Golf - W - Archives 2018

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Golf Team Predicted To Finish Second In 2018 Poll
Golf - W 02/16/2018

The UAlbany golf team has been predicted to finish second in the preseason poll, which forecasted the outcomes for the 2018 spring season. The preseason poll is voted on by the league's head coaches.

The UAlbany Golf Team Announces Spring Schedule
Golf - W 02/14/2018

The University at Albany golf team has announced its schedule for the upcoming 2018 season. The schedule includes five tournaments consisting of twelve matches.

Women's Golf Finishes Fall Season 8th in Delaware
Golf - W 10/22/2017

ALBANY, N.Y. – Women's Golf Finish: 8th/9 Tournament: University of Delaware Lady Blue Hen Invitational Location: Rehoboth Beach, DE – Rehoboth Beach Country Club Team Scores: UAlbany 939 (315-316-308)

Women's Golf Receives Program Best Ranking
Golf - W 10/20/2017

ALBANY, N.Y.—The Golfstat Division I Women's Golf rankings were released October 17, 2017 ranking the UAlbany Great Danes at 152. To date this is the program's best ranking to date. "When the ranking came out, I was very pleased and excited to see our program at its best ever. It is a direct reflection of the hard work and talent this team has displayed over the summer and the entire fall season," said head coach Colleen Cashman-McSween. "Any given weekend, all the players have the ability to lead this team and it is huge when you know you can count on every player to play well." This season the Women's Golf Team has been very successful with three top-five finishes at tough tournaments. Additionally, sophomore Helga Einarsdottir was just recently named the MAAC Women's Golfer of the Month. Einarsdottir's best performance was at the Rutgers Invitational where she tied for 4th overall shooting nine over par. Other consistent top performers have been sophomores Annika Espino and Megan Henry. In the past two tournaments at Dartmouth and Yale, the duo tied for 20th at each course, both shooting eight over par. ".When I first started here at UAlbany, it was a goal of mine to get this program into the Top 125 in the country and we are most definitely going in the right direction to achieve that," said Cashman-McSween. UAlbany is currently in the midst of competing in its final fall tournament of the season at the Lady Blue Hen Invitational in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.

Women's Golf to Finish Fall Season in Delaware
Golf - W 10/18/2017

ALBANY, N.Y.—The University at Albany Women's Golf team will finish their fall tournament season this weekend at the Lady Blue Hen Invitational.

Women's Golf Finishes Yale Intercollegiate Day Early
Golf - W 10/09/2017

NEW HAVEN, C.T. – Women's Golf Finish: 10th / 15 Tournament: Yale Intercollegiate Location: New Haven, C.T. – the Course at Yale Short Story: After a rained-out third round, UAlbany finished 10th based on scores from rounds one and two. Megan Henry and Annika Espino finished on top for the Great Danes tying for 20th. Round Scores: 297-310 --- 607 (+39)

Einarsdottir Named MAAC Female Golfer of the Month
Golf - W 10/04/2017

ALBANY, N.Y.—Helga Einarsdottir was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Women's Golfer of the Month. This sophomore from Iceland has recorded outstanding scores for the month of September including a program record at Rutgers. At Rutgers, Einarsdottir shot 9 over par (225) in the three-round tournament with round scores of 78-69-78. Her second round score of 69 was a program best, which also tied for the lowest round score of the tournament. Einarsdottir's 69 round (five under par) was composed of six birdies and a bogey.

Women's Golf Takes 2nd out of 11 at Dartmouth
Golf - W 09/24/2017

Women's Golf Finish: 2nd/ 11 Teams Tournament: Dartmouth Invitational Field: Quinnipiac, Dartmouth, Boston University, Siena, Sacred Heart, Hartford, Central Conn. St., LIU, Holy Cross, and Fairfield Location: Hanover, NH – Hanover Country Club Short Story: UAlbany Women's Golf places 2nd at the Dartmouth Invitational led by top-ten finishers Annie Lee (T5) and Helga Einarsdottir (T7). Each UAlbany team member finished in the top-half of the Invitational composed of 63 golfers.

Women's Golf Travels to Dartmouth Invitational
Golf - W 09/22/2017

ALBANY, N.Y. -- The University at Albany women's golf team plays its third tournament of the fall season this Saturday Sept. 23rd and Sunday, Sept. 24th competing in the Dartmouth Invitational at Hanover Country Club in Hanover, N.H. THE FIELD UAlbany will compete with ten other participating schools: Dartmouth, Boston University, Quinnipiac, Hartford, Central Connecticut, LIU Brooklyn, Siena, Fairfield, Sacred Heart, and Holy Cross.   2016 DARTMOUTH INVITATIONAL Last season at Dartmouth, Annika Espino sunk the program's first hole-in-one on her 10th hole, shooting the team-low of 72. Last year, Boston College took the tournament title shooting 584. The Great Danes shot scores of (325-297: 622 overall). UAlbany improved their round one scores the second day, cutting 28 strokes to move from 12th place to 7th. Annie Songeun Lee and graduated senior Paige Fujihara tied for 22nd overall shooting 155 between the two days.

UAlbany Earns 4th Straight Title Against Siena
Golf - W 09/17/2017

ALBANY, N.Y. – Women's Golf Finish: 1st Tournament: Crosstown Challenge vs. Siena Location: Albany, N.Y. – Albany Country Club Short Story: UAlbany tops Siena for the 4th straight year at the Crosstown Challenge. Annie Songuen Lee and Helga Einarsdottir both shot a 75 tying for first place. Team Scores:  321-307-305 (+69)

UAlbany Looks for 4th Straight Title Against Siena
Golf - W 09/14/2017

ALBANY, N.Y.—The University at Albany Women's Golf team hosts MAAC rival for its annual Crosstown Challenge. The Great Danes have won this tournament for the past three years and are looking to bring home another trophy.

Einarsdottir Leads UAlbany to 4th Place at Rutgers
Golf - W 09/10/2017

PISCATAWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J.- UAlbany Women's Golf places fourth at the Rutgers Women's Golf Invitational. Helga Einarsdottir led the team in the first tournament of the season shooting a program best round of 69.