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
AWARDS AND HONORS
2016-17: Started five events, including the last four and the BIG EAST Championship... Finished T-11 in his first career BIG EAST Championship appearance (76-79-72--227) - shot an important final round 72 (E) to help Marquette win its third conference title and second at Callawassie Island G.C... Matched his career-best event finish when he tied for eighth as an individual at the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular (73-75-73--221)... Carded a season-low 69 (3-under-par) in the first round of the Badger Invitational at University Ridge G.C. Sept. 11... Finished 64th at the NCAA Sammamish Region (74-83-76--233).
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.
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