2012 Golf News
May 16, 2012
Kennedy selected to Division III PING All-West Regional Team
Division III PING All-Region honorees have been announced by the GCAA. Players across six regions - Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, South, Great Lakes, Central and West - earned all-region honors for 2012.
May 16, 2012
Kennedy narrowly misses cut at NCAA Championships
Whittier College senior Doug Kennedy saw his NCAA Division III Championship run come to an end on Wednesday, despite shooting a 150 (+6) that put him tied for 43rd.
May 7, 2012
Doug Kennedy qualifies for NCAA Div. III Golf Championships
Senior Doug Kennedy who earned 2nd Team All-SCIAC recognition last week for his 13th place finish in the SCIAC Championships qualified for the NCAA Div. III Golf Championships set to take place May 15-18 with 210 participants.
May 2, 2012
Kennedy named to All-SCIAC second-team
Following the 2012 SCIAC Championships at Diamond Valley Country Club in Hemet, Calif., the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its all-conference teams and Doug Kennedy was honored as a second-team selection.
April 23, 2012
Men’s Golf finishes fifth at SCIAC Championships
Whittier shot a 303 (+6) led by the round of 73 (+1) from Greg Garcia. The Poets took over sole possession of sixth place at the 2012 SCIAC Championships at Diamond Valley Golf Club on Monday.
April 22, 2012
Poets finish sixth after day one of SCIAC Championships
Whittier men’s golf is currently in sixth place after the opening day of the 2012 SCIAC Championships.
April 15, 2012
Whittier wraps up regular season finishing 3rd at Tukwet; SCIAC No. 5
The Whittier College golf team competed in their final regular season SCIAC event at Tukwet Canyon Golf Club located in Riverside, Calif. and finished tied for 3rd with Occidental with an overall score of 315.
April 5, 2012
New golf rankings come out Poets jump up to No. 24
The new golf rankings for Div. III have been announced and Whittier College jumps up in the rankings from No. 35 to No. 24 making their biggest jump in the rankings thus far this season.
March 30, 2012
Poet grab first place in Whittier Invitational
The Whittier College golf team who has improved their national ranking to No. 35 in Div. III took home first place honors in their Whittier Invitational yesterday afternoon with an overall score of a 293.
March 26, 2012
Poets tie for fourth during SCIAC No. 4
The Whittier College golf team concluded yesterday with a fourth place finish during the SCIAC No. 4 event with an overall score of 295 to finish tied with Redlands.
March 22, 2012
Garcia misses course record by two strokes; Push Poets past Chapman
The Whittier College golf team won their first head to head matchup of the season against the Panthers of Chapman University Thursday afternoon winning 299-306.
March 8, 2012
Poets finish 3rd in SCIAC #3; Top No. 6 CMS and No. 14 La Verne
The Whittier College golf team continues to impress this season as they again for the second straight event finished in front of the No. 6 Stags of Claremont-M-S finishing 3rd with an overall score of 308.
February 23, 2012
Poet’s finish 4th; A spot ahead of No. 6 Claremont-M-S
The Whittier College golf team continues to improve after every event they play and after SCIAC #2 that took place at Sterling Hills in Thousand Oaks, Calif. they showed that they can compete with anyone as they finished 4th one spot in front of No. 6 Claremont-M-S.
February 12, 2012
Poets finish 5th in first SCIAC matchup
The Whittier College golf team after a strong 3rd place finish in the Lampkin Invite on Saturday finished 5th in their first SCIAC tilt of 2012 with a score of 307.
February 9, 2012
Poets finish third at Lamkin Grip Invitational
Three Poets broke the 80-barrier as the Whittier College golf team took home third place honors at the Lamkin Grip Invitational at Sierra La Verne Country Club on Thursday afternoon to open their 2012 campaign. As a team Whittier shot a 308.