The Daily Illini

Illinois women’s golf thrives in fall, faces difficulties in spring

May 14, 2014


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The Illinois women’s golf team had a strong fall season in which it finished in the top-five in all its events, but in the spring, the Illini’s struggles ended their season at Big Ten Championships. “Our fall season was a big success, but we had difficulty in the spring putting together four s...

Illinois women’s golf duo to compete at regionals

May 8, 2014


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Freshman Stephanie Miller was in her dorm room with her roommate, freshman gymnast Sarah Lyons, when the NCAA announced the team and individual qualifiers for golf Regionals. The two student-athletes were watching the Golf Channel awaiting results for the Illinois women’s golf team. The team itself w...

Miller and Schuldt qualify for women’s golf regionals

April 29, 2014


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The Illinois women’s golf team was unable to secure a spot for NCAA regionals as a team, but freshman Stephanie Miller and senior Ember Schuldt were selected to participate as individuals at the NCAA Central Regional in Stillwater, Okla. Miller and Schuldt are two of 18 individuals who qualified for ...

Illinois women’s golf takes fifth-place at Big Ten Championships

April 28, 2014


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The Illinois women’s golf team was tied for ninth place following the first round of competition at Big Ten Championships, but the golfers’ progress throughout the weekend resulted in a fifth place finish with a total score of 913. Illinois sent a team consisting of freshmen Stephanie Miller and ...

Illinois women’s golf finishes 6th at Lady Buckeye Spring Invite

April 21, 2014


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The Illinois women’s golf team had one of its best finishes of the spring after scoring a 927 to close out the regular season with a sixth-place finish at the Lady Buckeye Spring Invite at the Scarlet Golf Course in Columbus, Ohio. The Illini had six golfers play three rounds over the course of Sat...

Illinois women’s golf to conclude regular season at Lady Buckeye Spring Invite

April 17, 2014


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The regular season is coming to a close for the Illinois women’s golf team as this weekend’s Lady Buckeye Spring Invite in Columbus, Ohio is the last competition before Big Ten championships. Despite the poor performances the Illini have had throughout the spring, they’re feeling confident heading into weekend...

Illinois women’s golf ties for 15th at the Web.com Intercollegiate

April 9, 2014


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Senior Ember Schuldt shot a 5-under-par 67, tying her career low, in the first round of the Web.com Intercollegiate, but the Illinois women’s golf team wasn’t as successful. On Monday and Tuesday, the Illini competed against 18 other teams at the par-72, 5,967-yard golf course at the Marsh Landin...

Illinois women’s golf finishes 11th at Briar’s Creek Invitational

March 31, 2014


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The Illinois women’s golf team used a strong third round to jump four spots in the standings for an 11th place finish at the Briar’s Creek Invitational at the Golf Club at Briar’s Creek in Johns Island, S.C. The Illini ended the 17-team tournament with a final score of 919, 55-over-par. Monday was t...

Illinois women’s golf takes 8th at Westbrook Spring Invitational

February 25, 2014


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There was a sense of dissatisfaction present in head coach Renee Slone’s voice.  An eighth place finish for the Illinois women’s golf team was disappointing, especially for a team who finished below fifth in the fall. “We just did not bring our A-games and left a lot of shots out there,” Sl...

Illinois women’s golf takes the win at the Illinois Challenge exhibition

February 4, 2014


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The Illinois women’s golf team began its spring season with a 9.5-2.5 victory over Illinois State in the Illinois Challenge exhibition Sunday. Freshman Stephanie Miller, junior Pimploy Thirati, junior Jackie Calamaro, freshman Emily Joers, junior Erin Ahern and senior Ember Schuldt all won their ind...