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
2014-15: BIG EAST All-Academic Team ... Shot a three-round total of 220 while carding a second round 72 at the Windon Memorial ... Finished T18 at the Erin Hills Intercollegiate after a third round of 72 and three-round total of 222.
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 his 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 Stoughton head coach Dave Taebel... Runner-up finish at the 2011 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association boy's 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 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.