2011-12 Men's Golf News

May 2, 2012Tilghmann and Dean receive RMAC Golf Academic AwardsMountain Lions Michael Tilghman and Grant Dean were both honored by the RMAC this week when they were both names to All-Conference Academic teams.
April 20, 2012Mountain Lions have two named All-RMACThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs had two golfers named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All Conference team this past week. Kevin Witte and Eddie DeLashmutt were honored.
April 3, 2012Mountain Lions win the Skyhawk Desert Shootout, DeLashmutt wins individuval titleThe UCCS men's golf team continued their Spring season this week by winning the Skyhawk Desert Shootout hosted in Palm Desert, CA. Not only will the team take the tournament title home, but Eddie DeLashmutt won the individual title as well. DeLashmutt, following up his recent RMAC Golfer of the Week honor, shot 225 over three rounds to take the individual title. One shot behind DeLashmutt was teammate Spencer Biersdoff, who finished tied for 2nd place with his stellar three rounds. Grant Dean was the third top finisher for the Mountain Lions, as he finished tied for 7th place. The overall individual results were as follows:
March 29, 2012Eddie DeLashmutt RMAC Men's Golfer of the WeekUCCS Mountain Lion Eddie Delashmutt shot a nine-under par (207) to tie for first place out of 100 golfers at the Grand Canyon Thunderbird Invite in Litchfield Park, Arizona (Wigwam Golf Course). He carded a 69 in each of the three rounds, helping the Mountain Lions finish third out of 20 teams.
March 28, 2012#20 Mountain Lion take 3rd at the Grand Canyon University InviteThe UCCS men's golf team continued their Spring season by traveling to Grand Canyon University to compete in the Thunderbird Invite this past week. The Mountain Lion continued to impress, playing against some of the best competition that NCAA Division II has to offer, finishing 3rd overall in the tournament. Impressively, the Mountain Lions were led by Eddie DeLashmutt who shot 69 in all three of his rounds at the long, tough Wigwam Golf Course. DeLashmutt finished tied for 1st overall among individual finishers.
March 16, 2012#12 Mountain Lions Finish Strong at the Socal IntercollegiateThe UCCS men's golf team continues their early Spring season with the motto if you want to be the best, you have to play against the best. Although an 8th place tie finish might not seem quite up to the standards of the #12 nationally ranked Mountain Lions, given the incredible field of the top teams in Division II as well as the tough course at Mission Viejo Country Club, the UCCS men believe the dues they pay now will pay off come RMAC Championship and NCAA Championship time.
March 6, 2012#12 Mountain Lions complete the St. Edwards Invitational TournamentFor most Colorado Springs residents, dusting off your golf clubs in March usually means you've traveled out of state to a much warmer climate so you can play on a course that is not snow covered. For the UCCS men's golf team, who've been relegated to practicing throughout the Colorado winter on fake or dead surfaces and likely haven't stood over half the shots their opponents have on green grass so far this year, to finish in the St. Edward's Invitational in 6th place among the 17 teams in attendance marks an exciting start to the early Spring golf season.
November 30, 2011Golf Team Heads into Winter Ranked No. 12 and No. 13The University of Colorado Springs golf team is going into the winter ranked 12th nationally in the Golfstat ranking and 13th in the Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches’ Poll.
November 4, 2011UCCS Golf Team Listed 12th and 17th in National RankingsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs golf team goes into the winter ranked 12th nationally in the Golfstat rankings and 17th in the Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches' Poll.
October 11, 2011UCCS Golfers Rally, Take Second at CCU Fall Invitational Spencer Biersdorff's 3-under par 69 led a spirited rally for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Wednesday as the Mountain Lions climbed two places to finish in second at the CCU Fall Invitational at Raccoon Creek Golf Club.
October 10, 2011UCCS in Fourth After Two Rounds of CCU Fall InvitationalKevin Witte shot a 3-under par 141 as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs finished the first day of the CCU Fall Invitational in fourth place.
October 7, 2011Biersdorff Named RMAC Golfer of the WeekSpencer Biersdorff of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men's Golfer of the Week, the RMAC announced Thursday.
October 5, 2011Former Mountain Lion Shoop Trying to Qualify for European Golf TourShortly after graduation former UCCS Mountain Lion, Chris Shoop, took a big step in his professional golfing career. He competed in the European Qualifying School for the European Tour.
October 4, 2011Second-Place Finish Likely to Boost National Ranking for UCCS GolfersA final-round rally by the Mountain Lions came up one stroke short as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs had to settle for second place at the Grand Canyon Fall Invitational, which concluded Tuesday at Wigwam Golf Club.
October 3, 2011Mountain Lions in Second After First Day of Grand Canyon InvitationalSpencer Biersdorff and Grant Dean each shot 3-under par to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs into second place after the first two rounds of the Grand Canyon Fall Invitational Monday to Wigwam Golf Club.
September 26, 2011Mountain Lions Win NSIC/RMAC Crossover by 13 StrokesFour Mountain Lions finished among the top nine players as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs won the NSIC/RMAC Crossover Tournament by 13 strokes.
September 25, 2011Biersdorff Paces UCCS Golfers into First-Round LeadBehind a 4-under par 68 by Spencer Biersdorff, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs finished the first round of the NSIC/RMAC Crossover Tournament in first place on Sunday at Wild Horse Golf Club.
September 19, 2011Mountain Lions Finish 11th at Falcon InvitationalEdward Delashmutt's 4-under par 68 tied for the fourth-best round Monday and helped the University of Colorado Colorado Springs move up one spot and into an 11th-place finish at the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational.
September 18, 2011Mountain Lions in 12th After Two Rounds of Division I Falcon InvitationalSpencer Biersdorff shot a first-round 67 and a 4-under par 140 for the day to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to 12th place after two rounds, both played Sunday, of the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational at the Eisenhower Blue Golf Course.
September 7, 2011UCCS Golfers Finish Fifth at Grizzlie InvitationalA final-round 292 (8-over par) dropped the University of Colorado Colorado Springs golf team to a fifth-place finish at the Grizzlie Invitational at Cattails Golf Club.
September 6, 2011UCCS Golf Team Ranked No. 25 in National PollThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs golf team is ranked in the top 25 in the Golf World/Nike Golf preseason Division II coaches' poll that was released Aug. 31.
September 6, 2011Mountain Lions in Third-Place Tie After Two Rounds of Grizzlie InvitationalNewcomers Kevin Witte and Edward Delashmutt stood out as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs finished the first two rounds, both played Tuesday, in the Grizzly Invitational in a third-place tie.
August 30, 2011UCCS Golfers Picked Second in Preseason Coaches' PollThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's golf team was picked to finish second in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference according to the RMAC's annual preseason coaches' poll.
May 13, 2011UCCS Adds Two Nationally-Ranked JUCO GolfersUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs golf coach Phil Trujillo announced Friday that he had signed two nationally-ranked JUCO golfers, Edward Delashmutt and Kevin Witte, both from powerful Mesa Community College in Mesa, Ariz.
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