MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) – The Men's Golf team for Northern Michigan University has made their 2019-20 season schedule available with one event in the U.P. and a total of nine competitions.
The season tees off with the Island Resort Collegiate Open and is hosted by South Dakota State University. Taking place at the Sweetgrass Golf Course in Harris, Michigan, the Island Resort Collegiate Open takes place September 7-8. The Wildcats then take part in Findlay University's Doc Spragg Invitational September 28-29. The invite is played at the Findlay Country Club.
In October, NMU opens the month at the Midland Country Club on October 6-7 to compete in the Northwood Invitational. Later that month, on October 21-22, the Wildcats head to Sheboygan, Wisconsin to compete at Whistling Straights Golf Course for the Kohler Classic to complete the first half of the season.
The spring portion of the schedule begins March 4-6 in Tampa, Florida for the Saddlebrook Spring Kickoff at the Saddlebrook Country Club.
NMU will then compete in Kentucky for two events. On March 14-15, the team heads to Kearney Hills Golf Links in Georgetown, Kentucky for the Saginaw Valley State University Spring Invitational. They then go to Lexington, Kentucky for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference South Invitational to play on the University Club of Kentucky.
April sees the Wildcats compete at the Purgatory Golf Course in Noblesville, Indiana for the Purgatory Invitational on April 5-6. The regular season comes to a close April 17-19 for the GLIAC Championships played in Augusta, Michigan at the Gull Lake View Golf Club.
NMU returns five student-athletes from this past season and will look to grow on the improvements they made this past season.