With its infamously challenging 238-yard ninth, The Course at Yale consistently ranks among the most difficult in the country. Yet, the Crimson women’s golf team, who placed sixth of 16 teams in 2015 and fourth of 19 teams in 2016, has only seen improvement at the Yale Invitational that took place this past weekend, but was cut short due to inclement weather conditions on Sunday.
The Crimson’s five-person team placed seventh out of a field of 14 teams, shooting 35 over par across three rounds in two days. The Crimson rounded out the top half of the leaderboard, finishing two strokes behind sixth-place Seton Hall and 11 strokes up on eighth-place Yale.
Looking to defend its Ivy Leagues championships, men’s and women’s golf head south this weekend and leave behind their home turf at Fresh Pond in Cambridge. The men will be going to Greenwich, Conn. while the women will be heading down to the Sunshine State to close out their seasons.
With Boston snows hindering the outdoor practices of the golf teams, the group makes use of the school’s indoor facilities to prepare for the upcoming Ivy League Championships.
The only thing better than one champion is two, just ask the Harvard women’s golf team. In their second invitational of the spring season, the team picked up their second consecutive individual gold medal. Well actually, they picked up their second and third. Sophomores Anna Zhou and Michelle Xie tied each other for the Naval Academy’s Golf Invitational gold medal.
Entering its second tournament of the spring season, the Harvard women’s golf team traveled down to Osprey, Fla. to participate in the Ivy-heavy Harvard Invitational. Hosted by the team on the 72-par, three round Heron Course at the Oaks Club, the tournament took place over the course of Saturday and Sunday.
Wrapping up the autumn portion of its schedule, the Harvard women’s golf team traveled to the Mid-Atlantic to take part in the University of Delaware Lady Blue Hen Invitational. After three rounds of play, the Crimson secured a first-place finish, bookending the fall slate with a pair of championships.
Entering its second tournament thus far on the season, the Harvard women’s golf team traveled south to compete in the Princeton Invitational. In its first three round event of the season, the Crimson walked away with a ninth place finish.
uilding on the strong finish to last season, the Crimson walked away with the first-place finish at this weekend's Navy Fall Invitational, leading a pack of 16 schools from across the nation.
Kevin Rhoads, who serves as both the men's and woman's golf coach at Harvard, guided both his teams to Ivy League Championships this year.
For the fifth season in a row, the Harvard women’s golf team took the course in the NCAA regional round. This time around, the Crimson took a trip to The University Club in Baton Rouge, La. to join a field of 18 competitors. After three rounds of play, the women walked away in a tie for ninth.
Looking to build on last weekend’s third place finish at the Rebel Intercollegiate, the Harvard women’s golf team took its talents to the River Landing Classic in Wallace, N.C. After playing 54 holes over a two-day stretch, the Crimson earned itself another third place finish as play wrapped up Sunday.