Marquette Wire

Golf learns from former Web.com Tour pro

Matt Unger, Assistant Sports Editor

September 13, 2016

Filed under Golf, Sports

Two months ago Richard "Gator" Todd Jr. was working an insurance job. "I wanted to pull my hair out," Todd said. After playing professionally for the last seven years, the former All-SEC golfer for Alabama found himself...

Men’s golf starts Spring strong in match play

Trey Killian

February 14, 2013

Filed under Sports

The Marquette golf team enjoyed its most successful stretch in recent memory last fall, winning the John Dallio Memorial tournament and placing fifth in the Kiawah Classic. Some of that success has already carried over into the...

Marquette Golf: Top five finish is great end to fall

Trey Killian

November 1, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

The Marquette men’s golf team closed out an up-and-down autumn with one of its best finishes in years at the Wendy’s Kiawah Classic in Kiawah Island, S.C., Tuesday. For the second time this season, the Golden Eagles placed in the top five, but this time may have been even more impressi...

Marquette Golf: McKinney comes home

Trey Killian

October 29, 2012

Filed under Sports

For sophomore Jack McKinney, the 2012-13 golf season is a homecoming of sorts. McKinney graduated from Marquette University High School, where he helped the Hilltoppers capture three conference championships and three sectional...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Last place finish marks end of Prickette’s Marquette career

Trey Killian

October 25, 2012

Filed under Sports

The Marquette golf team had a bit of a relapse after winning its first tournament in four years two weeks ago. The Golden Eagles finished at the bottom of the team leaderboard, in 12th place, at the Pinetree Intercollegiate in Kennesaw, Ga., which ended Tuesday. Coach Steve Bailey...

Marquette Golf: Freshman goes from Friday night lights to links

Trey Killian

October 16, 2012

Filed under Sports

Golf is viewed by many as a sport that glorifies the individual athlete. Many successful players specialize in golf their entire lives, unfamiliar with the team aspect that permeates other sports. Freshman Zach Gaugert, however, was a member of one of Wisconsin’s most successful teams in high school and has...

Marquette Men’s Golf: Golden Eagles score first tournament win under Bailey

Trey Killian

October 9, 2012

Filed under Sports

It’s been a tough few years for the Marquette golf team. Before Sunday, the program had not won a tournament since the 2008 Big East Championship. Under third-year coach Steve Bailey, the Golden Eagles had finished anywhe...