Posts Tagged: Golf

Dye has big turnaround, Clark aids lowest score since 2016

September 5, 2019

Alaska doesn’t produce many college golfers, but we got two from the Kenai Peninsula playing this year at Marian University. Kenai’s Maxwell Dye is a junior for the men’s team and Soldotna’s Sydney Clark is a sophomore for the women’s team at Marian, a NCAA D3 school in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Both participated with… Read more »

Dye part of Marian’s top-flight team at NCAA D3 tournament

April 1, 2019

Kenai’s Maxwell Dye was part of the top-flight team for the Marian University men’s golf squad at the Wheaton Invitational in Illinois. The sophomore carded 18-hole rounds of 81 and 86 for a 167 total that tied him for 29th place out of 40 NCAA D3 golfers. Dye ranks No. 2 on the team this… Read more »

Dye leads team, tied for 10th after 36 holes of NACC tournament

October 9, 2018

Kenai’s Maxwell Dye fired the lowest round for the Marian University men’s golf team after the first two days of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Championship in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. The 5-foot-8 sophomore carded a 5-over 77 at the 6,800-yard Whistling Straits Irish Course, a five-stroke improvement from his Day 1 score. He shot an 82… Read more »

Dye shoots team-best 78 at college classic in Wisconsin

September 2, 2018

Marian University sophomore golfer Maxwell Dye of Kenai fired the best round on his team and finished tied for 36th out of 114 players at the Culver Edgewood College Fall Classic in Janesville, Wisconsin. He carded a 7-over 78 on the par-71, 6,849-yard course. Day 2 was rained out. It was the ninth career top-40… Read more »

Sanders continues stellar summer, ties for 3rd in Bend, Oregon

September 14, 2017

Greg Sanders of Anchorage used a brilliant back nine to overcome a slow start and salvage his final round at the Pacific Northwest Golf Association Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship in Bend, Oregon. He birdied hole Nos. 11, 16 and 17 en route to carding an 18-hole score of 74 that gave him a 54-hole total of… Read more »

Swinton, Oregon Tech golf team sit in eighth at Nationals

May 25, 2016

Tyler Swinton of Haines has helped the Oregon Tech golf team inch closer to qualifying for the final round of the NAIA Men’s Golf National Championships in Silvis, Illinois. Oregon Tech is tied for eighth place after the first two rounds of play at the TPC Deere Run. The top 17 schools after Thursday’s third… Read more »

Swinton, Oregon Tech golf team poised to make NAIA history

April 18, 2016

Alaska’s only college golfer is on the verge of helping Oregon Tech make history. The third-year program is poised to win the Cascade Collegiate Conference Golf Championships and advance to the NAIA Tournament for the first time. Tyler Swinton of Haines sits 10th out of 29 in the men’s field as Oregon Tech holds a… Read more »

Swinton part of Oregon Tech’s nationally ranked NAIA golf team

March 30, 2016

Oregon Tech, which features Alaska’s only college golfer in Tyler Swinton of Haines, is currently ranked 21st in the NAIA Men’s Golf Coaches Top 25 Poll. Swinton is one of only five golfers on the team to compete in all 17 rounds over six tournaments this season. The senior owns three top-10 finishes, including a… Read more »

Swinton shoots 2-under, finishes tournament 4th for Oregon Tech

October 14, 2015

Oregon Tech University golfer Tyler Swinton of Haines is notoriously tough on himself when it comes to his game. Most golfers are that way. But even Swinton had to break into a smile after breaking par. The senior carded a 2-under over 54 holes to finish fourth out of 66 finishers at the College of… Read more »

Swinton places 11th, helps Owls win Oregon Tech Invitational

September 24, 2015

Alaska’s only college golfer has his senior season in full swing. Oregon Tech’s Tyler Swinton of Haines placed 11th out of 51 men to help the Owls win the Oregon Tech Invitational at the par-72 Running Y Golf Course in Oregon. Swinton fired a 56-hole total of 228 after shooting rounds of 74-78-76 over the… Read more »