The Orion

Men’s golf team picking up the slack

The Chico State men's golf team opens up their season at the Saint Martin's Invitational. Photo Courtesy of TL Brown.

Kenta Mcafee

October 2, 2016

The Chico State men's golf team has succeeded early in their season, with a first and a second place finish in their first two invitationals. The success the 'Cats have enjoyed comes in spite of recently losing their head coach TL Brown. The team was ranked first in the nation after their performance...

Nick on the Green

Nick Green. Photo Courtesy of Chico Wildcats Website.

Kenta Mcafee

September 20, 2016

After the departure of men's head golf coach TL Brown, the Chico State athletic program searched nationwide for a coach to replace him. The search ended across the hall from Brown, at the office of Nick Green, the head coach of women's golf. Green took over the women's golf program in 2014 and served...

‘Cats golf fall season recap

Kevin Lucena

December 16, 2014

The Chico State men’s golf team recently wrapped up the fall 2014 portion of their season in November. Here is a recap of how the Wildcats finished the semester ranked second in the nation by and fifth in the coaches rankings.Mustang Fall Intercollegiate The team kicked off the season playing against...

Men’s golf ready to open season

Men's golf ready to open season

Kevin Lucena

September 17, 2014

Fresh off an appearance in the NCAA Championships, the Chico State men's golf team is back in action. Here's a look at the members of the team and their goals for the upcoming year. 2013-2014 Season 12 Highlights [box] Ranked No. 5 in the nation by The Golf Coaches Association of America as of May 1...

Practice spots for golfers plentiful

Chico State golfer Lee Gearhart swings earlier this year. Photo credit: Emily Teague

Kevin Lucena

August 25, 2014

"Practice makes perfect" is something we hear said about every sport, but it’s especially true for golf, where just a few feet can be the difference between having a birdie putt or hitting into a hazard.Fortunately even in a smaller town like Chico, the local golf courses, both public and private, are happy to give members of the Ch...

Chico State's independent student newspaper
tl brown