Augustana Men’s Golf Set to Host Augustana Invitational This Weekend
SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Augustana Men’s Golf Team will host the Augustana Invite this weekend at Elmwood Golf Course in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Live results will be available at GoAugie.com/Live.
The event will take place over two days and will begin on Saturday with tee times starting at 11 a.m. On Sunday, there will be a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Augustana will be joined by golfers from Minnesota State, Sioux Falls, Dakota Wesleyan and South Dakota State.
Augustana is coming off two top 10 finishes in the last two tournaments. AU had two teams competing in the RMC Intercollegiate and placed fifth and ninth in a field of 12 teams. Jacob Lee led Augustana with a ninth-place finish, registering 148 shots in the two-day tournament.
In the most recent tournament, the NSIC Preview Invitational, the Vikings saw a 10th place finish as a team with Will Allen leads the way tied for 27th with 152 shots.
Alex Stanz was Augustana’s top finisher at the Legacy Invitational on March 10-11. The Vikings placed 10th as a team in the tournament that started their spring season.
For the season, Stanz leads the Vikings with an average of 77.6 strokes over seven events and 16 rounds. Jacob Lee is just behind at 77.9 strokes per round. Allen is third on the UA list at 78.1 and that includes her individual medalist honors from the UMary Invite in September.
Augustana looks forward to the NSIC Championships on April 14, 15 and 16 in Blue Springs, Missouri at Adams Pointe Golf Club.