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There’s no such thing as a good walk spoiled

Golf, a game dating back to early 1400s Scotland (although some experts even believe a version of the game was invented in China during the eighth century), is a tradition unlike any other. The pageantry and thrill of the sport create an atmosphere for golfers young or old, professional or amateur, or frankly anyone from…

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Sense of community, togetherness abounds in Macalester golf

Without paying close attention, it is easy to miss the Macalester men’s golf apparel among those of other teams on campus. Among the black polo shirts of the men’s soccer team and the Mac Pack t-shirts worn by cross country, a select few players sport Macalester golf gear. They don’t leave an impression on the…

New coach hopes to grow Macalester’s golf program
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New coach hopes to grow Macalester’s golf program

troyThe beginning of this year’s golf season represented a time of uncertainty for the Macalester golf team. The team, which competes at the varsity level in both men’s and women’s divisions, had just hired a new coach and lost all but one member on the women’s side. Moving forward into the new season was a…

Women’s Golf looks forward to starting spring season
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Women’s Golf looks forward to starting spring season

After a brief period of green grass on campus, snow has returned to Minnesota. Many golfers this time of year flee to the south to escape these weather conditions; however, the weather hasn’t deterred the Macalester Women’s Golf team from making strides towards improvement in the land of seemingly never-ending snow. After a rocky fall…