The Daily Illini

Illinois women’s golf struggles on many levels

By Lucas Wright

April 28, 2015

It’s no secret that the Illinois women’s golf team has had its struggles throughout the season. However, its difficulties during the spring have centered around the difficult schedule. The Illini come into this week as the 65th-ranked team in the nation — they have not risen higher than 60th al...

Illinois women’s golf to compete at Big Ten Championship

By Lucas Wright

April 23, 2015

The Illinois women’s golf team will compete as the sixth seed at the Big Ten Tournament on April 24-26. The team is coming off three-straight top-six finishes. The tournament will be held at The Fort Golf Course in Indianapolis, Indiana, a neutral site. The Illini have not played the course before, ...

Illinois women’s golf wins seventh straight Illinois Challenge

By Lucas Wright

February 3, 2015

The Illini women’s golf team took home its seventh straight Illinois Challenge title on Sunday in Venice, Florida, beating Illinois State 8-4 in match play. The day opened with four four-ball matches, where Illinois got out to a huge lead, winning three of the four matches, and halving the remaining matche...

Gattone, Illini take first at the Diane Thomason Invitational

October 6, 2014

The Illinois women’s golf team got back to its winning ways this weekend at the Diane Thomason Invitational with a 14-stroke victory over second-place finisher Iowa, and freshman Dana Gattone tied for the individual title with a score of 9-over-par. Illinois finished 14 strokes above second-place Iowa ...

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

April 28, 2014

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 11th at Briar’s Creek Invitational

March 31, 2014

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 to continue spring play at Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate

March 12, 2014

The Illinois women’s golf team is set to compete at the Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate tournament from March 14-16 in Augusta, Ga., after nearly three weeks off.  The break has given the Illini plenty of time to improve since they last competed on Feb. 24, and they have taken advantage of th...

Illinois women’s golf begins spring competition at Westbrook Spring Invitational

February 20, 2014

The Illinois women’s golf team last competed three weeks ago at the Illinois Challenge, but it was merely an exhibition. The real competition for the spring season begins Feb. 23 when the Illini compete at the Westbrook Spring Invitational in Peoria, Ariz. This isn’t to say the Illinois Challenge...

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

February 4, 2014

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...