Vandals looking for more hardware — Women’s golf team vies for third NMSU invite title under Johnson 10.01.2015

The New Mexico State Aggies will welcome the Idaho women’s golf team once again to the Price’s Give ’Em Five Intercollegiate Monday through Wednesday at the New Mexico State Golf Course in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The Vandals have a history of successful rounds at the New Mexico State invite, and they expect nothing less

‘Old for his years’ — Freshman Jake Scarrow leads Vandals to fifth place at Husky Invitational 09.24.2015

  If there was any question as to who would step up in Jared du Toit’s absence after he bolted for Arizona State this summer, Jacob Scarrow answered them earlier this week in Suncadia, Washington, at the Husky Invitational. The freshman from British Columbia, Canada, fired a tournament-low 66 in the third and final round

Kim impresses in debut — Idaho’s Michelle Kim takes fourth, Idaho second at Washington State Cougar Cup 09.24.2015

  In her first collegiate golf invitational, Idaho freshman Michelle Kim didn’t appear to be rattled. Instead, she stepped on the course and shot a 2-under-par 70 in the first round. The Surrey, British Columbia, native took fourth and finished with a 1-under-par 215 at the Washington State Cougar Cup Monday and Tuesday at Palouse

Freshmen leading way — Idaho freshmen golfers Michelle Kim, Sophie Hausmann lead Vandals at WSU Cougar Cup 09.21.2015

  Idaho women’s golf coach Lisa Johnson found some gems in the freshmen class this season. Freshman Michelle Kim of Surrey, British Columbia, is tied for fourth after two rounds at the Washington State Cougar Cup Monday at Palouse Ridge Golf Club in Pullman. Kim fired a 1-under-par 143, which is five strokes off leader

Great expectations — Men’s golf team gets season started Monday with Husky Invitational 09.17.2015

  While some teams prefer to schedule a few easy opponents to start a season, Idaho men’s golf coach John Means wants his team playing the best competition right from the start. “This team is good, so they’re playing in very strong tournaments against very good teams,” Means said about the five tournaments the Vandals

Competing with the best — Idaho senior golfer Leilanie Kim ties for 38th at nationals 07.23.2015

A four-day golf competition can be physically and mentally draining. When adding weather delays, sometimes the event can be even more difficult. Through the obstacles, Idaho senior Leilanie Kim proved she could compete with some of the best collegiate golfers in the country.

Vandals’ season ends at regionals 06.04.2015

Idaho men’s golf ties for 10th at regionals, fails to advance to nationals Even though the Idaho men’s golf team entered the NCAA San Diego Regional as the No. 10 seed, Idaho coach John Means didn’t want to finish tied for 10th, which Idaho did May 16 at Rancho Santa Fe, California. After the Vandals

Looking for another top-five finish 05.07.2015

Idaho men’s golf has received several conference awards, focused on next step Ever since the Idaho men’s golf team won the Big Sky Conference Championship by 21 strokes April 29 in Angels Camp, California, Big Sky awards have been flying into Moscow. Sophomore Jared du Toit won the individual conference championship. He also earned the

Complete sweep 04.30.2015

Idaho takes team title, fills up top three spots on leaderboard The Big Sky Conference Championships are starting to stack up for the Idaho athletic program. After the men’s and women’s tennis teams won their Big Sky Championships Sunday, the Idaho men’s golf team decided to get in on the action. The Vandals won the

Vandals come up just short of championship 04.24.2015

Idaho finishes third in Big Sky Championship, three strokes behind champion NAU Three shots was all that separated the Idaho women’s golf team from the Big Sky Conference champion Northern Arizona Tuesday in Chandler, Arizona. The Vandals entered the third and final round of the conference championship in second place, four strokes behind Southern Utah.

