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Thomas Longbella lines up a shot on the putting green in the indoor golf training facility in April 2019. The facility borders the Les Bolstad Golf Course and allows for practice throughout winter months.

Gophers men’s golf returns winless from Big Ten Match Play

Matthew Kennedy
February 16, 2021
Without Angus Flanagan, the Gophers earned two draws and a loss in Palm Coast, Florida.
Sophomore Angus Flanagan plays during the Gopher Invitational on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018.

Q&A with Angus Flanagan and Justin Smith

Matthew Kennedy
January 18, 2021
Gophers’ golf coach Justin Smith and top player Angus Flanagan weigh in on the Gophers’ seven upcoming tournaments.
Sophomore Angus Flanagan plays during the Gopher Invitational on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018.

Angus Flanagan named to the Great Britain and Ireland Walker Cup team

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter
December 7, 2020
Flanagan would join John Harris (1993, '95, '97, '01) as the only Gophers to ever compete in the event if he makes the squad next spring.
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Gophers women’s golf coach Michele Redman announces retirement

Nolan O'Hara, Sports Reporter
October 8, 2020
Michele Redman announced her retirement from the Gophers’ women’s golf program. She said the time she’s had at home has been eye-opening and she’s ready for a new chapter.
Thomas Longbella lines up a shot on the putting green in the indoor golf training facility in April 2019. The facility borders the Les Bolstad Golf Course and allows for practice throughout winter months.

Gophers’ men’s golf cashes in impressive scores this weekend

Matthew Kennedy
October 8, 2020
Angus Flanagan most notably won the 2020 Minnesota Golf Champions tournament.
Thomas Longbella lines up a shot on the putting green in the indoor golf training facility in April 2019. The facility borders the Les Bolstad Golf Course and allows for practice throughout winter months.

Gophers’ men’s golf improving despite no school competitions this fall

Matthew Kennedy
September 23, 2020
Gophers’ men’s golf keeps fresh outside of NCAA play.

Former Gopher qualifies for 2019 US Amateur Championship

Nolan O'Hara
July 17, 2019

When the 2019 U.S. Amateur Golf Championship heads to historic Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in just under a month, former University of Minnesota golfer Josh Persons will be in attendance.  Persons...

Peronnin shines in final collegiate outing, Minnesota golf takes eighth at Big Tens

Jack White
April 27, 2017

Senior Emie Peronnin finished third in what might be her final competition as a Minnesota golfer, just two strokes shy of the Big Ten Championships victor.But the senior wasn’t completely satisfied with...

Thomas Longbella shines in UMN freshman golf season

Drew Cove
April 13, 2017

No matter the sport, no matter the setting, competitiveness is in his blood.One of Minnesota’s newest golfers, freshman Thomas Longbella is a competitive player for many reasons.“It was always a goal...

Runar Arnorsson plays at the Windsong Farm Golf Club during the Gopher Invitational on Sept. 13, 2015.

Gophers start spring seasons on high note

Drew Cove
February 14, 2017

Minnesota started off the spring season strong this weekend.The seventh-seed men took third at the Big Ten Match Play tournament, and the women placed sixth at the Florida State Matchup over the weekend.“We...