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Sobotta Lead Spartans in Opener

Aug 31, 2013
The University of Dubuque Spartans tied for first place of the 2013 Culver's Edgewood College Fall Classic with a team score of 598. UD's Mitch Sobotta claimed medalist honors after firing a 140 for the two day tournament.

Men's Golf Wins Loras Fall Invite

Sep 3, 2013
The University of Dubuque once again finished at the top of the leaderboard on Tuesday at the Meadows Golf Club. The Spartans finished the afternoon shooting a team total 289 to capture the 2013 Loras College Fall Invitational at the nine team tournament. UD finished just one shot over Par on the Par 72, 6675 yards course.

Spartans Open Fall with Three Wins

Sep 12, 2013
The University of Dubuque men's golf team has been as hot as the fall weather this fall after placing in the top of all three meets they have entered. UD tied for the win at Edgewood College Fall Invite, won the Loras Fall Invite and cruised to a seven stroke victory at the Sept. 8-9 Midwest Region Golf Classic held at Trappers Turn golf course in Wisconsin Dells, Wis. (Full results from the meet are still pending.) UD had two individuals place in the Top-5 overall. Eric Wolfe was runner-up medalist and Martin Odegard placed fourth for the Spartans.

Men's Golf Second at Clarke Fall Classic

Sep 16, 2013
The Spartans men's golf team placed second at the Clarke University Fall Classic and were led in scoring by a pair of Spartans who placed sixth, Eric Wolfe and Mitchell Sobotta both finished with a total of 150 over the two day meet which had 76 competitors.

Spartans to Host 5th Annual Men's Golf Invitational

Sep 17, 2013
The University of Dubuque will be hosting their 5th Annual Men's Golf Invitational on Sept. 21-22 at Dubuque Golf and Country Club in Dubuque. Founded in 1898, the Dubuque Golf and Country Club is one of a very select few private country clubs west of the Mississippi that are over 110 years old.

Spartans Record Breaking Day

Sep 21, 2013
The University of Dubuque men's golf team opened their own fall invitational on Saturday with a record breaking round of 284. The Spartans white team is in third place overall (308) of the 18 teams competing in the two day tournament held at Dubuque Golf and Country Club in Dubuque.

Spartans Dominate 2013 UD Fall Invite

Sep 22, 2013
The University of Dubuque dominated their own fall invitational this weekend, claiming the title by 27 strokes over second place. The Spartans first day 284 team total set a school record on the opening day and they finished the final day with the lowest two day team score (36 holes) in school history, a 576.

Spartans Finish 1-2-3 at Elmhurst Invite

Sep 26, 2013
The University of Dubuque men's golf team continues their fall schedule domination on Wednesday afternoon by winning the 2013 Elmhurst Men's Golf Fall Invitational held at Oakbrook Country Club with a team score of 285, a three stroke under par finish. The three under par is the lowest round the team has completed this school year.

Wolfe Leads Spartans to Viterbo Invite Title

Oct 7, 2013
The University of Dubuque men's golf team was a stroke out of the lead (297) after the opening round of Viterbo Ronnie Eastman Invitational on Sunday, Oct. 6. Monday the team battled back to shoot the low round (295) to claim the team title with a score of 592.

Spartan Men's Golf Among the Best in the Division III

Oct 14, 2013
The University of Dubuque Spartans men’s golf team has been working toward a moment like this fall for the past three years.

Men's Golf Prepare for Costa Rica Trip

Dec 30, 2013
The University of Dubuque men’s golfers are looking to leave the frigid cold of the Midwest for the warm sunshine of Costa Rica to kick-off the new year.

Men's Golf Continue To Win

Apr 1, 2014
The University of Dubuque men's golf team continued where the squad left pff last fall, by once again claiming another golf title on Monday at the 15-team 2014 Webster University Men's Golf Invitational held on March 30-31 in St. Louis, Mo. The Sunset Country Club (Par 72, 6,627 yards) played tough and challenged the student-athletes on the final day. UD trailed the Central College Dutch by three strokes after the opening round and rallied back the final day to tie with Spalding with a team score of 606. The Spartans finished with the low round of 308 to claim their seventh first place finish of the 2013-14 season.

Spartan Linksters Lead Opening Round, Finish Third

Apr 5, 2014
he University of Dubuque men's golf team stretched to an early two streak lead in one of the toughest field of teams in a tournament they have faced in 2013-14. UD led by two strokes in opening round and finished the tourney in third place of the 21 team tourney.

Spartans Odegard Claims Medalist Honors

Apr 7, 2014
The University of Dubuque men's golf team rallied from four strokes down to tie for the lead in the Loras Invitational on Monday. The Spartans lost in the second tie break to place 2nd overall. Martin Odegard finished the tourney with rounds of 69 and 71 to claim medalist honors for UD with a score of 140.

