Highlights for the university’s golf programs over the fall semester include a tournament win and a first-ever under-par round — now they're preparing to take on the spring semester.
Since becoming head coach in May 2019, Matranga’s team has improved in scoring average and national ranking.
The Mavericks will continue their season Feb. 16 in the All-American Intercollegiate at the Golf Club of Houston in Humble, Texas.
The men’s team will compete in the Mark Simpson Colorado Invitational, and the women’s team will compete in the New Mexico State Aggie Invitational.
Alumnus Adam Babb, whose national ranking was second best in UTA history, has returned to his alma mater to pass on wisdom to the current men's golfers.
Head coach Catherine Matranga said the team is familiar with the different shots that accommodate the conditions on the course for the Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate.
The women’s team will compete in the Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate in Palm Desert, California, while the men will travel to Erie, Colorado, for the Mark Simpson Colorado Invitational.
The men’s team was declared co-champion of the Lone Star Invitational while the women’s team placed 11th at the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational.
The men’s golf team tied for fourth place at the Sun Belt Conference Men’s Golf Championship but fell to the University of Louisiana Monroe in a playoff that decided who advanced to a four-team match play.
The women’s golf team finished seventh at the Sun Belt Conference Women’s Golf Championship on Wednesday at LPGA International in Daytona Beach, Florida.
MANSFIELD, Texas — The women’s golf team capped off its inaugural UTA Invitational with a fifth-place finish Tuesday at Walnut Creek Country Club.
Camilo Avila was an avid soccer fan growing up in Bolivia. He has always loved soccer, but his passion for golf is what led him to a captain spot on the UTA men’s golf team.
Despite a top-10 finish from sophomore Paul Gonzalez, the men’s golf team closed out the Maridoe Intercollegiate in 13th place Monday in Carrollton, Texas.
This is the first in a series about the equipment and traditions that UTA’s athletic teams embrace. The series will look at a different sport each week, giving students a more intimate look at the relationships athletes have with their gear.
Golf director Stuart Deane snagged a first-place finish at the Joyce Crane/Veritex Bank Section Championship on Tuesday in The Colony, Texas.
The women’s golf team concluded its inaugural season at the Sun Belt Conference Women’s Golf Championships on Tuesday at the Raven Golf Club in Sandestin, Florida.
The women’s golf team registered its highest finish in program history, placing second at the ORU/SFA Spring Break Invite on Wednesday at Trophy Club Country Club.