Men's Golf Team
The University of Dubuque men’s golf team offers you plenty of chances to play and compete on some of the Midwest’s best golf courses. The Spartans compete in tournaments in the fall and spring semesters.
Each year the squad travels south over spring break to enjoy warmer weather and a chance to prepare for the spring conference season and the Iowa Conference Championships held in April and May. There is not a better way to hone your golf skills than being a member of the Spartans golf team and learning from legendary coach Jon Davison. Davison has spent most of his life coaching and mentoring student-athletes who want to achieve their best on and off the course.
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Spartans Compete at 2014 NCAA Men's Golf Championships
The University of Dubuque Men's Golf Team advanced to the compete among the best of the best in Division-III at the NCAA D-III Men's Golf Championships at the Grandover Resort. The Spartans dream season ended after Round 2, as they were tied for 29th, failing to make the cut. The highlight of the first two rounds of the championships was Martin Odegard making a hole-in-one on the par three, 12th hole on the East Course. As a team, UD finished with a score of 624 (309-315) which was +48 over par.
Odegard & Wolfe Named Ping All-Central Region
University of Dubuque Men's Golfers Martin Odegard and Eric Wolfe were named to the 2014 Division-III Ping All-Central Region Team. The Spartans seniors are currently competing at the NCAA D-III Championships at Grandover Resort and Conference Center. A total of 92 student-athletes from six regions were honored by the Golf Coaches Association of America and Ping. Odegard and Wolfe each graduate as the only four-time All-Iowa Conference honorees in UD Men's Golf history.
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Men's Golf Team
2012 (Sophomore): Golfed in 1 event... Academic All-Iowa Conference.
Texas State Champions (2008, Baseball)
Letter Winner: Baseball.
|Christian Armas||Senior||Richmond, Texas|
2013 (Junior): Golfed 18 rounds.
|Alex Beck||Senior||Maquoketa, Iowa|
|Tayler Burns||Freshman||Freeport, Ill.|
2013 (Freshman): Golfed 13 rounds.
|Anders Haukoos||Sophomore||Lakeville, Minn.|
|Lane Hawkins||Freshman||Oregon, Ill.|
|Thomas Kane||Freshman||Deer Park, Ill.|
2013 (Freshman): Golfed 12 rounds.
|Troy Krueger||Sophomore||Maple Park, Ill.|
2013 (Freshman): Golfed 12 rounds.
|Chance Manternach||Sophomore||Monticello, Iowa|
2011 (Freshman): Finished tied for 5th at Iowa Conference Championships to earn All-Conference.
|Martin Odegard||Senior||Dubuque, Iowa|
2012 (Freshman): Finished 8th at Loras Fall Invite.
|Josh Schuberg||Junior||Elburn, Ill.|
|Cameron Shere||Junior||Freeport, Ill.|
2011 (Freshman): Finished 10th at Iowa Conference Championships to earn All-Conference.
|Mitchell Sobotta||Senior||Arcadia, Wis.|
|Josh Turner||Sophomore||Glen Ellyn, Ill.|
2011 (Freshman): Finished tied for 5th at Iowa Conference Championships to earn All-Conference... Finished 1st at Buena Vista Invite... Finished 7th at Loras Spring Invite... Finished tied for 5th at Clarke Fall Classic... Finished tied for 8th at Loras Fall Invite.
|Eric Wolfe||Senior||Cuba City, Wis.|
|August 30-31, 2013||Edgewood College Fall Classic||t-1st of 15 teams|
|at Glen Erin Golf Course||Janesville, Wis.|
|September 03, 2013||Loras Fall Invitational||1st of 9 teams|
|at The Meadows Golf Gourse||Asbury, Iowa|
|September 8-9, 2013||DIII Midwest Regional Fall Classic||1st of 26 teams|
|at Trappers Turn Golf Club||Wisconsin Dells, Wis.|
|September 15-16, 2013||Clarke Fall Invite||2nd of 12 teams|
|at Thunder Hills Country Club||Peosta, Iowa|
|September 21-22, 2013||Univ. of Dubuque Invite||1st of 18 teams|
|at Dubuque Golf & Country Club||Dubuque, Iowa|
|September 25, 2013||Elmhurst Fall Invite||1st of 10 teams|
|at Oak Brook Country Club||Oakbrook, Ill.|
|October 6-7, 2013||Viterbo: Ronnie Eastman Invitational||1st of 16 teams|
|at La Crosse Country Club||Onalaska, Wis.|
|March 14-21, 2014||Spring Break Trip|
|March 30-31, 2014||Webster: Gorlock Spring Invite||t-1st of 13 teams|
|at Forest Park GC (Day 1) & Sunset CC (Day 2)||St. Louis, Mo.||Gorlok invite 2014|
|April 4-5, 2014||Illinois Wesleyan Spring Invite||3rd of 21 teams|
|at Ironwood Golf Course||Normal, Ill.|
|April 6-7, 2014||Loras College Spring Invite||t-1st of 13 teams|
|at The Meadows Golf Course||Asbury, Iowa|
|April 11-12, 2014||Augustana Invitational||3rd of 17 teams|
|at Pinnacle Golf Course||Milan, Ill.|
|April 25-26, 2014||Iowa Conference Championships (Hosted by UD)|
|at Finkbine Golf Course (Rounds 1 & 2)||Iowa City, Iowa|
|May 2-3, 2014||Iowa Conference Championships (Hosted by UD)|
|at Dubuque Golf and Country Club (Rounds 3 & 4)||Dubuque, Iowa||1st of 8 teams|
|May 13-16, 2014||NCAA Division-III Men's Golf Championships|
|at Grandover Resort||Greensboro, N.C.||t-29th of 41 teams|
Head Men's Golf Coach
BS, University of Dubuque '61
Fax: (563) 589-3425
Office Location: Van Vliet Hall
Biography - Click to close
Jon Davison (C'61), retired as Clarke's head basketball and men's golf coach and returned home to the University of Dubuque in 2007.
