Stanford men’s and women’s golf teams will merge their golfing prowess to tee off against the Cal Golden Bears in the much anticipated inaugural “Big Match” at the Menlo Country Club on Wednesday.
Swinging into action for the first time this season, Stanford women’s golf dominated the links in Portland, Oregon and came away from the Molly Intercollegiate on Tuesday with the team title as well as individual title, courtesy of senior Andrea Lee. Meanwhile, men’s golf finished ninth at the Nike College Invitational.
After a fifth-place finish at the 2019 NCAA Championships with Stanford women’s golf, rising-senior Andrea Lee has been named the winner of the Mark H. McCormack Medal, which recognizes the top player in the World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR).
The Stanford women’s golf team ranks second to USC in the Pac-12 Championships after the first round.
Swinging through San Luis Obispo for the Bruin Wave Invitational from Monday to Tuesday, the No. 4 Stanford women’s golf team captured their second tournament title in as many tries this spring season. The Cardinal finished with a total score of 31-over 895, closing strong with an 8-over 296 on the final 18, good for their best showing of the contest.
Fifth-seeded Stanford women’s golf were eliminated in the NCAA Championships semifinals to eventual national champions eighth-seeded Arizona on Tuesday in Karsten Creek Golf Club.
The 4-1 loss put an end to a strong stretch for the Cardinal. They defeated Northwestern 3-2 in the quarterfinals and won the NCAA Women’s Golf San Francisco Regional to advance to the Championships.
No. 5 Stanford women’s golf will compete in the NCAA Championships beginning on May 18 after claiming winning the NCAA Women’s Golf San Francisco Regional Championships last weekend.
Despite a strong start, the Stanford women’s golf team finished their fall season with a runner-up placement, falling 3-2 to USC at the East Lake Cup. The nationally-televised championship match marks the end of the fall golf season for the NCAA women’s golf.