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From Walk-On to U.S. Amateur: NDSU’s Van Holmgren And His Journey As A Division One Athlete

Holmgren is going into his junior season with the Bison

FARGO, N.D. — Not every division one athlete earns a scholarship and not every walk on goes on to succeed at the division one level. North Dakota State golfer Van Holmgren is changing that stigma in his own way. Holmgren had a very unconventional path to becoming a division one athlete. After becoming a Minnesota state champion as a high…

NDSU’s Isrealson Tied for 21st After Second Day of Golf Regional

Bison still sit in 13th place in the team standings.

STOCKTON, Calif. (NDSU Athletics) – Sophomore Andrew Israelson shot a 1-under par 71 to lead North Dakota State University on the second day of the NCAA Pacific Regional on Tuesday, May 15, at The Reserve at Spanos Park. Israelson, a native of Staples, Minn., is tied for 21st with a 36-hole 1-under par 143 (72-71), pacing NDSU. The Bison remained in 13th…

NDSU Men’s Golf Captures First Summit League Title

Bison advance to the NCAA tournament.

NEWTON, Kan. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State won its first Summit League men’s golf championship on Tuesday, May 1, beating runner-up Denver by two shots in the final round at Sand Creek Station. NDSU earned the league’s automatic berth into the NCAA regionals. The full field for the NCAA championship will be announced in a selection show Wednesday, May 2,…

NDSU Opens New Indoor Golf Practice Facility at the SHAC

Short Game Facility alleviates need for golfers to go off-campus to practice

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU golfers used to  go off–campus to get their swings in the winter. Now, a new facility inside the Sanford Health Athletic Complex has made NDSU golf training year–round. “It’s the same temperature everyday, and we can rely on that, and we can rely on having a good practice every day,” said senior golfer Natalie Roth. The brand–new…