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Olson Gears Up For LPGA’s Next Major This Weekend

ANA Inspiration Starts Thursday

FARGO, N.D. — Oxbow’s Amy Olson gears up for the LPGA’s second major of the season, the ANA Inspiration, starting Thursday in California. Since the Tour’s restart in July, Olson has found some success. The former Bison has one top ten and one top-20 finish. In the last major, The Women’s Open at Royal Troon, lead after day one and…

Olson Leads Women’s British Open After Day One

Shot 4-under par, 67 to take three shot lead

TROON, SCOTLAND — A four-under par first round propelled Oxbow’s Amy Olson to the top of the leaderboard at the AIG Women’s Open at Royal Troon in Scotland. The North Dakota State graduate shot a 67 for a three stroke lead. Best ball-striking day of my life,” Olson said in a post-round interview. Winds were up to 50 mph at…

Current LPGA, Former NDSU Golfer Amy Olson Named to Summit League Hall of Fame

Holds NCAA record for individual wins

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Current LPGA and former North Dakota State Women’s Golfer Amy Olson was named to the Summit League Hall of Fame Class of 2020. Olson remains the NCAA career leader in women’s golf individual victories with 20. Golfing for the Bison from 2009-2013,  she broke the old mark of 17 set by LPGA star Juli Inkster. Olson…

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…

Former NDSU Golf Standout Amy Olson Returns to Fargo

The LPGA Pro was on Campus to Promote the Women's PGA Championship

FARGO, N.D. — It’s been six years since Amy Olson played golf at NDSU, but she returned to campus Wednesday afternoon and still had plenty of fans waiting for her. “I don’t get a lot of time back here now so it is really good to be able to see familiar faces, people that have supported me from when I…

Men’s Golf: NDSU’s Historic Season Concludes with 13th Place Finish at NCAA Pacific Regional

Sophomore Andrew Israelson finished tied for 23rd at 1-under par 215 to lead the Bison in the regional

STOCKTON, Calif. (NDSU Athletics) — The North Dakota State University men’s golf team wrapped up its historic 2017-18 season at the NCAA Pacific Regional on Wednesday, May 16, at The Reserve at Spanos Park. In their inaugural NCAA Division I Regional, the Bison finished 13th, tallying round scores of 297, 295 and 294 for a 54-hole 22-over par 886. Kansas…

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,…

Women’s Golf: Bison Will Head to Wisconsin for the NCAA Regional Tournament

The Bison drew the 17-seed and will play at the University Ridge golf course May 7th-9th

FARGO, N.D. —After winning the Summit League women’s golf title, North Dakota State now knows where it will compete in the NCAA Regional: Madison,Wisconsin. It’s not the most exotic location to play golf, but the Bison were thrilled when they discovered their draw. Two of their competitors are from Wisconsin and have experience golfing on the very same course they…