SMSU GOLF: Mustangs ready for NSIC Championships this weekend
MARSHALL — The Southwest Minnesota State University women’s golf team resumes action today, Saturday and Sunday competing at the 54-hole 13-team Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship at the 5,906-yard, par 72 Dacotah Ridge Golf Club in Morton.
Play begins each day at 9 a.m. with tee times the first two rounds, followed by a shotgun start on Sunday. SMSU will tee off on Friday starting at 10:10 a.m. with Saturday’s start time to be determined by how the team finishes round one.
Live scoring updates can be found on the championship website at NorthernSun.org/NSICWGolf. The team champion will receive the NSIC’s automatic bid to the NCAA Region Tournament.
Minnesota State won the last championship conducted in 2019, snapping Augustana’s run of nine straight championships from 2010-18.
SMSU finished 10th at the 2019 championship with current SMSU senior Hannah Kohls finishing tied for 19th with a 37-over 253.
SMSU has won five NSIC championships in team history with the last coming in 2005. A total of five Mustang golfers have won the NSIC individual title with Erin Oakland the last to do so in 2005.
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