2012-13 Men's Golf News
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May 18, 2013
Entering the third and final round of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional trailing by five strokes for the individual spot, FGCU freshman Edward Figueroa knew he needed a special round. With five birdies in his first eight holes of the day, Figueroa nearly pulled off the comeback, but fell just short of advancing to the NCAA Championships after a final round four-under 68 at Golden Eagle Golf & Country Club.
May 17, 2013
FGCU men's golf freshman Edward Figueroa kept himself in contention for the Tallahassee Regional advancing individual spot on Friday, carding a second round even-par 72 to sit in a tie for 20th place a Golden Eagle Golf & Country Club.
May 16, 2013
Ignited by three birdies in his first four holes and an eagle on the par-5, 532-yard 18th hole to close out his first NCAA Championship round, FGCU freshman Edward Figueroa carded a four-under 68 at Golden Eagle Golf & Country Club on Thursday to sit in a tie for sixth at the Tallahassee Regional.
May 15, 2013
FGCU men's golf freshman Edward Figueroa will get to stay in-state for his first NCAA Regional appearance, as he opens play in Tallahassee on Thursday at Golden Eagle Golf & Country Club.
May 06, 2013
Just hours after advancing through the local U.S. Open qualifier, FGCU freshman Edward Figueroa learned that his first collegiate season in the green and blue will continue as he heard his named called during the 2013 NCAA Division I Men's Golf Selection Show on NCAA.com.
May 01, 2013
Coming off his fourth top 10 performance of the year at the Atlantic Sun Championship, freshman Edward Figueroa has been named the A-Sun Freshman of the Year, announced by the league office on Wednesday.
April 23, 2013
For the second straight day the FGCU men's golf team moved up one spot in the Atlantic Sun Championship standings, firing its tournament-best with a 300 in Tuesday's final round to finish in sole possession of sixth place at the Legends Course at Chateau Elan.
April 22, 2013
Freshman Edward Figueroa carded one of just four rounds and even-par or lower on Monday, as the FGCU men's golf team moved into a tie for seventh place after two rounds of action at the Atlantic Sun Championships held at the Legends Course of Chateau Elan.
April 21, 2013
Sophomore Jack Hernandez's two-over par 74 highlighted the FGCU men's golf team’s first round at the Atlantic Sun Championship held at the Legends Course of Chateau Elan, as the Eagles sit in sole possession of eighth place in the 10-team field.
April 20, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team will begin its quest for its first-ever Atlantic Sun Championship on Sunday when it begins play at the three-day conference championship at the Legends Course of Chateau Elan. The Eagles' best finish at the A-Sun Championship came in 2010 when they placed second.
April 09, 2013
Freshman Edward Figueroa turned in his third top 10 finish of the year to highlight the FGCU men's golf team’s seventh place showing at the Jim West Intercollegiate hosted by Texas State at TPC Craig Ranch on Tuesday.
April 08, 2013
Freshman Edward Figueroa sits in a tie for 12th place overall to lead FGCU through the first two rounds of the Jim West Intercollegiate hosted by Texas State at TPC Craig Ranch on Monday. The Eagles sit in eighth place in the field of 11 teams through 36 holes.
April 07, 2013
Coming off a second place finish at the FAU Spring Break Championship, the FGCU men's golf team will get its final tune up before the Atlantic Sun Championships starting on Monday at the Jim West Intercollegiate hosted by Texas State at TPC Craig Ranch.
March 31, 2013
Led by four players with scores of 74 or lower, the FGCU men's golf team carded the lowest round of the final day of the FAU Spring Break Championship on Sunday with a 288 to tie for second place in the 18-team field at The Fountains Country Club.
March 12, 2013
Junior Matt Cote fired an even-par 72 to finish 13th individually while the FGCU men's golf team finished in a tie for seventh overall at the competitive General Hackler Championship hosted by Coastal Carolina on Tuesday at the TPC of Myrtle Beach.
March 11, 2013
Just five days removed from its last tournament, the FGCU men's golf team battled the quick turnaround on Monday by finishing the 36-hole opening day of the General Hackler Championship hosted by Coastal Carolina in seventh place in the ultra-competitive 11-team field at the TPC of Myrtle Beach.
March 04, 2013
Led by a trio of players that shot one-over 73, the FGCU men's golf team resumed its spring season on Monday with a team score of 294 to sit in third place at the Harmony Golf Preserve Intercollegiate hosted by VCU.
