MICHIGAN RUNNING NEWS - March 2, - Volume 15, No. 24
Scheduled Games. Minnesota Invitational. University of Minnesota Logo. Sep 10 (Mon). at Day 1 of the Minnesota Invitational . Louisiana State University Logo. Pre-Meet Information Available · MSHSL State Cross Country Class AA ( Dpeickhoff) Nov 7, MSHSL State Cross Country Class A. Oct 3, Recap Story recap for Women's Golf at Loyola Fall Invitational on September 17, at a.m. Kiawah Island Spring Classic . SOUTH BEND, Ind. - The IUPUI women's cross country team Grand Valley State won the Gold Race with 53 points, easily Team Results 1. Minnesota-Duluth -
We checked out the track which is no longer there; Trine has had no track since a football stadium was built. It was called Tri State University back then. The university changed it's name in to Trine University because of a large donation from an Alumni called Trine. The university was established in John Wherley, Northville Road Runners legend, attended school here and earned his engineering degree.
I officiated the 35 pound weight throw and shot put for men and women. The throwing inmplements are slightly less weighted for women. My partner for the day was Doug Weir from the Grand Rapids area. It became a long day, yet went by quickly since the track meet was happening all around us all day.
I picked up a lot of 35 pound weights and shot puts along with kneeling down to read the tape for measurements. There was lots of cheering going on as the runners ran by in different events. Reminded me of my track and field days competing all those years with teams of various sorts.
The meets are where we experienced lots of comaraderie and fun; it was always like family. We were the last event to get done. Trine University was the conference champs and they were celebrating in the fieldhouse as we left. It was great day to be officiating at a first-ever indoor championship. I drove around the acre campus and checked out that football stadium without a track.
Interesting-- football is king even though it loses money hand over fist and other sports are left in the dust. Got to my hotel and called it a night. Drove over to Portage about 15 miles from my hotel.
I was a pacer for the walkers the first year when the temperature was around the zero mark when we started.
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The race started and ended at Portage High School. The race also included a 5K and a 10K. A big crowd was in the school waiting for the start.
I signed up and got ready to run. It was a fantastic day for running since it was 45 degrees at 8 am. Struggled to a 4-over 74 to finish T7, six strokes behind Woods. Marked his fourth top finish in five starts at East Lake, highlighted by his victory in World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational: Opened with rounds of and stood T2 before a final-round Began the final round of th Open Championship at Carnoustie 2-over through five holes, but moved into a six-way tie for the lead at 6-under with a foot eagle putt at No.
With four pars to close, finished T2 at 6-under in his 10th start in The Open. Marked his fourth consecutive top-five finish at The Open, dating to his win in Sinceno player has recorded more than five top-five finishes at The Open. After making the cut on the number even-par at the Memorial Tournament, recorded weekend rounds of to finish T8 for his third top of the season.
Paired with America's Patrick Reed in the final group entering the final round of the Masters Tournament in his quest to complete the career grand slam, shot a 74 to finish T5.
Started the final round three strokes behind Reed but started par-birdie to pull within one. Was four behind at the turn and never threatened the lead on the second nine. Sunday's final-round 74 joined his 76 in and 80 in as three over-par final-round scores in 10 appearances.
With T5 finish, earned his fifth consecutive top at the Masters. Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard: Entering the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard two shots off the lead, birdied five of his last six holes en route to a bogey-free 64 and three-shot victory over Bryson DeChambeau.
His final-round 64 tied Gary Woodland Waste Management Phoenix Open for the lowest final round by a winner this season. The victory was his second consecutive top-five finish at Bay Hill: The Arnold Palmer Invitational has produced seven international champions eight wins and three consecutive: Following the event, McIlroy credited recent sessions with Brad Faxon for his putting success.
Recorded three early birdies to sit one stroke off the lead at 9-under through six holes of the final round at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational before back-to-back bogeys at the 14th and 15th holes derailed his chance to win. Finished T5 at 7-underhis sixth top in 10 starts.
Hit 52 of 56 tee shots in excess of yards at Firestone CC excluding par-3s to lead the driving distance statistical category. Seeking his fifth major championship, began The Open Championship 5-over through his first six holes but battled back to a 1-over Closed with rounds of to finish T4 seven strokes behind Jordan Spieth.
The finish marked his fourth straight top finish at Augusta.
Is the only player to finish inside the top 10 in each of the last four Masters, dating to After beginning the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational five strokes off the lead, recorded seven birdies en route to a final-round charge that saw him move into a tie for the lead at one point.
A bogey on the 18th hole, a product of his first three-putt of the week, led to a 3-under 69 for a T4 finish. Had he won, would have tied Tiger Woods for the second-largest come-from-behind victory at Bay Hill, trailing only Tom Kite and Gary Koch's six-stroke comeback victories.
With the finish, moved to No. World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship: Returned to competition at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship where he climbed into the solo lead with rounds of before weekend scores of led to a T7 finish. Entered the final round trailing Storm by three strokes, but when moved into the lead when his playing partner suffered a three-putt bogey on the 14th hole. A bogey of his own on the 17th hole deadlocked the two players, with Storm eventually parring the third extra hole for the victory.
Played through pain in Johannesburg, having his back taped up and taking anti-inflammatory medicines. Withdrew from the following week's Abu Dhabi Championship following a scan that showed a stress fracture in one of his ribs. Entered the Playoffs finale in the No.
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Recorded 11 top finishes from 18 starts. Secured his third Race to Dubai title in four years on the European Tour. Was named European Tour Golfer of the Year for the third time in four years. DP World Tour Championship: Making his fourth start at the Ryder Cup, went in his five matches in the European team's loss to the United States at Hazeltine.
Week ended with a 1-down loss to Patrick Reed in the opening singles match on Sunday, what some considered one of the most exciting matches in Ryder Cup history. Holed out for eagle from yards on No. A final-hole birdie in regulation moved him to under and forced a three-way playoff with Chappell and Ryan Moore. After Chappell exited the playoff with a par at the first extra hole No. He and Moore returned to the 18th for a second playoff hole, which was halved with pars.