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Sophomore Angus Flanagan plays during the Gopher Invitational on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018.

Gophers men’s golf wins first tournament of the spring season

Matthew Kennedy
April 22, 2021
Minnesota had five of its golfers in the top 20 of the leaderboard, with Angus Flanagan taking home his second consecutive individual title as the team tied for first place.
Shane Wiskus poses for a portrait in Cooke Hall on Friday, April 30, 2019. Wiskus is the fifth Gopher to win the Nissen-Emery award.

Gophers men’s gymnastics star Shane Wiskus wins the Nissen-Emery Award

Michael Lyne
April 16, 2021
Wiskus is the fifth Gopher to win the Nissen-Emery and the first Gopher since 2015 when Ellis Mannon received the award.
Sophomore Angus Flanagan plays during the Gopher Invitational on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018.

Gophers’ Angus Flanagan to play in 2021 Walker Cup

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter
April 16, 2021
Flanagan is officially on the 10-man roster after previously being a part of the 15-player prospect pool in December.
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...