2017-18 Women's Golf News

  • COMEBACK ATTEMPT FALLS SHORT FOR WOMEN'S GOLF AT BIG SKY CHAMPIONSHIPS, TEAM FINISHES SECOND
    April 22, 2018
    It took a record-breaking performance to halt the Sacramento State women’s golf team’s run of three consecutive tournament titles. Idaho completed its wire-to-wire path to the Big Sky Conference championship on Sunday by shooting 5-under par as a team. The Vandals finished the tournament with a total 866 to set the tournament record by two strokes. The Hornets were even during the third round and finished in second place with a total of 876 which ranks as the fourth best in conference history. The team has now finished in second place in four of the last five years and has been the runner-up seven times since 2009.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF MOVES INTO SECOND PLACE, SETS UP SUNDAY SHOWDOWN AT BIG SKY CHAMPIONSHIPS
    April 21, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team finished with a total of 1-under par and had a 14-stroke improvement from the first day during the second round of the Big Sky Conference Championships on Saturday at Boulder Creek Golf Club. The Hornets totaled 287 during the round and moved into second place. Unfortunately, Idaho matched Sacramento State’s total and maintained a 5-stroke lead heading into the final round on Sunday.
  • STRONG START, ROUGH FINISH LEAVES WOMEN'S GOLF IN THIRD PLACE AFTER FIRST ROUND OF BIG SKY CHAMPIONSHIPS
    April 20, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team’s quest for a second consecutive Big Sky Conference title was off to a good start through the opening 14 holes of the first round on Monday at Boulder Creek Golf Club. Unfortunately for the Hornets, the final four holes were not as kind as the team slid to third place at the end of the round.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF HAS ALL FIVE STARTERS NAMED TO ALL-BIG SKY CONFERNCE TEAMS
    April 19, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team placed all five members of its starting lineup on the Big Sky Conference first and second teams, it was announced today. Sophomores Sofie Babic and Nishtha Madan were part of the five-member first team while senior Astha Madan, junior Julia Becker and freshman Corinne Viden were named to the second team. Viden also earned the Big Sky Freshman of the Year award.
  • SOFIE BABIC NAMED BIG SKY WOMEN'S GOLFER OF THE WEEK
    April 04, 2018
    Sacramento State’s Sofie Babic was named the Big Sky Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week, it was announced today. The honor is the second for Babic and the fourth for a Hornet golfer this season.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF WINS THIRD STRAIGHT TITLE; BABIC IS MEDALIST AT COWGIRL CLASSIC
    April 03, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team continued to make history en route to its third consecutive team title on Tuesday. The Hornets finished first at the 20-team Wyoming Cowgirl Classic and won the event by 22 strokes. The team totaled 279-287-288-854 to set the school three-round record by nine strokes and also had three individuals in the top five as Sofie Babic was the medalist and Astha Madan and Julia Becker tied for second.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF SETS SINGLE ROUND RECORD, HOLDS LEAD AT COWGIRL CLASSIC
    April 02, 2018
    Behind a record-breaking first round, the Sacramento State women’s golf team jumped to an early lead during the first round of the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic on Monday at Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club. The Hornets shot 279 in the opening round and followed with a score of 287 in the second round. The team’s two-round total of 566 leaves the team 14 strokes ahead of the next closest team headed into the final round on Tuesday.
  • ASTHA MADAN NAMED BIG SKY GOLFER OF THE WEEK
    March 21, 2018
    Senior Astha Madan was named the Big Sky Women’s Golfer of the Week, it was announced today. The honor is the first of the season for Madan, and the third overall for the Hornets.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF COMPLETES EPIC COMEBACK TO WIN SACRAMENTO STATE INVITATIONAL
    March 20, 2018
    Astha Madan drained a 30-foot putt on the 18th hole to secure the team title for the Sacramento State women’s golf team at the Sacramento State Invitational on Tuesday at Sierra View Country Club. Madan birdied her final four holes and helped the team overcome a 12-stroke deficit at the start of the round to win by two strokes.
