Aztecs men's golf

SDSU MEN'S GOLFER P.J. SAMIERE SECURES BERTH IN U.S. AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP

 

Aztec rising senior wins sectional qualifier in Hawaii

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July 21, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s golf rising senior PJ Samiere (Kailua, Hawaii) earned a spot in the 2017 U.S. Amateur Championship after winning his United States Golf Association sectional qualifier last Monday in Kapolei, Hawaii.

SCHAUFFELE WINS FIRST PGA TOUR TITLE AT GREENBRIER

 

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July 10, 2017 (White Sulpher Springs, W.Va.,) - Former San Diego State men’s golf All-American Xander Schauffele (San Diego, Calif.) captured the first PGA Tour title of his career Sunday after winning The Greenbrier Classic in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

SDSU'S P.J. SAMIERE WINS CALIFORNIA STATE AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP

 

Aztec rising senior claims five straight matches en route to title

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June 25, 2017 (San Francisco) - San Diego State men’s golf standout PJ Samiere (Kailua, Hawaii) captured the prestigious California State Amateur Championship on Saturday after defeating Noah Norton (Chico, Calif.), 1-up, in a thrilling 36-hole final at the historic Olympic Club in San Francisco, California.

EX-SDSU GOLF STAR XANDER SCHAUFFELE TIES FOR FIFTH AT U.S. OPEN

 

Aztec alumnus earns exemption to next year’s championship

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June 18, 2017 (Erin, Wisc.) - Making his first major championship appearance, former San Diego State All-American Xander Schauffele (San Diego, Calif.) tied for fifth place at the 117th U.S. Open on Sunday after carding a 3-under-par 69 during the final round at Erin Hills Golf Club.

EX-SDSU GOLFER XANDER SCHAUFFELE QUALIFIES FOR U.S. OPEN

 

Former Aztec star advances out of Memphis sectional

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Photo:  Schauffele will compete in the 117th U.S. Open in Erin, Wis.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

June 6, 2017 (San Diego) - Former San Diego State All-American Xander Schauffele (San Diego, Calif.) clinched a berth in the 2017 U.S. Open Championship Tuesday, emerging from a five-way playoff to grab one of two remaining spots in the United States Golf Association (USGA) sectional qualifier in Memphis, Tennessee.

SDSU'S P.J. SAMIERE EARNS PING ALL-WEST REGION HONORS

 

Aztec men’s golf junior collects first career all-region award

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May 27, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s golfer PJ Samiere (Kailua, Hawaii) was one of 26 student-athletes named to the PING All-West Region team, as announced Saturday by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).

SDSU MEN'S GOLF FINISHES SEASON WITH EIGHTH PLACE REGIONAL FINISH

 

Aztecs fall short of third straight berth in NCAA Championships

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Photo:  Blake Abercrombie led the Aztecs with a 73 during the final round of the NCAA regionals on Wednesday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 16, 2017 (Sammamish, Wash.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team saw its 2016-17 campaign come to a disappointing conclusion Wednesday with an eighth-place finish at the NCAA Washington Regional at Aldarra Golf Club. The Aztecs fired a combined 14-over-par 298 during the final round to complete the tournament with a 54-hole total of 30-over 882 on the par-71, 6,885-yard course layout.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF DROPS TO EIGHTH AFTER ROUND TWO AT NCAA REGIONALS

 

Aztecs just four shots in back of coveted fifth-place position

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Photo:  PJ Samiere posted his second straight 71 on Tuesday at the NCAA Washington Regional.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 16, 2017 (Sammamish, Wash.) - Enduring two lengthy morning rain delays, the San Diego State men’s golf team slipped two places into the eighth position at the NCAA Washington Regional after recording a combined 10-over-par 294 during the second round at Aldarra Golf Club.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF TIED FOR SIXTH AFTER ROUND ONE AT NCAA REGIONALS

 

Aztecs’ PJ Samiere, Gunn Yang tied for 14th individually

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Photo:  PJ Samiere shot a 71 on Monday during the opening round of the NCAA Washington Regional.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 15, 2017 (Sammamish, Wash.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team remains in a tie for sixth place at the NCAA Washington Regional, along with Penn State, after shooting a collective 6-over-par 290 on Monday during the opening round at Aldarra Golf Club. 

SDSU MEN'S GOLF RECEIVES 19TH STRAIGHT NCAA REGIONAL BID

 

Aztecs garner seventh seed in Washington Regional

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May 4, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State men’s golf team will venture to the Pacific Northwest for the 2017 Washington Regional May 15-17 as announced Thursday by the NCAA selection committee. The 37th-ranked Aztecs earned a No. 7 seed for their school-record 19th consecutive regional appearance and 22nd overall since the regional format was launched in 1989.

