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College Golf / October 10, 2019
Fall 2019 week 5 recap: Pitt beats RMU, Iowa beats Nebraska

Fall 2019 week 5 recap: Pitt beats RMU, Iowa beats Nebraska

By Oliver Mauk

There was a battle in the Atlantic region this past weekend at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course in Gibsonia, Pa where the University of Pittsburgh and Robert Morris University came in first and second. Robert Morris had a 7 shot lead over Pitt until Sunday when Pitt fired 370 to complete a come from behind win by 9 shots. Pitt was lead by Jack Orr and Max Johnson while RMU was lead by Tanner Kutek and Damian Fubio. 
 
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College Golf / October 3, 2019
Fall 2019 week 4 recap: Virginia claims #1 ranking

Fall 2019 week 4 recap: Virginia claims #1 ranking

By Oliver Mauk

Week 4 of the NCCGA season saw Virginia solidify themselves as a top team in the country. A few new winners like New Hampshire and Washington University bursted onto the scene as well. Here's a rundown of week 4 in the NCCGA. 

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College Golf / October 1, 2019
Fall 2019: October Power Rankings

Fall 2019: October Power Rankings

By Oliver Mauk

1. Michigan - They rank 2nd in the nation in stroke differential and have already won a regional tournament over state rival Michigan State. They have proved that they are the team to beat in the Midwest region and are likely headed back to Nationals!

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College Golf / September 26, 2019
Fall 2019 week 3 recap: Texas tops Baylor, GCU beats ASU

Fall 2019 week 3 recap: Texas tops Baylor, GCU beats ASU

By Oliver Mauk

 
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College Golf / September 25, 2019
What to expect at an NCCGA club golf tournament

What to expect at an NCCGA club golf tournament

By Matt Weinberger

It’s been 10 years since I first teed it up at an NCCGA club golf tournament and I couldn’t help but think how different the experience will be at NCCGA tournaments this season compared to a decade ago. Being involved with the NCCGA ever since that first tournament has given me, along with our full Nextgengolf team, the opportunity to take steps and continue to improve every aspect of club golf. Club golfers have been instrumental in driving change for the NCCGA and making every semester better. Here is what you can expect when you tee it up in an upcoming NCCGA tournament!

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College Golf / September 19, 2019
Topgolf provides free practice for college golfers

Topgolf provides free practice for college golfers

By Oliver Mauk

We are excited to announce that Topgolf is now the official practice site of the NCCGA! College students who are part of the National Collegiate Club Golf Association (NCCGA) are able to reserve complimentary practice sessions at Topgolf nationally all year long (restrictions apply). The NCCGA Leadership team has worked hard to secure this partnership which becomes a new and significant benefit of being an NCCGA club golfer. The NCCGA is a property within Nextgengolf, an organization owned and operated by the PGA of America that provides opportunities allowing everyone to play college golf.

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College Golf / September 19, 2019
Fall 2019 week 2 recap: Wisconsin & Baylor dominate

Fall 2019 week 2 recap: Wisconsin & Baylor dominate

By Oliver Mauk

It was another great early week in the NCCGA, with 4 more regions kicking off their fall seasons. Here's what you need to know from the weekend. 

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College Golf / September 12, 2019
Fall 2019 week 1 recap: Florida & Nebraska claim early victories

Fall 2019 week 1 recap: Florida & Nebraska claim early victories

By Oliver Mauk

The first weekend of the NCCGA season featured two tournaments, a combined event in North and South Florida as well as Twin Cities. The University of Florida and University of Nebraska - Lincoln took victories and are slowly paving their paths towards Nationals bids at the end of the season. 

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College Golf / September 5, 2019
Fall 2019 preseason rankings

Fall 2019 preseason rankings

By Oliver Mauk

With the Fall 2019 NCCGA season beginning this weekend, it's time to reveal the preseason top 25. These rankings are voted on by the NCCGA Student Ambassadors based on performance from last season and how the team looks headed into the new season.

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College Golf / August 20, 2019
4 reasons why every PGM student should play club golf

4 reasons why every PGM student should play club golf

By Kris Hart

Professional Golf Management (PGM) Students are the future of the golf industry. Given Nextgengolf is now part of the PGA of America family, it’s important that all PGM students know that NCCGA Club Golf is an option for them and understand why it is important that PGM students play collegiate club golf. Here are 4 reasons why every PGM student should consider playing collegiate club golf.

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College Golf / August 3, 2019
How to walk-on to a varsity college golf team

How to walk-on to a varsity college golf team

By Kris Hart

Playing golf at your dream school, especially if you are looking to play DI college golf is very difficult. The fact is, over 93% of high school golfers will not play varsity college golf at any level. If you are a senior in high school or current college student trying to walk-on the varsity golf team, playing in competitive tournaments gives you your best chance.

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College Golf / July 9, 2019
How to start playing collegiate club golf

How to start playing collegiate club golf

By Connor Brown

The average college golf team only has about 10 players on the roster. This doesn't leave a lot of space for many players, and often forces some excellent and passionate golfers to step aside from the game they love. For these students, club golf is a great option to not only continue playing golf, but compete on a regional and national scale. 

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College Golf / June 20, 2019
Fall 2019 Nationals heads to Oklahoma

Fall 2019 Nationals heads to Oklahoma

By Oliver Mauk

The NCCGA and Nextgengolf are happy to announce that we will be headed to the great state of Oklahoma for Fall 2019 Nationals! Both the Invitational and Championship will take place November 15-17th, so be sure to mark your calendars. This edition of Nationals will be a nice change of pace from recent years and a new, unique experience for NCCGA players. 

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College Golf / April 30, 2019
NCCGA Spring 2019 Nationals Recap

NCCGA Spring 2019 Nationals Recap

By Oliver Mauk

It was another fantastic edition of NCCGA Nationals this past weekend with three of the best courses in tournament history. Great finishes took place at both the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex in West Lafayette, IN and The Trophy Club in Lebanon, IN. See below for a full recap of both the Spring 2019 National Championship and National Invitational. 

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College Golf / April 26, 2019
Notre Dame and Purdue to play Nationals in home state

Notre Dame and Purdue to play Nationals in home state

By Tanner Kutek

The spring NCCGA National Championship is taking place in the state of Indiana. The Birck Boilermaker Complex will be the host, and the field has universities from everywhere in the United States, but there are a few colleges in the field that may have a little bit of home field advantage.

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