesday, at Corpus Christi Country Club in Corpus Christi, Texas. Lamar and...