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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 14:20:00 EDTSenior Matthias Schwab once again proved he is one of the world’s top amateur golfers after finishing in sixth place individually at the World Amateur Team Championship in Riviera Maya, Mexico, with a final total of 11-under, 275 (67-72-69-67). Schwab helped push his native Austria to third-place among 71 teams participating in the four-day event with a final score of -18-under par, 554 (139-140-138-137).
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:47:00 EDTSenior Matthias Schwab will compete in the World Amateur Team Championship Wednesday through Saturday for Austria in Riviera Maya, Mexico, at the Mayakoba El Camaleon and Iberostar Play Paraiso golf courses.
Sun, 04 Sep 2016 18:08:00 EDTSenior Matthias Schwab and junior Theo Humphrey each finished the Carmel Cup with a three-round total of 208 to lead the Commodores at the Pebble Beach Golf Links event. Schwab and Humphrey each finished in a tie for fifth, and as a team, Vanderbilt finished in fourth at the eight-team event with a total of 1056 (356-347-353).
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 17:50:00 EDTJunior Theo Humphrey shot a four-under par, 68, in his second round at the Carmel Cup and leads the Commodores on the individual leaderboard with a two-round total of 138 (70-68), which places him in fifth individually. As a team, Vanderbilt is in fourth place with a team score of 703 (356-347) after two rounds.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 18:47:00 EDTJunior Theo Humphrey and freshman John Augenstein each carded a two-under par, 70, on Friday in the first round of the sixth annual Carmel Cup at the legendary Pebble Beach Golf Links in Pebble Beach, Calif. As a team, Vanderbilt counted a five-man total of four-under par, 356, in the first round and are in fifth place on the team leader board heading into Saturday’s play.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 09:42:00 EDTThe Vanderbilt men's golf team opens its 2016-17 season this weekend at the world-renown Pebble Beach Golf Links with seven other teams at the sixth annual Carmel Cup on California's Monterrey Peninsula. Action gets underway Friday morning at 7:00 a.m. Pacific time.
Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:17:00 EDTFormer Commodore Brandt Snedeker has qualified for the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, MInn., this September 27-October 2 after his finish at The Barclays this weekend at Bethpage Black. Snedeker will join seven other players, Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth, Phil Mickelson, Jimmy Walker, Brooks Koepka, Zach Johnson, and Patrick Reed as the United States’ eight automatic qualifiers. Captain Davis Love III also has four captain’s picks at his disposal for the competition in the fall.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:55:00 EDTFormer Commodores Jon Curran, Luke List, and Brandt Snedeker will all tee it up this weekend at The Barclays, the first leg of the FedEx Cup, in Farmingdale, N.Y., at Bethpage Black.
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:10:00 EDTVanderbilt sophomore Will Gordon advanced to match play this morning in a playoff at the U.S. Amateur after birdieing his first playoff hole at the Oakland Hills Country Club’s North Course in Bloomfield Hills, Mich., on the par three, 178-yard 10th hole.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 20:05:00 EDTVanderbilt senior golfer Matthias Schwab advanced to the round-of-64 match-play portion of the U.S. Amateur on Tuesday after finishing the two-round stroke-play part of the tournament in a tie for 11th with a two-under par, 138 (69-69) at the Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Sophomore Will Gordon, who finished with a two-over par, 142 (70-72), in stroke play, will participate in a playoff Wednesday morning at 8 a.m. with 22 others for a spot in the round of 64.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:38:00 EDTThe Commodore men’s golf team will participate in the 2016 edition of the East Lake Cup presented by Hewlett Packard Enterprise, a three day tournament October 31 through November 2nd at the East Lake Club in Atlanta, Ga., that features four of collegiate golf’s best teams and three days of live coverage on the Golf Channel.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 21:48:00 EDTVanderbilt rising sophomore Will Gordon stormed back from three down on Friday in the quarterfinals of the Western Amateur to defeated Braden Bailey, 1-up, to advance to the semifinals of the prestigious amateur event, a tournament which has seen the likes of Phil Mickelson, Justin Leonard, Ryan Moore, and Tiger Woods have raised the championship trophy.
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:45:00 EDTVanderbilt will once again play one of the nation's toughest schedules at some of the most well-known golf courses in the world in 2016-17, with their challenging slate beginning September 2-4 at the Pebble Beach Golf Links with seven other teams in the Carmel Cup. In all, the Commodores will play eight regular season events and the SEC Championship, which will have a stroke/match play format for the first time at the Sea Island Golf Club in Sea Island, Ga.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 12:37:00 EDTSeveral current Commodores are thriving on the amateur golf circuit in some of the nation and world’s most prestigious tournaments, and current PGAer Brandt Snedeker is gearing up for another run at the Claret Jug at The Open Championship this weekend. Here’s the latest from Vanderbilt golf.
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:12:00 EDTJuniors Simone Charley and Matthias Schwab have been named Vanderbilt’s 2015-16 Athletes of the Year. Both are nominees for the SEC Athlete of the Year honor.