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Herd Women’s Golf Senior Shelby Brauckmuller Grad Transfers to USF After NCAA Grants Extra Year Due to COVID-19

Spencer DuPuis, Reporter

April 23, 2020

Marshall Thundering Herd women’s golf senior Shelby Brauckmuller has decided to use the extra year of eligibility granted to all NCAA spring student-athletes due to COVID-19 to graduate transfer to the University of South Florida. Brauckmuller is among many student-athletes throughout the country...

Women’s golf disappoints in fourth tournament of the year

Grant Goodrich, Reporter

October 8, 2019

Finishing 15th out of 15 teams, the Marshall University women’s golf team competed in the three-day Princess Anne Invitational last weekend in Virginia Beach for its fourth tournament of the fall season. “We played against some really good teams this past tournament,” Head Coach Brooke Burkhammer...

Marshall Women’s Golf team places second in season opener

Mike Dotson, Reporter

September 13, 2019

Marshall’s Women’s Golf team traveled to Pawley’s Island, South Carolina and played in the Golfweek Program Championship. The team finished second overall as a team, just four strokes shy of finishing first. “They fought hard,” Head Coach Brooke Burkhammer said. “They started off strong,...

Women’s golf releases fall schedule

Sydney Shelton, Sports Editor

August 12, 2019

Marshall women’s golf head coach Brooke Burkhammer announced the 2019 fall schedule, which begins Sept. 8-10 at the Golfweek Program Challenge. “I am excited for the team to come back to campus and get the season started again,” Burkhammer said per Herd Zone. “This schedule is very competitive...

Athlete of the week: Kerri Parks, women’s golf

Athlete of the week: Kerri Parks, women’s golf

April 23, 2019

ABOUT KERRI PARKS YEAR: Sophomore HOMETOWN: Flushing, Mich. SEASON STATISTICS: 74.0 stroke average, five top-10 finishes LAST WEEK’S STATISTICS: 2nd at the Conference USA Championships at 4-under (73-67-72--212) Sophomore Kerri Parks led Marshall to its highest finish at the Confere...

Women’s golf heads to C-USA tournament

Taylor Huddleston, Reporter

April 9, 2019

A par 72, 6,194-yard golf course is where the Marshall women’s golf team is set to travel to the sunshine state of Fort Myers, Florida, to compete in the C-USA 2019 Air Force Reserve Women’s Golf Championship next week, April 15-17 at the Verandah Club. The matches are to tee off at 8 a.m. each d...

Parks, Brauckmuller tie for first place at Kauth Invitational

Staff Report

October 16, 2018

Sophomore Kerri Parks and junior Shelby Brauckmuller finished in a tie for the individual championship Tuesday at the Maryb S. Kauth Invitational at the AT&T Canyons Course at TPC San Antonio. “Kerri and Shelby continue to play well for us every single time we tee it up,” Marshall head coach B...

Herd women’s golf completes first round at 2018 Conference USA Championship

Junior Ylva Forslund follows through and watches a chip shot in front of the green during a tournament earlier in the season. Forslund, a Vreta Kloster, Sweden native, is one of Marshall’s three athetes in the top-15 after Monday’s first round of play.

Luke Creasy, Reporter

April 16, 2018

Marshall Thundering Herd women’s golf began competition at the Conference USA Championship Tournament Monday morning at the Verandah Club in Fort Myers, Florida. The 12-team field finished the first of three rounds in their attempt at this season’s Conference USA Women’s Golf Champion. The Herd c...