Golden Eagles finish seventh out of 14 teams
Tourney shortened to one round due to weather
Tourney begins Sunday at Kingsmill Resort
Marquette returns to action March 24-26
MU to compete in 54-hole event at Las Colinas GC
Prior to Marquette:Was the top-ranked prep golfer in Iowa, according to the Junior Golf Scoreboard, coming out of Decorah High School under coach Rich Gaard ... Named 2012 3A Player of the Year by the Iowa High School Golf Coaches Association ... Co-captain of the Vikings boys golf and and boys basketball teams ... Four-time first team all-state selection by the Iowa Golf Coaches Association and four-time All-Northeast Iowa Conference selection ... Helped Decorah HS to capture the 2012 3A Iowa High School state title ... Finished as the individual runner-up in Iowa High School State Tournament as a senior ... Placed fifth at the 2011 AJGA McArthur Towel and Sports Future Legends event ... Advanced to the round of 16 at the 2011 Iowa Amateur Match Play.
Personal:Born Nicholas Nelson on Jan. 11, 1993 ... Son of Andrew and Nancy Nelson ... Currently deciding on a major.