IIAC Performer of the Week Honors for Sobotta

Apr 7, 2014
University of Dubuque senior Mitchell Sobotta (Arcadia, Wis./Arcadia) was named Men's Golf Performer of the Week. Sobotta finished tied for second place with a 145 (74-71) at the Illinois Wesleyan Spring Invite. He was one shot out of first place as the Spartans finished in third place as a team. The runner-up finish for Sobotta was his third top-five finish of the year and sixth top-ten finish in ten events. UD is ranked 20th in the Golf World/Nike Golf Division-III College Coaches Poll.

#18-Ranked Spartans Men's Golf Third at Auggie Invite

Apr 12, 2014
The University of Dubuque men's golf team finished third overall (604), just a single stroke out of second place after tying for fourth after the opening day of the 2014 Augustana Golf Invitational played today at Pinnacle Country Club in Milan, Illinois. The #18-ranked Spartans tied with winner Indian Hills Community College for shooting the lowest round on the final day, a score of 297.

Men's Golf Take Lead in IIAC Championships

Apr 25, 2014
The University of Dubuque Spartans finished the opening round with all five players shooting under 80 and ltaking the early lead by nine strokes after the opening 18 holes at the 2014 Iowa Conference Men's Golf Championships.

Wolfe Leads Men's Golf into Final Weekend

Apr 26, 2014
The University of Dubuque will still be in the lead as the 2014 Iowa Conference Men's Golf Championships transitions to Dubuque Golf & Country Club next weekend, but the Spartans saw their nine-stroke lead reduced to seven and a new challenger emerge Saturday at Finkbine Golf Course. The Spartans posted a 306 team score Saturday and bring a 601 total into next weekend's final 36 holes.

Wolfe Named Iowa Conference Male Athlete of the Week

Apr 29, 2014
University of Dubuque golfer Eric Wolfe has been named IIAC Male Athlete of the Week and Golfer of the Week for the week ending Sunday, April 27, 2014. Wolfe shot back-to-back 70's in the first two rounds of the IIAC Championships over the weekend under difficult conditions at Finkbine Golf Course. His 36 hole total of 140 (-4 under par) has him five strokes ahead for medalist honors.

Men's Golf Lead by Three Strokes at IIAC Championships

May 2, 2014
The University of Dubuque men's golf team entered the third round of the 2014 IIAC Men's Golf Championships with a seven stroke lead. Friday afternoon, the lead was narrowed to three strokes as the hard charging Central College Dutch gained ground with one round remaining. UD enters the final round with a team score of 905 as Central enters with a score of 908. UD and Central have distanced the field with Luther in third place with a score of 925. UD's Eric Wolfe stretched his advantage to seven strokes for medalist honors after he finished with a round of 75 on Friday. All five Spartans are currently in the Top-16 of the field.

Wolfe Leads Spartans to IIAC Title

May 3, 2014
The University of Dubuque men's golf team won it's fourth IIAC Men's golf championship and it's first since 1975. Two factors remained the same, coach for this year's team champion and 1975 championship team was Jon Davison. The University of Dubuque captured its first men's golf title in 39 years after posting a 7-shot victory at the 2014 Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) Men's Golf Championships. With the victory, the Spartans automatically qualify for the 2014 NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships May 13-16 at Grandover Resort in Greensboro, N.C.

Men's Golf Prepare for NCAA Division III National Championships

May 5, 2014
The NCAA Division III Men's Golf Committee has announced the teams and individuals selected to participate in the 2014 NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championships. The University of Dubuque men's golf team automatically qualified after winning the IIAC Championships on May 3. The championships will be held May 13-16, at Grandover Resort, in Greensboro, North Carolina. The championships will be hosted by Guilford College and the Greensboro Sports Commission.

Wolfe Repeats as Iowa Conference Male Athlete of the Week

May 6, 2014
University of Dubuque senior golfer Eric Wolfe repeated as Iowa Conference Male Athlete of the Week and Men's Golfer of the Week. He won medalist honors and IIAC Golfer of the Year honors after an 11-shot victory at the 2014 Iowa Conference Championships.

Odegard & Wolfe Named Ping All-Central Region

May 13, 2014
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.

Spartans Compete at 2014 NCAA Men's Golf Championships

May 15, 2014
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.

Spartans Men's Golf Open Season in Wisconsin

Aug 29, 2014
The University of Dubuque and reigning Iowa Conference Men's Golf Champions, opened their season this weekend at the 2014 Culvers Edgewood Fall Classic at the Glen Erin Golf Club (Par 71). UD in the first round of 2014-15 finished with a score of 316 in the opening day and rallied to shoot a round of 304 on day two for a weekend total of 620 for seventh place.