February 05, 2013
Paced by solid rounds from freshmen Edward Figueroa and Jake Sherwin, the FGCU men's golf team wrapped up play at the Sea Best Invitational hosted by Jacksonville University held on the legendary PLAYERS Stadium Course at the TPC at Sawgrass in a tie for 13th place.
February 04, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team opened its spring championship season in style on Monday with two rounds on the legendary PLAYERS Stadium Course at the TPC at Sawgrass. The Eagles improved by 12 strokes from round one to round two on the 36-hole opening day at the Sea Best Invitational hosted by Jacksonville University and sit in 13th place in the 15-team field.
November 06, 2012
Freshman Edward Figueroa's three-under 69 was the second-lowest round of the day, but it wasn’t enough to lead the FGCU men's golf team to its fourth straight Stetson Invitational title, as the Eagles finished second behind No. 42 UCF at Victoria Hills Golf Club.
November 05, 2012
Led by all five players in the top 20, the FGCU men'S golf team turned in a strong opening 36 holes at the Stetson/CFSC Invitational on Monday and sit just one stroke out of first place at Victoria Hills Golf Club.
October 23, 2012
Highlighted by freshman Edward Figueroa's third top 20 finish of the year, the FGCU men's golf team concluded play at the Pinetree Intercollegiate hosted by Kennesaw State at the Pinetree Country Club in eighth place out of a field of 12.
October 22, 2012
A 17-stroke team improvement from the morning to the afternoon round helped the FGCU men's golf team finish the opening 36-hole day of the Pinetree Intercollegiate hosted by Kennesaw State in a tie for sixth in the 12-team field at Pinetree Country Club on Monday.
October 03, 2012
Just two days removed from setting an FGCU 54-hole scoring record en route to taking home medalist honors at the Cobra-PUMA Invitational, freshman Edward Figueroa was named the Atlantic Sun Golfer of the Week, announced by the league office on Wednesday.
October 01, 2012
Led by freshman Edward Figueroa's Miromar Lakes Golf Club record eight-under 64, the FGCU men's golf team capped the Cobra-PUMA Invitational with its third consecutive under-par round en route to defending its title with a 19-stroke win over the 15-team field.
September 30, 2012
Keyed by three players in the top 10 that posted a combined 20-under par score, the FGCU men's golf team posted the two lowest rounds of the opening day of the Cobra-PUMA Invitational at Miromar Lakes Golf Club to sit in first place by 12 strokes after 36 holes.
September 25, 2012
FGCU men's golf newcomers Edward Figueroa and Mathias Boesmans continued the strong start to their first seasons in the green and blue on Tuesday, as the Eagles wrapped up play at the St. Mary’s Invitational being held at Bayonet and Blackhorse Golf Courses.
September 24, 2012
The FGCU men's golf team opened play at the competitive 15-team St. Mary's Invitational on Monday, splitting the 36-hole day between Bayonet Golf Course and Blackhorse Golf Course.
September 23, 2012
The FGCU men's golf team will make the trip out west for the third straight year to take part in the two-day St. Mary’s Invitational on Monday and Tuesday at Bayonet and Blackhorse Golf Courses.
September 18, 2012
The FGCU men's golf team wrapped up its opening tournament of the fall season on Tuesday, finishing in 14th place at the GolfWeek Conference Challenge hosted by Iowa at Spirit Hollow Golf Course. The Eagles concluded the three-day event with a team score of 308 to finish with a scorecard of 306-300-308/914.
September 17, 2012
FGCU men's golf senior Jeremy Self showed his veteran leadership in Monday’s second round at the GolfWeek Conference Challenge, shooting a one-under par 71 to lead a six-stroke team improvement from Sunday for the Eagles at Spirit Hollow Golf Course.
September 16, 2012
Led by freshmen Edward Figueroa and Jake Sherwin who were making their collegiate debuts, the FGCU men's golf team completed its first round of the 2012 Fall season in a tie for 10th place at the Golfweek Conference Challenge at Spirit Hollow Golf Course hosted by Iowa.
July 31, 2012
FGCU men's golf senior-to-be Kyle English and incoming freshman Edward Figueroa will represent the Green and Blue in the 112th U.S. Amateur Championship in two weeks, as the duo each won their respective qualifier to earn a spot in the field.