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Obal speaks on season, sport and success

The Observer sat down with senior men’s golf captain Tanner Obal to discuss his ideas and time with the team, the end of the season, conference tournament hopes and more. 1. Why did  you choose to come and play golf for Augustana?  “When I was looking at schools, I was…

Men’s golf hope to perform well at Conference Tournament

Coming off a 12th place finish out of 17 teams at the Weisst Foundation Classic, the men’s golf team is aiming to defeat some of the teams they lost to this weekend at the CCIW tournament. Going off the Weist Foundation Classic, the VIkings lost to five CCIW teams, Carthage…

Golf targets IWU invite

After coming back from a trip to Phoenix, Ariz., the men’s golf team is aiming for a strong performance on Saturday at their third spring invitational at Illinois Wesleyan University . Senior Tanner Obal said the team went to Arizona in February to hone their skills and give the team…

Askam’s strong finish leads to Vikings third place finish

This past Saturday, the men’s golf team finished third over nine teams in the Viking Fall Shootout at Fyre Lake Golf Club in Sherrard, Ill. The Viking’s shot for 328 points as a team, which was behind the winners, St. Ambrose, who had two teams. St. Ambrose’s first team finished…

Men’s golf aims to end season with top finish

Augustana men’s golf looks to end their fall season with a win as  the Vikings host the Viking Fall Shootout on this Saturday at Fyre Lake. Augustana hopes to improve off of their results from the Hopkins Collegiate Classic where the Vikings finished 7th out of 15 teams on day…

Augustana golfers prepare for new challenges at Hopkins Classic

Although still early in the season, the Augustana men’s golf team is looking to continue their success at the Hopkins Collegiate Classic this weekend. The tournament will be in Decatur, Ill. at the Decatur Country Club. This will be the first time the team has played at this course. Senior…

Men’s golf prepare for first tournament

With the return of four of their top seven players last year, the men’s golf team has high expectations for their first tournament, the Tim Kopka Memorial Tournament, on Friday and Saturday in West Dundee, Ill. At the tournament, the Vikings will square off against CCIW conference rivals such as…

Men's golf finishes fifth at CCIW Tournament

Augustana men’s golf finished fifth out of eight teams at this year’s CCIW tournament at the Prairie Landing Golf Course in West Chicago, Ill. Illinois Wesleyan won the tournament, winning with a combined score of 1164. Augustana finished with 1210, 14 behind fourth place Elmhurst college. Junior Tanner Obal led the way for…