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PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT - Chris Black practices his swings at the Marquette County Golf Club. Black has been playing golf since he was 12 when he learned with his father in Northern Ireland.

NMU Grad Student, Chris Black, wins UPGA Championship

Chris Anderson, Sports Editor August 31, 2022

After the first round of the Upper Peninsula Golf Association Championship Tournament, Chris Black was four over par and on the back half of the leaderboard. However, after almost missing the cut in the...

Photo courtesy of Julius Reis

International athletes’ struggle with travel uncertainties

Katarina Rothhorn September 8, 2020

Caro Els, a first-year graduate student studying exercise science and a member of the Women’s Golf team, wasn’t planning on attending NMU when she started college at the University of Pretoria in...

Golfers swing into spring, grip it and rip it

Golfers swing into spring, grip it and rip it

Alex Skinner April 12, 2018

The Northern Michigan University Golf teams competed in tournaments over the weekend. The women’s golf team was in Blacklick, Ohio to compete in the NC4K College Classic. Senior Avery Rochester...

Tiger not withdrawing better for Master’s

William Burns April 18, 2013

The Master’s  Tournament is one of the greatest golf tournaments to be played and, every year, I find just as much drama and excitement as you could find in any primetime television show. It just drives...

Golf swings into season

Angie Nellist April 11, 2013

The NMU men’s golf team played their first match of the season this past weekend in Beavercreek, Ohio and Georgetown, Ky. The Wildcats finished fifth in the first tournament of the spring season at...

Men’s golf tees off for spring season

Angie Nellist April 4, 2013

Following a season of zero wins and four losses, the NMU men’s golf team is gearing up for the new spring season. This weekend, the NMU men’s golf team will be starting the new season. The NMU golf...

Golfers conclude fall season

Karly Ratzenberger October 18, 2012

The golf team packed their bags and made the long trip to Elyria, Ohio on Friday, Oct. 13 to compete in the GLIAC Championship. The Wildcats finished the tournament in 12th with a team score of 950. ...

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