Golden Eagles will look to build off early season success
Tournament begins Sunday with 36 holes scheduled
Golden Eagles head to Rich Harvest Farms for the Northern Intercollegiate
MU one 14 schools competing in 2014 N.I.T. hosted by Univ. of Arizona
Sophomore leads Marquette golfers to runner-up team finish
2013-14: Recipient of the Hard Work Award ... Made his MU debut at the Doc Gimmler in impressive fashion by shooting a 1-under 209 (68-71-70). Placed tied for 11th and second among MU golfers ... He continued his hot start leading MU with a 2-under 214 at the Windon Memorial Classic finishing tied for 8th ... His 66 in the second round is a low round career best and one away from tying the course record at the Knollwood Club ... Led the team in the Badger Invitational shooting a team low 72 in the first round.
Amateur: Collected Golf Coaches Association of Wisconsin (GCAW) Boys All-State first-team honors in 2012 and 2013, and was a third team all-state selection in 2011 following sophomore season with the Stoughton High School Vikings... GCAW Academic All-State recognition in 2012... First Team All-Badger Conference accolades in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 under Stroughton head coach Dave Taebel... Runner-up finish at the 2011 Wisconsin Interscholatic Athletic Association boys state golf tournament... Captured medalist honors at the Viking/Spartan Invite and the Monona Grove Invite, while place second at the Badger Conference Tournament in 2012... Posted a runner-up finish at the USGA Junior Amateur qualifier during the summer of 2012 while also registering a third-place finish at the AJGA's McArthur Towel & Sports Future Legends event... Named to Wisconsin State Journal First Team All-Area... Competed with Team Wisconsin along with sister, Becky, in in helping win the 2013 Minnesota-Wisconsin PGA Junior Cup 21-15 June 30 and July 1 at the New Richmond Golf Course.... Also competed in the the Wisconsin Junior PGA Championship... Finished in the top-11 for every event competed in during senior campaign... Posted an even par 72 in a second-place finish at the Sparta Invitational... Also scored a second-place finish with a total score of 146 at the WIAA Boys State Golf Tournament...
Personal: Born Sept. 28, 1994 ... Parents are Scott and Molly Klongland and has one younger sister, Becky ... Majoring in Information Technology.