Great finish to regular season 04.20.2015

Idaho ends regular season with second-place finish in Iowa, Iacolucci places in top five With a second place finish in the 12-team field of the Hawkeye-Great River Entertainment Invitational, the Idaho men’s golf team should feel pretty good as it heads into the Big Sky Conference Championship — which starts next Monday in Angels Camp,

Battling to the finish 04.09.2015

Vandals take second, du Toit ties for first after three rounds at Wyoming Cowboy Classic The Idaho men’s golf team obviously wasn’t satisfied with its fifth-place position Monday. Their dissatisfaction was evident when the Vandals played in the final round Tuesday and shot the best score of the round to finish second at the Wyoming

Potential to move up leaderboard 04.06.2015

Idaho gets solid play from all five starters on first day of Wyoming Cowboy Classic Consistency was the key for the Idaho men’s golf team on the first day of the Wyoming Cowboy Classic Monday in Scottsdale, Arizona. Each one of Idaho’s starting five golfers shot even par or better to put the Vandals in

Working to keep his spot 04.06.2015

Idaho freshman golfer Dan Sutton had breakout performance in Arizona The best performance from the Idaho men’s golf team in its last competition wasn’t 2014 WAC Freshman of the Year Jared du Toit or first-team All-WAC senior Aaron Cockerill. Instead, the Vandals got a boost from freshman Dan Sutton.

Making his mark 03.23.2015

Idaho freshman Dan Sutton ties for second in Arizona tournament Freshman golfer Dan Sutton didn’t even play in Idaho’s previous competition — the Cleveland Golf Palmetto Invite March 9-10 in Aiken, South Carolina. However, Sutton made the most of his opportunity at the Desert Shootout Thursday through Saturday in Goodyear, Arizona.

Time, light constraints hurt Vandals 03.23.2015

Idaho comes up shortin Arizona Invitational Time constraints hurt the Idaho women’s golf team in its last tournament over spring break. The team competed in the Arizona Wildcat Invitational March 16-17 in Tucson, Arizona, and started off with strong performances from seniors Leilanie Kim and Kaitlyn Oster. A lack of sunlight caused play to be

Competing against some of the best 03.10.2015

Idaho finishes tied for fifth in tough field The Idaho men’s golf team proved it can compete against some of the best teams in the nation when it competed at the Cleveland Golf Palmetto Invite March 9-10 in Aiken, South Carolina. The four teams who finished ahead of Idaho are currently ranked in the top

Top five after first day 03.10.2015

Idaho senior Aaron Cockerill sits in second place, Vandals tied for fifth as team after first day There is no time to mess around for senior athletes. For senior golfers, they need to make every shot count because with each stroke they are closer to the end of their college career. Idaho senior Aaron Cockerill

Ready to rock Big Sky 02.27.2015

Idaho golf teams have formula for success It’s almost March, which means college golf has begun. It’s the time of year when the Idaho men’s and women’s golf teams get to travel south every couple of weeks to compete in an invitational and enjoy nice weather. Both the Idaho men’s and women’s teams were preseason

Athletes of the week 02.23.2015

Mike Scott — men’s basketball It wasn’t a good weekend for Idaho men’s basketball as they dropped two games to Northern Arizona and Southern Utah in a critical stretch to get a higher seed in the Big Sky Tournament. One bright spot though was the play of point guard Mike Scott, who was one of

Tough field, windy conditions 02.23.2015

Idaho finishes ninth out of tough 24-team field Sometimes it’s hard to tell what level a team is at until it competes against other teams.The Idaho men’s golf team may have learned more about itself over the weekend when it competed in its first event of the spring. The Vandals finished ninth out of 24

No. 1 in Big Sky 02.19.2015

Idaho men’s golf preseason No. 1 in Big Sky, a little banged up to start season Rankings don’t mean much to some people and Idaho men’s golf coach John Means is one of those people. The Idaho men’s golf team was picked to win the Big Sky Conference Championship in the Big Sky Preseason Coaches

Living up to hype 02.17.2015

Idaho women’s golf wins first invite of year, weather cuts play short Sometimes, Mother Nature doesn’t like cooperating with athletic events. This was the case when the Idaho women’s golf team competed at the Delta Gamma Challenge Monday in New Braunfels, Texas.

Big expectations 02.12.2015

Idaho women’s golf No. 1 in Big Sky Preseason Coaches Poll Sometimes, the new kids on the block have a tough time earning the respect of their peers. However, this is not the case for the Idaho women’s golf team as it transitions from the WAC to the Big Sky Conference. The Vandals are the

Middle of the pack 11.06.2014

Idaho men’s golf finishes eighth in Hawaii invite to end fall season There will be no more trips down South for the Idaho men’s golf team until it opens up the spring season at the Wyoming Desert Classic Feb. 21-23 in Palm Springs, California. For the rest of the fall semester and the beginning of