Women's Golf

The University of Dubuque women’s golf team offers 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 competes in the fall conference season and the Iowa Conference Championships held in September and October. The Spartans home course is Dubuque Golf & Country Club. The championship golf course is nestled in natural, gently rolling, well-manicured terrain while offering full-service practice facilities. There is not a better way to hone your golf skills than being a member of the Spartans golf team.


Women's Golf Claim 2019 A-R-C Championship, Qualify for NCAA Championships

Oct 7, 2019

The University of Dubuque women's golf team went wire-to-wire for its first American Rivers Conference Women's Golf Championship trophy, finishing the event with a 21-stroke advantage over second-place Wartburg (985-1006).

Women's Golf Maintain Slim Lead in A-R-C Championships After Day 2

Oct 7, 2019

The University of Dubuque women's golf team continues to lead after 36 holes of the 2019 American Rivers Conference Women's Golf Championship.

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Name Position Event Height Weight Year Hometown
Madison Bowers Sophomore Mineral Point, Wis.
Mary Edwards Freshman Peosta, Iowa
Megan Gille Sophomore Stockton, Ill.
Caroline Giorgi Sophomore Algonquin, Ill.
Sydney Killeen Freshman Elgin, Ill.
Daniela Miranda Junior Woodstock, Ill.
Kaylee O'Donnell Sophomore Mapleton, Ill.
Courtney Olson Freshman Guttenberg, Iowa
Madeline Sturm Junior Poplar Grove, Ill.

2019 Fall Schedule

Aug.  31

The Sail Classic 

1st Place



Fox Ridge Golf Course



Sept. 1

The Sail Classic  

Dike, Iowa



Fox Ridge Golf Course



Sept. 7

Wartburg College Invite 

13th Place



Prairie Links Golf Club



Sept. 8

Wartburg College Invite

Waverly, Iowa



Prairie Links Golf Club



Sept. 14

Illinois Wesleyan Fall Classic 

8th Place



Iron Wood Golf Course



Sept. 15

Illinois Wesleyan Fall Classic 

Bloomington, Ill 



Iron Wood Golf Course



Sept. 21

Knox College Invite

1st Place



Soangetaha Country Club

Galesburg, Ill.


Oct. 5-7

American Rivers Conference Championship 

1st Place



Ames Country Club

Ames, Iowa


Spring 2020 Schedule TBD

May 12-15 - NCAA Division III Championships - PGA National Resort - Palmer Course | Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Dustin Bierman - Golf (2018)


Dustin Bierman

Director of Golf
Assistant to the Athletic Director
BS, University of Dubuque
MA, Loras College

Phone: 563.589.3230
E-mail: DBierman@dbq.edu
Office: 303 Stoltz Sports Center
Fax: 563.589.3425

Dustin Bierman recently finished his third season as the Director of Golf at the University of Dubuque. Under Bierman, the Spartans have upgraded the Men’s & Women’s Golf Program. In the Fall of 2018, the UD Women's Golf team won five tournaments and took home 2nd place at the American Rivers Conference Championships.

In the spring of 2019, Bierman led the UD Men’s Golf team to a 4th place finish at the American Rivers Conference Championships with Brady Ellis and Garvin Paper earning all-conference honors. The Spartans have improved their stroke average each year under Bierman and won the 2018 Knox College Invite.

In 2017, Bierman led the women’s team to a 5th place finish at the Iowa Conference Championships, which was the best in school history. The Spartans improved by 53 strokes from 2017 to 2016. The 2018-19 team had two individuals win tournaments: Megan Gille (Luther College Invite, Judson Spring Invite) and Daniela Miranda (Myrtle Beach Shootout, Monmouth College Invite, American Rivers Preview).

During his tenure with the Spartans, Bierman has excelled at recruiting by bring in 26 total student-athletes in his first three recruiting classes for both the men’s and women’s teams.

Prior to coming to the University of Dubuque, Bierman was the head women’s golf coach at Ashford University from 2006-08. He also recruited and coached three all-conference players while with the golf program. He also led the Women’s Golf Team to two top three finishes in the Midwest Conference in two seasons.

A native of Newton, Illinois, Bierman began his college career at Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois before transferring to the University of Dubuque. Bierman holds a Bachelor degree from the University of Dubuque, and completed his master’s degree in athletic administration from Loras College in 2007.

Bierman and his wife, Jackie, are the parents of two children Josie and Max.

Jordan Koehler - Golf (2019)


Jordan Koehler

Graduate Assistant - Men's and Women's Golf 
BS, Illinois Wesleyan University

Phone: 563.589.3584
E-mail: JKoehler@dbq.edu
Office: 106 Stoltz Sports Center
Fax: 563.589.3425

Jordan Koehler begins her first year as a Graduate Assistant at the University of Dubuque.

Koehler played collegiately for Illinois Wesleyan University from 2015-2019. During her time at IWU, the program clinched four CCIW titles and made four NCAA National Championship appearances. Koehler had three individual wins and 16 top ten finishes during her career. She was part of the team that shot a school record of 291, and she holds IWU records for number of birdies in a season (49) and career number of birdies (176).

A native of Galesburg, Illinois, Koehler has a Bachelor’s degree in business administration from IWU and will be working towards her Master’s in sports management while at UD.

Past Seasons

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