Pat Harty ranks the top male athletes at Iowa for the 2011-12 season.
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Freshman Ian Vandersee’s 5-under-par 66 today was the low round of the day and ignited Iowa’s final-round rally at the NCAA men’s golf regional in Athens, Ga., earning the Hawkeyes a coveted spot in the NCAA finals. In the Bowling Green, Ky., regional, Iowa State’s Nate McCoy closed with a 71 and became the first [...]
Iowa and Iowa State have some catching up to do after the first round of NCAA men’s golf regionals Thursday. The Hawkeyes are in 11th place, shooting a 4-over-par 288 at the Athens, Ga., regional. Barrett Kelpin and Ian Vandersee led Iowa with even-par 71s. Joseph Winslow and Chris Brant added 73s and Steven Ihm [...]
Iowa’s once-chilly national reputation in men’s golf is melting away. “They definitely say we’re an underdog based on the fact that we do come from the Midwest,” fifth-year Hawkeye coach Mark Hankins said. “They don’t take us for granted any more. But we still have a chip on our shoulder.” Iowa competes in its fourth [...]
Iowa golf coach Mark Hankins doesn’t want to talk about winning a Big Ten Championship.
Iowa shot 296 on Thursday and missed advancing by three strokes.
Note to reader: Don’t let this list fool you. The University of Iowa has not eliminated all but three of its men’s sports. It just looks that way based on the Press-Citizen’s list of the top 10 UI male student-athletes for the 2009-10 school year.