THREE SDSU MEN'S GOLFERS EARN ALL-MW RECOGNITION

 

Mendoza, Samiere, Abercrombie garner all-conference accolades

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Photo:  Nahum Mendoza III became just the fifth Aztec player to earn all-MW honors three times.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 27, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s golfers Nahum Mendoza III (San Diego, Calif.), PJ Samiere (Kailua, Hawaii) and Blake Abercrombie (Rocklin, Calif.) were each selected to the 2017 all-Mountain West team Thursday in a vote of the league’s 11 head coaches.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF FINISHES FOURTH AT MW CHAMPIONSHIP

 

Aztec senior Gunn Yang ties for third individually     

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April 23, 2017 (Tucson) - The San Diego State men’s golf team finished in fourth place at the 2017 Mountain West Championship on Sunday after carding a 6-under-par 282 during the final round at OMNI Tucson National Golf Club.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF DROPS TO FOURTH AT MW CHAMPIONSHIP

 

 

Aztec senior Gunn Yang tied for fifth individually after 36 holes  

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April 22, 2017 (Tucson) - The San Diego State men’s golf team slipped into fourth place at the 2017 Mountain West Championship on Saturday after shooting an even-par 288 during the second round at OMNI Tucson National Golf Club.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF TIED FOR FIRST AFTER ROUND ONE AT MW CHAMPIONSHIP

 

Four Aztecs among individual top 10

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Photo:  Gunn Yang recorded an ace on the par-3 No. 4 Friday during the opening round of the MW Championship.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 21, 2017 (Tucson) - The San Diego State men’s golf team owns a share of lead at the 2017 Mountain West Championship after shooting a combined 9-under-par 279 on Friday during the opening round at OMNI Tucson National Golf Club.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF COMPLETES ACTION AT WESTERN INTERCOLLEGIATE

 

Aztecs complete second round and then struggle in final round

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April 9, 2017 (Santa Cruz) - San Diego State wrapped up action on Sunday at the Western Intercollegiate. The Aztecs completed Saturday’s postponed second round and then played the final 18 holes at Pasatiempo Golf Course.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF FINISHES FOURTH AT DUCK INVITATIONAL

 

Aztecs’ Gunn Yang ties for 10th individually

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Photo:  Gunn Yang (above) and Blake Abercrombie tied for 10th at the Oregon Duck Invitational this week.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 28, 2017 (Eugene, Ore.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team finished in fourth place at the Duck Invitational on Tuesday after firing a combined 8-over-par 292 during the final round at Eugene Country Club.  The Aztecs were unable to gain ground in the standings, however, completing the 28th annual event with a 54-hole total of 17-over 869 on the par-71, 7,020-yard track.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF REMAINS IN FOURTH AFTER DAY ONE IN OREGON

 

Aztecs’ Nahum Mendoza III, Blake Abercrombie tied for 12th individually

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Photo Nahum Mendoza III fired a team-low 69 in round one of the Duck Invite on Monday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 27, 2017 (Eugene, Ore.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team finds itself in fourth place after shooting a collective 9-over par 577 on Monday during the first 36 holes of the Duck Invitational at Eugene Country Club. The Aztecs carded rounds of 284-293 to remain 17 shots behind front-runner Oregon on the par-71, 7,020-yard course layout.

SDSU'S MEN'S GOLF: BLAKE ABERCROMBIE NAMED MOUNTAIN WEST MEN'S GOLFER OF THE WEEK

 

Aztec junior collects first conference weekly accolade

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March 21, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State’s Blake Abercrombie (Rocklin, Calif.) was selected Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week for tournaments played March 12-20, as announced Tuesday by the league office. With his award, the Aztec junior garnered the first conference weekly/monthly accolade of his career and first for SDSU this season.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF: BLAKE ABERCROMBIE TIES FOR SECOND AT LAMKIN SAN DIEGO CLASSIC

 

Aztec junior finishes three shots off the pace on individual leaderboard

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March 14, 2017 (Chula Vista) - San Diego State men’s golfer Blake Abercrombie finished in a tie for second place on the individual leaderboard Tuesday after shooting a 2-under-par 70 during the final round of the 10th annual Lamkin San Diego Classic at San Diego Country Club. With his result, the Aztec junior logged his fourth career top-five placement and second of the year, completing the tournament at 6-under-par 210.

