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…

Tom Hoge Shoots Even Par in First Round of U.S. Open

Hogie had three birdies and three bogies at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Fargo’s own Tom Hoge is in impressive company at the U.S. Open. Hoge shot an even 71 at Pebble Beach in the first round. He started on the back nine and bogied the 11th. After the turn, Hoge birdied three, four and six to sit at two-under. Heading into the clubhouse, he bogied the eighth and…

Stanek Wins Rain Shortened Bobcat Open

Stanek shot 13-under par for the two rounds.

FARGO, N.D. — Due to poor playing conditions by Sunday’s rain in the Fargo area the 54th Bobcat Open at the Fargo Country Club had to be called early. The tournament heads named Kevin Stanek the champion. Stanek was in the lead by two strokes following two rounds of play. “I’m pretty ecstatic about it to be honest,” Stanek said….

Foth Wins Pine to Palm in Extras

Jackson Foth wins 86th Pine to Palm

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The 86th Pine to Palm did not end in just 18 holes. Jackson Foth and Rick Kuhn battled to four extra holes until Foth walked away victorious with the title. “I just knew I needed to stay focused and play my game,” Foth said after the win. “I didn’t want to get ahead of myself. That…

Pine to Palm Down to Sweet Sixteen

Deitz advances to round of 16

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The 86th Pine to Palm continues at the Detroit Country Club. Top-seeded Chris Swenson has already been eliminated. Today the top-seeds continued to fall. Second-seeded Will Czeh, third-seeded and current NDSU Bison, Andrew Israelson and fourth-seeded Andrew Proctor all got ousted on Friday. Moorhead native Pat Deitz advanced to the round of 16 as the ninth-seed….

3rd Annual Osgood Memorial Day Veterans Appreciation Golf Event

All active, former and retired military personnel get a free day of golf to enjoy with their friends and family

FARGO, N.D. — For the third year in a row, Osgood holds its Memorial Day Veterans Appreciation Golf Event. All active, former and retired military personnel get a free day of golf to enjoy with their friends and family. Staff at Osgood says it’s a great opportunity to say thank you for their service while also giving them a day…

Bison Women’s Golf Caps Off Season in NCAA Regional

The Bison finished 17th

MADISON, Wis. (NDSU Athletics) – The North Dakota State University women’s golf team capped its record-breaking 2017-18 season with a 17th place finish at the NCAA Madison Regional Wednesday, May 9, at University Ridge Golf Course. The Bison, who officially set a new team scoring average record for the seventh time in eight season at 302.7, posted round scores of…

New Putting Greens Set to Be Installed at Edgewood Golf Club

The putting greens and park surrounding it should be ready for use by Labor Day

FARGO, N.D. — Golfers at the Edgewood Golf Course will have a new place to practice their putting before hitting the links. The Fargo Park District announced that two new putting greens will be installed near the main entrance. Each putting green has different slopes, so golfers of all skill levels can get their putts in. Named after the late federal…

Some Fargo Public Golf Courses Are Ready For Golfers

Rose Creek will open its 18-hole course at noon on Tuesday

FARGO, N.D. — The conditions are finally right for Fargo Park District to open up some golf courses. Rose Creek will open its 18-hole course at noon on Tuesday. Prairiewood will open its 9-hole course at 9 a.m. on Wednesday. El Zagal will open its 9-hole course on Saturday at 10:00 am. Riding carts will not be available due to…