The Daily Illini

No. 1 Illinois men’s golf struggles in second-straight tournament

By Drake Pena

March 30, 2015

The Illinois men’s golf team failed to make it to the podium for a second-straight tournament — the Illini finished seventh in a competitive field of 13. “This was not a good tournament for us, but we had a chance to zero in on some issues we need to work on, both physically and mentally,” he...

Illinois men’s golf starts the season off with a bang in big win

By Drake Pena

January 26, 2015

Freshly cut grass and 70 degree weather was a sight for sore eyes for the Illinois men’s golf team. The team began its season this weekend with the Tinervin Cup, an event put on by Jeff and Madalyn Tinervin against Illinois State in Placida, Florida. The Illini won 8-1 and remain a perfect 12-0 in...

Illini freshmen showing major presence in first two fall tournaments

By Lauren Mroz

October 8, 2014

Last season, the Illinois men’s golf team tied for fifth at the NCAA Championships — their third top-five finish over the past four years. The team’s 3-2 loss to top-seeded Stanford was determined by only one hole that kept the Illini from reaching the national semifinals. As hard as this close l...