Golf team posts strongest start in over a decade

Tufts opened up its 2018 campaign at the two-day Bill Detrick Invitational, hosted by Trinity College, where it recorded a fourth-place finish. This is the team’s best start to a season since 2007, when it took third place at the Bowdoin Invitational. Host Trinity, the defending NESCAC champions, fielded two teams — one of which took an 11-shot lead […]

Tufts golf shooting for great season this year

The Tufts men’s golf team has the potential to be something special this year. With the departure of just one player, Owen Elliott (LA ’17), and two returning co-captains, seniors Aaron Corn and Taylor Nordan, the team looks like a force to be reckoned with. Although Elliott undoubtedly played a major role in the team’s success. Nonetheless, […]

Jumbos graduate one after narrowly missing NESCAC Championship

The 2016–2017 season was an overall success for the Jumbos. The team performed well on several different occasions and new players developed their skills to fill tournament positions. The Jumbos played a bit inconsistently in the fall season, finishing well in tournaments like the Williams Fall Invitational, where they earned third place out of 18, but middle-of-the-pack […]

Tufts kicks off spring season with a six-stroke win

Tufts traveled to Allendale Country Club in North Dartmouth, Mass. to compete in the Hampton Inn Invite over the weekend. The golfers played well at the tournament and shot consistent scores throughout both rounds to win their first tournament of the spring season. The win was the first No. 1 finish of the 2016–2017 season […]

Jumbos finish fourth at New Englands, Elliot receives individual honors

Men’s golf placed fourth in its final tournament of the fall season, the 82nd Annual New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) Championships this past weekend. Senior tri-captain Owen Elliot paced the Jumbos for a third consecutive week, finishing tied for third overall. Elliot’s two-round score of 149 left him one shot shy of the leaders and a […]

Jumbos just miss at NESCAC Championship Qualifier

Coach George Pendergast’s squad narrowly missed out on qualifying for the NESCAC championships last weekend, as the Jumbos placed fifth at the NESCAC qualifier tournament. A week prior to the NESCAC qualifier, Tufts put together a solid two-day performance at the Williams Invitational that saw the team secure its highest finish thus far this season, tying Middlebury for third place. Tufts followed […]