Select a season for historical information and statistics
- 2012-13 Men's Golf
2012-13 Men's Golf Season
2012-13 Men's Golf Team
Front Row: Anders Haukoos, Alex Beck, Christian Armas, Chris Kerr, Martin Odegard, and Mitchell Sobotta.
Back Row: Troy Krueger, Chance Manternach, Josh Schuberg, Eric Wolfe, and Head Coach Jon Davison.
The 2012-13 University of Dubuque Men's Golf team finished the season with a fourth place finish at the 2013 Iowa Conference Championships. Earning All-Iowa Conference honors for the Spartans were juniors Martin Odegard (5th place) and Eric Wolfe (7th place). As a team, the Spartans finished in the Top-5 in seven of 10 tournaments. Odegard finished with five Top-5 finishes in 10 events including a first place tie at the Elmhurst Fall Invite.
Matt Allen, Christian Armas, Chris Kerr, and Josh Schuberg all earned Academic All-Iowa Conference.
- 2011-12 Men's Golf
2011-12 Men's Golf Season
2011-12 Men's Golf Team:
Adam Gray, Christian Armas, Logan Smith, Kirk Kepley, Martin Odegard, Eric Wolfe, Chris Kerr, Mitchell Sobotta, Jake Thomas, Matthew Allen, and Head Coach Jon Davison.
The 2011-12 University of Dubuque Men's Golf team finished the season with a fourth place finish at the 2012 Iowa Conference Championships. Earning All-Iowa Conference honors for the Spartans were sophomores Eric Wolfe (7th place) and Martin Odegard (8th place). As a team, UD won the Loras Fall Invite and Knox Spring Invite. Individual tournament champions were junior Chris Kerr at the Edgewood Fall Invitational, Odegard at the Augustana Spring Invite and Wolfe at the Central Spring Invite.
Matthew Allen, Christian Armas, and Chris Kerr all earned Academic All-Iowa Conference.
- 2010-11 Men's Golf
2010-11 Men's Golf Season
2010-11 Men's Golf Team:
David Dodds, Matt Allen, Kirk Kepley, Eric Wolfe, Martin Odegard, Head Coach Jon Davison, Mitch Sobotta, Chris Kerr, Logan Smith, and Adam Gray.
The 2010-11 University of Dubuque Men's Golf team finished the season with a second place finish at the 2011 Iowa Conference Championships. Earning All-Iowa Conference honors for the Spartans were freshman Eric Wolfe (5th place), Martin Odegard (6th place), and Mitchell Sobotta (10th place). Wolfe finished the year with one 1st place finish and three Top 5 finishes. Wolfe won at the Buena Vista Spring Invitational with a -2 under par 142.
Matthew Allen and Chris Kerr each earned Academic All-Iowa Conference.
- 2009-10 Men's Golf
2009-10 Men's Golf Season
2009-10 Men's Golf Team:
Head Coach Jon Davison, Kirk Kepley, Adam Gray, Chris Kerr, Logan Smith, Jared Wessels, Andrew Hodge, Alex Rink, DJ Phelps, and Asst. Coach.
The 2009-10 University of Dubuque Men's Golf team finished the season with a eighth place finish at the 2010 Iowa Conference Championships. Senior DJ Phelps finished the season with one Top 5 finish and five Top 10 finishes.
Jared Wessels earned Academic All-Iowa Conference.
- 2008-09 Men's Golf
2008-09 Men's Golf Season
2008-09 Men's Golf Team
Front Row: Adam Gray, Ryan Pyles, and Austin Stewart.
Middle Row: Head Coach Jon Davison, Cory Rubner, Jack Peterson, Andrew Hodge.
Back Row: DJ Topping, Calvin Vernon, Kirk Kepler, and Marcus Watson.
The 2008-09 University of Dubuque Men's Golf team finished the season with an eighth place finish at the 2009 Iowa Conference Championships. Cory Rubner finished the season with one Top 5 finish and three Top 10 finishes.