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Illinois women's golf posts third place finish

By Benjy Sabitt

March 31, 2016

Tweet: Illini Women's golf posts second consecutive top-five finishAfter a mediocre start to the beginning of the spring season, the Illinois women’s golf team appears to have found its rhythm. The Illini are coming off a busy two-week stretch, which started with the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitat...

Illinois women's golf finishes 11th in Westbrook Spring Invitational

By Benjy Sabitt

February 23, 2016

Tweet: Illini looking toward future after Westbrook Spring InvitationalIllinois women’s golf didn’t finish quite as well as the golfers hoped at the Westbrook Spring Invitational in Peoria, Arizona.The Illini took away a lot of positives from the annual invitational, which included a ...

Illinois women’s golf building on Fall season while looking to Spring

By Benjy Sabitt

January 28, 2016

The Illini women's golf team brought a sense of excitement to its practice Wednesday — the Illini are working towards improving for the spring season. Illinois was able to end the fall season on a high note with a top-5 finish in the Palmetto Intercollegiate Tournament. Sophomore ...

Illinois women’s golf head into the offseason with 4 top-10 finishes this season

By Ryan Wilson

November 1, 2015

The Illinois women’s golf team ate some Chick-fil-A sandwiches and snacks before ending its fall season at the Palmetto Intercollegiate. The Illini were chowing down during a weather delay during their final tournament of the season and the break appeared to help. The team finished fifth at the ...

Illinois women’s golf finishes fifth at last tournament of fall

By Ryan Wilson

October 28, 2015

The University of Illinois women’s golf team ended its fall season with a fifth-place finish at the Palmetto Intercollegiate, after shooting a 23-over 887.Jan Prapassarangkul led the Illini in third place at 1-over. With a tournament-best 44 pars, it was Prapassarangkul’s best finish since f...

Illinois women's golf team finish ninth at Cardinal Cup

By Ryan Wilson

October 21, 2015

The University of Illinois women’s golf team tied for ninth place at 39-over 903 at the University of Louisville’s Cardinal Cup. It was the Illini’s third top-10 finish of the season and first since their sixth place finish at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate on Sept. 21 and 22.“Overall, we put together some solid rounds at th...

Illinois using breaks in tournaments to learn courses

By Ryan Wilson

September 27, 2015

The Illinois women’s golf team had only two days to practice for its debut at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Challenge in Knoxville, Tennessee, last week. The team competed against three teams ranked in Golfweek’s top-30, including the host, Tennessee, who was ranked ninth in the nation going into...

Miller and Singhsumalee boost Illini women’s golf’s chemistry

By Ryan Wilson

September 23, 2015

Stephanie Miller, a junior on the Illinois women’s golf team, joked about dumping dried Korean squid down teammate Bing Singhsumalee’s bag Tuesday. “It’ll smell like fish for a while,” Miller said, jokingly. “Yum!”It’s not hard to notice Singhsumalee and Miller’s friendship, which sta...

Illinois takes swing at new — yet old — grounds in Knoxville

By Ryan Wilson

September 20, 2015

TWEET: The Illini are new to Knoxville, so coach Renee Slone and her husband are advising the team to focus on its short game.

Led by Singhsumalee, Illini finish third in Minnesota

By Ryan Wilson

September 16, 2015

Bing Singhsumalee began her Illinois career with a near record-breaking performance.Singhsumalee shot a 6-under 66 in her first round as a college golfer. That tied Seul Ki Park and Becky Beach for the lowest single round in Illinois women’s golf history.“That was cool, especially for my fir...