July 11, 2011
Speck Named as NGCA All-American Scholar
CORAL SPRINGS, Florida – The National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar Teams for Division I, II & III were announced today with a total of 566 women’s collegiate golfers recognized with this prestigious honor. including Southwestern University junior, Karissa Speck. The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar Team are some of the most stringent in all of college athletics. The minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50.
June 24, 2011
98 Student-Athletes Named to SCAC Academic Honor Roll
SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) announcex its Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll on Thursday for the 2011 spring term and 98 Southwestern student-athletes were recognized.
June 20, 2011
SCAC Announces Women's Golf All-Sportsmanship Team
SUWANEE, Ga. – The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) today announced its third annual Women’s Golf All-Sportsmanship team. Ten women’s golf players were selected to the 2011 squad including Southwestern University sophomore Karissa Speck.
May 16, 2011
Coburn, Speck Named to NGCA All-Region Teams
The National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA) has announced the 2010-11 student-athlete and coaches awards for Division III Women’s Collegiate Golf and Southwestern University's Kelsey Coburn (pictured, left) and Karissa Speck (pictured, right) were named to the All-Region team. Winners were recognized at the NGCA Division III Awards Banquet held in Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida.
April 25, 2011
Women's Golf Takes Fourth at Championships
After three rounds of golf the Southwestern Pirates ended in fourth place at the SCAC Championships held at Horseshoe Bay over the weekend.
April 24, 2011
Pirates Up One Spot After Second Round
With two rounds in the books at the SCAC Golf Championships in Horseshoe Bay, TX the Southwestern women's golf team moved up one spot into fourth place.
April 23, 2011
Women's Golf in Fifth After Day One
With not only a challenging course facing the Pirates but immensely windy conditions at Horseshoe Bay, the Pirates had a respectable showing in the first round of the SCAC Conference Tournament, finishing the day in fifth place.
April 5, 2011
Pirates Close Regular Season with Fourth Place Finish
The Pirate women's golf team closed the regular season on Tuesday afternoon with a fourth place finish at the Southwestern Invitational held at Teravista Golf Club on Monday and Tuesday. SU finished with 690 strokes and seven strokes ahead of SCAC counterpart, Trinity.
March 31, 2011
Women's Golf Re-enters Top 25
The April 4 Golf World/NGCA Division III Coaches’ Poll was released, combining the resources of Golf World magazine and the National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA), and the Southwestern Pirates were ranked 24th in the nation in the latest poll.
March 20, 2011
Round Three Trips Up Pirates
After two strong rounds at the Jekyll Island Invitational the Southwestern women's golf team had a difficult third round on Sunday afternoon, falling to eighth place overall.
March 19, 2011
Continued Improvement Highlights Pirates in Georgia
Southwestern was tied for second place after an outstanding day one, trailing Centre by just one stroke and were one stroke in front of National Champion Methodist with 323 strokes. The Pirates continued to play well but the challenging course snuck up on SU as they closed out day two in a tie for fourth with Illinois Wesleyan.
March 15, 2011
Women's Golf Takes Second at TLU
Kelsey Coburn took the top spot at the TLU Intercollegiate Invitational on Tuesday, leading the Pirates to a second place finish at the event.
March 8, 2011
Women's Golf Opens Spring Season at UMHB
BELTON, Texas - The Pirate women's golf team teed off their spring season at the Mary Hardin-Baylor Invitational on Monday and Tuesday, finishing in tenth place at the event.
October 12, 2010
COURSE CHALLENGES PIRATES AT SCAC FALL PREVIEW
HORSESHOE BAY, Texas - Southwestern University faced one of their toughest challenges of the year thus far playing at the SCAC Fall Preview at Horseshoe Bay. They finished in sixth place overall out of ten teams.
September 29, 2010
PIRATE WOMEN'S GOLF CLOSES OUT LADY CRU FALL INVITATIONAL
BELTON, Texas - The depleted Southwestern women's golf team closed out their individual rounds at the Lady Cru Fall Invitational hosted by the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor on Tuesday. The three golfers representing SU put on strong performances at the event.
September 28, 2010
SPECK IN FIRST PLACE AT UMHB FALL INVITATIONAL AFTER FIRST ROUND
BELTON, Texas - First-year transfer Karissa Speck is leading the pack after one round at the Lady Cru Fall Invitational hosted by the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. Speck leads by one stroke with an opening round 77.
September 20, 2010
INJURED PIRATES FINISH IN 10TH AT O'BRIEN NATIONAL INVITATIONAL
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - A short handed Pirate golf team finished in tenth place at the highly competitive O'Brien National Invitational held in South Bend, Ind. on Sunday and Monday.
September 14, 2010
PIRATES IN SECOND PLACE AFTER FIRST ROUND AT FALL OPENER
SEGUIN, Texas - The youthful Pirates have begun their fall season and sit in second place out of eight teams at the Lady Bulldog Fall Classic. Southwestern is just three shots off of the leader, McMurry University, and has three golfers in the top ten.
September 14, 2010
COMPETITION HEATS UP IN FINAL DAY OF INVITATIONAL
SEGUIN, Texas - The Pirate women's golf team fell to a fifth place finish despite three of the four golfers improving on their first round scores in the final day at the TLU Bulldog Invitational.
September 10, 2010
WOMENS GOLF RELOADS FOR START OF 2010 FALL SEASON
GEORGETOWN, Texas The domination continues as the Pirate womens golf team returns from yet another trip to the NCAA Championships for the beginning of the 2010-2011 season. Southwestern returns two golfers from last years team that finished in 5th place at the NCAA Championships.