2016-17 Men's Golf News

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    March 22, 2017
    Burrows Named Summit League Men's Golfer of the Week Oral Roberts’ Cody Burrows was named Summit League Men’s Golfer of the Week for his performance during the week of March 15-21.
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    March 14, 2017
    Play Suspended During Round One of Bob Sitton Invitational An early frost delay resulted in round one of the Bob Sitton Invitational being suspended Tuesday at the TPC Four Seasons course in Dallas.
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    March 14, 2017
    ORU Jumps in Standings in Round Two of Bob Sitton Invitational The Oral Roberts men’s golf team matched its season low with a 294 Wednesday in the second round of the Bob Sitton Invitational to move up to seventh place out of 24 teams. Arkansas State leads the way at 570 (288-282) with ORU sitting at 590 (296-294).
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    March 14, 2017
    Outstanding Finish Vaults ORU to Fourth Place Finish at Bob Sitton Invitational The Oral Roberts men’s golf team posted one of the best rounds in school history Thursday in the final round of the Bob Sitton Invitational, jumping to fourth in the standings at 874 (296-294-284). Only twice since 2013 has ORU posted a lower score. Arkansas State finished the tournament at even par 852 (288-282-282) to earn the 10-stroke victory.
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    March 11, 2017
    Golden Eagles Finish Play at Rain-Shortened Border Olympics Joshua Montgomery improved seven shots and jumped nearly 30 spots in the standings and Cody Burrows again led the way for the Oral Roberts men’s golf team as the Golden Eagles finished 19th in the 36-hole Border Olympics.
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    March 10, 2017
    Weather Alters Day One of Border Olympics Rainy weather forced an early suspension during the first round of the Border Olympics, which started Friday morning at Laredo Country Club. Four teams have yet to have finished their opening rounds.
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    February 19, 2017
    ORU Finishes Play at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate The Oral Roberts men’s golf team held steady on Sunday at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate, shooting 309 to finish the tournament 21st at 916 (311-296-309). Oregon won the tournament by nine shots after shooting 838 (282-271-285).
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    February 17, 2017
    Golden Eagles Start Spring at Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate The Oral Roberts men's golf team started its spring season in California this weekend as the Golden Eagles began the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate. Cody Burrows is tied for 11th overall, leading ORU to a 311 score after 18 holes, putting the Golden Eagles 20th overall.
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    February 17, 2017
    ORU Improves 15 Shots at Desert Intercollegiate Day two was much more promising for the Oral Roberts men’s golf team as the Golden Eagles shot 296, a 15-shot improvement, in the second round of the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate. ORU currently sits at 607 (311-296) after two rounds and is in 21st place.
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    January 19, 2017
    ORU Picked Fourth in Summit League Preseason Poll The Oral Roberts men’s golf team was picked to finish fourth in the Summit League according to the league’s head coaches it was announced Thursday.
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    January 05, 2017
    ORU Announces 2017 Hall of Fame Class The Oral Roberts University Athletic Department has announced its 2017 Hall of Fame Class, which will be honored at halftime of the ORU men’s basketball game against IUPUI January 14, which will tip off at 3 p.m. Former ORU student-athletes Charleton Dechert (men’s golf), Faithy Kamangila (women’s track/cross country), Sam McCants (men’s basketball) and Tyler Saladino (baseball) make up the 2017 class of inductees.
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    November 29, 2016
    Men's Golf Adds Two During November Signing Period The Oral Roberts men’s golf team took advantage of the November signing period and added two new golfers, including Mike Biata, who will join the team in the spring semester. Dustin Hasley will join the Golden Eagle squad as a freshman in the fall of 2017.
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    October 18, 2016
    ORU Takes 10th at Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate The Oral Roberts men’s golf team continued to play well and broke 300 as a team for the fourth straight round as the Golden Eagles shot 882 (292-294-296) to finish 10th overall at the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate.
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    October 17, 2016
    Low Scores Put ORU Ninth at Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate Two of the best rounds of the season put the Oral Roberts men’s golf team in ninth place after two rounds of the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate Monday. ORU shot 292-294—586 on day one of the event while Grand Canyon holds a 12 shot lead as the only team under par as a team, shooting 277-280—557.
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    October 10, 2016
    Darkness Halts Play at Paintbrush Invitational Just shy of finishing the second round, darkness halted play at the Paintbrush Invitational, with the Oral Roberts men’s golf team sitting in 12th place in an outstanding field of competition that includes a pair of Big 12 teams as well as teams from the Big 10 and Pac 12.
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    October 10, 2016
    ORU Takes 12th at Paintbrush Invitational The Oral Roberts men’s golf team matched their second best round of the season in the third round of the Paintbrush Invitational Tuesday and finished 12th overall, just behind Iowa and Colorado State.
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    September 27, 2016
    ORU Takes Eighth at Memphis Intercollegiate For the second tournament in a row the Oral Roberts men’s golf team saved its best round for last as the Golden Eagles finished with a 296 to take eighth at the Memphis Intercollegiate Tuesday. ORU finished at 913 (311-306-296) for the tournament while Little Rock came from behind to win the event at 897 (304-303-288).
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    September 26, 2016
    Men's Golf Ninth at Memphis Intercollegiate Scores across the board were inflated as the wind blew through Memphis on Monday in the first round of the Memphis Intercollegiate. The Oral Roberts men’s golf team hung in the middle of the pack and finished the day ninth overall at 617 (311-306).
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    September 19, 2016
    ORU Starts Fall Season at Ram Masters Invitational The Oral Roberts men’s golf team started fall action Monday as the Golden Eagles competed in the Ram Masters Invitational, hosted by Colorado State.
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    September 19, 2016
    Golden Eagles Finish Tied for 17th at Ram Masters Invitational The Oral Roberts men’s golf team improved considerably in the final round but was unable to make up any ground as the Golden Eagles finished the Ram Masters Invitational in a tie for 17th overall.
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    July 28, 2016
    Men's Golf Earns GCAA Team Academic Award The Oral Roberts men’s golf team has earned a 2016 Team Academic Award from the Golf Coaches Association of America, it was announced by the organization this week.
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    July 20, 2016
    Cleveland Golf/Srixon Honor Torgerson as All-America Scholar Oral Roberts men’s golfer Trevor Torgerson continued to rack up awards on Wednesday as he earned Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar honors from the Golf Coaches Association of America.
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    July 14, 2016
    Torgerson Earns NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Oral Roberts men’s golfer Trevor Torgerson has earned an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, it was announced by the NCAA this week. With a perfect 4.00 GPA in biology, Torgerson was also a CoSIDA Academic All-American this season.
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    July 01, 2016
    Burrows Finishes Runner-Up at OGA Stroke Play Rising sophomore Cody Burrows battled until the end and finished runner-up at the Oklahoma Golf Association Stroke Play Championship, which finished June 29 from Oaktree Country Club.