  • ASTHA MADAN LEADS WOMEN'S GOLF DURING FIRST DAY OF SACRAMENTO STATE INVITATIONAL
    March 19, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team recorded its third best single-round score in school history and has three players among the top five during the first day of the Sacramento State Invitational on Monday at Sierra View Country Club.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF HOSTS SACRAMENTO STATE INVITATIONAL AT SIERRA VIEW STARTING MONDAY
    March 18, 2018
    The fourth annual Sacramento State Invitational returns to Sierra View Country Club in Roseville, Calif., on Mon.-Tue., March 19-20. The first day is scheduled for 36 holes with groups going off the first and 10th tees beginning at 8 a.m.. The tournament will conclude on Tuesday with a single round which will also get under way at 8 a.m.
  • NISHTHA MADAN NAMED BIG SKY GOLFER OF THE WEEK
    March 08, 2018
    Sacramento State sophmore Nishtha Madan was named the Big Sky Conference Golfer of the Week, it was announced by the conference office. The honor is the first for Madan this season.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF RUNS AWAY WITH TEAM TITLE AT FRESNO STATE CLASSIC
    March 06, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team completed its wire-to-wire run to the team title at the Fresno State Classic on Tuesday. The Hornets shot 285-291-289-865 at Copper River Country Club and finished 18 strokes ahead of second-place Indiana. The score was the second best 54-hole total in Sacramento State history.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF, NISHTHA MADAN IN THE LEAD AT FRESNO STATE CLASSIC
    March 05, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf posted its third lowest round in school history during the opening day of the Fresno State Classic on Monday at Copper River CC. The Hornets shot 285 to finish 3-under par in the first round were even before play was halted in the second round due to darkness. Sacramento State leads Indiana by 17 strokes in the team standings with both teams having three golfers left on the course.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF BATTLES COLLEGE GOLF ELITE AT BRUIN WAVE INVITATIONAL
    February 27, 2018
    Julia Becker and Astha Madan each posted their lowest round of the tournament and tied for 23rd place overall to lead the Sacramento State women’s golf team on at the Bruin Wave Invitational.
  • VIDEN LEADS WOMEN'S GOLF IN OPENING DAY OF BRUIN WAVE INVITATIONAL
    February 26, 2018
    Freshman Corinne Viden led the Sacramento State women’s golf team with a 76 in the first round and a 75 in the second round of the Bruin Wave Invitational on Monday. The tournament will conclude on Tuesday at the San Luis Obispo Country Club.
  • BABIC SHOOTS 73, MADAN AND WOMEN'S GOLF TIE FOR FIFTH AT THE GOLD RUSH
    February 13, 2018
    Sofie Babic shot a 1-over par round of 73 and Nishtha Madan tied for fifth place to lead the Sacramento State women’s golf team at The Gold Rush on Tuesday. The Hornets finished tied for fifth place in the 14-team field. The team was tied with fellow Big Sky member Idaho for fifth place and was 16-shots of the pace of tournament champion Georgia.
  • NISHTHA MADAN TIED FOR THIRD, WOMEN'S GOLF TIED FOR FOURTH AT THE GOLD RUSH
    February 12, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team started its spring season on Monday at The Gold Rush at El Dorado GC. The Hornets are tied for fourth place at 23-over (302-297-599) along with Long Beach State and UC Irvine. The three teams are trailing Georgia (+15), Colorado State (+16) and BYU (+17) heading into the final round on Tuesday.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF PICKED TO FINISH FIRST IN BIG SKY PRESEASON COACHES POLL
    January 30, 2018
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team was picked to repeat as the 2018 Big Sky Conference Championship, it was announced today by the conference office. The preseason poll is voted upon by the league’s head coaches who are not allowed to vote for their own team.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF SIGNS MIKI MANTA TO NATIONAL LETTER OF INTENT
    November 08, 2017
    Sacramento State head women’s golf coach David Sutherland announced today that Miki Manta has signed a National Letter of Intent with the program. Manta will enroll at Sacramento State as a freshman in the fall of 2018.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF PLACES THIRD AT RAINBOW WAHINE INVITATIONAL; BABIC SHOOTS 70 IN FINAL ROUND
    November 01, 2017
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team shot 1-over par in the final round of the Rainbow Wahine Invitational on Wednesday to finish in third place. The Hornets totaled 300-286-289-875 to record the fourth best 54-hole score in school history.
