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Golden Eagle Golf Teams Participate in NSIC Conference Championship
October 8, 2007

Contact: Mitch Bakken- Sports Information Director (218) 281-8414

The Golden Eagle Men’s and Women’s Golf teams participated in the NSIC Conference Championships this weekend at Pebble Creek Golf Club in Becker, Minn. Both teams shot consistently over the two-day tournament with the women finishing in seventh place and the men finishing in fifth place overall.


Leading the way for the women’s team was Brittany Poole (Fr., Channahan, Ill.) who finished tied for 38th place. Poole struggled on day one shooting a 104 but turned it around on day two, posting an outstanding score of 88 and a tournament score of 192.


7th   Minnesota, Crookston    370    370    740

38th  Brittany Poole                  104    88      192

40th  Jamie Zelinsky                 94      99      193

46th  Jackie Otterson                105    100    205

49th  Ana Garcia                      109    110    219

50th  Tammy Wroblewski 112    108    220


Steven Busho (Sr., Blooming Prairie, Minn.) continues to be the team leader in the clubhouse for the men’s golf team. At the NSIC Championship, Busho posted scores of 76 and 75 for a tournament score of 151, good for a sixth place finish.


5th   Minnesota, Crookston    310    313    623

6th    Steven Busho                  76      75      151

13th  Jake Sanders                  77      76      153

27th  Brent Groenke                 77      82      159

30th  Jared Miettunen               80      80      160

33rd  Steve Zutz                       82      83      165   


Upper Iowa University won the women’s championship and Winona State University won the men’s championship.


The NSIC Conference Championship is the final contest in the fall golf season. Both teams return to the links in March.


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