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Golf team places 4th in own invite

Staff Report

September 12, 2018

The Madison College golf team played in its fourth tournament of the fall season and had its best finish of the year, placing fourth out of six teams on Sept. 8. Wet conditions forced the Madison College Invitational to be moved from the Yahara Hills Golf Course to Hawks Landing. The...

Golf team claims title advances to nationals

Clarion Staff Report

October 13, 2015

The Madison College golf team won the three-day NJCAA Region IV Tournament to earn its first regional title since 2006 and it’s first trip to the Division III National Championship in eight years. Adam Miller led the way for the WolfPack, earning meet medalist honors with a three-day total of 225...

WolfPack golf looks forward to playing on its home turf

Jolie Vale, Sports Editor

September 29, 2015

After a month on the road playing six out-of-state tournaments, the WolfPack golf team prepares to finish up at home. The program’s short two-month season has been an overall success with the team averaging a fourth place finish. Coach Bill Kokott attributes this success with the strength of his...

Scheer back as coach of WolfPack golf team

Tyler Richter, Staff Writer

September 24, 2013

After taking a leave of absence during the 2012 season, WolfPack head golf coach Bill Scheer is back for his 13th season. During his career as coach, Madison College has won six district and five state titles and Scheer has won state coach of the year five times. Scheer said while coming back,...

Game review: ‘Tiger Woods PGA 2014’ is the best golf simulation title around

Michael Klein, News Editor

April 24, 2013

Electronic Arts tees up the newest edition of its bestselling golf franchise with Tiger Woods 14. Fans of the Tiger Woods series will be pleased with this year’s gameplay which is far and away the best to date. The plethora of options available make each golfer’s experience unique. The difficulty...

WolfPack golfers finish third in season finale

Troy A. Bruzewski, Sports Editor

October 25, 2012

The final-round score, was the best NJCAA Region IV Tournament round for the Madison College men’s golf team, though the team’s first two rounds practically eliminated them from competition. Madison had a 347 and 345 in the opening rounds of the tournament, held at Prairie View Golf Course in...

Braska shoots another season best

Clarion Sports

October 9, 2012

Austin Braska led the Madison College men’s golf team in the Prairie View Classic, Friday, Sept. 28, in Byron Ill. For the fourth time this season, Braska had a season-best score of 77, which was five strokes over par. The WolfPack finished 10th in the 13-team tournament. Luke Briesath was one st...

Connected to success: New WolfPack coach taught at Arnold Palmer Golf Academy

Connected to success: New WolfPack coach taught at Arnold Palmer Golf Academy

Troy Bruzewski, Sports Editor

September 11, 2012

Madison College’s new golf coach can really teach the game – that’s been certified by one of professional golf’s most successful competitors. Pat Gorman, a Wisconsin native and University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate, was hired to lead the WolfPack golf program this season. It’s a role...

Gorman takes helm for men’s golf team

Clarion staff report

August 24, 2012

The Madison College men’s golf team begins the season with a new coach – Pat Gorman. Gorman was an assistant golf coach at University of Wisconsin-Madison, for both the men’s and women’s teams, from 1997-2003. He’s also the only three-time PGA Teacher of the Year and was lead instructor...

Athletics fundraiser combines links, diamond

Clarion staff report

August 24, 2012

The Madison College Athletic Department is both “teeing-off” and throwing the “ceremonial first pitch,” on a unique fundraiser, or as the department describes it – a “friend-raiser.” The “9&9 Athletics Outing,” which combines the links and the diamond, to bring-in funds. Nine...

Golf team 2 shots short of nationals

Clarion Staff Report

October 11, 2011

For the third consecutive year, the golf team placed second in the Region IV NJCAA Tournament. Also for the third consecutive year, the team lost to N4C conference rival Rock Valley College. The team put up a team total of 950, two behind Rock Valley at the event held at Prairie View Golf Course in Byron,...

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