BLAKE ABERCROMBIE LEADS SDSU MEN'S GOLF AT LAMKIN SAN DIEGO CLASSIC

 

Aztecs junior tied for second through 36 holes

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March 13, 2017 (Chula Vista) - San Diego State men’s golfer Blake Abercrombie finds himself in a four-way tie for second place after firing a 4-under-par 140 Monday during the first two rounds of the 10th annual Lamkin San Diego Classic at San Diego Country Club.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF FINISHES 15TH AT SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS COLLEGIATE

 

Junior PJ Samiere leads Aztecs with final-round 70

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Photo:  PJ Samiere tied for 17th at the Southern Highlands Collegiate this week.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 8, 2017 (Las Vegas) - The San Diego State men’s golf team completed its third tournament of the spring Wednesday, finishing 15th at the prestigious Southern Highlands Collegiate after recording a collective 11-over-par 298 during the final round at Southern Highlands Golf Club. 

SDSU MEN'S GOLF IN 15TH AT SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS COLLEGIATE

 

Aztecs remain in 15th in Las Vegas

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Photo:  PJ Samiere continues to lead the Aztecs at the Southern Highlands Collegiate in Las Vegas.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 7, 2017 (Las Vegas) - The San Diego State men’s golf team remained in 15th place after shooting a 12-over 300 on the second day of the Southern Highlands Collegiate at the Southern Highlands Golf Course.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF COMPLETES DAY ONE AT SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS COLLEGIATE

 

Aztecs to tee off for round two on Tuesday at 10:20 a.m.

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Photo:  PJ Samiere led the Aztecs with a 74 during the opening round of the Southern Highlands Collegiate.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

March 6, 2017 (Las Vegas) - The San Diego State men’s golf team finds itself in 15th place at the highly competitive Southern Highlands Collegiate after shooting a 19-over-par 307 on Monday during the opening round at Southern Highlands Golf Club. 

SDSU MEN'S GOLF TIES FOR EIGHTH AT SOUTHWESTERN INVITE

 

Junior P.J. Samiere leads Aztecs with final-round 70

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February 28, 2017 (Westlake Village, Calif.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team slipped into a tie eighth place at the Southwestern Invitational Tuesday after shooting a combined 6-over-par 294 during the final round at the par-72, 6,992-yard North Ranch Country Club.

SDSU GOLF: NAHUM MENDOZA III TIES FOR THIRD AT THE PRESTIGE AT PGA WEST

 

Aztecs drop into tie for sixth as a team

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Photo:  Nahum Mendoza III was the Aztecs' No. 1 finisher at The Prestige at PGA WEST where he tied for third at four under.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

February 22, 2017 (La Quinta, Calif.) - San Diego State men’s golfer Nahum Mendoza III (San Diego, Calif.) tied for third place on the individual leaderboard Wednesday after firing an even-par 71 during the final round of The Prestige at PGA WEST.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF TIED FOR THIRD AFTER DAY TWO AT THE PRESTIGE

 

Aztecs’ Nahum Mendoza III climbs into tie for third individually

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Photo:  Senior Nahum Mendoza III led the Aztecs with a 68 on day two of The Prestige at PGA West.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

February 21, 2017 (La Quinta, Calif.) - The San Diego State men’s golf team remains in a third-place tie after shooting a 5-over-par 289 on Tuesday during the second round of The Prestige at PGA West.  The Aztecs vaulted into the lead midway through the day, opening up a six-shot advantage at one point, before slipping back into the third position at 3-over 571, along with Iowa State.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF TIED FOR THIRD AFTER DAY ONE AT THE PRESTIGE

 

Aztecs’ PJ Samiere tied for third individually­ after 18 holes

Photo:  PJ Samiere led the Aztecs with a 68 during the opening round of The Prestige at PGA West.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

February 20, 2017 (La Quinta, Calif.) - San Diego State men’s golfer PJ Samiere (Kailua, Hawaii) finds himself tied for third place on the individual leaderboard after shooting a 3-under-par 68 Monday during the opening round of The Prestige at PGA WEST.

THREE FORMER AZTECS TO COMPETE AT FARMERS INSURANCE OPEN

 

Ex-SDSU stars J.J. Spaun, Xander Schauffele, Todd Baek to tee off Thursda

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January 25, 2017 (San Diego) - Former San Diego State men’s golf stars J.J. Spaun, Xander Schauffele and Todd Baek are all scheduled to compete this week at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, Calif.

SDSU MEN'S GOLF DEFENDS CROWN AT SAINT MARY'S INVITE

 

Aztecs capture second tournament title of fall campaign

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Photo: PJ Samiere registered his second runner-up finish of the fall campaign on Wednesday at the Saint Mary's Invite.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

October 26, 2016 (Pebble Beach) - Bolstered by three top-six individual finishes, the San Diego State men’s golf team captured its second tournament crown of the fall season at the Saint Mary’s Invitational on Wednesday after shooting a 10-under-par 274 during the final round at Poppy Hills Golf Course.