  • NISHTHA MADAN SETS SCHOOL RECORD WITH 67 AT RAINBOW WAHINE INVITATIONAL
    October 31, 2017
    Sophomore Nistha Madan set the Sacramento State record by shooting 5-under par 67 in the second round of the Rainbow Wahine Invitational on Tuesday. Madan’s performance followed a 77 in the morning and tied her for second place after the first day.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF WINS TEAM TITLE AT NM STATE AGGIE INVITATIONAL
    October 11, 2017
    The Sacramento State women’s golf team completed its wire-to-wire run through the NM State Aggie Invitational, winning the team title by 20 strokes on Wednesday at the NM State Golf Course. The victory was the first for the team this season and its fourth in the last two years.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF REMAINS IN FIRST PLACE AT NM STATE AGGIE INVITATIONAL
    October 10, 2017
    Sofie Babic shot 72 and Corinne Viden added a round of 73 to help the Sacramento State women’s golf team maintain its team lead during the second round of the NM State Aggie Invitational on Tuesday at the NM State Golf Course.
  • MADAN, WOMEN'S GOLF IN FIRST PLACE AFTER OPENING ROUND OF AGGIE INVITATIONAL
    October 09, 2017
    Astha Madan birdied five of her final six holes to finish the opening round of the NM State Aggie Invitational at 2-under par and help the Sacramento State women’s golf team take the team lead. Madan shot 70 and has a one-stroke lead in the field. Her efforts guided the Hornets to a 1-under par total of 287 which is seven strokes ahead of second place UTEP.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF CLOSES GOLFWEEK CONFERENCE CHALLENGE WITH ITS BEST ROUND
    September 27, 2017
    The Sacramento State women’s golf closed out the Golfweek Conference Challenge with its best team score of the tournament. The Hornets shot 291 during the final round to finish the day at 3-over par. The team was led by a 71 from Sofie Babic and also counted a pair of 73s from Astha Madan and Corinne Viden.
  • BECKER CONTNUES TO LEAD WOMEN'S GOLF AT GOLFWEEK CHALLENGE
    September 26, 2017
    For the second consecutive day, Julia Becker posted the lowest score for the Sacramento State women’s golf team at the Golfweek Conference Challenge. Becker followed her opening round score of 72 with a 3-over par round of 75.
  • BECKER SHOOTS 72 TO PACE WOMEN'S GOLF IN FIRST ROUND OF GOLFWEEK CHALLENGE
    September 25, 2017
    Junior Julia Becker shot an ever par round of 72 to lead the Sacramento State women’s golf team in the opening round of the Golfweek Conference Challenge on Monday at Red Sky Golf Club. The tournament features one school from 18 different Div. I conferences and will continue with single rounds on Tuesday and Wednesday.
  • PATEL, BABIC NAMED BIG SKY GOLFERS OF THE WEEK
    September 20, 2017
    Sacramento State’s Ash Patel and Sofie Babic were named the Big Sky Conference Men’s and Women’s Golfers of the Week, it was announced today. The honor was the first for Patel while Babic claimed her second award.
  • WOMEN'S GOLF, BABIC, PLACE SECOND AT WSU COUGAR CUP
    September 19, 2017
    Playing through rain, wind, temperatures in the low 50s and even a brief bout of hail, the Sacramento State women’s golf team finished in second place at the WSU Cougar Cup on Tuesday at Palouse Ridge GC.
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