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Golf receives all eight votes in preseason poll

The Horizon League’s coaches unanimously predicted Wright State golf to be the top team in the league for the 2020 season.

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Men's golf team wins Crusader Classic

The men’s golf team began their season in grand fashion by winning the Crusader Classic hosted by Valparaiso University. The Raiders competed against teams from Bradley University, Valparaiso University and Loyola University. Going into the tournament, Coach Brian Arlinghaus felt confident in the team as he had watched them practice throughout the summer. Arlinghaus said […]

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Wright State golf team names new head coach

Brian Arlinghaus, the assistant coach from last year’s Wright State’s golf team, was promoted after head coach Pete Samborsky stepped down this summer. Arlinghaus came to WSU in 2015, where he previously served as the head golf coach at Miami University-Hamilton. While coaching there, he met coach Samborsky while trying to help Chris Ross, a […]

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Wenzler wins back-to-back tournaments

One week after taking first place at the Earl Yestingsmeir Memorial Invitational, junior Ryan Wenzler won the Horizon League Tournament and received an automatic bid into the NCAA Regional after shooting a 211 through three rounds at the Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida. Ryan shot a 72 and a 70 in the first two […]

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Golf places third in the Wright State Invitational

Senior Cody Nickson finished in seventh place while the Raiders finished in third place out of nine teams in the Wright State Invitational at the Miami Valley Golf Club on Tuesday, April 5. The Raiders finished 34 strokes behind Dayton who placed in first with a score of 859 with a low round of 284 […]

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Golf finishes fifth before hosting the Wright State Invitational

The Wright State golf team tied for fifth place out of 12 in the Bobby Nichols intercollegiate at Sevierville Golf Club in Sevierville, TN during a three-round tournament ending on Tuesday, March 22. “It was a challenging golf course,” junior Austin Sipe said.  “A couple of the par threes were pretty strong and there were […]

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Centerville's production of Wright State golfers

Centerville High School has been a popular recruiting spot for Wright State’s golf program as there are currently four players from the school on the 2015-16 roster (nine members); Senior Conner Lash, juniors Austin Sipe and Ryan Wenzler and freshman Alec Velasco. “Centerville has had a pretty good program,” Raiders head coach Pete Samborsky said.  […]

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Wenzler takes first

Junior Ryan Wenzler shot seven under par in the second round of the Northern Kentucky Classic on Sept. 27.  His score of a 64 broke and set a new course record at Elks Run Golf Club in Batavia, Ohio. “It feels great,” Wenzler said.  “I didn’t realize until I made my putt on 17 for […]

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Wezler sets course record

After two rounds, the men’s golf team is placed second in the Northern Kentucky Classic with one more day remaining on Monday, Sept. 28. Junior Ryan Wenzler dominated the field on Saturday, Sept. 27 as he shot one under par in the first round (70) and broke a course record in the second round with […]

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Golf places fourth in Murray State Inviational

The Raiders took fourth place in the Murray State Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 22. The team shot 877 after three rounds, 14 strokes behind the winner and host Murray State. Junior Ryan Wenzler tied for fourth overall and led the way for WSU with a total of 216 while shooting a 73 in the first […]

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