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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 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: 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...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies claim MAC Match Play title

By Frank Gogola | February 11, 2015

What happenedWomen’s golf captured the 2015 MAC Match Play title as it went 3-0 over the two-day tournament Monday and Tuesday at Lakewood Ranch Country Club in Lakewood Ranch, Fla.How it happenedThe No. 4 seed Huskies beat the No. 5 seed Ohio Bobcats,...

NIU women’s golf: Huskies open spring season in Florida

By Frank Gogola | February 9, 2015

It’s 7:45 a.m. Friday and women’s golf is nearing the end of practice before it leaves the snow-covered campus for the start of its spring season in Florida.The Huskies take to the course for the first time since Oct. 19 when they participate in the...

Women’s golfer Gautier finishes tied for 1st place

By Northern Star Staff | October 5, 2014

Sophomore women’s golfer Lena Gautier had a weekend to remember, finishing in a tie for first place.Gautier carded a 226 (79, 72, 75) at 10 over par Saturday and Sunday at the Diane Thomason Invitational in Iowa City, Iowa. She finished in a tie with...

Ask an Athlete: Women’s golf

By Rhema Rhea | September 29, 2014

What is you major?Senior Casey LaBarbera: BiologySenior Taylor Ellett: Elementary educationJunior Connie Ellett: MarketingSophomore Sydney Brickey: Corporate communicationsWhat was your favorite childhood cartoon or movie?Casey: “The Land Before Time”Taylor:...

Women’s golf grabs 5th place

By Rhema Rhea | September 23, 2014

Women’s golf got better results but still isn’t where it wants to be after taking fifth out of 17 teams at the Cardinal Classic Tuesday in Yorktown, Ind.The Huskies displayed back-to-back 310s to post a score of 620 for the tournament. NIU placed...

Women’s golf hits Ind. for season’s 3rd tourney

By Rhema Rhea | September 21, 2014

Women’s golf will try and get back to shooting past records when it travels to Yorktown, Ind., for the Cardinal Classic today and Tuesday.NIU and the rest of the field is set to tee off at 7 a.m. both days. The Huskies will follow up the opening round...