Thursday, September 13, 2012

Marsaglia encouraged as UIS golf opener approaches

Better averages in practice suggest the University of Illinois Springfield men’s golf team has what it needs to improve upon last season’s success.

The Prairie Stars’ qualifying scores are encouraging to coach Frank Marsaglia as they prepare for the first tournament of the fall campaign, Monday’s Wisconsin-Parkside Fall Invitational.

“The averages are all better than what they were last year at this time,” he said. “Last year, my averages ranged from 73 in practice to 86. Right now I range from 72 up to 78. My upper end is down a lot.”

The team was featured by the State Journal-Register on September 13, 2012.

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